Saturday, 12 July, 2008
Belmont Park (USA)

Man o'War Stakes (Grade 1) (Turf)

1m 3f (Firm) 3yo+
1st 300,000 USD 2nd 99,999 USD 3rd 50,001 USD 4th 25,000 USD 5th 15,001 USD
Runners: 7

Racecard table information


Position the horse finished in the race. Abbreviations as follows:

  • BD: Brought Down
  • CO: Carried Out
  • F: Fell
  • DSQ: Disqualified
  • LAS: Left at Start
  • NR: Non-runner
  • PU: Pulled up
  • RO: Ran Out
  • R: Refused
  • RTR: Refused To Race
  • SU: Slipped Up
  • UP: Unplaced
  • UR: Unseated Rider
  • WD: Withdrawn
(draw): Placement of the horse in the starting stalls (for flat racing only). Stall numbers are drawn at random.
Colours: Colours (silk) of the owner, worn by the jockey.
Horse: Name of the horse and country of birth.
Owner: Name of the owner

Distance to the next horse. Abbreviations as follows:

  • f: furlong
  • hd: head
  • l: length
  • m: mile
  • nk: neck
  • nse: nose (shortest margin)
  • shd: short head
  • y: yards
Age: Age of the horse.
Wgt: Weight to be carried, as determined by handicapper or race conditions.
OR: Official rating of the horse.

Equipment worn. Abbreviations as follows:

  • bl: blinkers
  • e/s: eye-shields
  • h: hood
  • e/c: eye-covers
  • v: visor
  • t: tongue strap
  • cp: cheekpieces
Jockey (wgt): Name and weight of the jockey
Trainer: Name of the trainer
Comments: Information relating to how the horse ran, odds for the race or time since last run etc.
Colours HorseOwner Age Wgt OR Eqpt Trainer Jockey Comments
1st (6)
Red Rocks (IRE)
J Paul Reddam
8 - 4
Brian Meehan
Javier Castellano
Days L/R: 36
2nd (7)
Curlin (USA)
Stonestreet Stables LLC & Midnight Cry Stables
2 l
8 - 4
Steven Asmussen
Robby Albarado
Days L/R: 28
3rd (1)
Better Talk Now (USA)
Stall Blankenese
½ l
8 - 8
H Graham Motion
R A Dominguez
Days L/R: 35
4th (5)
Sudan (IRE)
Gary A Tanaka
¾ l
8 - 8
Robert Frankel
John R Velazquez
Days L/R: 42
5th (4)
True Cause (USA)
Godolphin Racing LLC
8 - 4
Saeed bin Suroor
Rajiv Maragh
Days L/R: 23
6th (2)
Grand Couturier (GB)
Marc Keller
8 - 8
Robert Ribaudo
Calvin H Borel
Days L/R: 23
7th (3)
Mission Approved (USA)
William F Coyro Jr
21½ l
8 - 4
Gary Contessa
D Cohen
Days L/R: 20

More results from Saturday, 12 July, 2008

Saturday, 12 July 2008
Racecourse HorseOwner Result TrainerJockey (wgt) Time(local) Race details
Ascot (GB)
5th Saeed bin Suroor
Frankie Dettori (9 - 6)
14:55 Plymouth Gin Summer Mile Stakes (Group 2)
1m (Good To Soft) 4yo+
Ascot (GB)
Elusive Warning (USA)
6th Saeed bin Suroor
Kerrin McEvoy (9 - 1)
14:55 Plymouth Gin Summer Mile Stakes (Group 2)
1m (Good To Soft) 4yo+
Chester (GB)
Army Of Angels (IRE)
3rd Saeed bin Suroor
Daragh O'Donohoe (9 - 2)
14:25 totescoop6 City Plate (Listed Race)
7f 2y (Good) 3yo+
Nottingham (GB)
Ever Loved (USA)
9th Saeed bin Suroor
Royston Ffrench (9 - 0)
14:00 European Breeders' Fund Maiden Fillies' Stakes
6f 15y (Good To Soft) 2yo Mdn
York (GB)
Eastern Anthem (IRE)
3rd Saeed bin Suroor
Ted Durcan (9 - 13)
15:50 John Smith's Extra Smooth Silver Cup Stakes (Handicap) (Listed Race)
1m 6f (Heavy) 3yo+ rated 0-110
York (GB)
Empire Day (UAE)
6th Saeed bin Suroor
George Baker (9 - 6)
15:50 John Smith's Extra Smooth Silver Cup Stakes (Handicap) (Listed Race)
1m 6f (Heavy) 3yo+ rated 0-110
York (GB)
Hajoum (IRE)
4th Saeed bin Suroor
Ted Durcan (9 - 3)
16:25 John Smith's Celebrating 250 Years Median Auction Maiden Stakes
6f (Heavy) 2yo Mdn