Belmont Stakes This Weekend [VIDEO]
The final leg of racing’s “Triple Crown” is this weekend with the 145th running of “The Belmont Stakes” at historic Belmont Park, Elmont, New York. And once again, there will be no triple crown winner, as two different horses won the “Kentucky Derby” and “Preakness Stakes”. The race is a mile and a half.
Here are the horses entered* in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes” along with riders, post position and current odds, according to bleacherreport.com:
2013 Belmont Stakes Field
Post Horse Jockey Trainer Odds
1 Frac Daddy A. Garcia K. McPeek 30-1
2 Freedom Child L. Saez T. Albertrani 8-1
3 Overanalyze J. Velazquez T. Pletcher 12-1
4 Giant Finish E. Prado A. Dutrow 30-1
5 Orb J. Rosario C. McGaughey III 3-1
6 Incognito I. Ortiz Jr. K. McLaughlin 20-1
7 Oxbow G. Stevens D.W. Lukas 5-1
8 Midnight Taboo G. Gomez T. Pletcher 30-1
9 Revolutionary J. Castellano T. Pletcher 9-2
10 Will Take Charge J. Court D.W. Lukas 20-1
11 Vyjack J. Leparoux R. Rodriguez 20-1
12 Palace Malice M. Smith T. Pletcher 15-1
13 Unlimited Budget R. Napravnik T. Pletcher 8-1
14 Golden Soul R. Albarado D. Stewart 10-1
Post positions and odds courtesy of “Daily Racing Form”.
* Horse entries could be scratched and odds may change by race time.
The Belmont Stakes will be televised this Saturday on NBC. Live coverage begings at 5:00 p.m, with post time scheduled for 6:36 p.m.
Watch this video about the history of The Belmont Stakes: