Belmont Stakes Contenders Workouts
Conquest Curlinate: 5/22 - Trainer Mark Casse's G2 Peter Pan S. runner-up began preparations for the G1 Belmont S. with a 5F breeze in 59.80 (4/20) over a fast surface at Churchill Downs.
Kentuckian: 5/23 - The G3 Lazaro Barrera S. winner smoked the 4F bullet, working handily in 46.00 (1/34) on Santa Anita's fast track.
Madefromlucky: 5/22 - The G2 Peter Pan S. champ had his first workout since that victory, breezing the 5F co-bullet in company with stablemate Carpe Diem over Belmont Park's fast main track in 59.01 (1/20).
Mr. Jordan: 5/18 - Conditioner Eddie Plesa, Jr.'s multiple stakes winner breezed 4F on Monmouth Park's fast course in 48.80 (5/34).
Pain and Misery: 5/18 - The G3 Pat Day Mile S. runner-up worked 4F handily over fast dirt at Albuquerque in 52.00 (20/24).
War Story: 5/19 - The 16 th -place finisher in the G1 Kentucky Derby continued working towards an expected return in the Belmont S. by breezing 4F in 49.80 (18/30) on a fast Churchill Downs oval.
Cinco Charlie: 5/17 - The G3 and multiple stakes winner posted the 5F bullet by breezing in 1:02.11 (1/10) on Belmont Park's fast oval for a likely start in the G2 Woody Stephens S. there on June 6.
Frammento: 5/14 - Nick Zito's trainee, 11 th last out in the G1 Kentucky Derby, breezed 3F over a fast Saratoga dirt training track in 36.80 (1/5) in advance of an expected return in the G1 Belmont S.
Frosted: 5/15 - The Kentucky Derby fourth-place finisher fired the 4F bullet with a 47.64 (1/31) breeze on a fast Belmont Park course to begin preparations for the Belmont S.
Island Town: 5/12 - The Triple Crown nominee, who won an allowance optional claiming contest at Churchill Downs on the Kentucky Derby undercard, breezed 4F over that fast track in 52.40 (31/31) for a probable start in the G3 Matt Winn S. there on June 13.
Keen Ice: 5/15 - Donegal Racing's Kentucky Derby seventh-place finisher breezed 5F in 1:01.80 (12/20) on a fast Churchill Downs surface to prepare for the Belmont S.
Materiality: 5/16 - The Kentucky Derby sixth-place finisher, who skipped the G1 Preakness to await the Belmont S., breezed 4F over a fast Belmont Park main track in 49.03 (5/24).
Blofeld: 5/8 - The two-time G2 states victor fired the 5F bullet with a 1:00.50 (1/14) breeze on Belmont Park's fast training track in advance of an expected return in the G2 Woody Stephens S. on June 6.
Divining Rod: 5/9 - The G3 Lexington S. winner breezed 4F over fast dirt at Fair Hill in 51.60 (31/32) to prepare for a planned return in the G1 Preakness S. on May 16.
Grand Bili: 5/10 - The Gulfstream Park maiden winner, who has been reported as a possible Preakness entrant despite not being a Triple Crown nominee, breezed 5F on a fast main track at Gulfstream Park West in 1:02.40 (1/5).
Mubtaahij: 5/10 - The G2 UAE Derby hero, who finished eighth in the G1 Kentucky Derby, breezed 4F over a fast surface at Churchill Downs in 49.40 (11/39) to begin preparations for the June 6 G1 Belmont S.
Souper Colossal: 5/5 - The multiple stakes champ returned to the work tab with a 3F breeze in 36.60 (10/25) on Monmouth Park's fast oval.
Tale of Verve: 5/10 - Charles Fipke's homebred Keeneland maiden winner, who was excluded from the Kentucky Derby as an also-eligible, breezed 5F in 1:00.40 (5/25) on a fast Churchill Downs course and was confirmed for the Preakness afterwards.
Graded Stakes Races
Belmont Park: Pennine Ridge, $200,000, 3yo, 9f
Churchill Downs: Aristides (G3), $100,000, 3&up, 6f
Evangeline Downs: Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint, $300,000, 3&up...
Evangeline Downs: Evangeline Mile, $100,000, 3&up, 8f
Evangeline Downs: Opelousas S., $100,000, 3&up f&m, 8.5f
Penn National Race Course: Lyphard S., $75,000, 3&up f&m, 8.5f
Penn National Race Course: Mountainview H., $200,000, 3&up, 9f
Penn National Race Course: Penn Mile (G3), $500,000, 3yo, 8f
Penn National Race Course: Penn Oaks, $150,000, 3yo f, 8f
Penn National Race Course: Pennsylvania Governor's Cup H., $150,000, 3&...
Prairie Meadows: Panthers S., $75,000, 3yo f, 8f
Belmont Park: Wonder Again, $200,000, 3yo f, 9f
Belterra Park: Green Carpet S., $75,000, 3yo, 8.5f
Santa Anita Park: Siren Lure S., $75,000, 3&up, abt 6.5f
Woodbine: Lady Angela S., $125,000, 3yo f, 7f
Belmont Park: Astoria, $250,000, 2yo f, 5.5f
Belmont Park: Intercontinental, $150,000, 4&up f&m, 7f
Belmont Park: Belmont Gold Cup Invitational, $250,000, 4&u...
Belmont Park: Jersey Girl S., $150,000, 3yo f, 6f
Belmont Park: New York S. (G2), $300,000, 4&up f&m, 10f
Belmont Park: Tremont, $250,000, 2yo, 5.5f
Belmont Park: True North S. (G2), $250,000, 4&up, 6f
Belmont Park: Acorn S. (G1), $750,000, 3yo f, 8f
Belmont Park: Belmont S. (G1), $1,500,000, 3yo, 12f
Belmont Park: Brooklyn Invitational (G2), $400,000, 4&up, ...
Belmont Park: Easy Goer S., $150,000, 3yo, 8.5f
Belmont Park: Jaipur Invitational (G3), $300,000, 4&up, 6f
Belmont Park: Longines Just a Game S. (G1), $700,000, 4&up...
Belmont Park: Manhattan S. (G1), $1,000,000, 4&up, 10f
Belmont Park: Metropolitan H. (G1), $1,250,000, 3&up, 8f
Belmont Park: Ogden Phipps S. (G1), $1,000,000, 4&up f&m, ...
Belmont Park: Woody Stephens S. (G2), $500,000, 3yo, 7f
Canterbury Park: Brooks Fields S., $75,000, 3&up, 8f
Monmouth Park: Monmouth S. (G2), $200,000, 3&up, 9f
Santa Anita Park: Affirmed S. (G3), $100,000, 3yo, 8.5f
Woodbine: Eclipse S. (G2), $200,000, 4&up, 8.5f