Considered an immense long shot, Guadalcanal will have to have a career-best showing at the 2008 Belmont Stakes this Saturday.
Guadalcanal opened at 50/1 odds to win the 2008 Belmont Stakes according oddsmakers at online sportsbook Bodog when they were released a couple weeks ago. As we count down the final hours to post time he is currently listed at 50/1.
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Around the internet at 1:00pm eastern Saturday we have also seen Guadalcanal offered at 20/1 odds to win the 140th Belmont at Sportsbook.com and 20/1 odds to win at SportsBetting.com. The best odds we found this afternoon on Guadalcanal 50/1 at Bodog.com.
Guadalcanal is winless in his last five starts, which is probably why his odds are no better than 40/1 to win the Belmont Stakes. In his most recent start, he finished second in a maiden race at Churchill Downs.
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