05/16/2004 11:00PM

Sunday stakes recaps (5/16/04)


* Fade to Blue ($4.20), ridden by Wilson Dieguez, drew off to a two-length victory over 21-1 longshot Golden Approval in the $50,000 Hasta la Vista Handicap at 1 7/8 miles on turf, the traditional closing-day feature at Turf Paradise.

* Swasti ($32.60) made an outside move to sweep past dueling pacesetters Madam Speaker and Ashley's Affair to score a 1 3/4-length victory in the $40,000 Lady Slipper, a six-furlong stakes for Minnesota-bred fillies and mares at Canterbury Park.