Commendable - 2000 Belmont Stakes
With the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners opting out, the Belmont Stakes was ripe for an upset. D. Wayne Lukas delivered. Patient Pat Day sat just off the pace on the flashy chestnut Commendable, then held the lead safe down the length of the stretch.
Final time: 2:31
Owner: Bob & Beverly Lewis
Trainer: D. Wayne Lukas
Jockey: Pat Day