the second straight year Chad Brown reigned as the leading trainer
during the Belmont Park fall meet with 26 wins, while Javier Castellano
continued his strong run by winning 55 races en route to his third
straight on The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) circuit.
34, now has won a total of three NYRA meet titles, having also led all
trainers during the 2010 Aqueduct Racetrack fall meeting.
who turned 36 on October 23, annexed the Belmont spring/summer and
Saratoga Race Course riding titles earlier this year. He has won a total
of six NYRA meet titles.
and Castellano partnered to win the Grade 2 Bowling Green Handicap with
Hyper on September 7, the Grade 3 Pilgrim with Bobby's Kitten on
October 6, and the Awad overnight stakes with Storming Inti on closing
addition, Brown posted stakes victories in the Grade 1 Garden City with
Alterite, the Spite the Devil overnight stakes with Readtheprospectus,
the Grade 3 Miss Grillo with Testa Rossi, and Grade 3 Athenia with
also won the Ashley T. Cole with Kharafa, the Grade 2 Gallant Bloom
Handicap and Iroquois with unbeaten Cluster of Stars, the Jazzy
overnight stakes with Baffle Me, the Grade 1 Beldame Invitational with
Princess of Sylmar, the Catinca overnight stakes with Baby J, the Duck
Dance overnight stakes with Caixa Eletronica, the Finney overnight
stakes with Baffle Me, and the Belle Cherie overnight stakes with
Linda Rice finished second in the trainer standings with 21 wins, two more than Todd Pletcher.
The runner-up to Castellano was Jose Ortiz, who won 40 races. Rajiv Maragh was third with 28 triumphs.
leading owner was Darley Stable, which won three races on closing day
to edge Drawing Away Stable 9-8. Michael Dubb and the partnership of
Klaravich Stables & William H. Lawrence tied for third with seven