Fear the Cowboy Wins Skip Away Stakes at Gulfstream Park
Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida was the scene of the $100,000 G3 Skip Away Stakes on Saturday, March 25 - a 1 1/8 mile dirt test for horses four years old and upward. Kathleen Amaya and Raffaele Centrofanti's 7-2 third betting choice Fear the Cowboy provided the slight upset in the field of six when he caught the leaders in the stretch and prevailed by three lengths for his fist graded stakes win. Even money favorite Zulu captured second with Flashy Jewel getting in for third at 8-1 odds. Hy Riverside was fourth while 2-1 second choice Team Colors, and Joshua's Comprise rounded out the order of finish.
2017 Skip Away Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (3-4) Paid: $26.20
- $1 Trifecta (3-4-2) Paid: $48.30
- $1 Superfecta (3-4-2-1) Paid: $116.40
- $2 Daily Double (5/3) Paid: $27.20
- $1 Pick 3 (1/5/3) Paid: $41.30