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ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Tapwrit overtook favored Irish War Cry in the stretch to win the Belmont Stakes by two lengths Saturday, giving trainer Todd Pletcher his third career victory in the final leg of the Triple Crown. 560 more words
ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Belmont Stakes is down to 11 horses after Epicharis was scratched after a veterinarian exam on Saturday morning.
The New York Racing Association said the exam revealed continued inflammation in the Japanese colt’s right front hoof. 271 more words
NEW YORK (AP) — Celebrity chef Bobby Flay hopes he’s cooked up another winner in the Belmont Stakes.
Flay purchased 25 percent interest in J Boys Echo on Wednesday before the draw that assigned post positions for Saturday’s $1.5 million race. 101 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Sure, the Belmont Stakes is where Triple Crown dreams come true. It’s also where many have gone to die.
A look at the the biggest Belmont upsets of all time proves that horses that have won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness not only have to fear the top contenders, but also the extreme long shots. 233 more words