Flower Bowl

Fourstar Crook Breezes Last-To-First In Flower Bowl

Michael Dubb, Bethlehem Stables and Gary Aisquith’s Fourstar Crook got her Grade 1 win by two lengths on Sunday, cruising from last-to-first despite a very slow early pace in the Flower Bowl at Belmont Park. The 6-year-old New York-bred daughter of Freud completed 1 1/4 miles over the “good” turf in 2:03.28, earning an expenses-paid […]

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Weekend Lineup: Fall Stars

Fall Stars Weekend at Keeneland offers four “Win and You’re In” races for the Breeders’ Cup on Saturday, and another three on Sunday. Across the world, there are a total of 17 challenge races offering expenses-paid berths to the World Championships next month at Churchill Downs. Some of the highlights include the G1 Shadwell Turf […]

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‘Long And Lanky’ Holy Helena Looking For Firm Ground In Flower Bowl

Stronach Stable’s Canadian champion Holy Helena is primed for her New York return on Sunday in the Grade 1, $500,000 Flower Bowl following a three-month layoff, said trainer Jimmy Jerkens Friday morning. “She’s fresh, she looks good,” he said. “She seems pretty strong right now.” Last year, the Ontario-bred Ghostzapper filly put together solid victories […]

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Trans-Atlantic Pick 4 To Include Flower Bowl, Arc De Triomphe

The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) will partner with France Galop and Pari Mutuel Urbain (PMU) on Sunday, October 7 to offer an all G1 Trans-Atlantic Pick 4, highlighted by the Group 1 Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe from ParisLongchamp and a pair of prestigious Grade 1 races from Belmont Park. The first […]

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Columbus Day Card At Belmont Features $28,315 Pick 6 Carryover

There will be a $28,315 Pick 6 carryover on Monday’s Columbus Day race card at Belmont Park, featuring the Grade 2, $200,000 Knickerbocker. The sequence starts with Race 4, with an approximate post time of 2:34 p.m. ET. Sunday’s Pick 6 sequence included several longshots. The full sequence was Redhairdon’tcare ($11.20), Feeling Bossy ($9.70), The […]

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War Flag Upsets Brown’s Win Streak In Flower Bowl

Allen Stable homebred War Flag (9-1) ran down the even money Chad Brown trainee Grand Jete and held off Brown’s Dacita (4-1) to score her first Grade 1 win in Sunday’s Flower Bowl Stakes at Belmont Park, ending a three-year streak in which Brown had sent out the Flower Bowl winner. War Flag, off at […]

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‘Everyone Hit It Perfect’: Flintshire, Lady Eli Lead Chad Brown Workers At Belmont

Less than 12 hours after Mrs McDougal and Zindaya finished 1-2 in the Grade 3 Noble Damsel and Connect upset the Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing, trainer Chad Brown was back supervising his fleet of contenders for two upcoming “Super” Saturdays at Belmont Park, led by Grade 1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational […]

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Belmont Super Saturday Fields Taking Shape

On Saturday, Belmont Park will host TVG Super Saturday, which will include six graded stakes worth a total of $3.4 million. Topping the list is the Grade 1, $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup for 3-year-olds and up. The 1 ΒΌ-mile Jockey Club Gold Cup is expected to attract V. E. Day, Wicked Strong, and […]

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Twinspires.com Weekend Stakes: Where to Watch

Countdown to the Breeders’ Cup is just five weeks now, so that means a plethora of key prep races this weekend. There are 10 Grade 1 races taking place on Saturday at either Belmont or Santa Anita, and another handful of graded stakes sprinkled throughout Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, also at the New York and […]

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Weekend Stakes: Where to Watch brought to you by West Point Thoroughbreds

This is a monster weekend for graded stakes with so many Breeders’ Cup prep races in the offing, especially at Belmont and the Oak Tree meeting, which is being held this year at Hollywood Park. Saturday’s Belmont card offers five Grade 1 stakes, culminating with the $750,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational. Preceding that race […]

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