Queenie Belle Wins Princess Stakes
Jun. 25, 2000
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) _ Favorite Queenie Belle captured the $150,000 Princess Stakes by two lengths Saturday at Hollywood Park.
Ridden by Brice Blanc, Queenie Belle overtook pacesetter Annie Lil at the top of the stretch and overpowered both Cash Run and Saudi Poetry for her first stakes victory.
The daughter of Bertrando covered the 1 1-16 miles in 1:43 2-5 and paid $6.40, $3.40 and $2.40; and the $90,000 winners share raised her career earnings to $290,620.
Saudi Poetry, ridden by Corey Nakatani, overtook Cash Run down the stretch and paid $3.60 and $2.60. Cash Run paid $2.60 to show.