Mind Your Biscuits Wins Malibu Stakes at Santa Anita Park
Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California played host to the $300,000 G1 Malibu Stakes on Monday, December 26. Three year olds took to Santa Anita's dirt track and raced seven furlongs. Mind Your Biscuits improved on a quality third in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint and prevailed by a half length as the 7-2 second betting choice. 4-1 third choice Sharp Azteca finished a good second in the field of nine while 8-5 favorite Ten Blessings closed from sixth to finish third. Mor Spirit, who was sent off at 4-1 was fourth and was followed home by Awesome Banner, Semper Fortis, Who's Out, Horse Greedy, and Jazzy Times, to complete the order of finish. Navy Hymn scratched.
2016 Malibu Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (2-7) Paid: $39.80
- $1 Trifecta (2-7-4) Paid: $49.80
- $1 Superfecta (2-7-4-8) Paid: $159.70
- $2 Daily Double (4/2) Paid: $187.00
- $2 Pick 3 (11/4/2) Paid: $1,018.20