2017 Belmont stakes

13 Triple Crown Belmont Stakes Facts

Thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown is said to be one of the most elusive feats to capture in all of sports. Three races, in three states, in just five weeks; only the toughest three-year-olds set out in pursuit...
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No Belmont Stakes for Audible

The dream ends (for now) for Florida Derby winner and third place Kentucky Derby finisher Audible, who will not be facing Triple Crown bid Justify in the Belmont Stakes. Trainer Todd Pletcher, who has won the r...

Tapwrit Has The Heart, Wins Belmont Stakes

Bridlewood Farm, Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, and Robert LaPenta’s Tapwrit delivered a decisive triumph in the $1,500,000 Gr. 1 Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 10. The gray Todd Pletcher-trainee wore dow...

Desormeaux Brothers Ready for Belmont Stakes

  Desormeaux Brothers Ready for Belmont Stakes By: Claudia L. Ruiz   Saturday's 148th running of the Belmont Stakes features a field of thirteen horses all looking to take on Preakness...

Belmont Stakes Picks and Analysis

  2015 Belmont Stakes Picks and Analysis   Belmont Stakes 147 - Belmont Park Date: Saturday, June 6th         Post Time: 6:50 PM (ET)         Distance: 1 ½ mile (dirt)         Purse: $...

American Pharoah – It All Comes Down To This

  American Pharoah – It All Comes Down To This By: Natalie Rietkerk   Horse racing’s Triple Crown is the most elusive feat in all of sports, with only 11 winners in the history books...

Secretariat – 1973 Belmont Stakes

Defying all odds, Secretariat won the Belmont Stakes in 1973 by an impossible 31-lengths, stopping the clock at 2:24.00. His record and margin of victory have yet to be approached. CLICK TO WATCH. &nb...

Thoroughbred Profile: Commanding Curve

This 3-year-old colt didn't really get the attention he deserved in the Kentucky Derby after his impressive move down the final stretch, going 5-wide from the back of the pack and hauling past the other hor...

Thoroughbred Profile: Wicked Strong

A 3-year-old son of Hard Spun, Wicked Strong caught everyone's attention with his victory in the Wood Memorial, 30-days prior to the 2014 Kentucky Derby where he broke from post #20 and finished 4th. After ...

Thoroughbred Profile: Tonalist

  The son of Tapit created quite the buzz after his impressive 4-length win on an extremely sloppy track in the Peter Pan Stakes (G1), May 10th, 2014, at Belmont Park. The big bay colt with a very l...