Belmont Stakes Scam

Equine Mine Archive on June 8, 2008, 5:27

Does anyone else out there think the whole Belmont was a scam? Watching that race from the get go looked phoney. The break was odd, the manuevering of horses seemed orchestrated throughout the race. There was even a shot in the post parade where Desormeaux was riding along with his feet out of the stirrups like he was out on a trail ride. Everything about this race seemed wrong. We watched it from Canterbury Park and for Ken to completely pull him up and out when Big Brown appeared to be ready to go citing that "he was probably just tired." What?!?!?! We heard once as we were sitting there that