Racing News

GOLDEN PICK 6 JACKPOT TO BEGIN AT $877K FRIDAY

SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016

ED JOHNSON ROCK SOLID IN ALCATRAZ AS BAZE SWEEPS WEEKEND STAKES

SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Ed Johnson held firmly after clearing on the lead to post a 2 ¼-length victory in the $75,000 Alcatraz Stakes and remain unbeaten in three turf starts on Sunday at Golden Gate Fields.
 

CENTRAL HEAT STAYS HOT WITH REPEAT IN GOLDEN POPPY

ALBANY, CALIF. – Heavily favored Central Heat wore down second choice Chocolatier to successfully defend her title in the $61,025 Golden Poppy for fillies and mares on Saturday at Golden Gate Fields.
 
Central Heat has now won seven consecutive races, a streak that also includes the 2015 Golden Poppy and Luther Burbank Handicap.
 

GOLDEN PICK 6 JACKPOT CARRYOVER NOW UP TO $778K

FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016

GOLDEN PICK 6 JACKPOT CARRYOVER JUST SHY OF $750K MARK

THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016

CENTRAL HEAT REUNITED WITH BAZE FOR GOLDEN POPPY REPEAT BID

THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Central Heat will be reunited with Hall of Fame jockey Russell Baze when she aims for her seventh straight victory on Saturday in the $50,000 Golden Poppy Stakes for fillies and mares.
 
The Golden Poppy is a 1 1/16-mile turf event and was carded as the seventh race on Saturday’s nine-race card. Post time for the Golden Poppy is scheduled for 4:49 p.m.
 

GOLDEN PICK 6 JACKPOT SWELLS PAST $693K AT GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

The Golden Pick 6 jackpot at Golden Gate Fields will begin at $693,304.33 on Sunday.  The popular 20¢ wager will start with race 4, which is scheduled for 2:22 p.m.  Half of the Pick 6 sequence is slated to be run on the turf course.