Belmont Stakes

Vino Rosso Tunes Up for Jim Dandy

Trainer Todd Pletcher sent graded stakes winner Vino Rosso out for his final work in preparation for the $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes (G2) July 28, …

Horse Racing

Post Time: Schuylerville kicks off Saratoga stakes schedule

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Friday’s opening day at Saratoga features the traditional Grade 3 Schuylerville for 2-year-old fillies. The eighth race on the …

Horse Racing

Saratoga Reaccredited by NTRA Safety & Integrity Alliance

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Safety & Integrity Alliance has reaccredited Saratoga Race Course, home to one of the world’s …

Horse Racing

The Most Fun Things You Missed This NFL Offseason

July is boring, so check out these precious moments from football's summer.<p>The NFL offseason feels endless, and in July, there is never any news. …

Saquon Barkley

UPI Horse Racing Preview: Saratoga, Del Mar in full swing

Accelerate and Monomoy Girl star as Del Mar and Saratoga swing into action; in Ireland, Forever Together shoots for the Oaks double at the Curragh; …

Horse Racing

Bolt d'Oro Moving to Asmussen Barn After Freshening

Mick and Wendy Ruis' multiple grade 1 winner Bolt d'Oro is scheduled to move to the barn of trainer Steve Asmussen after he finishes a freshening at …

Horse Racing

Saratoga meet opens with buzz despite no Triple Crown winner

SARATOGA SPRINGS — The popularity of the prestigious 40-day summer meet that opens Friday at Saratoga Race Course rolls on despite the anticipated …

Horse Racing




Horse Racing (U.S.)

Asmussen Pair Look to Take Next Step in Sanford Stakes

Among the things horsemen enjoy most about having 2-year-old runners are the hopes they buoy with the glimpses of talent they flash and the pleasant …

Horse Racing

Is Nets’ lack of Coliseum date a contractual issue for Nassau?

When the Net preseason schedule was announced last week, there was something missing. Unlike 2017, the Nets aren’t scheduled to play a home game at …

Brooklyn Nets

CCA Oaks Seals Shuvee's Filly Triple Crown

Back in the day, the 12-furlong Coaching Club American Oaks for 3-year-old fillies was held at Belmont Park, and the Diana Handicap was a …

Horse Racing

Belmont Meet Sees 9.1% Increase in All-Sources Handle

The New York Racing Association announced today that the Belmont Park spring/summer meet generated all-sources handle of $634,276,776, a 9.1% …


Brown, Ortiz, Dubb Capture Belmont Meet Titles

Trainer Chad Brown won his third consecutive Belmont Park spring/summer individual meet title, while Irad Ortiz Jr. captured the riding title for the …


Jockey Franco Sweeps Stakes at Belmont Park

Jockey Manny Franco capped a three-win day on the penultimate card for the Belmont Park spring/summer meet with a sweep of both stakes for owner …


Haskell Invitational 2018: Why Triple Crown winner Justify won't run at Monmouth Park

The 2018 Haskell Invitational is Sunday, July 29, 2018 (7/29/18) at Monmouth Park. Trainer Bob Baffert says Triple Crown winner Justify will not run …

Horse Racing

Belmont Park Live to Air Delaware Handicap, Kent Stakes

The New York Racing Association (NYRA), announced today that Belmont Park Live will provide coverage and analysis of the Grade 2, $750,000 Delaware …


The Week in Photos 7/10/2018


Lou Lamoriello excited about Islanders' future home at Belmont Park

Like the rest of the organization he now runs, Lou Lamoriello is excited about the plan for the Islanders playing home games at a modern arena at …


2018 Breeders' Cup: Athena wins Belmont Oaks by three lengths

Athena cruises to victory in the Belmont Oaks after pulling away from the field and winning by three lengths.

Breeders' Cup

2018 Breeders' Cup: Firenze Fire wins Dwyer Stakes at Belmont Park

Firenze Fire stormed into first late to claim a dominant win over Seven Trumpets and Mendelssohn at Belmont Park.

Horse Racing

Limousine Liberal Wears Down Whitmore in Belmont Sprint

An incident at the top of the stretch complicated things, but the two best horses in the $350,000 Belmont Sprint Championship Stakes (G2) July 7 …


Athena Reigns Supreme in Belmont Oaks

A six-day turnaround and trip across the pond proved no issue for Athena in the $1 million Belmont Oaks Invitational Stakes (G1T) July 7, as the …


Catholic Boy Stymies Analyze It Again in Belmont Derby

Catholic Boy is the bad dream Analyze It just can't wake up from.<p>As was the case when the two met in the June 2 Pennine Ridge Stakes (G3T) at Belmont …


Belmont Oaks odds and predictions 2018: Expert who nailed Derby prep races makes picks

SportsLine's Jody Demling has hit 10 straight Derby-Oaks doubles and called the Belmont, Breeders' Cup<p>The horse racing spotlight returns to Belmont …

Horse Racing

Litfin At Large: Ample Quality Offered on Belmont Card

Center stage belongs to Belmont Park, where the Stars and Stripes Racing Festival features five graded stakes.

Horse Racing

NBC, FS2 Plan Coverage of Saturday's Belmont Card

NYRA is pleased to remind fans that national TV coverage of Saturday's Stars & Stripes Racing Festival can be found on NBC from 4:30-6 p.m. ET …

Horse Racing

Top-Level Talent Runs Deep in Suburban

Though the $700,000 Suburban Stakes (G2) is listed as a grade 2 stakes, it features a grade 1 lineup.<p>With its 132nd edition on tap July 7 at Belmont …

Horse Racing

Radio, Television Schedule for Busy Racing Week

A rundown of horse racing television and radio coverage through July 7, provided by America's Best Racing.


Heat KO's Parx Program

Parx Racing in Bensalem, Pa., has canceled its July 3 racing program due to extreme heat . The track is slated to resume racing with its July 7 card. …