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May 27, 2016 03:33 PM

New York-breds to shine on Memorial Day at Belmont Park

Nearly 100 New York-breds will take center stage at Belmont Park on Memorial Day for Big Apple Showcase Day, featuring six stakes races worth $900,000. The 10-race program, with a scheduled first-race post time of 1:30 p.m., is only for horses bred in the Empire State.

May 27, 2016 03:02 PM

Belmont Park Notes

Destin, who is being pointed to the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes on June 11, breezed five furlongs in 1:01.85 on the Belmont Park training track Friday morning in his penultimate work prior to the June 11 "Test of the Champion."

May 26, 2016 06:10 PM

Mighty Mo headlines Paradise Creek

Woodhaven runner-up Mighty Mo is set to take on a field of up-and-coming grass sprinters in Saturday's featured race at Belmont Park, the $100,000 Paradise Creek for 3-year-olds at seven furlongs on the Widener turf course.

May 25, 2016 03:56 PM

NYRA Re-organization Board hears report on upcoming Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, Saratoga meet

The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) Reorganization Board of Directors, meeting in New York City today, focused its discussion on the 2016 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, as well as the impending launch of NYRA Bets and the new live television shows on MSG+.

May 22, 2016 06:46 PM

Double Pick 6 Carryover of $72K for Thursday at Belmont Park

The Pick 6 eluded bettors for the second consecutive day at Belmont Park, resulting in a two-day carryover of $72,651 into next Thursday's card when live racing resumes.

May 22, 2016 02:01 PM

Preakness winner Exaggerator, Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist look toward rematch in 148th Belmont Stakes

Preakness winner Exaggerator and Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist are heading to Belmont Park to renew their rivalry in the 148thrunning of the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 11.

May 21, 2016 08:34 PM

Paulassilverlining delivers in G3 Vagrancy; Lightstream takes the green in Soaring Softly

Vincent Scuderi's homebred Paulassilverlining picked up her second graded stakes victory of the year with a resounding, 3 ¼-length win in the Grade 3, $150,000 Vangrancy Handicap, giving jockey Jose Ortiz his fourth win on Belmont Park's Saturday card.

May 21, 2016 07:59 PM

Statement by NYRA Chief Executive Officer and President Chris Kay on the 148th running of the Belmont Stakes

This evening, the New York Racing Association released the following statement from Chris Kay, Chief Executive Officer and President of the New York Racing Association regarding the 148th running of the Belmont Stakes on June 11, 2016.

May 20, 2016 03:21 PM

Belmont Park Notes - 5/20/16

Multiple graded stakes winner Private Zone is being pointed towards the Grade 2, $250,000 True North Handicap on June 11, trainer Brian Lynch said on Friday morning. The 6-year-old bay gelding breezed six furlongs in 1:13.40 on Friday, marking his second workout at Belmont Park this month.

May 19, 2016 03:30 PM

2015 Belmont Stakes wins Sports Event of the Year

The New York Racing Association, Inc. won the Street & Smith’s Sports Business Journal “Sports Event of the Year” award for the 2015 Belmont Stakes on Wednesday night. NYRA earned top honors among a premier group of finalists that included Super Bowl 50, the FIFA Women’s World Cup Final, Bojangles’ Southern 500 and the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao prize fight.

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