Converge Wins Palm Beach Stakes at Gulfstream Park
The Grade 3 Palm Beach Stakes was run Saturday, February 27 at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida - a 1 1/16 mile turf test for three year olds. Paul Pompa Jr.'s 5-2 morning line favorite Converge was best in the 13 horse field, winning by three quarters of a length over Giant Run who was sent off at 9-1 odds and 11-1 shot Ousby who got in for third. J R 's Holiday, Gimlet, Scholar Athlete, Space Mountain, 2-1 second choice Kismet's Heels, Don't Be So Salty, Cave Johnson, Urban Bourbon, Frontier Ranger and American Phantom completed the order of finish while Azar scratched.
2016 Palm Beach Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (11-10) Paid: $86.80
- $1 Trifecta (11-10-3) Paid: $435.70
- $1 Superfecta (11-10-3-13) Paid: $4,467.00
- $2 Daily Double (5/11) Paid: $34.60
- $2 Pick 3 (13/5/11) Paid: $537.80