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BREAKING NEWS: Summer Bird wins the 141st Belmont Stakes

June 6, 2009

Belmont Stakes Horse Racing

Jockey Kent Desormeaux rides Summer Bird to victory in the 141st running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.

BREAKING NEWS: Summer Bird wins the 141st Belmont Stakes! It must be the “Year of the Bird” lol

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Summer Bird has won the Belmont Stakes, denying Calvin Borel’s bid to become the first jockey ever to win all three Triple Crown races aboard different horses in the same year.

Borel was riding Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird, which unofficially came in third.

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