2012 Belmont Stakes Info

The 144th running of the Belmont Stakes will take place on Saturday, June 11, 2012, and is the third leg of the Triple Crown series.

  • Date: Saturday June 9, 2012
  • Location: Belmont Park, New York
  • Post Time: 6:35 PM (EST)
  • TV Network: NBC, 5:00 PM (EST)

2012 Belmont Stakes Possible Contenders

The final make-up of the 2012 Belmont Stakes will likely change over the next three weeks and the contenders and their post positions will be finalized on June 6th, 2012.

The following are the post positions announced Wednesday for all of the Belmont Stakes’ contenders along with the jockeys’ names and morning line odds. Triple Crown contender I’ll Have Another was scratched from the Belmont Stakes due to the issue with his left foreleg.

Post Position Horse Trainer Jockey Morning Line
1 Street Life C. Brown J. Lezcano 12-1
2 Unstoppable U K. McPeek J. Alvarado 30-1
3 Union Rags M. Matz J. Velazquez 6-1
4 Atigun K. McPeek J. Leparoux 30-1
5 Dullahan D. Romans J. Castellano 5-1
6 Ravelo’s Boy M. Azpurua A. Solis 50-1
7 Five Sixteen D. Schettino R. Napravnik 50-1
8 Guyana Star Dweej D. Shivmangal undecided 50-1
9 Paynter B. Baffert M. Smith 8-1
10 Optimizer D. Lukas C. Nakatani 20-1
11 I’ll Have Another D. O’Neill M. Gutierrez Scratched
12 My Adonis K. Breen R. Dominguez 20-1