Ticker
  •  Better Lucky rolls late in the Shine Again!Posted 1 day ago
  •  Fashion Alert outduels Take Charge Brandi in the Schuylerville!Posted 4 days ago
  •  Enterprising flies late to win the Oceanside!Posted 5 days ago
  •  Belle Gallantey shocks Princess of Sylmar in the Delaware Handicap!Posted 10 days ago
  •  Finnegans Wake defeats Admiral Kitten by an eyelash in the Arlington 'Cap!Posted 10 days ago
  • There will be a Pick Six carryover of $167,021 when racing resumes Friday at Los Alamitos.Posted 12 days ago
  • There will be a Pick Six carryover of $42,460 when racing resumes Thursday at Los Alamitos.Posted 13 days ago
  •  Assateague goes wire to wire in the Dr. James Penny Memorial!Posted 14 days ago
  •  Assateague goes wire to wire in the Dr. James Penny Memorial!Posted 14 days ago
  • Clearly Now breaks the 7f track record at Belmont - 1:19.96.Posted 17 days ago

William Entenmann Steeplechase at BEL

All Together, the reigning National Steeplechase Association novice champion, and reigning NSA 3-year-old champion Demonstrative highlight a talent-laden field for Sunday’s $50,000 William Entenmann Novice Hurdle Stake.

 

They will be attempting to turn the tables on  Complete Zen, who prevailed by a nose over All Together in the $50,000 National Hunt Cup on May 21, with Demonstrative  third, 8 ½ lengths farther back. Trained by Lilith Boucher and ridden by her husband, Richard Boucher, Complete Zen will carry the Entenmann's 156-pound high weight under the allowance conditions.

 

The top three will face several promising newcomers including Lake Placid, who has scored two optional allowance wins since being claimed for $10,000 in April; One Giant Step and Italian Wedding, trained by Hall of Famer Jonathan Sheppard, and recent allowance winner Ballet Boy.

 

Call You in Ten, Slaney Rock, and Good Request complete the field for the 2 ¼-mile race over national fences.

 

The Belmont steeplechase race honors the memory of William Entenmann III, a longtime steeplechase owner who died January 1 at age 79. Grandson of Entenmann bakery's founder, the Long Island resident served as a company executive for many years. His Timber Bay Stable won the New York Turf Writers Cup at Saratoga with Yaw in 1991 and 1992 and with Bisbalense in 1997. On the flat, Artie Schiller won the Grade 1 2005 Breeders’ Cup Mile in the name of Timber Bay and Entenmann’s daughter, Denise Walsh.

 

 

 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Older Comments about William Entenmann Steeplechase at BEL...

I'd like to see more steeplechase action here in the U.S.!

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories