Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby

A secretive owner of Triple Crown contender Justify: George Soros

If Justify becomes the 13th horse in history to claim horse racing’s Triple Crown, two of the three groups that have an ownership stake in the horse’s breeding rights will be front and center during the celebration at Belmont Park. A third group, a secretive entity that holds the remaining 15 percent, will remain out of the spotlight because it vigorously avoids any public attention.

Will Justify win the Triple Crown? Handicapping Saturday's Belmont Stakes

The Herald-Leader's John Clay and Ben Roberts give their picks and offer observations ahead of Saturday's 150th Belmont Stakes.