NYRA's 2008 Belmont Stakes Logo Honors Rags to Riches
Thursday, February 14, 2008
By NYRA Press Office

The New York Racing Association has unveiled its logo for the 140th running of the Belmont Stakes, the 1 ½-mile “Test of the Champion” and the longest and final leg of Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown for three-year-olds. With its old-time classic feel, the circular design decorated with unfurling scrolls proclaiming the 140th running of the spring classic, evokes the rich history of the oldest of the Triple Crown races ... more
Belmont Stakes Victory By Rags to Riches Voted 2007 NTRA Moment Of The Year
Thursday, January 17, 2008
Contact: Eric Wing

Rags to Riches
The historic victory by Rags to Riches over Curlin at the Belmont Stakes has been voted the 2007 National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Moment of the Year. The connections of Rags to Riches, whose Belmont Stakes win was the first by a filly in 102 years, will be honored at the Eclipse Award ceremony Monday, January 21, in Beverly Hills, Calif. ... more
Bigger Purses And Accent On The Positive For Big A Fall Meet
Saturday, October 20, 2007
By NYRA Press Office

Aqueduct Racetrack
An increase in purses and a commitment to customer comfort will greet fans when Aqueduct Racetrack opens the doors on its 45-day Fall Meet on Wednesday, October 24 ... more
Dr. V's Magic Gives Galluscio Second Empire Classic
Saturday, October 20, 2007
By Francis LaBelle Jr.

Dr. V's Magic
Dr. V’s Magic, dismissed by the New York Showcase Day crowd at 15-1, rallied off the turn and held off WhoWhat Win for a half-length victory over Who What Win in Saturday’s 32nd running of the $250,000 Empire Classic for New York-breds at nine furlongs ... more
Al Basha Rallies From Last To First In Mohawk Handicap
Saturday, October 20, 2007
By Jenny Kellner

Al Basha
As more than two inches of rain was dousing Belmont Park Friday afternoon and evening, Angel Penna, Jr. was certain the New York Showcase turf races would be moved to the main track. But when he walked the course Saturday morning, the trainer was pleasantly surprised ... more
Ferocious Fires Remains Unbeaten -- Barely
Saturday, October 20, 2007
By Lane Gold

Ferocious Fires
Before heading to the sidelines with an ankle injury last November, Ferocious Fires appeared to be a horse on the rise as he was unbeaten in five starts including a victory in the Mr. Leader stakes on November 11 ... more