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Belmont Stakes Expert Picks & Predictions for 2020 Triple Crown Race

By David Hayes
Picks and predictions to win the 153rd Belmont Stakes race in 2020.
Picks and predictions to win the 153rd Belmont Stakes race in 2020. / Al Bello/Getty Images
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Belmont Stakes Picks 2020

Despite some scheduling delays and a ban on attendance this summer, the 2020 Belmont Stakes will be run this Saturday, June 20.

With that being said, this year's slightly postponed Belmont Stakes becomes the first leg of the 2020 Triple Crown as well, with the world of professional horse racing turning its attention to Belmont Park in Elmont, New York, for this Saturday's estimated 5:42 p.m. EST post time.

Belmont Predictions & Picks

New York Post
Vic Cangialosi and Debbie Little, of the New York Post, both offered their top picks to win the 2020 Belmont Stakes, with Cangialosi is backing Farmington Road (15/1), while Little is going with Tiz the Law (6/5).

CBS Sports
Hank Goldberg, in partnership with CBS Sports, is high on Pneumatic (8/1), who is more a long shot by the odds according to TVG.

New York Times
Joe Drape and Melissa Hoppert, of the New York Times, both offered their top picks to win the 2020 Belmont Stakes as well, with Drape backing Dr Post (5/1) and Hoppert going with Tiz the Law (6/5).

Belmont Stakes Predictions

There are a fair amount of different directions among the experts highlight above, however, with one more backer than any other horse, Tiz the Law takes the consensus honors here.

- Tiz the Law (2)
- Dr Post (1)
- Farmington Road (1)
- Pneumatic (1)


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David Hayes is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, David Hayes also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username DavidWHayes. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.

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