Gulfstream Park has a ten-race card on Friday with first post of 12:35 p.m.
The carryover on the Rainbow 6 is $12,764. It will be on races five through ten, with the sequence set to begin at 2:35 p.m.
There are no stakes races on the Friday card.
*On Wednesday the Rainbow 6 was hit by a single ticket for the first time in the first 13 race days of the championship meet that began on Dec. 1. It paid $580,349 on the 20-cent only bet.
On Thursday, Gulfstream began a new Rainbow 6 pool, with betting of $53,160.
There were nine tickets with winners of all six races. Each received $3,306.56 on the 20-cent only bet.
Gulfstream took out 20 percent of Thursday's Rainbow 6 bet, divided 56 percent among the winning tickets and put 24 percent into a new carryover.
*On Saturday, Gulfstream has an 11-race card with first post of 12:00 p.m.
The featured tenth race is the $100,000 Mr. Prospector Stakes at seven furlongs on dirt for 3-year-olds and up. The race has eleven entrants. We will have a preview on Saturday morning.
*On Sunday, Gulfstream has an eleven-race card with first post of 12:00 p.m. There are no stakes races on the card.
Gulfstream will be dark for racing this coming Monday, Christmas Eve, and this coming Tuesday, Christmas Da
The Equibase web site shows that no North American thoroughbred tracks will be open for live racing either day.
However, the Gulfstream casino will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day--just like most if not all other casinos in South Florida.
Gulfstream has live racing each Wednesday through Friday. It will add a live race day on Tuesday, Jan.1.