Skip to comments.Belmont Stakes Time!!!!!!!!!
Posted on 06/11/2005 1:59:53 PM PDT by Lemondropkid31
Hey anyone watching the race? Lets talk here. Moderator, if I screw this up, please erase it.
oops, please dont get too mad that I posted in Breaking news. I didnt know this didnt beling there. Moderator can you fix that?
I thought it was last week.
I'm here. Start talking:')
Nope, it is today! :O)
Miss Targets is pinging everyone, so hopefully we can get something really going.
I'm watching. The announcers are idiots. Wish they had someone on that gave a flip.
Shows ya how much I pay attention to the ponies.
So, what time and on what station?
A look at the horses in the 137th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, in order of post position.
PP Horse Jockey Trainer Odds
1. Nolans Cat Arroyo Jr. Romans 50-1
2. Pinpoint Velazquez Zito 20-1
3. A.P. Arrow Bailey Lukas 20-1
4. Southern Africa Court Puhich 12-1
5. Giacomo Smith Shirreffs 4-1
6. Watchmon Castellano Reynolds 50-1
7. Andromedas Hero Bejarano Zito 15-1
8. Reverberate Santos Russo 6-1
9. Afleet Alex Rose Ritchey 6-5
10. Indy Storm Prado Zito 20-1
11. Chekhov Stevens Biancone 12-1
I hope Funny Cide wins the Brooklyn.
PS: My beautiful classic wooden racing sailboat is named "Charismatic" -- you can guess why.
It's gonna be muddy
Pinging Saddle club. Pick your winner!
Right now ESPN has some races and Funny Cide is running next. NBC has the Belmont stakes at I believe 4:30 CST
Oh dang, in my haste I forgot about that!!!!
Thanks. I need batteries for my remote and didn't want to get up.
Poor Funny Cide just cant handle the hot weather.
I used to know stuff like this and didn't have to ask, but who won the Derby and the Preakness this year?
He sure didn't have his game face today.
Giacomo won the Derby, and Afleet Alex won the Preakness. They are both running in the Belmont.
Derby -- Giacamo (outta nowhere)
Preakness -- Afleet Alex (who should have run the Derby)
Hopefully, Afleet Alex wins it, I am with you. I missed the Preakness. Any horse that almost falls and goes on to win, is a true Champion in my book.
Make that "won" the Derby.
Ready and waiting!!!
1 1/2 miles!!! Its gonna be fun.
If you want to see the Derby and Preakness go to
and click on the right where it says ESPN Motion.
That's why I love Charismatic - wins the Derby and Preakness and then breaks his leg in the Belmont and still runs 2nd. My kinda horse.
Trainer Tim Ritchey said it provides better access for the media. But there might be another factor: In the spring, several of Roman's horses were diagnosed with the strangles, a respiratory disease, in Florida.
Distance: One Mile And One Half - Dirt (2:24)
Conditions: FOR THREE YEAR OLDS. By subscription of $600 each, to accompany the nomination, if made on or before January 22, 2005, or $6,000, if made on or before March 26, 2005. At any time prior to the closing time of entries, horses may be nominated to The Belmont Stakes upon payment of a supplementary fee of $100,000 to the New York Racing Association, Inc. $10,000 to pass the entry box and $10,000 additional to start. All entrants, supplemental or otherwise, will be required to pay entry and starting fees. The purse to be divided 60% to the winner, 20% to second, 11% to third, 6% to fourth and 3% to fifth. Colts and Geldings, 126 lbs.; Fillies, 121 lbs. The winning owner will be presented with the August Belmont Memorial Cup to be retained for one year as well as a trophy for permanent possession and trophies to the winning trainer and jockey.
Race Name: The 137th Running of THE BELMONT STAKES (Grade I) $1,000,000 (Up To $70,000 NYSBFOA)
Available Wagering: Exacta, Trifecta, Superfecta, Daily Double, Pick 3 Races (11-13) Wagers
Morning Line Selections: 9-5-8-4
Found it on ESPN!
I think its on ESPN for five more minutes and then its on NBC
Post time is 6:33pm eastern, 3:33pm pacific. :-)
Afleet Alex winning Preakness.
Guess it's not just a poor horse disease huh?
I don't have tv access.
Thanks, that looks better, then what I posted.
Afleet Alex for me!!!!!! But I am worried about the distance. If he does not win, I hope Giacomo wins.
Certainly not. Anywhere you have young horses congregated together, you can have Strangles.
No, not at all.
You working today?
uh oh, well, ESPN should have the race on their MOTION thing after awhile.
Well, I have cleaned my bedroom and washed one load of clothes:')
Just being courteous posting to you and showing a pic. Wonder what Cav's pick is.
I am with you on Giacomo. I normally pick the gray horse.
Alright, Charlsie Canty, finally someone who knows horses.
:O) I dont know where CAV is. I know he was answering my ignorant questions in the Saddle Club thread.
Yea! I like to listen to her.
Found it again, Thanks!
Agreed. I hope that witch, Hillary Clinton, isn't presenting the trophy this year. Remember when she and Bill gave it a couple of years ago -- BARF ALERT!!!
Not picked one yet and looking over the list now. : )