Wednesday, May 28 2014


California Chrome still raring to go on Wednesday


ELMONT, N.Y. - Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome on Wednesday picked back up where he left off the previous day, showing the same eagerness he displayed a day earlier when galloping his customary two-mile circuit on an overcast morning at Belmont Park.





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Monday, May 26 2014


Jack Milton propels Pletcher to top of all-time earnings list


ELMONT, N.Y. - Jack Milton pushed six-time Eclipse Award winning trainer Todd Pletcher to the top of the North American all-time earnings list on Monday with an emphatic 2 ¾-length victory in the Grade 3, $300,000 Poker on Belmont Park's Widener turf course.





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Belmont Park Notes: Monday, May 26


• Matterhorn purchased by Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, now possible for Belmont Stakes; Comissioner, Palace Malice, and Princess of Sylmar emerge from Sunday works in good shape
• Matuszak breezes for G1 Belmont, Close Hatches for G1 Phipps
• Wicked Strong exits one-mile breeze in good shape
• Tonalist on key following Sunday breeze






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Sunday, May 25 2014


Belmont Park Notes 5/25


• Clement pleased with Tonalist's breeze for G1 Belmont Stakes
• Wicked Strong goes a mile in preparation for the "Test of the Champion"
• Samraat ships to Belmont Park, tunes up for Belmont Stakes with one-mile breeze
• Intense Holiday to miss Belmont with injury after work in company with Commissioner; Palace Malice, Princess of Sylmar breeze for Belmont Stakes Day races
• Social Inclusion arrives at Belmont for either Belmont Stakes or G2 Woody Stephens; G1 Met Mile ruled out





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Saturday, May 24 2014


Gulfstream: Rainbow 6 Betting Facilitated by Higher Base-Wager Amounts


Tickets Accepted in Any Amount as Long as It’s in 20-Cent Increments

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – With unprecedented wagering expected on Gulfstream Park’s Rainbow 6 Monday – when a mandatory payout could reach an estimated $16 million – players of the popular multi-race wager will have the option of betting tickets with higher base wagers.





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“Califorina Chrome” spells success


ELMONT, N.Y. - Fostering a superstition born on the first stop of the Triple Crown, Belmont Park presented the connections of California Chrome with two saddlecloths upon his arrival - one bearing the proper spelling of the colt's name and one deliberately misspelled "Califorina Chrome".





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Friday, May 23 2014


Gulfstream Park Statement on Agreement with FHBPA


We appreciate the support and hard work of the Florida Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (FHBPA) and all its members these last few months. We also appreciate the confidence they have shown in Gulfstream Park and The Stronach Group's goal to continue building the sport of Thoroughbred racing.

We now look forward to working with the horsemen at both facilities, the management of Calder Race Course and the state of Florida to complete this agreement in a timely manner.



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Thursday, May 22 2014


Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome has first gallop at Belmont Park


ELMONT, N.Y. - Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome had his first gallop around Belmont Park's 1 ½-mile oval this morning, going out on a sloppy track shortly after 6 a.m. with exercise rider Willie Delgado aboard.

California Chrome, who will attempt to become the first horse in 36 years to add the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes on June 7 to victories in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, galloped an easy 1 ¾ miles over the wet main track.





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Fitful Skies ready to run in G2 Sheepshead Bay


ELMONT, N.Y. - Fitful Skies will go in search of her first North American victory on Saturday at Belmont Park when she contests the Grade 2, $200,000 Sheepshead Bay run at 1 3/8 miles for fillies and mares 4-years-old and up.





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Gulfstream: Mandatory Rainbow 6 Payout


Potential to Set North American Record on Memorial Day

Total Pool Could Swell to $16 Million if Betting Reaches Estimated $10 Million

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - If there is no single winning ticket on the Rainbow 6 at Gulfstream Park Saturday and Sunday, the total pool of the 20-cent wager is expected to set a North American Pick 6 record on Monday, May 26.





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Wednesday, May 21 2014


California Chrome jogs on Belmont Park main track


ELMONT, N.Y. - Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome set foot on the Belmont Park main track for the first time on Wednesday, leisurely jogging once around the 1 ½-mile course with exercise rider Willie Delgado aboard.





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Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome arrives at Belmont Park


ELMONT, N.Y. - California Chrome, who on June 7 will attempt to become thoroughbred racing's 12th Triple Crown winner when he competes in the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes, arrived at Belmont Park at approximately 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday.





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