Belmont Park Entries & Results for Friday, July 8, 2022

Belmont Park, Elmont, NY
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Belmont Park opened in 1905 and is home to the third leg of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes. Its deep dirt track and wide turns have earned the track the nickname of "the Big Sandy."
Biggest stakes: Belmont Stakes, Jockey Club Gold Cup, Champagne Stakes, Acorn Stakes.

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Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.2%, and third place picks are winning 16.6%.

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5F, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $75,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (1-3) Early Pick 5 (.50) Races (1-5), Double Wagers

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #1 New York Panther the 7/5 ML favorite trained by Todd Pletcher and ridden by Jose L. Ortiz. The two-year-old colt by Freud has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Belmont Park Picks for all of today's races.

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2 Picks Report

New York Panther

Freud

Todd A. Pletcher

Jose L. Ortiz

7/5

1A 12

Weyhill Farm Rd.

Union Jackson

Christophe Clement

Joel Rosario

(Also-eligible)

7/5

AE

2 1

Jackson Heights

Union Jackson

Orlando Noda

Trevor McCarthy

8/1

3 3

M. C. Double R

American Freedom

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Luis Saez

15/1

4 4

Power Attack

War Dancer

J. Kent Sweezey

Kendrick Carmouche

10/1

5 5

Twirling Charlie

Twirling Candy

Daniel Velazquez

Abner Adorno

20/1

6 6

Sea Cruise

Mizzen Mast

Richard J. Hendriks

Dylan Davis

15/1

7 7

Captain Party

Maclean's Music

George Weaver

Javier Castellano

8/1

8 8

Who Me

Lord Nelson

Michelle Nevin

Manuel Franco

6/1

9 9

Makar

Distorted Humor

Brad H. Cox

John R. Velazquez

5/1

10 10

English Storm

Freud

Claudio A. Gonzalez

Jose Antonio Gomez

15/1

11 11

Provision

Goldencents

George Weaver

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Power Attack  4 $11.60 $4.80 $3.60
New York Panther  1 - $3.30 $2.60
Captain Party  7 - - $5.70
M. C. Double R  3 - - -
Also rans: Makar, Twirling Charlie, Who Me, Jackson Heights, Sea Cruise, English Storm
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 4-1 $30.60 $187,943.00
Superfecta 4-1-7-3 $1,402.00 $58,606.00
Trifecta 4-1-7 $174.48 $95,894.00
Fractions and final time: :22.46, :45.06, :57.1
Winning Owner: Tee N Jay Stable and Sweezey, J. Kent
Winning Breeder: Sean O'Connor

6F, Inner turf, $62,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $94,000

Exacta, Quinella, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (2-4) Pick 4 (.50) Races (2-5), Double Wagers

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #7 Bay Storm the 7/5 ML favorite trained by Jonathan Thomas and ridden by Luis Saez. The four-year-old filly by Kantharos has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Belmont Park Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Ready To Venture (GB)

Kingman (GB)

Michael Stidham

Kendrick Carmouche

9/2

2 2

Betsy Blue

Tonalist

Linda Rice

Jose Lezcano

(Main Track only)

8/5

MTO

3 3

Bye Bye

Into Mischief

Christophe Clement

Joel Rosario

7/2

4 4

Alwayz Late

Animal Kingdom

William I. Mott

Jose L. Ortiz

5/2

5 5

Halo City

Commissioner

Natalia Lynch

Eric Cancel

30/1

6 6

Eloquent Speaker

Flatter

Natalia Lynch

Dylan Davis

(Main Track only)

3/1

MTO

7 7 Picks Report

Bay Storm

Kantharos

Jonathan Thomas

Luis Saez

7/5

8 8

Mischievous Dream

Into Mischief

Christophe Clement

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Bay Storm  7 $3.70 $3.00 $2.10
Ready To Venture (GB)  1 - $4.70 $2.60
Bye Bye  3 - - $2.60
Alwayz Late  4 - - -
Also rans: Mischievous Dream
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-7 $28.60 $100,331.00
Exacta 7-1 $14.20 $147,884.00
Quinella 1-7 $12.40 $5,904.00
Superfecta 7-1-3-4 $72.00 $25,995.00
Trifecta 7-1-3 $32.60 $58,782.00
Fractions and final time: :23.55, :46.84, :57.78, 1:08.83
Winning Owner: Bridlewood Farm
Winning Breeder: Candy Meadows LLC

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6F, Dirt, $16,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $28,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (3-5), Double Wagers

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #2 Storm Shooter the 8/5 ML favorite trained by Linda Rice and ridden by Jose Lezcano. The four-year-old gelding by Twirling Candy has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Belmont Park Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Alite

Alpha

Edmund Pringle

Luis A. Rodriguez Castro

15/1

2 2 Picks Report

Storm Shooter

Twirling Candy

Linda Rice

Jose Lezcano

8/5

3 3

Johnselectricride

Shackleford

Robert P. Klesaris

Jose Antonio Gomez

6/1

4 4

Got the Gold

Goldencents

Chris J. Englehart

Eric Cancel

4/1

5 5

Centavo

Flashstorm

Naipaul Chatterpaul

Luis Cardenas

6/1

6 6

Ghostmon

Ghostzapper

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Trevor McCarthy

10/1

7 7

Prince of Joy

Laoban

Ricardo E. Legall

Jalon L. Samuel

30/1

8 8

Breaking Stones

Congrats

Oscar S. Barrera, III

Dylan Davis

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Breaking Stones  8 $5.70 $2.90 $2.10
Got the Gold  4 - $3.40 $2.30
Centavo  5 - - $2.30
Alite  1 - - -
Also rans: Prince of Joy, Ghostmon
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-7-8 $89.00 $83,835.00
Trifecta 8-4-5 $46.80 $74,534.00
Superfecta 8-4-5-1 $119.00 $43,678.00
Exacta 8-4 $16.80 $148,013.00
Daily Double 7-8 $12.20 $39,648.00
Fractions and final time: :23.24, :46.73, :58.82, 1:11.8
Winning Owner: Gagliano Stables
Winning Breeder: Roddy J. Valente
BREAKING STONES came away alertly from the outside post, showed in front early then lost the advantage to a hard sent foe outside the five-eighths, pressed outside from that juncture, vied in the two path around the turn, regained the lead outside the five-sixteenths, dropped to the rail while moving clear at the quarter-pole, extended the advantage under a strong hand-ride in upper stretch, was put to a right-handed crop outside the furlong marker, switched to a left-handed crop coming to the sixteenth-pole then was placed back under a strong hand-ride in the final sixteenth while much the best.

1 1/2M, Turf, Grand Couturier S.
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $150,000

Exacta, Quinella, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (4-6) Pick 6 ($1) Races (4-9), Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

British Royalty

English Channel

Barbara J. Minshall

Joel Rosario

10/1

2 2

Admission Office

Point of Entry

Brian A. Lynch

John R. Velazquez

5/2

3 3

Channel Maker

English Channel

William I. Mott

Luis Saez

4/5

4 4

Soldier Rising (GB)

Frankel (GB)

Christophe Clement

Jose L. Ortiz

9/2

5 5

Highest Honors

Tapit

Chad C. Brown

Flavien Prat

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Channel Maker  3 $4.50 $3.00 $2.20
Soldier Rising (GB)  4 - $3.40 $2.30
Highest Honors  5 - - $2.40
British Royalty  1 - - -
Also rans: Admission Office
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-4 $18.20 $196,452.00
Pick 3 7-8-3 $29.80 $38,709.00
Trifecta 3-4-5 $37.40 $87,819.00
Superfecta 3-4-5-1 $70.00 $35,526.00
Quinella 3-4 $9.80 $7,924.00
Daily Double 8-3 $17.60 $48,126.00
Fractions and final time: :25.02, :50.47, 1:16.31, 1:41.15, 2:04.53, 2:27.54
Winning Owner: Wachtel Stable, Barber, Gary, R. A. Hill Stable and Reeves Thoroughbred Racing
Winning Breeder: Tall Oaks Farm

What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

1M, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $90,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (5-7), Grand Slam (5-8) Late Pick 5 (.50) Races (5-9), Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Cloud Forest

Quality Road

William I. Mott

Jose Lezcano

3/1

2 2

Outperform

Gun Runner

Todd A. Pletcher

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

12/1

3 3

Secret Cargo

Gun Runner

Chad C. Brown

Flavien Prat

9/2

4 4

Sidekick

Honor Code

Claude R. McGaughey III

Joel Rosario

7/2

5 5

Winit

Tapit

John C. Kimmel

Javier Castellano

10/1

6 6

Gasoline

Curlin

Todd A. Pletcher

Luis Saez

2/1

7 7

Making It

Orb

George Weaver

John R. Velazquez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Winit  5 $23.60 $8.30 $4.90
Sidekick  4 - $5.10 $3.60
Making It  7 - - $4.60
Gasoline  6 - - -
Also rans: Outperform, Cloud Forest, Secret Cargo
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 5 4-7-8-3-5 $3,528.00 $715,995.00
Daily Double 3-5 $70.50 $78,740.00
Exacta 5-4 $126.00 $292,777.00
Superfecta 5-4-7-6 $1,084.00 $74,682.00
Trifecta 5-4-7 $1,001.00 $146,982.00
Pick 3 8-3-5 $222.00 $71,839.00
Pick 4 7-8-3-5 $458.00 $246,583.00
Fractions and final time: :23.42, :46.82, 1:11.13, 1:35.6
Winning Owner: Whisper Hill Farm, LLC
Winning Breeder: Debby M. Oxley

6F, Inner turf, $50,000 Starter Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $60,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (6-8) Pick 4 (.50) Races (6-9), Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 11

Tempermental

Practical Joke

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Joel Rosario

8/1

1A 14

Chloe Rose

Twirling Candy

Gustavo Rodriguez

Rider TBA

(Main Track only)

8/1

MTO

2 1

Unlock

Congrats

Thomas Albertrani

Dylan Davis

10/1

3 2

Thismightbetheone

Get Stormy

Jorge R. Abreu

Trevor McCarthy

6/1

4 3

Freedomofthepress

Mshawish

James W. Ferraro

John R. Velazquez

6/1

5 4

Scott Alaia

Hold Me Back

Michelle Nevin

Luis Saez

(Main Track only)

5/2

MTO

6 5

Missing Link

Kantharos

Randi Persaud

Jose Antonio Gomez

15/1

7 6

Bustin Bullet

Bustin Stones

Michael Miceli

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

12/1

8 7

Mandy Green

Include

Mark A. Hennig

Flavien Prat

10/1

9 8

U Should B Dancing

War Dancer

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Jose L. Ortiz

5/1

10 9

Stuck On Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Jose Francisco D'Angelo

Luis Saez

5/2

11 10

Candy Monet

Paynter

Eddie Persaud

Javier Castellano

20/1

12 12

Predetermined

Successful Appeal

Gary Sciacca

Jose Lezcano

15/1

13 13

New York Banker

Central Banker

Orlando Noda

Rider TBA

(Main Track only)

4/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
U Should B Dancing  9 $6.20 $4.30 $2.90
Mandy Green  8 - $10.40 $7.00
Candy Monet 11 - - $14.40
Stuck On Kitten 10 - - -
Also rans: Freedomofthepress, Bustin Bullet, Tempermental, Thismightbetheone, Missing Link, Unlock, Predetermined
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-9 $91.00 $68,205.00
Exacta 9-8 $90.00 $373,525.00
Superfecta 9-8-11-10 $8,140.00 $121,051.00
Trifecta 9-8-11 $1,339.00 $194,490.00
Pick 3 3-5-9 $277.00 $83,913.00
Fractions and final time: :21.31, :44.13, :55.97, 1:07.97
Winning Owner: Madkour, Adam, Madkour, Carol and Imperio, Michael
Winning Breeder: War Dancer LLC & SSW Stables
U SHOULD B DANCING four paths off the inside down the backstretch in pursuit from near the rear of the field, tucked inside through the turn coming under coaxing near the quarter pole, angled out to swing seven wide into upper stretch, closed well outside to take command a sixteenth from home, then edged away to the finish to score.

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6 1/2F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $80,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (7-9), Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Fenway

Into Mischief

John P. Terranova, II

Luis Saez

8/1

2 2

Agility

Practical Joke

Jorge R. Abreu

Jose L. Ortiz

8/1

3 3

Major Spin

Hard Spun

Linda Rice

Kendrick Carmouche

6/1

4 4

Unique Unions

Union Jackson

Richard E. Schosberg

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

7/2

5 5

Who Hoo Thats Me

Keen Ice

Jorge R. Abreu

Flavien Prat

3/1

6 6

Whittington Park

Midnight Lute

Brad H. Cox

Manuel Franco

10/1

7 7

Win for Gold

Goldencents

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Joel Rosario

4/1

8 8

Colormepazzi

Mission Impazible

Chris J. Englehart

Eric Cancel

12/1

9 9

Golquist

Nyquist

George Weaver

Dylan Davis

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Who Hoo Thats Me  5 $6.60 $3.50 $2.60
Colormepazzi  8 - $10.20 $4.60
Unique Unions  4 - - $2.80
Win for Gold  7 - - -
Also rans: Whittington Park, Major Spin, Agility, Golquist, Fenway
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 9-5 $21.60 $79,355.00
Exacta 5-8 $61.00 $345,174.00
Superfecta 5-8-4-7 $575.00 $119,444.00
Trifecta 5-8-4 $216.00 $195,780.00
Pick 3 5-9-5 $273.00 $60,654.00
Fractions and final time: :22.46, :45.44, 1:09.94, 1:16.24
Winning Owner: Gold Square LLC
Winning Breeder: Gold Square, LLC
WHO HOO THATS ME settled off the pace, was roused three wide on the turn, moved out while gaining in upper stretch, rallied to the lead at the furlong marker and drew away under steady urging.

1M, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $92,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10), Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 8

Romanosa (GB)

Holy Roman Emperor (IRE)

Christophe Clement

Trevor McCarthy

9/2

1A 10

Angelinka (FR)

Pedro the Great

Brad H. Cox

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

9/2

1X 13

Baby Man

Bird Song

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Jose Antonio Gomez

(Main Track only)

9/2

MTO

2 1

Miss Tapirado

Tapit

William I. Mott

Jose Lezcano

10/1

3 2

To a T

Uncaptured

Orlando Noda

Rider TBA

(Main Track only)

6/1

MTO

4 3

Parnac (FR)

Zarak (FR)

Christophe Clement

Joel Rosario

5/1

5 4

Mashnee Girl

Air Force Blue

Mark A. Hennig

Luis Saez

(Main Track only)

7/5

MTO

6 5

Nazuna (IRE)

Kodiac (GB)

Chad C. Brown

Flavien Prat

7/2

7 6

Regal Realm

Animal Kingdom

Jonathan Thomas

Luis Saez

8/1

8 7

Irie Empress

Shackleford

Herold O. Whylie

Dexter Haddock

15/1

9 9

Invincible Gal (GB)

Invincible Spirit (IRE)

Chad C. Brown

Manuel Franco

2/1

10 11

Madame Rouge

Tapizar

Herold O. Whylie

Luis M. Ocasio

20/1

11 12

Caironi

Cairo Prince

Michael Miceli

Dylan Davis

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Nazuna (IRE)  6 $8.60 $3.90 $2.70
Miss Tapirado  2 - $9.70 $7.00
Invincible Gal (GB)  9 - - $2.90
Parnac (FR)  4 - - -
Also rans: Regal Realm, Romanosa (GB), Irie Empress, Madame Rouge, Angelinka (FR)
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Grand Slam 4/5/7-5/8/9/11/13-4/5/8-6 $96.50 $39,661.00
Daily Double 5-6 $21.60 $67,094.00
Pick 3 9-5-6 $93.50 $67,265.00
Trifecta 6-2-9 $209.00 $186,234.00
Superfecta 6-2-9-4 $560.00 $126,050.00
Exacta 6-2 $88.50 $383,736.00
Fractions and final time: :22.54, :45.99, 1:10.52, 1:34.43
Winning Owner: Pantofel Stable, LLC, Wachtel Stable, Barber,Gary and Deutsch, Peter
Winning Breeder: Barouche Stud Ireland Ltd

Pletcher: ‘We’re focused on the Classic’ for Life Is Good

Life Is Good will head to Keeneland on Monday to be prepared for Breeders’ Cup Classic.

6F, Inner turf, $40,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $45,000

Exacta, Trifecta (.50), Super (.10) Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 12

Luca At the Spa

Freud

Steve Klesaris

Trevor McCarthy

10/1

1A 14

Tonalistic

Tonalist

Steve Klesaris

Jose L. Ortiz

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

2 1

Slugo

Big Brown

Michelle Nevin

Luis Saez

12/1

3 2

Crock of Gold

Mission Impazible

Gary Sciacca

Heman K. Harkie

30/1

4 3

Brennan's War

War Dancer

Leah Gyarmati

Jose Lezcano

8/1

5 4

Chapel Road

Quality Road

Christophe Clement

Jose Antonio Gomez

6/1

6 5

Southern Civility

Laoban

Patrick L. Reynolds

Dylan Davis

15/1

7 6

Unlikely

Honorable Dillon

John S. Pregman, Jr.

Jalon L. Samuel

50/1

8 7

Majestic Johnson

Majestic City

Linda Rice

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/1

9 8

Moon Hunter

Malibu Moon

Michelle Hemingway

John R. Velazquez

8/1

10 9

Martinez

Twirling Candy

Michael Miceli

Joel Rosario

7/2

11 10

N Y Anthem

War Dancer

J. Tyler Servis

Kendrick Carmouche

9/2

12 11

Bointheback

Majestic City

Gregory DiPrima

Javier Castellano

12/1

13 13

Waralo

War Dancer

Chris J. Englehart

Eric Cancel

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

14 15

Eminency

Cupid

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Rider TBA

(Main Track only)

5/2

MTO

15 16

Tommy Gun

Union Jackson

George Weaver

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

(Main Track only)

9/5

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Moon Hunter  9 $34.00 $11.40 $7.70
Martinez 10 - $3.60 $2.80
Bointheback 12 - - $8.70
Chapel Road  5 - - -
Also rans: Majestic Johnson, Brennan's War, Slugo, Crock of Gold, Unlikely, Southern Civility, Luca At the Spa, N Y Anthem
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 9-10-12-5 $13,757.00 $202,707.00
Exacta 9-10 $125.00 $493,162.00
Daily Double 6-9 $107.50 $207,723.00
Pick 6 3-5-5/9/13-5-6-9 $413.00 $0.00
Pick 6 3-5-5/9/13-5-6-9 $60,737.00 $95,485.00
Pick 5 5-5/9/13-5-6-9 $24,941.00 $440,170.00
Pick 4 5/9/13-5-6-9 $2,281.00 $585,421.00
Pick 3 5-6-9 $389.50 $155,264.00
Trifecta 9-10-12 $1,591.00 $316,509.00
Fractions and final time: :22.05, :45.33, :57.49, 1:09.64
Winning Owner: Newtown Anner Stud Farm
Winning Breeder: Newtownanner Stud
MOON HUNTER tracked the pace down the backstretch, chased three wide around the turn, gained to make a bid between horses in upper stretch, took the lead outside the furlong marker and proved best under strong urging.

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