Keyword: Belmont Park

  • Keeneland November: Hip 842 - War Front colt

    Hip 842, the only War Front weanling in session 3, consigned by Nursery Place. This colt, out of Stone Hope, by Grindstone, is a half brother to stakes winner Street Life.

  • O'Neill and Racing's Slow Regulatory Process

    Sanctions against Doug O'Neill for a June 2013 drug positive calling for the highest level of penalty would not be levied until earlier in October when an agreement between the NYSGC and the trainer was reached.

  • Discreet Marq has a career record of 6-5-3 in 18 starts and earnings of $947,900.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2833607562&k=qgb4ZL7">Order This Photo</a>

    Discreet Marq Stands Out in Ticonderoga

    Discreet Marq, a New York-bred who has competed primarily in grade I company since winning the 2013 Del Mar Oaks (gr. IT), tops the oversubscribed field of fillies and mares entered in the Oct. 18 Ticonderoga Stakes.

  • New Double Wager Links Santa Anita, Belmont

    Santa Anita Park and the New York Racing Association announced an all-new $2 wager called the "Belmont/Santa Anita Cross-Country Double," which will link Belmont Park's final race each day to a selected race at Santa Anita.

  • Dayatthespa

    Slideshow: The Week in Photos for 10/7/2014

    See races from the new dirt surface at Keeneland, racing from Belmont Park, France, Santa Anita Park, Woodbine Racetrack, Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, Australia & More!

  • After the Wire: Shadwell Turf Mile

    Hear Evan Hammonds' analysis on Wise Dan's win in the Shadwell Turf Mile and Carpe Diem's victory in the Breeders' Futurity at Keeneland as well as Daredevil's win in the Champagne Stakes at Belmont Park.

  • After the Wire: Shadwell Turf Mile

    Hear Evan Hammonds' analysis on Wise Dan's win in the Shadwell Turf Mile and Carpe Diem's victory in the Breeders' Futurity at Keeneland as well as Daredevil's win in the Champagne Stakes at Belmont Park.

  • Cigar Street leads the way in the Homecoming Classic at Churchill Downs.

    The Week in Photos for 9/30/2014

    Super Saturday with racing from Santa Anita, Belmont Park, Churchill Downs, Australia, Laurel Park, Woodbine & More!

  • Chris Kay

    Kay Outlines Recent Successes to NYRA Board

    With an eye on the future, New York Racing Association president and chief executive officer Chris Kay extolled the successes of the present and the recent past at a meeting of NYRA's board of directors on Sept. 29.

  • Tonalist comes home strong to win the Jockey Club Gold Cup.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-Fc3BFj2">Order This Photo</a>

    Tonalist Captures Jockey Club Gold Cup

    Belmont Stakes (gr. I) winner Tonalist returned to winning ways Sept. 27 at the site of his greatest triumph, defeating older horses in the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup (gr. I) at Belmont Park.

  • Stopchargingmaria takes on older fillies and mares in the Beldame Stakes.
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    Stopchargingmaria Takes on Elders in Beldame

    Sophomore Stopchargingmaria, winner of the C.C.A. Oaks and Alabama Stakes (both gr. I) at Saratoga, steps up against older fillies and mares in the $400,000 Beldame Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 27 at Belmont Park.

  • Partisan Politics won the P. G. Johnson Stakes on Aug 27.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-S7cVhvj">Order This Photo</a>

    Partisan Politics Back for Miss Grillo Stakes

    About one month after winning the P. G. Johnson, Partisan Politics will try for a second straight stakes win when she faces an expected 11 other 2-year-old fillies in Miss Grillo Stakes (gr. IIIT) Sept. 28 at Belmont.

  • Startup Nation won the With Anticipation by 4 1/2 lengths.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-mtZb2Zn">Order This Photo</a>

    Undefeated Startup Nation Heads Pilgrim

    Klaravich Stables and William Lawrence's Startup Nation, 2-for-2 with a grade II stakes win, looks for another victory in the $200,000 Pilgrim Stakes (gr. IIIT) for 2-year-olds on the turf Sept. 28 at Belmont Park.

  • Palace is the 2-1 morning-line favorite for the Vosburgh. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-gSR9GD4">Order This Photo</a>

    Palace, Private Zone Meet in Vosburgh

    Having already won the Forego (gr. I) and the Alfred G. Vanderbilt (gr. I) this year, Palace could cement his status as the favorite for the Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) with a victory in the Sept. 27 Vosburgh (gr. I).

  • Stephanie's Kitten seeks her first win of 2014 in the Flower Bowl.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2499224791&k=HwZd8nH">Order This Photo</a>

    Stephanie's Kitten, Alterite Eye Flower Bowl

    Stephanie's Kitten and Alterite have each failed to earn a trip to the winner's circle this season, but no one will be ignoring the two grade I winners Sept. 27 when they start in the Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes.

  • Main Sequence (outside), Imagining (inside), and Twilight Eclipse finished 1-2-3 in the Sword Dancer.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-W6zVSVP">Order This Photo</a>

    Top Three from Sword Dancer Back for Hirsch

    Main Sequence, Imagining, and Twilight Eclipse -- the top three finishers from the last month's Sword Dancer Stakes (gr. IT) at Saratoga -- will face off again Sept. 27 in the $600,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic (gr. IT)

  • Trainer Eric Guillot with Moreno

    Guillot, Jerkens Like Chances in Gold Cup

    Trainer Eric Guillot believes Moreno ran his best race ever in the July 5 Suburban Handicap at Belmont Park, so he's looking for another top effort from the 4-year-old gelding in the Sept. 27 Jockey Club Gold Cup.

  • Wicked Strong and V. E. Day in the Travers Stakes.
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    Fields Shaping Up for Super Saturday Card

    Belmont Park's TVG Super Saturday card Sept. 27 looks to be shaping up as a stellar day of racing with a number of elite runners listed as likely to compete in six graded stakes worth combined purses of $3.4 million.

  • Artemis Agrotera (outside) catches La Verdad late to win the Gallant Bloom.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-gH5kZQx">Order This Photo</a>

    Artemis Agrotera Gets Up to Win Gallant Bloom

    Needing the entire length of Belmont Park's sandy stretch, heavily favored Artemis Agrotera got up to nail La Verdad on the wire to take the Gallant Bloom Handicap (gr. II) by a head.

  • Artemis Agrotera won the Ballerina by 6 1/2 lengths on Aug. 23.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-cr5djK4">Order This Photo</a>

    Artemis Agrotera Heads Gallant Bloom

    Chester and Mary Broman's Ballerina Stakes (gr. I) winner Artemis Agrotera will face five rivals as she looks to continue her winning ways in the $300,000 Gallant Bloom Handicap (gr. II) Sept. 20 at Belmont Park.

  • After the Wire: Noble Damsel, Sands Point

    Evan Hammonds recaps several big turf races from the weekend. Hear thoughts on the Noble Damsel S., Sands Point S., and The Grey Gatsby's win in the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown.

  • Annecdote flies home to win the Noble Damsel Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-68Mxwhb">Order This Photo</a>

    Annecdote Goes Last to First in Noble Damsel

    George Bolton and Peter Leidel's Annecdote, in her first start in the United States, went from last to first in a field of nine to win the $200,000 Noble Damsel Stakes (gr. IIIT) Sept. 13 at Belmont Park.

  • That Handicapping Show: Sands Point Stakes

    Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra preview the Sands Point Stakes (gr. IIT) which will be run on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Belmont Park. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Sands Point Stakes.

  • Rick Violette Jr.

    NYRA Franchise, Winter Racing Discussed

    The future structure of the New York Racing Association and the implications for year-round racing in the state were examined Aug. 12, the first day of the Saratoga Institute on Racing & Gaming Law in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

  • Tonalist winning the Belmont Stakes.
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    NYRA Reports Improved Handle at Belmont Meet

    Thanks, in part, to a bump in wagering from a Triple Crown being on the line this year in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I), the Belmont Park spring-summer meet saw improved total all-sources handle numbers compared with 2013.