Belmont Stakes

Associated Press
September 12, 2019 - 9:19 am
The New York Times says Justify won the 2018 Triple Crown after a failed postrace drug test at a California track that could have kept the horse out of the Kentucky Derby. Click to read.
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Sir Winston with Joel Rosario celebrates after winning the Belmont Stakes during the 151th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 08, 2019 in Elmont, New York.
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June 08, 2019 - 7:10 pm
Sir Winston gave the Triple Crown another unexpected turn, rallying to capture the Belmont Stakes on Saturday in a 10-1 upset. Click to read.
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Sarava with jockey Edgar Prado is led to the winners' circle by trainer Kenneth McPeek after winning the 134th Belmont Stakes at Belmont Race Park on June 8, 2002.
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Jack Haley
June 07, 2019 - 12:57 pm
The last jewel of the horse racing’s Triple Crown plays out Saturday at Belmont Park on 1 1/2 miles of dirt. With Las Vegas handicapping the Belmont Stakes, fans are given an idea of who should theoretically win the race. But that isn’t always the case. Here are five of the biggest long shots to...
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An exercise rider works Kentucky Derby entry Tacitus during morning workouts at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky.
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June 06, 2019 - 12:26 pm and WFAN bring you the "Belmont Podcast." WFAN’s Brian Monzo and Marc Malusis and the Daily Racing Form’s Kenny Peck handicap all the Saturday stakes action from Belmont Park, including the 151st running of the Belmont Stakes. Click to listen.
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Tyler Gaffalione holds the Woodlawn Vase after winning the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes aboard War of Will at Pimlico Race Course.
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June 05, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Tyler Gaffalione seems poised to add his name to the list of all-time great jockeys in horse racing that includes Ron Turcotte, Jerry Bailey, Gary Stevens, John Velazquez and Mike Smith. Click to read.
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Mike Smith aboard Justify poses for photos in the winner circle after winning the 150th Belmont Stakes and Triple Crown at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018.
Benjamin Block
June 09, 2018 - 10:24 pm
The 3-year-old chestnut behemoth known as Justify sparkled around Belmont Park’s 1 ½ mile track Saturday in 2:28.18, capturing the 13th Triple Crown in history.
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Justify wins Belmont Stakes.
June 09, 2018 - 8:41 pm
Justify led all the way to win the Belmont Stakes by 1¾ lengths and become horse racing's 13th Triple Crown champion and second in four years.
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The 2015 Belmont Stakes
June 09, 2018 - 7:00 am
Hello, Long Island. Twenty miles west of Times Square, the Belmont Stakes in Elmont is the third and final race of the famous Triple Crown of thoroughbred racing.
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June 08, 2018 - 3:20 pm
In honor of the Belmont Stakes, here’s a roundup of nine movies based on horse racing themes spanning 80 years of the sport. Many favorites and classics are based on true-life stories, and all are recommended viewing for horse lovers.
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