01/11/2014 5:59PM

Gulfstream Park: Lea draws off to win Hal's Hope


HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – Lea may have earned himself a berth in the Grade 1 Donn Handicap after drawing away to a 3 1/4-length decision over multiple Grade 1 winner Jackson Bend in Saturday’s Grade 3, $100,000 Hal’s Hope Stakes. Lea also gave jockey Luis Saez the 1,000th victory of his riding career.