BELMONT PARK, Elmont, NY
|1||Overanalyze||Margin: 3¼||TrueNicks: A+||$120,000|
2010 | Bay Colt | Dixie Union - Unacloud, Unaccounted For
Sire: Dixie Union, Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Raced 2 years. 12 starts, 7 wins, $1,233,190. Lifetime: 451 yearlings sold, median $85,000.
Broodmare Sire: Unaccounted For, Bay, 1991. In 2009: 1.36 AEI.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $380,000.
|2||Carried Interest||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: D||$40,000|
Sire: Henny Hughes , Chestnut, 2003. Lifetime: 268 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
Broodmare Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986. In 2009: 1.74 AEI.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2012 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $190,000.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $50,000.
|3||Weekend Hideaway||Margin: 2||TrueNicks: B||$20,000|
Sire: Speightstown , Chestnut, 1998. Raced 4 years. 16 starts, 10 wins, $1,258,256. Lifetime: 285 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
Broodmare Sire: Wiseman's Ferry , Chestnut, 1999.
Flying Zee Stable Dispersal Phase I, $40,000.
|1||Overanalyze||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|2||Carried Interest||Alan Garcia||Richard A. Violette, Jr.|
|3||Weekend Hideaway||Jose Lezcano||Philip M. Serpe|
|4||Handsome Jack||Joel Rosario||Wesley A. Ward|
|5||Gulfport||Javier Castellano||Dale L. Romans|
|6||Drum Roll||Ramon A. Dominguez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|7||Special Jo||Julien R. Leparoux||Steven M. Asmussen|
Palace Malice is likely headed for a summer campaign at Saratoga Race Course, although trainer Todd Pletcher thinks that may be too far off for the winner of the 145th Belmont Stakes (gr. I) June 8.Sunday, June 09, 2013
Images from the week leading up to Belmont Stakes Day 2013.Saturday, June 08, 2013
On the day before the 145th running of the Belmont Stakes (gr. I), horsemen were primarily trying to make the best of things as steady showers dampened conditions--if not spirits--around New York's Belmont Park.Friday, June 07, 2013
Here's a rundown of the field for the June 8 Belmont Stakes (gr. I), with reasons each contender could get the money... and why they might not.Friday, June 07, 2013
Overanalyze at Belmont Park on June 7, one day before the Belmont Stakes.Friday, June 07, 2013
Todd Pletcher will set a record if all five 3-year-olds he entered start in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I), but the multiple Eclipse Award-winning trainer is most concerned about the race result.Friday, June 07, 2013
It's time to try to analyze this year's Belmont Stakes.Friday, June 07, 2013
Trainer Todd Pletcher talks about his five Belmont starters on the day before the race.Friday, June 07, 2013
The transcript for the Live Blog is now available.Friday, June 07, 2013
Now that the post positions for the Belmont Stakes have been drawn, we at least can make an educated guess on how the race might be run.Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Just looking at recent history, eight of the previous dozen Belmont Stakes winners were by sires who won grade I races at 1 1/4 miles or longer, including three winners by previous Belmont Stakes winners.Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Trainer Ken McPeek confirmed Monday June 3 that Magic City Thoroughbred Partners' Frac Daddy will run Saturday in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) at Belmont Park in field that could include 15 starters.Monday, June 03, 2013
Trainer Shug McGaughey said June 2 that Orb definitely will be pointed toward the June 8 Belmont Stakes (gr. I) following the colt's half-mile work in :48 and gallop-out of five furlongs in a sharp 1:00 2/5.Sunday, June 02, 2013
Trainer Dallas Stewart said May 28 Golden Soul, runner-up in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), is doing "awesome" after taking a while to recover from his effort in the Derby.Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Palace Malice led a sizable contingent of trainer Todd Pletcher's Belmont Stakes (gr. I) contenders working at Belmont Park May 27 with an eye-catching five-furlong breeze on the main track.Monday, May 27, 2013
After bypassing the Preakness, trainer Todd Pletcher has a deep group of possible contenders for the Belmont Stakes, including Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) third-place finisher Unlimited Budget.Monday, May 20, 2013
by John P. Sparkman
Despite admirable objective accomplishments, some very good sires like Dixie Union seem fated not to be fully appreciated within their lifetimes.
One day after Orb took the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), it appears only a few of the 18 other horses that ran in the Derby will run back in two weeks in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I).Sunday, May 05, 2013
Take the walkover from the barns to the saddling paddock with Kentucky Derby winner Orb. Cameo by Overanalyze.Sunday, May 05, 2013
The time finally has come to make something resembling selections.Friday, May 03, 2013
Now that the post positions have been drawn, Steve comments on the pace scenario. Plus Funny Cide and Mine That Bird.Thursday, May 02, 2013
Lenny Shulman reports the news of the day, including Vyjack's work, Giant Finish's arrival, the Pletcher 5 on the track, and the weather.Thursday, May 02, 2013
Lenny and Steve at Churchill Downs discuss who is in the Derby, Todd Pletcher's five, talk to D. Wayne Lukas about Oxbow and Will Take Charge, and make their picks. Sponsored by Darby Dan Farm.Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Each year, there is at least one horse you take an instant liking to.Tuesday, April 30, 2013