Illuminant Wins Gamely Stakes at Santa Anita Park
The $300,000 Grade 1 Gamely Stakes was contested Monday, May 30 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. Fillies and mares three years old and upward went 1 1/8 miles on Santa Anita's turf track. Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners' 5-1 shot Illuminant took control on the far turn and never looked back en route to her first stakes win. Overwhelming 4-5 favorite Wekeela finished second in the field of nine while Elektrum got in for third at 8-1 odds. Keri Belle was fourth and was followed by Fanticola, Nancy From Nairobi (GB), Dressed to a T and Nashoba's Gold to complete the order of finish. Evo Campo scratched.
2016 Gamely Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (8-6) Paid: $33.00
- $2 Trifecta (8-6-5) Paid: $172.20
- $1 Superfecta (8-6-5-7) Paid: $575.40
- $2 Daily Double (8/8) Paid: $262.80
- $2 Pick 3 (5/8/8) Paid: $1,560.80