ELMONT, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--US Racing (https://www.usracing.com), an international online horse racing service, today announced the odds for the 151st Belmont Stakes presented by NYRA Bets to be held at Belmont Park on Saturday, June 8th.
Tacitus with jockey Jose Ortiz has been installed as the morning line favourite at 9-5 while the winner of the 2019 Preakness Stakes, War of Will, is set at 2-1 with Tyler Gaffalione.
The Belmont Stakes Racing Festival takes place from June 6 – 8 and the 1.5-mile dirt course is widely recognised as the most trying and challenging race any 3-year-old will run.
The $1,500,000 purse is divided $800,000 to first place, $280,000 to second place, $150,000 to third place, $100,000 to fourth place, $60,000 to fifth, $45,000 to sixth, $35,000 to seventh and $30,000 to eighth.
The third jewel of the Triple Crown is known as the “Test of Champions” and it will be televised on NBC at 6:37PM EDT with updated information provided by US Racing.
|1||Joevia||Gregory Sacco||Jose Lezcano||30-1|
|2||Everfast||Dale Romans||Luis Saez||12-1|
|3||Master Fencer||Koichi Tsunoda||Julien Leparoux||8-1|
|4||Tax||Danny Gargan||Irad Ortiz, Jr.||15-1|
|5||Bourbon War||Mark Hennig||Mike Smith||12-1|
|6||Spinoff||Todd Pletcher||Javier Castellano||15-1|
|7||Sir Winston||Mark E. Casse||Joel Rosario||12-1|
|8||Intrepid Heart||Todd Pletcher||John R. Velazquez||10-1|
|9||War of Will||Mark E. Casse||Tyler Gaffalione||2-1|
|10||Tacitus||William I. Mott||Jose L. Ortiz||9-5|
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