Belmont S. presented by NYRA Bets (G1)

Race 11 at Belmont Park on June 11, 2016

  • Grade I
  • 1 1/2 miles
  • Dirt
  • $1,500,000
  • 3 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:28.51
13   Creator $34.80 $14.60 $9.40
2   Destin $9.40 $6.20
10   Lani $6.60
$2 Exacta (13-2) $269.00
$2 Trifecta (13-2-10) $2,751.00
$2 Superfecta (13-2-10-1) $27,935.00
Order of Finish


Tapit  – Morena (PER)

3YO Colt

  • J:Irad Ortiz, Jr.
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Mt. Brilliant Broodmares I LLC
  • O:WinStar Farm LLC and Flay, Bobby
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 571 yearlings sold, median $182,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Privately Held , Bay, 1994.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEESEP, $440,000.


Giant's Causeway  – Dream of Summer

3YO Colt

  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:James C. Weigel & Taylor Made Stallions Inc.
  • O:Twin Creeks Racing Stables, LLC and Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Giant's Causeway , Chestnut, 1997. Lifetime: 984 yearlings sold, median $140,342.
  • Broodmare Sire: Siberian Summer , Gray or Roan, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEESEP, $400,000.


Tapit  – Heavenly Romance (JPN)

3YO Colt

  • J:Yutaka Take
  • T:Mikio Matsunaga
  • B:North Hills Co. Limited
  • O:Koji Maeda
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 571 yearlings sold, median $182,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Sunday Silence , Dark Bay or Brown, 1986.

3YO Colt

  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Christophe Clement
  • B:Richard Leahy Oak Bluff Stables
  • O:Jump Sucker Stable and Oak Bluff Stables


Medaglia d'Oro  – Bending Strings

3YO Colt

  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:John D. Gunther
  • O:Gunther, John D., Tabor, Michael B., Smith, Derrick and Magnier, Mrs. John

Brody's Cause

Giant's Causeway  – Sweet Breanna

3YO Colt

  • J:Luis Saez
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:Gabriel Duignan, William Arvin, Jr. & Petaluma Bloodstock
  • O:Albaugh Family Stables LLC

Cherry Wine

Paddy O'Prado  – C. S. Royce

3YO Colt

  • J:Corey J. Lanerie
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:Pacella Racing, Frank L. Jones Jr. & Frank Shoop
  • O:Pacella, William, Jones, Jr., Frank L. and Shoop, Frank


Pioneerof the Nile  – L. A. Devine

3YO Colt

  • J:Paco Lopez
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Whisper Hill Farm
  • O:WinStar Farm LLC

3YO Gelding

  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Donnie K. Von Hemel
  • B:Branch Equine, LLC
  • O:Samuel F. Henderson

Trojan Nation

Street Cry (IRE)  – Storm Song

3YO Colt

  • J:Aaron T. Gryder
  • T:Patrick Gallagher
  • B:Dr. Aaron Sones
  • O:Gilbert, Julie and Sones, Aaron


Curlin  – Dawn Raid

3YO Colt

  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:J. Keith Desormeaux
  • B:Joseph B Murphy
  • O:Big Chief Racing, Head of Plains Partners, Rocker O Ranch, Desormeaux, J. K.

Seeking the Soul

Perfect Soul (IRE)  – Seeking the Title

3YO Colt

  • J:Florent Geroux
  • T:Dallas Stewart
  • B:Charles Fipke
  • O:Charles E. Fipke

Forever d'Oro

Medaglia d'Oro  – Lemons Forever

3YO Colt

  • J:Jose L. Ortiz
  • T:Dallas Stewart
  • B:Charles Fipke
  • O:Charles E. Fipke
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