Bred For Belmont

Saturday’s Belmont Stakes  has an expected field of 10 with seven of those having last raced in either previous leg of the Triple Crown series. Horses coming from the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes dominate the Belmont.  Since the turn of the century, those runners have completed the Exacta the majority of the time, while a few 3-year-olds from the Peter Pan Stakes (G3) … Continue reading Bred For Belmont

Belmont Stakes Sneak Peak

Here is a preliminary list of possible starters for the Belmont Stakes on June 8th at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York.  The post-position draw for the Belmont is set for 5:30 p.m. on June 4th. BOURBON WAR Trainer: Mark Hennig Jockey: Mike Smith  Last race:  8th in Preakness (May 18 at Pimlico) EVERFAST Trainer: Dale Romans Jockey: Luis Saez Last race:  2nd in Preakness (May 18 … Continue reading Belmont Stakes Sneak Peak