Gala Award up late for GIII Palm Beach Stakes prize – Results and Replay

Gala Award - winning today's GIII Palm Beach Stakes at Gulfstream Park!
Gala Award – winning today’s GIII Palm Beach Stakes at Gulfstream Park!

Gala Award, did what most winning turf horses do best, “come late in the stretch” and that is just what he did in today’s $150,000 GIII Palm Beach Stakes, for 3yo turfers, at 1 1/8 mile over a “firm” Gulfstream Park turf course, winning by a 1/2 length!

Full Results,

Mr Speaker, was also closing fast on the outside came from way back only to come up that 1/2 length short, for 2nd. Storming Inti, held for 3rd, off just a neck, after being the controling speed for most of this race with Pleuven , filling out the super back 1/2 length more!

Payouts and Winning Time

Age Restriction: Three Year Old
  Purse: $150,000
  Distance: One And One Eighth Miles On The Turf
  Track Condition: Firm
  Winning Time:  1:46.19
Pgm Horse Jockey Win Place Show
9. Gala Award John R. Velazquez 18.00 8.00 4.60
10. Mr Speaker Jose Lezcano   5.20 3.20
1. Storming Inti Javier Castellano     2.80
Also ran were: 4.  – Pleuven (FR) , 11.  – Can’thelpbelieving (IRE) ,  3.  – My Storm Trooper , 12.  – Cabo Cat ,  6.  – Morning Calm ,  5.  – So Lonesome ,  2.  – Patent ,  7.  – Smart Cover ,  8.  – Two Jacks Wild
Scratched horse: Ring Weekend (MTO)


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