Zada Belle wins Big A's Interborough Handicap

Updated: January 1, 2009, 4:34 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Zada Belle drew off to 4 1/4-length win over Intentional Fever on Thursday in the $67,965 Interborough Handicap for fillies and mares at Aqueduct.

Never worse than second, Zada Belle opened up a comfortable lead in midstretch, cruising home in 1:13.94 for the six furlongs on the fast track. The 5-year-old trained by Tom Albertrani and ridden by Ramon Dominguez earned her sixth win in 9 starts.

Zada Belle paid $3.10, $2.50 and $2.10 as the 1-2 favorite. Intentional Fever returned $5.90 and $2.70. Blowing Kisses earned $3.30 to show.

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