11/13/2010 2:12AM

Hollywood Park: Washington Bridge wins Life Is Sweet


Washington Bridge ($13) took advantage of an early pace duel between favorites It Tiz and Ellafitz and ran down It Tiz to take the $68,300 Life Is Sweet Stakes for older fillies and mares on Friday night. She won by 2 1/4 lengths over It Tiz, who was hounded early by Ellafitz, put that rival away, but could not hold off the winner. Point of Reference was third. Rafael Bejarano rode the winner for trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. Washington Bridge was timed in 1:42.80 for 1 1/16 miles on the main track.