Belmont Stakes 2017: Tapwrit makes late move to overtake Irish War Cry

Belmont Stakes 2017: Tapwrit makes late move to overtake Irish War Cry

Tapwrit won the 149th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday using a huge surge of energy late in the race to overtake the field in the final furlongs of the 1.5-mile Belmont Park track. Stamping himself as a Triple Crown contender after powerfully annexing the GII Tampa Bay Derby Mar. 11, the $1.2 million Fasig-Tipton August buy was a boring fifth in the GII Toyota Blue Grass S.

Shadow cabinet: Smith returns as Corbyn reshuffles top team

Asked whether that meant he could see Mr Corbyn as the nation's prime minister, a prospect some of his own colleagues at Westminster have ridiculed in the past, he added: "Yes". "As a result not only did we lose seats to Labour but most of the ones we held are now Labour /SNP marginals". You could say this is because Donald Trump has done plenty of things for U.S.

Game on! Conor McGregor Vs Floyd Mayweather Fight Is Confirmed

And 23-year-old Catterall is one of many boxing figures who believes the bout with McGregor - a double mixed martial arts champion with the UFC who has never boxed as an amateur or professional - is a mis-match. One person who feels "Notorious" can pull off the greatest upset in boxing history is his employer, UFC president Dana White . Showtime Sports will handle the pay-per-view broadcast of the fight, for which prices have not yet been announced .

Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; mistrial declared

One such statement came from Cosby's wife, Camille , who - via a spokesperson - blasted both the district attorney prosecuting the case and the judge, and tried to make it seem like Cosby was the real victim in all of this. "I also want to thank the supporters who've been here and please to the supporters, stay calm, do not argue with people, just keep up the great support".

Rickie Fowler on target as US Open big guns fail to fire

Rickie Fowler on target as US Open big guns fail to fire

Compatriots Jason Day and Adam Scott are both set to have the weekend off. Playing together alongside Justin Rose at Erin Hills, world number two McIlroy and the third-ranked Day each struggled on Thursday as they shot 78 and 79. The U.S. Open is wide open going into the weekend. That's something Day, the No. 3 player in the world, rarely says at a major. Niebrugge, Talor Gooch and Kevin Dougherty, who each played at Oklahoma State, were grouped together in the first two rounds.

Prosecution rests their case in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

Rohrig, who serves on a national committee involved with drug-facilitated crime research, said the drug has been used to facilitate sexual assault . It's unclear if he will take the witness stand. Most of us have this expectation most rapes are violent, involve strangers etc.", she said. Cosby's lawyers say Valliere's past social-media posts have shown a pro-prosecution bias.