Posted: Saturday, July 04, 2015 9:00 PM ET
8th at LA (Los Alamitos)
GII Los Alamitos Derby ($350k) Winner: Gimme Da Lute by Midnight Lute
Gimme Da Lute (Midnight Lute) outlasts Prospect Park (Tapit) in the GII Los Al Derby; Kentuckian third.
Private Zone aced the $400,000 Belmont Sprint Championship (gr. III) July 4 at Belmont Park, sprinting gate to wire in an easy 3 1/4-length triumph.
Posted: Saturday, July 04, 2015 6:09 PM ET
10th at BEL (Belmont Park)
GI Belmont Oaks Inv. ($1m) Winner: Lady Eli by Divine Park
Lady Eli (Divine Park) records an ultra-impressive victory in the GI Belmont Oaks Invitational.
The progeny of 2001 Arlington Million (gr. I) winner Silvano dominated the finish of the 2015 Vodacom Durban July (SAf-I) July 4 at Greyville.
Lady Eli preserved her perfect record and dazzled in the $1 million Belmont Oaks Invitational (gr. IT) July 4, collecting the second grade I stakes score of her career in dominant fashion at Belmont Park.
Posted: Saturday, July 04, 2015 4:51 PM ET
8th at BEL (Belmont Park)
GI Belmont Derby Inv. ($1.25m) Winner: Force the Pass by Speightstown
Force the Pass (Speightstown) gets through at the fence and bolts up in the GI Belmont Derby Invitational S.
Tri-Bone Stables' Effinex went eye-to-eye with two-time grade I winner Tonalist in the stretch and won the $500,000 Suburban Handicap (gr. II) by a head bob July 4 at Belmont Park.
Amerman Racing's grade I winner Coffee Clique relaxed just off the pace before motoring to the lead in the final sixteenth and winning $200,000 Dr. James Penny Memorial Handicap (gr. IIIT) July 4 at Parx Racing.
Posted: Saturday, July 04, 2015 4:07 PM ET
7th at BEL (Belmont Park)
GIII Dwyer S. ($500k) Winner: Speightster by Speightstown
TDN Rising Star Speightster (Speightstown) outlasts Texas Red (Afleet Alex) in the GIII Dwyer S. at Belmont.
Lady Eli and Speightster both remained unbeaten with impressive victories on the Stars & Stripes holiday card Saturday at Belmont Park. Lady Eli, now 6 for 6, was the electrifying winner of the $1 million Belmont Oaks Invitational for 3-year-old fillies on the turf. After settling mid-pack in the 14-horse field, Lady Eli rallied on the final turn with a dynamic eight-wide move.