Official site of the final race of the Triple Crown, held at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. Includes history, ticket information, and past
I) Oct. 3 at Belmont, McGaughey opted to prep in the one-mile Kelso Handicap (gr. II) there the same day. Although Honor Code finished third in that race, which was his first start in nearly two months dating to his Aug.
Blood Horse · 4 hours ago
Honor Code
Here is the best from Santa Anita & Belmont Park. The Zuma Beach Stakes is a non-graded race for two-year-old horses over a mile, and it is run on turf. It brings a purse of $100,000 to the table and Luck of the Kitten used a win here last year to head to ...
SportsBook Review · 1 day ago
Saturday, the marquee thoroughbred on Belmont Park's six-stakes card was Honor Code, who wasn't even entered in the $1-million Gold Cup. Instead, his prep for the 1¼-mile Classic on Oct. 31 at Keeneland was the …
Newsday · ByEd Mcnamara · 10/4/2015
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USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken on American Pharoah's run for the Triple Crown and horses that can win The Belmont Stakes. USA TODAY Sports The Belmont Stakes, the third leg of the Triple Crown, will be run Saturday at Belmont Park. All eyes will …
USA Today · 6/6/2015
Let the excitement begin! Now that Kentucky Derby (gr. I) winner American Pharoah has added the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) (VIDEO) to his résumé, we will have a Triple Crown on the line in the June 6th Belmont Stakes (gr. I) for the second consecutive year.
Blood Horse · 5/18/2015
The Peter Pan Stakes is the local prep for the Belmont Stakes run at 1 1/8th miles. The Belmont Stakes had an honest pace (48.52, 1:12.84, 1:37.13, 2:02.43 and 2:28.52). It gave everyone except the deep closers something to run at. The race was a …
Bleacher Report · 6/8/2014
NEW YORK (AP) -- American Pharoah will try to win the Triple Crown on Saturday, when he takes on seven rivals in the Belmont Stakes. Here's what's going on and around the track in the hours leading up to the race, scheduled to start at 6:50 p.m. EDT: 5 …
San Jose Mercury News · 6/6/2015
The 1 1/2-mile Belmont Stakes will be the longest distance test to date in the careers of all 14 horses entered in Saturday’s race and for most, if not all of them, it will be the longest they will ever have to run in competition. Even with several ...
Daily Racing Form · 6/8/2013
Fans wore their best and craziest hats to Belmont Park on Saturday to witness American Pharoah's historic Belmont Stakes win, which earned him the Triple Crown title. Hats of all colors, shapes and sizes were on display at the race track as 90,000 fans ...
Daily Mail · 6/7/2015
It's finally here. When Saturday arrives, so will the third and final leg of the Triple Crown. We've witnessed the Kentucky Derby, where American Pharoah triumphed in front of a packed crowd that included basically the entire roster of the New England ...
CBS Sports · 6/4/2015

Belmont Stakes

The Belmont Stakes is an American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse race held every June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. It is a …
The Belmont Stakes is an American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse race held every June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. It is a 1.5-mile-long horse race, open to three-year-old Thoroughbreds. Colts and geldings carry a weight of 126 pounds; fillies carry 121 pounds. The race, nicknamed The Test of the Champion and The Run for the Carnations, is the third and final leg of the Triple Crown and is held five weeks after the Kentucky Derby and three weeks after the Preakness Stakes, on a Saturday between June 5 and June 11. The 1973 Belmont Stakes and Triple Crown winner Secretariat holds the mile and a half stakes record of 2:24.
  • First occurred: 1867
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