Justify wins Belmont Stakes, Triple Crown (34 images)

After winning at the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes, Justify won the Triple Crown at the Belmont Stakes in New York this weekend.
Updated: June 11, 2018 at 11:04 AM
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Jockey Mike Smith aboard Justify wins the Triple Crown and the 150th Belmont Stakes. Photo by Mark Abraham/UPI
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Justify became the 13th Triple Crown winner in history and follows American Pharoah who pulled off the win in 2015 after a 35 year drought. Photo by Mark Abraham/UPI
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Smith, aboard Justify, in the winners' circle after winning. Photo by Mark Abraham/UPI
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Smith aboard Justify celebrates after winning. Smith said he now feels, "I belong" in the Hall of Fame. Photo by Mark Abraham/UPI
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Trainer Bob Baffert reacts after Justify wins. This is Baffert's second Triple Crown win, following American Pharoah in 2015. Photo by Jason Szenes/UPI
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From left to right, Smith, Baffert, and Baffert's son Bode pose with the Belmont Trophy. Photo by Mark Abraham/UPI
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Justify jumps out of the gate to start the race. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI
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