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Evening Jewel holds on in Honeymoon

Updated: May 31, 2010, 6:51 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

INGLEWOOD, Calif. -- This time, the photo finish went in Evening Jewel's favor.

Four weeks after losing the Kentucky Oaks by a nose to Blind Luck, held off a late threat from Cozi Rosie to win Monday's $150,000 Honeymoon Handicap at Hollywood Park.

Allowed to set a moderate pace of 24.97 and 50.29 seconds under jockey Victor Espinoza, Evening Jewel ($3.80) ran 1 1/8 miles on turf in 1:48.87, winning by a head.

The Grade 2 Honeymoon was Evening Jewel's first start on turf.

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