After Belmont, What's Next? Summer Season For 3-Year-Olds Could Be Interesting Belmont winner Union Rags, and perhaps another 3-year-old or two, such as trainer Bob Baffert's Bodemeister and Paynter, will try to make a run at a division championship with a sizzling summer campaign.
Belmont Stakes Benefits From Thrilling Finish Despite Scratch Of I'll Have AnotherEven with the absence of I'll Have Another and his bid to win the Triple Crown, horse racing had a successful day at the Belmont Stakes.
Mario Gutierrez Takes A Bow At Belmont ParkGutierrez was presented a plaque hours before the Belmont by Carlos M. Sada, the consul general for Mexico based in New York, commemorating the wins in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness.
Newly Retired I'll Have Another Exits The Winner's Circle Trainer Doug O'Neill gave his horse three friendly slaps on the flank, removed his saddle, and I'll Have Another was led out of the Belmont Park winner's circle into retirement.
No Triple Crown Try, No Super Buzz At The Belmont With I'll Have Another retired with a tendon injury, there wasn't much excitement among fans entering the huge racetrack hours before the race.
I'll Have Another's Retirement Is All About Big MoneyI’ll Have Another retired from racing on Friday, and the decision has everything to do with economics.
'I'll Have Another' Scratched From Belmont Stakes, Forced To RetireThe elusive Triple Crown will have to wait at least one more year as I'll Have Another will not race in Saturday's Belmont Stakes.
Belmont Stakes: No Triple Crown Try, But A Solid Field RemainsEven with the devastating news and the unconventional end of yet another Triple Crown try, an intriguing field of ten remains for the one million dollar Belmont Stakes.