Saturday's Gulfstream - 13 Races - $1.6 Million Rainbow Carryover
HorseRacingFLA Staff Report
Gulfstream Park will host a 13 race card Saturday, with a first post time of 12:45 PM. 118 starters are listed to run on the full card.
One stakes race is planned: the Inside Information Stakes in race 11. It’s a Grade II race for fillies and mares, 4 y/o and up on the dirt, with a $200,000 purse up for grabs. Tequilita, at 5:2 ML odds is the favorite in the 8 horse field. Post time is 5:37 PM.
On the carryover news, there are two carryovers Saturday. The Super Hi-5 wager ($1 minimum) in race 1 should play out with a $3,300 carryover if 7 starters race.
As our headline states, the Rainbow 6 continues to ramp up; now at $1,612,710 million. It was last hit for the jackpot February 15th, 21 racing days ago.
The kickoff will be in race 8 at approx. a 4:07 PM post time.
Thirteen bettors collected $18,828 each on the winning Rainbow wager, as 55 starters competed. Just 3 favorites won on the day, and the outlier was the 13:1 win in race 10 by Major Kelly, by 4-1/4 lengths.
Bettors added $428,760 to the Rainbow 6 pool Friday, and Gulfstream paid out 56% of that – $240,105 – to the 13 bettors.
The late Pick 4 paid $1,444 on the minimum 50 cent bet.
The late Pick 5 paid $5,041.