2016 Donn Handicap – February 6th, 2016, 5:53 ET – Gulfstream Park – Purse $500,000. Four Year Olds And Upward. Nominations close by Sunday, January 24, for a fee of $500. $5,000 to enter and $2,500 to start, with all starters to receive a $2,500 rebate in addition to the purse. $500,000 Guaranteed. After payment of 1% to all owners of horses finishing sixth through last, 62% of the remaining purse shall be paid to the owner of the winner, 20% to second, 10% to third, 5% to fourth, and 3% to fifth. Weights: Saturday, January 30. Starters to be named through the entry box by the usual time of closing. Supplemental nominations may be made at the time of entry for a fee of $10,000, which includes entry and starting fees; weight for supplemental nominees will be assigned at that time. All fees shall be paid prior to the start of the race. This race will be limited to 14 starters, with also eligibles. If more than 14 entries pass the entry box, preference will be given to highweights, then highest career earnings. Trophy to the winning owner. The first three finishers in the Donn Handicap will receive $10,000 in travel expenses to start in the 2016 Santa Anita Handicap at Santa Anita Park on Saturday, March 12, along with a free nomination to the race. One And One Eighth Miles.
|Madefromlucky (KY)||4/C||J Rosario||116||T A Pletcher||5/1|
|Closing Bell (KY)||4/C||J Lezcano||114||W I Mott||15/1|
|Mshawish (KY)||6/H||J R Velazquez||117||T A Pletcher||7/2|
|Valid (VA)||6/G||N Juarez||117||M J Vitali||6/1|
|Mexikoma (FL)||5/H||C J Lanerie||115||M Dilger||8/1|
|Keen Ice (KY)||4/C||J Castellano||121||D L Romans||5/2|
|Itsaknockout (KY)||4/C||L Saez||118||T A Pletcher||4/1|
|Financial Modeling (KY)||5/H||I Ortiz, Jr.||115||C C Brown||10/1|
1st – 7 Itsaknockout
2nd – 1 Madefromlucky
3rd – 8 Financial Modeling
4th – 3 Mshawish
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