|140th Belmont Stakes Odds: Belmont Park, June 7, 2008|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Tuesday, 20 May 2008 08:19|
Belmont Stakes Odds
The 140th running of the Belmont Stakes takes place June 7, 2008 at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York and the official odds have been released for the prestigious horse race.
It’s no surprise that Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Big Brown is the clear-cut favorite to win this year’s Belmont Stakes. Big Brown is going for horse racing’s triple crown and oddsmakers have established him as a 2/7 favorite. Big Brown had absolutely no trouble at the Preakness Stakes on May 17, running away with an easy victory.
The horse with the next best odds is Casino Drive at 9/2 and Denis Of Cork at 10/1. The two thoroughbreds with the longest odds to win the Belmont Stakes are Mint Lane and Tomcito, both established at 50/1.
The 140th running of the Belmont Stakes will be held on Saturday June 7 at 6:30pm ET, with the post time being 6:17 p.m. ET. Live coverage of the pre-race will be on ABC & ABC HD starting at 5:00pm ET. Bet the 2008 Preakness Stakes at oddsmaker Bodog. For more information about start times, media coverage and much more, check out our Belmont Stakes Guide page.
140th Belmont Stakes Odds to win – Saturday June 7, 2008 – Belmont Park – Elmont, New York
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