Updated Belmont Stakes Odds, Picks, Best Bets, Start Time, TV Channel: How to Bet Saturday’s Triple Crown Race

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Jun 20, 2020, 05:01 PM EDT
  • We've seen some huge Belmont Stakes odds movement in the lead up to the triple crown horse race. Tiz The Law remains the clear favorite (odds: EVEN), while Tap It To Win has taken on some money, moving from 6-1 to 9-2 odds. Dr. Post (odds: 9-1) is the third favorite in the 10-horse field.
  • Check out the articles below to find the best picks for the 2020 Belmont Stakes, including a few longshots to consider

For the first time ever, the Belmont will be the first leg of the triple crown, with both the Kentucky Derby and Preakness getting postponed due to COVID-19. The race will also be 1 1/8 miles, shortened from the usual 1 1/2 miles.

Let’s dive into the best picks for the Belmont Stakes, along with the latest odds for the triple crown race.

Belmont Stakes Picks, Best Bets & Longshots

Our Experts’ Favorite Belmont Win-Bets and Longshots

Our horse racing experts have zeroed in on a few horses to win the Belmont, including a 15-1 longshot. Read more

Belmont Stakes Power Rankings

Mike Conti ranks the entire Belmont Stakes field, including the horses to use in exotics and the contenders that might upset favorite Tiz The Law. Read more

Get a FREE $300 Bet for Belmont Stakes Day

Betting on horse racing is legal in 31 states (!!!) and if you’re looking to get in on the action today, TVG’s $300 risk-free bet is the best promotion out there. Read more

Zerillo’s Belmont Stakes Day Preview

Looking for picks for the entire Belmont Stakes Day card? Sean Zerillo digs deep and finds value from Race 1 to Race 11. Read more


Updated Belmont Stakes Odds

These odds are as of Saturday afternoon and will be updated before the Belmont Stakes gets underway at 5:42 p.m. ET

Post Horse Odds
1 Tap It To Win 9-2
2 Sole Volante 12-1
3 Max Player 11-1
4 Modernist 21-1
5 Farmington Road 13-1
6 Fore Left 18-1
7 Jungle Runner 20-1
8 Tiz the Law EVEN
9 Dr. Post 8-1
10 Pneumatic 16-1

2020 Belmont Stakes Start Time & TV Channel

Post time for the 2020 Belmont Stakes is 5:42 p.m. ET. You can watch the action on NBC. There are also a bunch of other races throughout the day if you’re interested. Below is a full schedule:

  • Race 1 post time: 11:45 a.m. ET
  • Race 2 post time: 12:25 p.m. ET
  • Race 3 post time: 1:02 p.m. ET
  • Race 4 post time: 1:42 p.m. ET
  • Race 5 post time: 2:19 p.m. ET
  • Race 6 post time: 3:01 p.m. ET
  • Race 7 post time: 3:39 p.m. ET
  • Race 8 post time: 4:15 p.m. ET
  • Race 9 post time: 4:53 p.m. ET
  • Race 10 (Belmont Stakes) post time: 5:42 p.m. ET
  • Race 11 post time: 6:17 p.m. ET

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