2024 Belmont Oaks Details

Race 5 at Belmont Racecourse on Saturday 6th July 2024.

The Belmont Oaks is a Listed race held at Belmont racecourse over 2000 metres. It is for three-year-old fillies and is run under set weight conditions. The total prizemoney is $125,000 this year.

You can read more about the race history, lead-up races and past winners on the Belmont Oaks page.

Belmont Oaks 2024 Preview

Track: null Weather: Cloudy

There are 10 fillies for the Belmont Oaks this year. Three runners had their last start in the Listed Belmont Guineas over 1600m at Belmont on 22 June (won by Luvnwar), two in a Class 3 over 1600m at Belmont on 19 June (won by Kisses From Kelly), and two in a Class 5 over 1600m at Pinjarra on 20 June (won by Pro Latte). The other 3 came via different races. Trainers Michael Grantham and Graeme Ballantyne each have 2 runners.

The early favourite is Luvnwar who won the Belmont Guineas. Second favourite is Petrouchka who finished 2nd behind her. Third favourite is Antique Queen who was runner-up over 1600m at Belmont on 19 June. The other runners are currently $17 or more.

2024 Belmont Oaks Runner by Runner

1. Luvnwar (2)

Won the Listed Belmont Guineas over 1600m at Belmont on 22 June. Major chance.

2. I’m On (9)

Hasn’t fired in 2 starts this preparation. Looking elsewhere.

3. Petrouchka (3)

Runner-up in the Belmont Guineas and should run well again.

4. Cruise To Rio (1)

Very honest runner who is never far away. Place chance.

5. Lyrical Angel (4)

Wide throughout when last in the Belmont Guineas.Is better than that.

6. Antique Queen (5)

Runner-up in a Class 3 over 1600m at Belmont on 19 June (won by Kisses From Kelly). One of the chances.

7. Rivercrest Magic (10)

This looks too hard.

8. Wife Says Yes (6)

Gets blinkers for the first time but this looks too strong.

9. Claireann (7)

Still maiden after 9 starts. Not here.

10. Hot Like Chili (8)

Ran on well to just miss over 1800m at Pinjarra Scarpside on 3rd July. Could surprise.

Belmont Oaks 2024 Tips

The following are the top 4 selections for this years race.

Jo Jackson’s Tips
1 Luvnwar
6 Antique Queen
3 Petrouchka
10 Hot Like Chili

Previews for other races this week

Listed South West Autumn Cup 2024 (Bunbury 2200m)

Listed A.R. Creswick Stakes 2024 (Flemington 1200m)

Listed Taj Rossi Series Final 2024 (Flemington 1600m)

Listed Winter Stakes 2024 (Randwick 1400m)

Listed VRC Winter Championship 2024 (Flemington 1600m)

Listed All Victorian Sprint Final 2024 (Flemington 1200m)

Listed Aquanita Stakes 2024 (Belmont 2000m)

2024 Belmont Oaks Results

Result Horse Margin
1st 3 Petrouchka
2nd 1 Luvnwar 0.67 length
3rd 5 Lyrical Angel 1.25 lengths
4th 6 Antique Queen 1.26 lengths

The track was rated as Soft 5.

There were no scratchings.