Winners of the Belmont Stakes (Part 2)

Events in Sport

  • 1970-06-06 102nd Belmont: John Rotz aboard High Echelon wins in 2:34
  • 1971-06-05 103rd Belmont: Walter Blum aboard Pass Catcher wins in 2:30.6
  • 1972-06-10 104th Belmont: Ron Turcotte aboard Riva Ridge wins in 2:28

Belmont Stakes

1973-06-09 105th Belmont: Ron Turcotte aboard Secretariat wins in 2:24, becoming the 1st Triple Crown winner in 25 years

  • 1974-06-08 106th Belmont: Miguel Rivera aboard Little Current wins in 2:29.2

Belmont Stakes

1975-06-09 107th Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Avatar wins in 2:28.2

  • 1975-06-21 Ruffian leads all the way to win the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont and clinch American thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies

Belmont Stakes

1976-06-05 108th Belmont: Puerto Rican jockey Ángel Cordero Jr., riding Bold Forbes wins his only Belmont classic

Belmont Stakes

1977-06-11 109th Belmont: Jean Cruguet riding Seattle Slew wins in 2:29.6

  • 1978-06-10 110th Belmont: Steve Cauthen wins aboard Affirmed to wrap up the Triple Crown
  • 1979-06-09 111th Belmont: Ruben Hernandez aboard Coastal wins in 2:28.6
  • 1979-06-30 Davona Dale wins the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont to clinch American thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies
  • 1980-06-07 112th Belmont: Eddie Maple aboard Temperence Hill wins in 2:29.8
  • 1980-09-20 Spectacular Bid runs in Belmont alone as 3 horses drop out
  • 1981-06-06 113th Belmont: George Martens aboard Summing wins in 2:29

Belmont Stakes

1982-06-05 114th Belmont: Laffit Pincay Jr.aboard Conquistador Cielo wins in 2:28

  • 1983-06-11 115th Belmont: Laffit Pincay Jr.aboard Caveat wins in 2:27.8
  • 1984-06-09 116th Belmont: Laffit Pincay Jr.aboard Swale wins in 2:27.2
  • 1985-06-08 117th Belmont: Eddie Maple aboard Creme Fraiche wins in 2:27
  • 1985-07-06 Mom's Command wins the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont to clinch American thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies
  • 1986-06-07 118th Belmont: Chris McCarron aboard Danzig Connect wins in 2:29.8
  • 1987-06-06 119th Belmont: Craig Perret aboard Bet Twice wins in 2:28.2
  • 1988-06-11 120th Belmont: Eddie Delahoussaye aboard Risen Star wins in 2:26.6

Belmont Stakes

1989-06-10 121st Belmont: Pat Day aboard Easy Goer wins in 2:26

  • 1989-07-03 Open Mind wins American thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies when Nite of Fun is disqualified in the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont
  • 1990-06-09 122nd Belmont: Michael Kinane aboard Go & Go wins in 2:27.2
  • 1991-06-08 123rd Belmont: Jerry Bailey aboard Hansel wins in 2:28
  • 1991-10-07 Scorecard Harry, Space Appeal & Cafe Lex in 9th race at Belmont, creating 2nd triple dead heat in NY thoroughbred racing history
  • 1992-06-06 124th Belmont: Eddie Delahoussaye aboard AP Indy wins in 2:26
  • 1993-06-05 125th Belmont: Julie Krone aboard Colonial Affair wins in 2:29.8
  • 1993-07-11 Mike Smith aboard Sky Beauty wins the Coaching Club American Oaks at Belmont to clinch thoroughbred racing's Triple Tiara for fillies
  • 1994-06-11 126th Belmont: Pat Day aboard Tabasco Cat wins in 2:26.8
  • 1995-06-10 127th Belmont: Gary Stevens aboard Thunder Gulch wins in 2:32
  • 1996-06-08 128th Belmont: Rene Douglas aboard Editor's Note wins in 2:28.96
  • 1997-06-07 129th Belmont: Chris McCarron aboard Touch Gold wins in 2:28.8
  • 1998-06-06 130th Belmont: Gary Stevens aboard Victory Gallop wins in 2:29
  • 1999-06-05 131st Belmont: Jose Santos aboard Lemon Drop Kid wins in 2:27.88
  • 2000-06-10 132nd Belmont: Pat Day aboard Commendable wins in 2:31.20
  • 2001-06-09 133rd Belmont: Gary Stevens aboard Point Given wins in 2:26.80
  • 2002-06-08 134th Belmont: Edgar Prado aboard Sarava wins in 2:29.71
  • 2003-06-07 135th Belmont: Jerry Bailey aboard Empire Maker wins in 2:28.26
  • 2004-06-05 136th Belmont: Edgar Prado aboard Birdstone wins in 2:27.50
  • 2005-06-11 137th Belmont: Jeremy Rose aboard Afleet Alex wins in 2:28.75
  • 2006-06-10 138th Belmont: Fernando Jara aboard Jazil wins in 2:27.81
  • 2007-06-09 139th Belmont: John Velazquez aboard Rags To Riches wins in 2:28.74
  • 2008-06-07 140th Belmont: Alan Garcia aboard Da Tara wins in 2:29.65

141st Belmont Stakes

2009-06-06 141st Belmont: Kent Desormeaux aboard Summer Bird wins in 2:27.54

  • 2010-06-05 142nd Belmont: Mike Smith riding Drosselmeyer wins in 2:31.57
  • 2011-06-11 143rd Belmont: Jose Valdivia Jr aboard Ruler On Ice wins in 2:30.88
  • 2012-06-09 144th Belmont: John Velazquez aboard Union Rags wins in 2:30.42
  • 2013-06-08 145th Belmont: Mike Smith aboard Palace Malice wins in 2:30.70
  • 2014-06-07 146th Belmont: Joel Rosario aboard Tonalist wins in 2:28.52
  • 2015-06-06 147th Belmont: Victor Espinoza aboard American Pharoah wins in 2:26.65, 1st horse in 37 years to win the Triple Crown
  • 2016-06-11 148th Belmont Stakes: Irad Ortiz Jr. aboard Creator wins in 2:28:51
  • 2017-06-10 149th Belmont Stakes: Jose Ortiz aboard Tapwrit wins in 2:30.02
  • 2018-06-09 150th Belmont Stakes: Justify wins with Mike Smith aboard to become 13th Triple Crown winner
  • 2019-06-08 151st Belmont Stakes: Sir Winston with 2014 winner Joel Rosario aboard claims victory at 10-1
  • 2020-06-20 152nd Belmont Stakes: Tiz the Law with Manuel Franco aboard becomes first New York-bred winner of the event since 1882
  • 2021-06-05 153rd Belmont Stakes: 2-1 favourite Essential Quality wins with Luis Saez aboard

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