Opening day at Saratoga Race Course in New York features 10 races overall, with three major stakes races and plenty of other entertaining horse racing action on Friday.
Triple Crown-winning jockeys such as Joel Rosario, John Velazquez and Javier Castellano, among others, will be getting mounts multiple times in Saratoga Springs. The three different types of track at the venue provide fantastic variety and are also sure to make for a captivating racing showcase.
This marks the 150th anniversary of the renowned race course (h/t AP via ABC 10), which makes the occasion all the more special. Below are updates on the races as the results roll in.
Note: All results, entries and payout information are courtesy of the New York Horse Racing Association's official website