Belmont Stakes

Palace Malice gives owner Campbell first Triple Crown win since 1990 Preakness

June 10, 2013 | WNST Audio

Belmont-winning jockey Smith proud to best fellow Hall of Famer Stevens in final stretch

June 10, 2013 | WNST Audio

Palace Malice runs down Oxbow for upset win at Belmont Stakes

Palace Malice runs down Oxbow for upset win at Belmont Stakes

June 08, 2013 | WNST Staff

Hall of Famer Smith rides Pletcher Derby disappointment past Preakness winner for classic victory…

Analysis & Selections for the 3rd Leg of Triple Crown, The Belmont Stakes and Closing Day at Pimlico

Analysis & Selections for the 3rd Leg of Triple Crown, The Belmont Stakes and Closing Day at Pimlico

June 07, 2013 | Gary Quill

Drawing courtesy of Mel @dailyracefunies. To see more of Mel’s work, click here. On paper, the Saturday’s 145th running of the Belmont Stakes shapes up to be a great betting race, which isn’t a bad consolation since the luster of the race was tarnished by Orb’s loss to oxbow in the Preakness. There are fourteen [...]

NYRA’s Scheinman says Belmont Stakes winner very difficult to call

June 07, 2013 | WNST Audio

Rick from Reisterstown calls the 2013 Belmont Stakes

June 06, 2013 | WNST Audio

Derby winner Orb installed as Belmont favorite over Oxbow

June 05, 2013 | WNST Staff

NEW YORK (AP) — Back home again, Kentucky Derby winner Orb is the horse to beat in the Belmont Stakes. Orb was made the 3-1 morning-line favorite in a field of 14 entered for Saturday’s final leg of the Triple Crown at Belmont Park, and trainer Shug McGaughey is confident his colt can bounce back from [...]

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

June 04, 2013 | Glenn Clark

Glenn offers his weekly preview, touching on events both inside and outside of the world of sports…

Preakness winner Oxbow headed to Belmont Stakes

May 19, 2013 | WNST Staff

PREAKNESS WINNER OXBOW CONFIRMED FOR BELMONT STAKES ORB ‘FINE’ AFTER DULL TRY;  ITSMYLUCKYDAY MAKES GRADE   BALTIMORE, 05-19-13 – Back in the 1980’s and ‘90s when trainer D. Wayne Lukas was winning Triple Crown races with astonishing regularity, the catch-phrase “D. Wayne off the plane” followed him from track to track as he made his hit-and-run [...]

Horse Racing Progress: GQ and “Mel” Join Forces

Horse Racing Progress: GQ and “Mel” Join Forces

March 07, 2013 | Gary Quill

Progress. Webster defines progress, “positive development, usually of a gradual kind, toward achieving a goal or reaching a higher standard”.  In the 40+ years that I’ve been an enthusiastic thoroughbred horse racing fan, there has been plenty of progress. Racing surfaces, medications, jockey and horse equipment, tote systems and types of wagers have all been [...]