The streak started innocently enough at his home track of Philadelphia Park November 9th when the chestnut cruised home an easy winner of a maiden special weight. Seven races and seven wins later, Someday Farm's Smarty Jones heads into Saturday's 136th running of the Grade 1 $1 million Belmont Stakes trying to become the first horse since Affirmed in 1978 to win the Visa Triple Crown.
The $1 million Belmont Stakes will be run as the 11th of 13 races on Saturday and is schedule to go at approximately 6:38 pm EDT. Below is the list of entrants in post position order. Be sure to click each horse's name to see a full profile with lots of information plus a photo.
Triple Crown quick links:
- Analyzing the Belmont Contenders - trying to pick a winner
- Preakness Results - Smarty Jones wins again!
- Kentucky Derby Results - Smarty Jones wins!
- Free Belmont Past Performances - from DRF
- Free Belmont Past Performances - from Blood Horse and BRIS
- Belmont Weather - several forecasts for New York.
- Triple Crown Trail results for all the preps
- Belmont Stakes Official Site - lots of news
- Blood Horse Triple Crown Mania
- DRF Belmont Special
- Thoroughbred Times Triple Crown special
- Triple Crown Trivia Quiz - test your knowledge of the Derby, Preakness, and Belmont and compete with others.
- Triple Crown Index - the master list with even more info
Scroll down for the entries.
|1||Master David||Bobby Frankel||Jose Santos||20-1|
|2||Purge||Todd Pletcher||John Velazquez||5-1|
|3||Caiman||Angel Medina||Ramon Dominguez||50-1|
|4||Birdstone||Nick Zito||Edgar Prado||15-1|
|5||Rock Hard Ten||Jason Orman||Alex Solis||8-1|
|6||Royal Assault||Nick Zito||Pat Day||20-1|
|7||Tap Dancer||Kathleen O'Connell||Javier Castellano||50-1|
|8||Eddington||Mark Hennig||Jerry Bailey||10-1|
|9||Smarty Jones||John Servis||Stewart Elliott||2-5|