Elate Wins Alabama Stakes at Saratoga Race Course
Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York played host to the $600,000 G1 Alabama Stakes on Saturday, August 19. Three-year-old fillies took to Saratoga's dirt track and raced 1 1/4 miles. Claiborne Farm and Adele Dilschneider's homebred Elate was dominant - cruising to an easy 5 1/2 length victory at 4-1 odds over a good field. Pace setter - 13-1 shot It Tiz Well finished a good second in the field of nine with Salty, who was sent off at 6-1 getting in for third. The order of finish was completed by Actress, New Money Honey, Lockdown, Mopotism, 4-1 favorite Holy Helena, and Unchained Melody, who was vanned off after sustaining injury.
2017 Alabama Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (7-3) Paid: $155.00
- $1 Trifecta (7-3-6) Paid: $453.50
- $1 Superfecta (7-3-6-9) Paid: $2,972.50
- $2 Daily Double (4/7) Paid: $51.00
- $2 Pick 3 (5/4/7) Paid: $1,149.00