The 1 1/2 miles Belmont Stakes is the longest distance most horses in the field will ever race. Add to this the final stretch of over 1000 feet – one of the longest in North America – and you can see why the jocks need be experienced and understand the pace of the race for a shot of winning. Use up too much of your mount’s energy early and you’ll have nothing left for the end. Go too slow, and you may fall too far behind the leaders to catch up.
Historically good Belmont Stakes jockeys
Whether you’re betting the Belmont and picking up win-or-lose cash back or a deposit bonus through Bovada or another recommended online racebook, consider the jockeys in your handicapping strategy. The Belmont is a unique race on a unique track, and experience counts to win at Big Sandy.
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The post positions have been drawn and on Saturday 10 top US thoroughbreds will be racing 1 3/16 miles on the Pimlico Race Course dirt, chasing the Preakness Stakes title and the second leg of the US Triple Crown.
I think it's fair to say that most of America wants to see American Pharaoh complete the 12th Triple Crown in horse racing history at Saturday's 147th running of the Belmont Stakes. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner is the heavy 3-5 favorite at Bovada and will start from Post 5. But should he be […]
Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah will start from Post 1 in Saturday's 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico in Baltimore and the colt is the heavy 4/5 favorite at Bovada to complete the second leg of the Triple Crown. The horse racing world has been without a Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in […]