Belmont Park

TODAY May 28, 2016
Shortening up in distance and allowed to run freely on the lead, Too Discreet rebounded from his first career loss with a dominating 2 1/2-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Paradise Creek Stakes at Belmont Park.
Last May, trainer Linda Rice convinced her owners to pay $840,000 for a New York-bred colt by Pioneerof the Nile at the Mid-Atlantic sale of 2-year-olds in training at Timonium, Md. A year later, Rice convinced her owners to make a drastic move in ...
It may be a New York thing, but one of the coolest rivalries in racing is renewed Monday at Belmont Park when Kharafa, King Kreesa, and Lubash meet in the $125,000 Kingston Stakes for New York-breds.
DRF handicapper Dan Illman outlines his best plays on Sunday's program at Belmont Park.
The remnants of Tropical Storm Bonnie are expected to arrive in the New York area by Monday, potentially putting a damper on one of the more fun wagering cards of the Belmont Park meet, Big Apple Showcase Day.
A very interesting card is on tap at Belmont Park on Saturday, with the last pick three perhaps the most compelling.
YESTERDAY May 27, 2016
Weekend Hideaway, a six-time stakes-winning sprinter, will attempt to stretch out to a mile in Monday’s $200,000 Commentator Stakes, one of six stakes on the 10-race Big Apple Showcase card for New York- breds at Belmont Park.
Trainer Chad Brown said he will get together with owner Will Farish to map out a summer plan for Gift Box, who made a smashing 3-year-old debut Thursday at Belmont Park, winning a first-level allowance race by 4 1/4 lengths.
rainer Todd Pletcher is putting together a formidable foursome for the Grade 1, $1.25 million Metropolitan Handicap on the June 11 Belmont Stakes program. On Friday, Pletcher sent three of the four out for workouts over the Belmont Park training track.
The chairman of the New York Assembly’s Racing, Gaming, and Wagering committee has joined with his Senate counterpart in introducing a bill calling for the New York Racing Association to control eight appointments on a reconstituted 15-seat board.