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Up With the Birds is my pick.
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  • jinlie01 · sticking with Notacatbutallama and Up With The Birds · 194 days ago ·
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  • rafirox · I nailed the Trifecta here AND hit Birds to win! I had a great day at the track; it was fun. I only won $60, but I was red-hot handicapping. Terrible wager creation. @EP Taylor, we are on fire. Mucho Macho Man and then Up With the Birds ;) · 194 days ago ·
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Canadian shipper Up With the Birds, fresh off a pair of starts in his country's Triple Crown series, swooped in to Belmont Park on Saturday and outkicked the field in a powerful stretch drive to win the Grade 1, $500,000 Jamaica Handicap by a half-length.Read More
Kitten's Joy, the leading sire in North America this year by Grade 1 winners, has been given a lofty nickname by the workers at Ramsey Farm in Nicholasville, Ky. Read More
wide open race but based on ML Odds...Notacatbutallama and Up With the Birds worth a shot at 8-1 odds...hopefully won't be lower than 5-1 at post
Admiral Kitten will take on familiar foes Stormy Len, Jack Milton, and War Dancer when he aims for his second Grade 1 win in the $500,000 Jamaica Handicap on Saturday at Belmont Park. Read More
Stroll Stakes winner Balance the Books could wait until the Grade 1 Jamaica on October 5 at Belmont Park to make his next appearance, trainer Chad Brown said Thursday morning.Read More
Three weeks after being claimed for $35,000, 28-1 shot King David joined the elite ranks of Grade 1 winners, rallying through the stretch under jockey Rosie Napravnik to upset Saturday’s 63rd running of the $400,000 Jamaica Handicap on the turf at Belmont Park.Read More
With a trio of stakes victories, Howe Great already has turned his first hat trick, but trainer H. Graham Motion is hopeful the 3-year-old Team Valor colt will light the lamp for his first Grade 1 in tomorrow’s Jamaica Handicap. Read More
Cogito, a listed stakes winner in England, has arrived at Belmont Park along with trainer Brian Meehan, who hopes the 3-year-old can give him his fifth Grade 1 win in North America and third at Belmont when he competes in Saturday’s $400,000 Jamaica Handicap. Read More
Dullahan is the 4-5 morning-line favorite to add a Grade 1 turf score to his resume when he faces seven other 3-year-olds in Saturday’s 64th running of the $400,000 Jamaica Handicap at Belmont Park.Read More
Trainer Tom Bush said Friday that Grade 3 Saranac winner Unbridled Command is under consideration for the Grade 1 Jamaica Handicap on October 8 at Belmont Park and that a decision will be made after a work this weekend.Read More
Trainer Christophe Clement said he hopes a change in race dynamics will help Summer Front earn his first Grade 1 victory when he competes in the $400,000 Jamaica Handicap on October 6 at Belmont. Read More
Trainer Dale Romans, who has already has established a personal record for single-season North American earnings in 2012, will have multiple chances to take down additional lucrative prizes over the next two weeks at Belmont Park as he has Shackleford set for the Grade 2, $400,000 Kelso Handicap and...Read More
On a fabulous day of racing throughout the country, no one had had a better day than My Miss Aurelia and her veteran jockey, Corey Nakatani. In fact you could say it was a perfect day for the pair. My Miss Aurelia received a perfect front running ride from Nakatani to win the Grade 1 Frizette Stakes...Read More
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  • BrianAppleton · Very impressive riding...and how great was My Miss Aurelia? Excellent win! · 921 days ago ·
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  • waya · Nakatani has six winners at Belmont? Who woulda thunk it! · 921 days ago ·
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Western Aristocrat controlled the pace and turned back a challenge from favored Brilliant Speed to collect his first Grade 1 victory in Saturday’s $250,000 Jamaica Handicap at Belmont Park.   In the hands red-hot rider Corey Nakatani, who collected his fifth of six victories on the day in the J...Read More
Back on the turf and in fine form, Brilliant Speed heads a competitive field of eight in Saturday's 62nd running of the Grade 1, $250,000 Jamaica Handicap at Belmont Park as he tries to become the first 3-year-old male to win two Grade 1 races in 2011. A replay of the Jamaica will be shown as part o...Read More
A month after Naipaul Chatterpaul claimed Mission Approved for $35,000 in June, 2010, the New York-bred finished second by a neck to Gio Ponti in the Grade 1 Man o' War; a year later, he won the Grade 1 Manhattan. Next Saturday at Belmont, the trainer is hoping that Top Surprize will follow his stab...Read More
Trainer Shug McGaughey said Saturday that Grade 2 Virginia Derby winner Air Support would likely be pointed for the Grade 1 Jamaica Handicap, 1 1/8 miles at Belmont Park on October 8. The 3-year-old son of Smart Strike, a three-time graded stakes winner on turf, had been under consideration for the ...Read More
Prince Will I Am picked up the first stakes victory of his career Saturday afternoon at Belmont Park, edging clear after a dramatic last-to-first run in the Grade 1, $250,000 Jamaica Handicap.   Trailing as Citrus Kid led the field of 11 through mild opening fractions of 24.93 and 50.40, Princ...Read More
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin looks to have a strong hand in Saturday’s 61st running of the Grade 1, $250,000 Jamaica Handicap at Belmont Park as he sends out a pair of Grade 3 winners to head a wide-open field of 11 sophomore colts and geldings going 1 1/8 miles on the turf.   Krypton seeks his f...Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

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View DetailsView Video10/05/13Bel81 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G1Up With the BirdsAdmiral KittenJack Milton1:48.74
View Details10/06/12Bel91 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G1King DavidKing KreesaSummer Front1:52.91
View DetailsView Video10/08/11Bel71 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G1Western AristocratBrilliant SpeedWilkinson1:50.34
View DetailsView Video10/09/10Bel71 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G1Prince Will I AmCitrus KidBeau Choix1:50.04
View DetailsView Video10/10/09Bel41 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G1Take The PointsStraight StoryCourageous Cat1:48.51
View Details10/04/08Bel61 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G2Court VisionGio PontiReady's Echo1:49.75
View Details09/26/04Bel91 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G2Artie SchillerRousing VictoryIcy Atlantic1:45.50
View Details10/18/98Bel91 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G2VergennesTangaziMiddlesex Drive1:50.42
View Details10/06/91Bel61 mileD03 MJamaica Handicap-G2Sultry SongHonest EnsignTake Me Out1:34.44
View Details10/05/86Bel81 1/8 mT03 MJamaica Handicap-G3Waquoit  1:34.20
View Details04/25/53Jam55 1/2 fD04+ MJamaica HandicapTom FoolDo ReportEarmarked1:04.20