Belmont Park

YESTERDAY May 02, 2016
Mike Beer's horses to watch at Belmont Park for the week of May 2.
There are plenty of angles to consider on an interesting Thursday card at Belmont Park that includes the first New York starter of trainer Michael Dickinson's comeback, two other live Maryland shippers, and a host of runners returning from layoffs.
The focus of the 3-year-old division this week is naturally on the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, but on Wednesday at Belmont Park there is a first-level allowance for 3-year-olds whose connections are hopeful of making an impact in stakes company ...
May 01, 2016
Returning to the U.S. after a seventh-place finish against males in the Grade 1 Al Quoz Sprint at Meydan just five weeks ago, Lady Shipman easily dispatched of three female rivals in Sunday’s $100,000 License Fee Stakes at Belmont, cruising to a ...
DRF handicapper Mike Beer outlines his strategy for playing Sunday's program at Belmont Park.
April 30, 2016
A Lot and Green Mask flashed back to their stakes-winning form, with A Lot holding off Green Mask by a nose to win the $100,000 Elusive Quality Stakes on the second day of the Belmont meet.
April 29, 2016
Trainer Phil Serpe brought Weekend Hideaway to Florida last fall, ran him twice at Gulfstream Park West and once at Gulfstream, then sent him to South Carolina for a winter's rest. The plan paid off Friday on opening day of the Belmont Park meet when ...
Just five weeks after a seventh-place finish in the Grade 1 Al Quoz Sprint in Dubai, Lady Shipman is back to the races and back against her own gender in Sunday's $100,000 License Fee Stakes at Belmont Park.
Frosted, fifth in the Dubai World Cup in March, will likely return to the work tab next week at Saratoga, and he could make his next start in the Grade 1, $1.25 million Metropolitan Handicap, trainer Kiaran McLaughlin said.
Joe Bravo, Javier Castellano, Aaron Gryder, Mario Pino, and Cornelio Velasquez are the five nominees for this year's Mike Venezia Award, created in 1989 by the New York Racing Association to honor the jockey who displays extraordinary sportsmanship and ...