Top Experts Picks for Belmont Stakes Today

Belmont Stakes Contenders, Top Bets and Top Picks for Today’s $1,000,000 race

The 152nd Belmont Stakes will be held today Saturday, June 20, and for the first time will be the anchor leg to the Triple Crown. This year the race will be contested at 1 1/8 miles, three furlongs shorter than the traditional Belmont Stakes distance of 1 ½ miles.

What Time is the Belmont Stakes?

The Belmont Stakes field will break from the gate at 5: 42 p.m. ET.

What Race Number is the Belmont Stakes?

Race 10

What is the Weather and Conditions for the Belmont Stakes?

The day’s high temperature will reach into the lower 80s.


Belmont Stakes Expert Picks

PP Horse Odds Jockey Trainer
1 Tap It To Win 6-1 John R. Velazquez Mark E. Casse
2 Sole Volante 9-2 Luca Panici Patrick L. Biancone
3 Max Player 15-1 Joel Rosario Linda Rice
4 Modernist 15-1 Junior Alvarado William I. Mott
5 Farmington Road 15-1 Javier Castellano Todd A. Pletcher
6 Fore Left 30-1 Jose Ortiz Doug O’Neill
7 Jungle Runner 50-1 Reylu Gutierrez Steven M. Asmussen
8 Tiz The Law 6-5 Manny Franco Barclay Tagg
9 Dr Post 5-1 Irad Ortiz, Jr. Todd A. Pletcher
10 Pneumatic 8-1 Ricardo Santana, Jr. Steven M. Asmussen

Tiz The Law

Constitution—Tizfiz, by Tiznow

Owner: Sackatoga Stable

Breeder: Twin Creeks Farm (NY) Trainer: Barclay Tagg

Jockey: Manuel Franco

Sole Volante

Karakontie—Light Blow, by Kingmambo

Owner: Andie Biancone and Reeves Thoroughbred Racing

Breeder: Flaxman Holdings (KY) Trainer: Patrick Biancone

Jockey: Luca Panici