NEW YORK — Are We Dreamin beat even-money favorite Weathered by a nose Friday to win the $70,150 You'd Be Surprised Stakes at Aqueduct.
This was the second straight win for Are We Dreamin and her ninth in 38 career starts.
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The 4-year-old, trained by Randi Persaud and ridden by Stewart Elliott, ran the mile and 70 yards on a fast track in 1:44.16 in a race for fillies and mares.
Are We Dreamin paid $21.40, $6.30 and $3.60.
Weathered returned $2.90 and $2.30, and Jasmine Gardens finished third and paid $2.90 to show.
Informed wins at Hollywood
INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Informed defeated Gregorian Bay by 1½ lengths to win Friday's $43,000 feature at Hollywood Park.
Ridden by Aaron Gryder, Informed covered 11⁄16 miles in 1:41.53 and paid $7, $4 and $2.60. Gregorian Bay returned $6.60 and $3.20, while Limestone Edge paid $2.40 to show.
The victory, worth $25,800, increased Informed's career earnings to $160,160, with four wins in 15 starts.
He was sold for $500,000 as a yearling, then was claimed for $25,000 in June by a partnership that includes trainer Doug O'Neill.