03/28/2016 11:10AM

Bennett, O'Connell loaded for Florida Cup Day


OLDSMAR, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Downs stakes schedule concludes April 9 with Florida Cup Day, when six stakes for Florida-breds worth $75,000 apiece will be run, and leading local trainers Gerald Bennett and Kathleen O’Connell are hoping for solid paydays, having nominated a total of 18 horses to the stakes races.