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Dance to Bristol wins Ballerina Stakes

Friday - 8/23/2013, 6:50pm  ET

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Dance to Bristol held off Book Review by a head Friday in the $500,000 Ballerina Stakes for fillies and mares at Saratoga Race Course.

The 4-year-old Ollie Figgins-trained filly, ridden by Xavier Perez, ran her winning streak to seven. She ran seven furlongs in 1:23.11 and paid $5.50, $3.10 and $2.50.

Book Review returned $2.90 and $2.40, and Villanesca paid $4.50 to show.

The winner earned $300,000 for owner Susan H. Wantz.

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