Belmont Park

YESTERDAY July 02, 2015
There will be a pick-six carryover of $114,554 at Belmont Park on Friday after the wager went unhit for a second consecutive card. The pick six begins on race 4, which on Friday isn’t until 4:33 p.m. Eastern since first post is 3 p.m.
DRF handicapper Matt Bernier provides analysis of a pick four wager on Saturday's program at Belmont Park.
A field of seven 3-year-olds was entered For Saturday’s Dwyer Stakes, which will be run as a one-turn mile for the first time. With Texas Red, Tommy Macho, Blofeld and Speightster in the field, there are certainly a number of intriguing runners in the ...
Olorda will be trainer Chad Brown’s foe in Saturday’s Grade 1 Belmont Oaks, but sometime next month she will be his friend.
Wicked Strong will try the turf next in the $150,000 Forbidden Apple Stakes on July 11 at Belmont Park.
Although other races on the Saturday card at Belmont have more star appeal than the Belmont Derby, it is that race that holds the most draw to this horseplayer in what seems the most contentious stakes race of the day.
Overshadowed by the sextet of stakes on Saturday’s program at Belmont Park is a $102,000 allowance race at 1 1/16 miles that features the return to the races of Samraat, who won two Grade 3 stakes as 3-year-old of 2014.
It may not have attracted a top horse from Europe, but Saturday’s Grade 1, $1.25 million Belmont Derby does appear to have brought together the best North American-based 3-year-old turf horses in training.
It’s too early in the history of the Belmont Oaks and Belmont Derby, both of which will be run for just the second time at Belmont Park Saturday, to know whether the races – technically continuations of the Garden City and Jamaica – are white elephants ...
Tonalist will be a heavy favorite when he stretches back out to 1 1/4 miles in the Grade 2, $500,000 Suburban Handicap at Belmont Park on Saturday.