Posts tagged ‘Triple Crown’

Favorite Omaha Beach Scratched – New Kentucky Derby Odds

May 2, 2019

Sad news for owners and trainers of the favorite to win the 145th Kentucky Derby. The horse has been scratched  from the race due to injury. As it turns out there are health concerns for the horse. A breathing issue was detected. The veterinary professionals described the condition as an “entrapped epiglottis“. This is a […]

Belmont Stakes Horse Racing Odds 2018

May 28, 2018

Belmont Stakes – The final leg to the famous Triple Crown of horse racing will be run on Saturday June 9, 2018. This will be a chance for Justify to win the crown becoming the second horse to do so in the last three years (American Pharoah). As you may imagine Justify is the heavy […]

Latest Odds for Wide Open Belmont Stakes

June 9, 2017

The Belmont Stakes will run on Saturday from Belmont Park in Elmont, New York as the third leg of the Triple Crowns bring to an end another year of the Triple Crown. The race should be a wide open one after Classic Empire the early betting favorite pulled out due to a foot abscess returning […]

Betting Trends for 2017 Belmont Stakes

June 5, 2017

The Belmont Stakes, the third jewel of the Triple Crown can be a difficult race to pick a winner as none of the horses running the race have raced on Belmont Park’s main track of 1 ½ miles. The early favorite for bettors is Classic Empire at 2 to 1 and looks to improve on […]

Two Long Shots That Could Surprise in the Preakness Stakes

May 18, 2017

For 2018 Preakness click here This year’s second leg of the Triple Crown of horse racing, the Preakness Stakes will run on Saturday at Pimlico Park in Baltimore, Maryland. The Kentucky Derby which ran on May 6 was run over a wet track, and front runners dominated the racing card. For the Preakness Stakes, Always […]

Betting Trends for the Preakness Stakes

May 12, 2017

The Preakness Stakes held at Pimlico Park is approaching quickly with Always Dreaming the winner of the Kentucky Derby hoping to keep alive his hopes of winning the Triple Crown. Trained by Todd Pletcher, Always Dreaming is 10-11 to win the second leg of the Triple Crown after winning the Kentucky Derby by nearly 3 […]

Nyquist is Morning Line Favorite at Preakness Stakes

May 19, 2016

The second leg of the Triple Crown will be run on Saturday May 21. Eleven horses and their respective jockeys will head to the starting gate for the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. Nyquist the recent winner of the Kentucky Derby will leave the three post and has been installed as the favorite at […]

Nyquist Favored in 142nd Kentucky Derby on Saturday

May 6, 2016

Nyquist the undefeated two year old drew the 13 post for the 142nd running on Saturday on the Kentucky Derby and remains the betting favorite with odds of +300. The field of 20 horses will go to the starting gate Saturday May 6 with a 6:34 p.m. ET post time. The talented Mario Gutierrez will […]

American Pharoah Rides to Triple Crown, Books Claim Small Win

June 7, 2015

American Pharoah was the leader wire to wire on Saturday in the Belmont Stakes becoming just the 12th horse in history to win the coveted Triple Crown. With odds of 3 to 5, the colt, trained by the great Bob Baffert paid only $3.50 to win. However, that was not what was important on Saturday. […]

American Pharoah Pulls No. 5 Post Position for the Belmont

June 4, 2015

The final leg of the Triple Crown will be run on Saturday. American Pharoah has won the first two legs and drew a comfortable post spot at No. 5 for Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. He is attempting to become the first horse since 1978 to win the Triple Crown. That year Affirmed was the last horse […]