09/06/2010 7:52PM

Del Mar: Yes...and it counts!


Bench Points ($3.40), owned in part by persons associated with the Los Angeles Lakers, remained unbeaten by winning the $100,000 I'm Smokin' Stakes for his third victory. Bench Points was ridden by jockey Rafael Bejarano, who is now one win ahead of Joel Rosario with 12 races remaining in the meet, which closes Wednesday.