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Bowling Green Handicap


What the Nation is saying about the Bowling Green Handicap...

Racing returns to Belmont Park on Saturday, September 7, with the 55th running of the Grade 2, $250,000 Bowling Green Handicap.Read More
Farhaan worth a bet at ML Odds of 12-1
Hyper employed a strong turn of foot to earn his first graded stakes victory on Saturday in Belmont Park's Grade 2, $250,000 Bowling Green Handicap for 3-year-olds and up.Read More
  • vodkak · Not if this goes off turf. Already raining heavily in metro NYC; more heavy t'storms due this afternoon. MTO Redeemed. · 589 days ago ·
Favored Air Support caught front-running Bombaguia in the final yards and got his head in front at the wire to win Saturday’s Grade 2, $200,000 Bowling Green Handicap, the opening-day feature for Belmont Park’s 37-day fall meet.Read More
Buckpasser's 15 race winning streak ended when he finished third to stablemate Poker in the Bowling Green Handicap at Aqueduct, his only attempt at turf racing.Read More
Grassy closed fastest of all on the outside Saturday to win the 53rd running of the Grade 2, $150,000 Bowling Green Handicap, the opening-day feature of Belmont Park's 37-day fall meet.Read More
Sanagas and Grassy figure to vie for favoritism in Saturday's Grade 2 Bowling Green Handicap at Belmont Park. Read More
The homebred Kinghaven Farm runner was an outstanding racehorse right from the beginning. With Approval, trained by Roger Attfield, was undefeated in both of his starts as a two-year-old in 1988. After easily winning a maiden at Woodbine, the son of Caro, out of the Buckpasser mare, Passing Mood, qu...Read More
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  • Woodbine · Nice piece on With Approval. I remember being so upset thaat I had to miss his Breeders' Stakes score. I was 14 and my dad was coaching my brother's baseball team. I remember cheering for them to lose so they wouldn't make it to Sunday and we could go to the track and see him! · 988 days ago ·
  • Waya · Loved With Approval. I thought his race in the Breeders' Cup was fantastic, he would have won it many years, but In the Wings ran huge. · 986 days ago ·
After providing his connections with a few anxious moments, Al Khali closed with a rush in the waning strides of the 52nd running of the Grade 2, $150,000 Bowling Green Handicap to prevail on opening day of the Fall Championship Meet at Belmont Park. Read More
Sunday’s pick six from Belmont Park features five grass races and includes a carryover of more than $54,000. The feature race is the Ashley T Cole Stakes for NY-bred 3-year-olds and up traveling nine furlongs on the inner turf. Gimme Credit drops back in with state bred friends and should be di...Read More
Saturday’s opening day pick six from Belmont Park includes four grass races and features the Grade 2 Bowling Green Handicap for 3-year-olds and up traveling eleven furlongs on the inner turf course. Morning line favorite Winchester won the Grade 1 Manhattan here in early June and looms a solid ...Read More
  • humphrey · The race looks to be amongst 5 Winchester 2 Grand Couturier and 3 Al Khali · 1317 days ago ·
  • humphrey · 9th race - Belmont Park - September 11, 2010 Video Race Replay Pgm Horse Win Place Show 3 Al Khali 7.30 3.10 2.60 5 Winchester 2.20 2.10 1 Simmard 4.40 · 1317 days ago ·
 Al Khali may find himself at the perfect distance when he competes in the Grade 2, $150,000 Bowling Green Handicap over 1 3/8 miles on the Inner Turf Course on Saturday, September 11, opening day for the 2010 Fall Championship Meet at Belmont Park.   After taking the 2009 Grade 3 Saranac,...Read More
Favored Grand Couturier got the soft going he appreciates and a solid pace to chase, helping him to his first win of the year in the $158,500 Bowling Green Handicap (gr. IIT) at Belmont Park Sept. 13.Read More
According to Godolphin's assistant trainer Rick Mettee, last year's champion juvenile Midshipman is sitting on ready. "We're looking at a race like the Jerome for him," he said. But the stronger half of Godolphin's Jerome entry may well be Girolamo (8th, $2.70), who was an impressive first-level all...Read More
Grand Couturier heads into the $150,000 Bowling Green Handicap (gr. IIT) at Belmont Park Sept. 13 as the morning line favorite in spite of a fifth-place finish in Saratoga's Sword Dancer Invitational (gr. IT) last month that left trainer Robert Ribaudo a bit perplexed.Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

View DetailsView Video09/07/13Bel81 1/4 mT03+ MBowling Green Handicap-G2HyperFinnegans WakeBoisterous2:01.37
View Details09/08/12Bel31 1/4 mT03+ MBowling Green Handicap-G2Air SupportBombaguiaBrilliant Speed2:06.12
View Details09/10/11Bel91 3/8 m T03+ MBowling Green Handicap-G2GrassyCenter DividerBold Hawk2:19.69
View DetailsView Video09/11/10Bel91 3/8 m T03+ MBowling Green Handicap-G2Al KhaliWinchesterSimmard2:15.23
View Details09/13/09Bel91 3/8 m T03+ MBowling Green Handicap-G2Grand CouturierWinchesterThabazimbi2:15.86
View Details07/17/04Bel81 3/8 m T03+ MBowling Green Handicap-G2Kicken KrisBetter Talk NowGigli2:12.19
View Details06/17/67Aqu71 5/8 mT04+ MBowling Green HandicapPokerAssagaiBuckpasser2:41.40