Gulfstream Park racing has an 8-race program Friday to start its live 3 day racing; with a 12:50 p.m. post time. Today is also the start of its Sunshine Meet, running about 12 weeks through Nov. 26th. For more detailed information on this meet, read Gulfstream Media’s article here: https://gulfstreampark.com/news/sunshine-meet-gets-under-way-friday-at-gulfstream-park/
The 3rd through 8th races are the Rainbow 6 races, starting at approximately 1:48 PM. The carryover Friday will be $46,080, with a $75,000 guaranteed pool if the wagering does not reach that. In the last live racing, August 27th, 6 favorites won on the day, 5 in the last 6 races. The longshot winner was just 3:1 in race 7. That, plus many scratched horses broke a multi-year record, in that the Rainbow 6 paid just $45.52 to around 600 winners.
55 runners entered the gates Sunday, with 36 entries in the Rainbow 6 sequence.
The winning program numbers on the last 6 races were: 2/4/6/7-1/2/7-1/3-6-5/7-8 where 6 of 6 collected.
Total all-sources track handle was $3.25 million Sunday. The purse money totaled $303,000 under cloudy-fast conditions.