Gulfstream, Laurel Featured in Friday’s Stronach 5

Gulfstream, Laurel Featured in Friday’s Stronach 5

Free Past Performances, $100,000 Guaranteed Pool
Industry-Low 12-Percent Takeout
Video: All-Star Ticket

LAUREL, MD –The Stronach 5, which has proven over the past several months to offer a strong return on investment, will feature races from Gulfstream Park and Laurel Park when it kicks off Friday at 4:50 p.m.

The Stronach 5 features a $100,000 guaranteed pool, free past performances, an industry-low 12-percent takeout, and an All-Star ticket.

Friday’s sequence kicks off with races 8 and 9 at Laurel Park – a mile event on the turf for 3-year-olds and up and a six furlong claiming event for fillies and mares – before picking up races 7, 8 and 9 from Gulfstream Park.

Three of the five races in Friday’s Stronach 5 are scheduled on the turf.

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Friday’s Stronach 5 sequence

●   Leg One – Laurel Park 8th Race –(11 entries, 1 mile turf) 4:50 ET, 1:50 PT

●   Leg Two –Laurel Park 9th Race – (9 entries, 6 furlongs) 5:22 ET, 2:22 PT

●   Leg Three –Gulfstream Park 7th Race– (10 entries,7 ½ furlongs turf ) 5:28 ET, 2:28 PT

●   Leg Four – Gulfstream Park 8h Race – (9 entries,5 furlongs ) 6:02 ET, 3:02 PT

●   Leg Five –Gulfstream 9th Race– (12 entries, 1 mile turf) 6:34 ET, 3:34 PT

The minimum wager on the multi-race, multi-track Stronach 5 is $1. If there are no tickets with five winners, the entire pool will be carried over to the next Friday.

For the Stronach 5, if a change in racing surface is made after the wagering closes, each selection on any ticket will be considered a winning selection. If a betting interest is scratched, that selection will be substituted with the favorite in the win pool when wagering closes.

The Maryland Jockey Club serves as host of the Stronach 5.