Saturday, July 4, 2020
Gulfstream Park on July 4th--Two Carryovers, Azalea and Carry Back Stakes for 3-YOs
Good morning, and Happy Fourth of 4 July.
Today is the 244th birthday of our glorious nation--the United States of America.
However, today's weather might not be glorious at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla.
At 10:30 a.m., it is partly cloudy at Gulfstream. But the Weather Channel forecast is for a 50 percent and higher chance of thunderstorms from 2:00 p.m. onward. We will keep you posted on track conditions amid our coverage.
*First post is 12:00 p.m. for a 12-race card.
*The first race has a carryover of $5,808 on the Super Hi-5. It is a $12,500 claiming race at 1 1/16 miles on turf for fillies and mares 3-YO and up.
*The co-features are:
--$75,000 Azalea , 7 furlongs on dirt, 3-YO fillies, It is the ninth race with scheduled post of 4:00 p.m.
--$75,000 Carry Back, 7 furlongs on dirt, 3-YO. It is the 1th race, with scheduled post at 5:00 p.m.
We will have previews early this afternoon on this blog.
*The Rainbow 6 has a carryover $69,364. The 20 cents per combination-only bet is on races seven to twelve with the sequence scheduled to start at 3:00 p.m.
Gulfstream is open for wagering in two parts of its property--the Silks simulcast room on the ground floor and the Ten Palms restaurant on the second floor. Safety and sanitation protocols are in place due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Reservations are required for Ten Palms and recommended for Silks. The main phone number at Gulfstream is (954) 454-7000.