Kentucky Derby winner Justify is the 1-2 favorite in Saturday's Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Derby runner-up Good Magic, second choice at 3-1, appears to be the only horse in the field of eight capable of pulling the upset.
Unbeaten Justify won the Kentucky Derby on a sloppy track at Churchill Downs. With rains having soaked Baltimore and with more wet weather on the way, will Justify be able to win again on a sloppy track in the Preakness?
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Justify won the Preakness Stakes on May 19, 2018 after winning the Kentucky Derby on May 5. Now the three-year-old will try and win the Belmont Stakes to become the 13th winner of horse racing's Triple Crown.
In a dense fog, Kentucky Derby winner Justify held on to beat Bravazo by a half-length in the 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. The victory gave trainer Bob Baffert his seventh Preakness victory. Justify is expected to try for the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes on June 9.
The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes is Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Pimlico Race Course. Kentucky Derby winner Justify is the 1-2 Morning Line favorite. Derby runner-up Good Magic is second choice at 3-1. Here are the updated odds.
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Kentucky Derby winner Justify is going for his fifth straight win when he goes to the post for Saturday's Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. A sloppy track will probably await Justify and Derby runner-up Good Magic.
After a rainy week in Baltimore with more rain in the forecast, Saturday's Preakness Stakes is expected to be run on a sloppy track at Pimlico Race Course. Here's a look at how the field of eight horses have done on wet tracks.
Bob Baffert and D. Wayne Lukas are two of the most successful Thoroughbred trainers in Triple Crown history. Each needs a win to tie for the record of most Preakness victories. Baffert has the favorite Justify. Lukas has two entries.
The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes takes place Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Justify is the favorite with Good Magic the second choice. There are a couple of long shots worth considering.
This year's Preakness Stakes at Pimlico brings up the annual talk of moving the Thoroughbred race to Laurel Park in Laurel, Maryland. Trainers D. Wayne Lukas and Bob Baffert have each won the race six times. They like the race as is.
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