Belmont Sprint Championship

  • Location: Belmont Park, Elmont, NY
  • Inaugural Race: 2008
  • Distance: 7 Furlongs
  • Track Type: Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three-years-olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $350,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, July 7th
Bar of Gold defeating Ami's Mesa in the 2017 Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (Photo by Ting Shen/Eclipse Sportswire/Breeders Cup)

Recent Belmont Sprint Championship News

2018 Belmont Sprint Championship Entries and Results

1Limousine LiberalJose L. OrtizBen Colebrook$5.70$2.80$2.30
2Whitmore Ricardo Santana, Jr.Ron Moquett$2.90$2.50
3Eye Luv LuluIrad Ortiz, Jr.Jason Servis$3.50
5LewisfieldArnaldo BocachicaJeff C. Runco
6Favorable OutcomeJavier CastellanoChad C. Brown
4Shaft of LightJose C. FerrerJorge Navarro

Exotic Payoffs:

  • $2 Exacta (1-2) Paid: $13.40
  • $1 Trifecta (1-2-3) Paid: $61.48
  • $1 Superfecta (1-2-3-5) Paid: $290.40

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The History of the Belmont Sprint Championship

Founded in 2008, the Belmont Sprint Championship is a Grade II thoroughbred race held in Elmont, NY at Belmont Park. Since 2017, the race has been a “win and you’re in” qualifying race for the Breeders’ Cup Sprint