Belmont Stakes 2016 results: Who won the Festival of Racing

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ELMONT, N.Y. — Top thoroughbreds raced through Belmont Park Saturday for the 148th Belmont Stakes.

It’s the first time since 2014 that a horse has not been in the running for the coveted Triple Crown, but that didn’t staunch the enthusiasm at Belmont Park — both in the stands and on the tracks.

Below are the full results of Saturday’s races, according to the New York Racing Association:

The Belmont Stakes (1 1/2 miles on dirt; $1.5 million purse)

  • Winner: Creator, by a nose
  • Time: 2:28.57

Race 10 (1 1/4 miles on turf; $1 million purse)

  • Winner: Flintshire
  • Time: 1:58.92

Race 9 (1 mile on dirt; $1.25 million purse)

  • Winner: Frosted
  • Time: 1:32.73

Race 8 (1 mile on turf; $700,00 purse)

  • Winner: Celestine
  • Time: 1:31.64

Race 7 (Seven furlongs on dirt; $500,000 purse)

  • Winner: Tom’s Ready
  • Time: 1:21.38

Race 6 (Six furlongs on turf; $300,000 purse)

  • Winner: Pure Sensation
  • Time: 1:06.76

Race 5 (1 1/16 miles on dirt; $1 million purse)

  • Winner: Cavorting
  • Time: 1:40.14

Race 4 (1 1/2 miles on dirt; $400,000 purse)

  • Winner: Shaman Ghost
  • Time: 2:28.40

Race 3 (1 mile on dirt; $700,000 purse)

  • Winner: Carina Mia
  • Time: 1:34.97

Race 2 (1 1/16 miles on dirt; $90,000 purse)

  • Winner: Connect
  • Time: 1:40.88

Race 1 (1 1/16 miles on dirt; $150,000 purse)

  • Winner: Economic Model
  • Time: 1:40.18