The 2018 Belmont Stakes in Photos: Justify Wins Triple Crown

Excited fans donned festive hats to watch Justify win the Belmont Stakes and sweep the Triple Crown.

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Justify, ridden by jockey Mike Smith, leads the field to the finish line to win the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Jockey Mike Smith reacts after guiding Justify to win the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race and the Triple Crown, June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Bee Jersey (#10), ridden by Ricardo Santana, pokes a nose in front of Mind Your Biscuits (#1), ridden by Joel Rosario, to win the Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Fans watch the finish of the Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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A young fan views a race during Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Pure Sensation (#2), ridden by Kendrick Carmouche, leads the field for the Jaipur Invitational as they enter the stretch on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Fans take the escalator to the grandstands during Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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A jazz band plays on the grounds at Belmont Park before the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race, June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Horse racing fans take a break from festivities before the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race, June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Spectators look through their racing programs before the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race, June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Two women pose prior to the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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The connections of Monomoy Girl (#3) walk to the winner's circle after her victory in the Acorn Stakes during Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Scenes from Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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A fan wears a decorative hat on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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A woman wears a fancy hat during Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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A man wears a decorative hat during Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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A fan wears a festive hat on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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Disco Partner (#5), ridden by Irad Ortiz, Jr., picks off rivals in the stretch in the Jaipur Invitational Stakes on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
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