Jockey Club Gold Cup Stakes

  • Location: Belmont Park, Elmont, NY
  • Inaugural Race: 1919
  • Distance: 1 and 1/4th of a mile (10 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Left-handed, Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three Year Olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $1,000,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, September 29th

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2018 Jockey Club Gold Cup Stakes Entries and Results

POSTHORSEJOCKEYTRAINERWINPLACESHOW
7Discreet Lover Manuel FrancoUriah St. Lewis$93.00$25.40
$10.20
8Thunder Snow (IRE)Christophe SoumillonSaeed bin Suroor$7.40$5.30
3MendelssohnRyan L. MooreAidan P. O'Brien$5.10
1CarlinoJose LezcanoMark A. Hennig
6DiversifyIrad Ortiz, Jr.Richard A. Violette, Jr.
2GronkowskiJose L. OrtizChad C. Brown
5Uno Mas ModeloJavier CastellanoAnthony T. Quartarolo
4PatchLuis SaezTodd A. Pletcher

Exotic Payoffs

  • Exacta (7-8) Paid: $299
  • Trifecta (7-8-3) Paid: $843
  • Superfecta (7-8-3-1) Paid: $1,283

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The History of the Jockey Club Gold Cup Stakes

The Jockey Club Gold Cup Stakes is a Grade I horse race run each year at Belmont Park. Inaugurated in 1919, past race winners include a laundry list of hall of famers, including Sword Dancer and War Admiral. As part of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series, winners are automatically entered into the Breeders’ Cup Classic.