Julie's Love wins Belmont's Owsley Stakes

Updated: May 1, 2013, 6:55 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Julie's Love split rivals in the deep stretch to rally past Minakshi for a half-length victory Wednesday in the $90,000 Owsley Stakes for fillies and mares on the turf at Belmont Park.

A 5-year-old owned in part by celebrity chef Bobby Flay, Julie's Love raced to her fifth win in 21 starts. The time was 2:02.24 for the 1 1/4 miles on the firm course.

Alan Garcia was aboard for trainer Graham Motion as Julie's Love paid $15.60, $6.90 and $4.60.

Minakshi returned $20.20 and $14.20, and Adjacent paid $8.20 to show.

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