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Belmont Stakes 2019 Start Time & Race Info
The 151st running of the Belmont Stakes
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Post Time: Race 11, approximately 6:46 p.m. EST
Location: Belmont Park – Elmont, NY
Track Info: 1.5 miles (12 furlongs), dirt surface
Belmont Stakes 2019 Betting Favorites
Moneyline Favorites, according to TVG:
- Tacitus (9/5)
- War of Will (2/1) – 2019 Preakness Stakes Winner
Belmont Stakes 2019 Horses, Odds and Post Positions
Full List of Belmont Stakes Contenders:
1 - Joevia (30/1)
2 - Everfast (12/1)
3 - Master Fencer (8/1)
4 - Tax (15/1)
5 - Bourbon War (12/1)
6 - Spinoff (16/1)
7 - Sir Winston (12/1)
8 - Intrepid Heart (10/1)
9 - War of Will (2/1)
10 - Tacitus (9/5)
- The above Belmont Stakes odds are current as of 12 p.m. on Friday, June 7.
Belmont Stakes Betting Trends
- Country House, the winner of the Kentucky Derby, is not running in this year's Belmont Stakes.
- Tacitus (9/5) is the morning-line favorite to win the 2019 Belmont Stakes.
- Belmont is the longest track (1.5 miles, 12 furlongs) of all three Triple Crown races.
Who Won the 2018 Belmont Stakes?
Justify won the 2018 Belmont Stakes, becoming the 13th horse in thoroughbred racing history to win the Triple Crown.
Who Holds the Belmont Stakes Track Record?
Secretariat boasts the Belmont Stakes' record at 2:24, set in the horse's 1973 Triple Crown victory at Belmont Park. Secretariat also holds the Triple Crown track records at the Kentucky Derby (1:59.4) and the Preakness Stakes (1:53).
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