Belmont Park
2150 Hempstead Turnpike
Elmont, New York, 11003


Date: July 05, 08
Purse: $250,000
Grade: I
Type: T
Distance: 6F
Age: 3 Year Old
Sex: Fillies

The Prioress Handicap is the most popular racing meet for sprinting fillies at Belmont Park. This Grade I thoroughbred event is open to three-year-old fillies capable of sprinting six furlongs for a purse of $250,000. The stake was named in honor of the filly Prioress, who recorded first ever win in England in 1858 as an American thoroughbred. Recent winners include: テす Wildcat Bettie B (2006) テす Acey Deucey (2005) テす Friendly Michelle (2004) テす House Party (2003) テす Carson Hollow (2002) テす Xtra Heat (2001) テす I\'m Brassy (2000)

Prioress Stakes Winners
Year Winner Age Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2008 Indian Blessing John Velazquez
2007 Dream Rush
2006 Wildcat Bettie B
2005 Acey Deucey
2004 Friendly Michelle
2003 House Party
2002 Carson Hollow
2001 Xtra Heat
2000 I'm Brassy
Prioress Stakes Video

2008 Prioress Stakes - Indian Blessing