Belmont Park

All-sources handle for the 54-day Belmont spring/summer meet that ended Sunday was $579,779,461, down 5.6 percent from last year’s figure of $613,870,620.Full Story >>
July 16, 2017
It isn’t usually deemed an upset when trainer Todd Pletcher wins a stakes race for 2-year-olds, but Pure Silver pulled a mild surprise in Sunday’s $100,000 Lynbrook Stakes.
This might be the toughest race on the card. You could make a case for any number of horses, and it’s very difficult to find the center of this field. El Talento (#1) will probably go favored off two strong local performances, but this is the toughest ...
July 15, 2017
Jockey James Graham can tell the story of the $100,000 Indiana General Assembly Stakes, which he won aboard 13-1 shot Beauly, in one sentence. “I broke, took back, dropped the reins, got her settled, and came on home,” Graham said after the race at ...
Already proven to be a high-class turf sprinter, Disco Partner demonstrated on Saturday at Belmont Park that he can be equally as effective – if not quite as fast – going a mile.
What a Catch proved uncatchable in Saturday’s $100,000 Rockville Centre Stakes, taking the lead soon after the start under John Velazquez and holding the pace-prompting Morning Breez at bay throughout to win the race for New York-bred juveniles by a ...
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona highlights some contenders on Sunday's card at Belmont.
The likely favorite is Spring Folly (#9), who broke her maiden at second asking for trainer Michael Dickinson. While she’s done nothing wrong in her two career, starts, she was facing a pretty weak group last time. Out of Nowhere, the runner-up was the ...
July 14, 2017
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona highlights some contenders on Saturday’s card at Belmont.
Sunday is closing day at Belmont Park, as everyone gears up for the 2017 Saratoga meet. The featured event on closing day is the $100,000 Lynbrook for 2-year-old fillies, and there’s an interesting entrant that could offer some value on the win end. ...
Eternal Vow finished eighth in Friday's second race at Belmont Park, and now trainer Mike Hushion has one last race to run before he retires.