Lost Bus Wins Santa Monica Stakes at Santa Anita Park
Las Vegas, NV - The $200,000 Grade 2 Santa Monica Stakes was contested at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California on Saturday, January 23 - a seven furlong dirt test for older fillies and mares. Terry Lovingier's Lost Bus absolutely shocked the field, winning by a head at 64-1 odds and paying $131.20. 8-1 shot Finest City finished second with 3-1 favorite Tara's Tango rallying to get the show spot. Living The Life faded to fourth, followed by Kiss At Midnight, Room for Me, Prize Exhibit, Kyriaki, and second betting choice Ben's Duchess, to complete the order of finish.
2016 Santa Monica Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (4-9) Paid: $1,042.80
- $2 Trifecta (4-9-5) Paid: $6,458.00
- $1 Superfecta (4-9-5-7) Paid: $20,340.80
- $2 Daily Double (1/4) Paid: $617.40
- $2 Pick 3 (9/1/4) Paid: $1,916.40