Wake Forest Wins Mac Diarmida Stakes at Gulfstream Park
Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida played host to the $200,000 G2 Mac Diarmida Stakes on Saturday, March 4. Horses four years old and upward took to Gulfstream's turf track and raced 1 3/8 miles. 2-1 favorite Wake Forest returned to his winning ways, getting up late to claim victory by just a head. 9-1 shot Patterson Cross also made a late run and finished second in the field of 11 with 29-1 longshot Reporting Star another neck back in third. 4-1 second choice Bigger Picture was fourth while Mr Maybe, Danish Dynaformer, Flatlined, Charming Kitten, Watershed, Twilight Eclipse and Smooth Daddy completed the order of finish. Taghleeb scratched.
2017 Mac Diarmida Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (4-12) Paid: $66.40
- $1 Trifecta (4-12-3) Paid: $705.50
- $1 Superfecta (4-12-3-7) Paid: $5,937.80
- $2 Daily Double (3/4) Paid: $13.80
- $1 Pick 3 (7/3/4) Paid: $34.50