Passion for Action Wins Highlander Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack
Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Ontario was the scene of the $200,000 Grade 2 Highlander Stakes on Queen's Plate Day, Sunday, July 3. Horses three years old and upward took to Woodbine's turf track and raced six furlongs. Benjamin Hutzel's homebred colt and 6-1 shot Passion for Action rallied down the stretch and upset the field of six for his third stakes win in four starts this year. 4-1 second choice Green Mask finished second while Something Extra got in for a good third at 8-1 odds. Hootenanny was fourth while overwhelming 1-2 favorite Lady Shipman and Black Hornet completed the order of finish. Sweet Grass Creek scratched.
2016 Highlander Stakes Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (3-4) Paid: $55.20
- $1 Trifecta (3-4-2) Paid: $107.15
- $1 Superfecta (3-4-2-7) Paid: $348.80
- $2 Daily Double (2/3) Paid: $67.50
- $1 Pick 3 (1,4/2/3) Paid: $84.35