Shaman Ghost Wins Santa Anita Handicap at Santa Anita Park
The $750,000 G1 Santa Anita Handicap was contested Saturday, March 11 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California - a 1 1/4 mile dirt test for horses three years old and upward. Stronach Stables 6-5 race favorite Shaman Ghost proved to be best on the day, utilizing a strong stretch run to emerge by three quarters of a length. 7-5 second choice Midnight Storm finished second in the field of nine with 18-1 shot Follow Me Crev closing from last to claim third. Hi Happy was fourth while Isotherm, Hard Aces, Twentytwentyvision, Gangster and Imperative completed the order of finish.
2017 Santa Anita Handicap Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (3-1) Paid: $11.00
- $2 Trifecta (3-1-6) Paid: $65.80
- $1 Superfecta (3-1-6-8) Paid: $268.20
- $2 Daily Double (1/3) Paid: $54.40
- $2 Pick 3 (1/1/3) Paid: $2,234.80