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The 47th Running of the Beverly Hills Handicap (GIII) - $100,000 Guaranteed

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Published on Jun 24, 2012

Although far from easy, Capital Plan remained undefeated at 1 ¼ miles on turf, winning the $100,000 Beverly Hills Handicap Sunday at Betfair Hollywood Park.

Reunited with jockey Joel Rosario, who will begin riding regularly at Belmont Park Wednesday, the 4-year-old Rock Hard Ten filly held off 2-1 second choice Cambina by a nose in the Grade III.

In her third try at the distance, Capital Plan, the 9-10 favorite, tracked the extremely slow pace (26.11, 51.47 and 1.15.75 for six furlongs) set by Quaintly for most of the trip, got the best of that one nearing the wire, then withstood the surge of the runner-up.

Owned by Mark DeDomenico LLC and Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer, Capital Plan won for the fifth time in 12 starts. She's earned $305,800.

Four of her victories have come in nine races since she was privately purchased by her current connections last summer at Del Mar. The Beverly Hills was the second graded success for Capital Plan, who is out of the Strawberry Road mare Miss Dahlia. She won the Grade II Santa Barbara Handicap April 21 at Santa Anita.

In winning for the first time in four races when favored, Capital Plan, who was bred in Kentucky and Madeleine Pickens and Gerald Ford's Diamond A Racing Corporation, paid $3.80. The final time was 2:04.21, the slowest of 16 renewals of the Beverly Hills at 10 furlongs, but the last quarter mile was accomplished in less than 24 seconds.

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