Foaling Date: 3-10-2013 Pedigree: Uncle Mo - Seeking Gabrielle by Forestry Dosage Profile: 1-2-1-0-0 Dosage Index / CD: 7.00 1.00 2015 Record: 5 Starts: 5 - 0 - 0, $1,613,600 Best Beyer Figure: 103
Note: Nyquist broke his maiden in his first start in June at Santa Anita and never looked back, ending the season with a win in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) at Keeneland. In his first 4 starts he was on or close to the pace, but in the Juvenile he showed he could rally, coming from 8th early to win by a half length. He is undefeated in all his starts so far, including his 2016 debut in the San Vicente Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita on February 15. He shipped to Florida to win the Florida Derby (G1), defeating Mohaymen. He came into the Kentucky Derby (G1) an undefeated favorite, and won by 1 1/2 lengths.
Creator wins the Belmont Stakes - Creator just got up at the wire to win by a nose over Destin while Lani rallied for third, giving an all gray horse trifecta. Get the results, charts, and photos here.
Belmont Undercard Stakes Results - There were nine other stakes on the 2016 Belmont undercard, including the Manhattan Handicap (G1), Just a Game Stakes (G1), Metropolitan Handicap (G1), Acorn Stakes (G1), and Ogden Phipps Stakes (G1) won by Flintshire, Celestine, Frosted, Carina Mia, and Cavorting. Get the results, charts, and photos for all nine here.
2016 Belmont Festival Friday Stakes - There were 6 stakes on Friday including the True North (G2) won by Joking, the New York Stakes (G2) won by Dacita, and the Belmont Gold Cup won by Da Big Hoss. Get the results, charts, and photos here.
2016 Belmont Stakes Thursday Photos - Photos and comments for 12 of the Belmont contenders on Thursday June 9 including Brody's Cause, Gettysburg, and Exaggerator plus a bonus of Frosted.
Analyzing the Belmont Stakes Contenders - Our annual analysis using popular angles and statistical trends to see who best matches the profile of a Belmont winner. This year the horses are closely matched with a 3-way tie for the top.
Exaggerator wins the 2016 Preakness - He rallied from 8th early to win the Preakness (G1) by 3 1/2 lengths over Cherry Wine and favorite Nyquist. Get the results, charts, and photos here.
Black-Eyed Susan Day Results - Go Maggie Go won by 2 1/2 lengths in the 2016 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2) at Pimlico. There were 6 other stakes on the card including the Pimlico Special (G3) won by Noble Bird, the Jim McKay Turf Sprint won for the 5th time by Ben's Cat, and the Allaire Dupont Distaff (G3) won by Ahh Chocolate. Get the results, charts, and photos for all 7 races here.
Nyquist wins the 2016 Kentucky Derby - Nyquist held off late closing Exaggerator by 1 1/4 lengths to win the Kentucky Derby with Gun Runner third. Get the results, charts, and photos here.
Belmont Winners - all past winners with breeding, connections, time, odds, etc.