Bowling Green Handicap

The Bowling Green Handicap is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. Raced on turf, the Grade II event is open to three-year-olds and up who are willing to race the one and three-eighths miles distance. Previously run in June or July, the Bowling Green is to be run for the 51st time on September 11, 2009.

In winning the Bowling Green Handicap on June 17, 1990 at Belmont Park, With Approval set a new World Record of 2:10.20 for 1 3/8 miles on turf. As of January 2009, the record remains unmatched. Named for the area on the lower tip of Manhattan Island, the Bowling Green was raced at Aqueduct Race Track from 1963 to 1967. The 2008 edition was replaced in its summer spot by the Man o' War Stakes. The Man o' War was moved from a fall schedule to improve turf scheduling competition.

Belmont Park Graded Stakes Races

Stakes Race Grade Purse
Westchester Handicap III $150,000
Beaugay Stakes III $150,000
Fort Marcy Stakes III $100,000
Peter Pan Stakes II $200,000
Sheepshead Bay Stakes II $250,000
Metropolitan Handicap I $750,000
Sands Point Stakes II $200,000
Acorn Stakes I $300,000
Ogden Phipps Handicap I $400,000
Vagrancy Handicap II $200,000
Brooklyn Handicap II $200,000
Jaipur Stakes III $150,000
Belmont Stakes I $1000,000
Just A Game Stakes I $500,000
Manhattan Handicap I $500,000
True North Handicap II $400,000
Woody Stephens Stakes II $400,000
Hill Prince Stakes III $150,000
Mother Goose Stakes I $300,000
New York Stakes II $200,000
Dwyer Stakes II $200,000
Bed O'Roses Handicap III $150,000
Poker Stakes III $150,000
Suburban Handicap II $350,000
Victory Ride Stakes III $150,000
Man O'War Stakes I $600,000
Bowling Green Handicap II $150,000
Garden City Stakes I $250,000
Noble Damsel Stakes III $100,000
Gallant Bloom Handicap II $150,000
Kelso Handicap II $200,000
Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes I $500,000
Beldame Invitational Stakes I $350,000
Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational Stakes I $500,000
Jockey Club Gold Cup I $750,000
Vosburgh Invitational Stakes I $350,000
Miss Grillo Stakes III $100,000
Pilgrim Stakes III $100,000
Tempted Stakes III $100,000
Nashua Stakes II $150,000
Frizette Stakes I $300,000
Jamaica Handicap I $250,000
Champagne Stakes I $300,000
Athenia Stakes III $100,000
Knickerbocker Stakes III $100,000
Turnback The Alarm Handicap III $100,000
Bold Ruler Handicap III $100,000
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Race Tracks Time (EST)
Australia A 11:00 PM
Australia B 11:10 PM
Australia C 11:25 PM
Batavia Downs 6:15 PM
Belmont Park 1:30 PM
Charles Town 7:00 PM
Daytona Beach Eve 7:25 PM
Daytona Beach Mat 1:05 PM
Delaware Park 1:15 PM
Evangeline Downs 6:35 PM
Finger Lakes 1:10 PM
Grand River 6:35 PM
Harrahs Philly (Chester) 12:43 PM
Harrington Raceway 5:00 PM
Iowa Greyhound Park Eve 7:30 PM
Jacksonville Eve 7:45 PM
Jacksonville Mat 12:39 PM
Monmouth at Meadowlands 7:00 PM
Monticello Raceway 12:50 PM
Mountaineer Park 7:00 PM
Northfield Park 6:00 PM
Northlands Park (TB) 8:30 PM
Palm Beach Mat 1:05 PM
Penn National 6:00 PM
Presque Isle 5:25 PM
Remington Park 8:07 PM
Sanford Mat 1:30 PM
Southland Mat 5:00 PM
Thistledown 1:40 PM
Tri-State Eve 7:00 PM
Wheeling Downs Mat 12:31 PM
Woodbine (TB) 6:45 PM

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