Donegal Moon Wins Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park
Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey was the scene of the $150,000 Grade 3 Pegasus Stakes on Sunday, June 19. Three year olds went 1 1/16 miles on Monmouth Park's dirt track. Donegal Racing's, Todd Pletcher trained Donegal Moon posted the slight upset in the field of seven prevailing by 1 1/4 lengths for his first ever stakes win. 28-1 longshot Extinct Charm finished a good second with Awesome Slew getting in for third at 6-1 odds. Saratoga Jack was fourth followed by overwhelming 1-5 favorite Unified who faded badly, Abiding Star and Memories of Winter to complete the order of finish.
2016 Pegasus Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (6-2) Paid: $233.60
- $1 Trifecta (6-2-1) Paid: $352.30
- $1 Superfecta (6-2-1-3) Paid: $1,733.30
- $2 Daily Double (7/6) Paid: $105.40
- $1 Pick 3 (3/7/6) Paid: $96.70