Sunday, October 27, 2013
Tea Time, Recepta, Storming Inti win at Belmont
NEW YORK -- Tea Time, Recepta and Storming Inti won the $100,000 stakes for 2-year-olds on Sunday, the final program of the year at Belmont Park.
Tea Time beat 3-5 favorite Miss Behaviour in the Sharp Cat for filly sprinters. Luis Saez was aboard for trainer Michael Matz as Tea Time got her second win in four starts. She paid $7 to win. The time was 1:17.09 for 6½ furlongs.
Recepta took the Chelsea Flower for fillies and Storming Inti prevailed in the Awad, a pair of mile grass stakes.
Recepta rallied from 10th to beat A Little Bit Sassy by 3 1/4 lengths, her second win in three starts. She was clocked in 1:35.63, paying $11.80 to win with Junior Alvarado riding for trainer Jimmy Toner.
Storming Inti, ridden by Javier Castellano for trainer Chad Brown, held off Tuscan Getaway by three quarters of a length for his second win in three starts. He paid $6.30 to win. The time was 1:35.47.
New York racing shifts to Aqueduct on Friday.