Gulfstream Park Day 13: Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Reeves Thoroughbred Racing’s Classic Rock, a stakes winner at Gulfstream Park, will make his first start since July in Wednesday’s fourth race at the Hallandale Beach, Fla. oval. Photo By Lauren King

Gulfstream Park Selections by John M. Gaver III: Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Week three of the 2017-18 Championship Meet at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. commences in earnest on Wednesday, December 20 with a 10-race program on the agenda.

The card features a quintet of allowance/optional claiming affairs including the fourth on the program, in which the Maclean’s Music colt Classic Rock, who annexed the restricted $75,000 Roar Stakes by open lengths at Gulfstream back in July, will make his return to the races.

Additionally, the program has a seven-day, $167,193 carryover in the 20-cent Rainbow 6 Jackpot (races 5-10).

John M. Gaver III

The Green Sheet had five winners on Sunday’s 11-race program at Gulfstream, nailed down a pair of Pick 3’s, and touted a $171 trifecta for a $1 wager in the seventh on the card. On the day, The Sheet had a positive 149 percent return on investment (ROI*), or a flat-bet profit of $2.98 cents for each two dollars wagered on its top selections.

12 days day into the 2017-18 Championship Meet in Hallandale Beach, The Sheet is hitting at a 31 percent strike rate; its top selections have finished in the money 64 percent of the time.

For FREE, annotated selections for the Wednesday, December 20 program at Gulfstream Park, click HERE.

*Return on investment is calculated by placing a hypothetical $2 win wager on all top selections and dividing the net profit by the total amount wagered.


Header image: “Jockeys,” by Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917). Pastel on paper, 1886


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