Summer Bird Update
Entering today’s race at Belmont Park, contender Summer Bird’s odds have dropped from 15/1 to 10/1.
Oddsmakers from online sports book SPORTSBETTING.COM have made Summer Bird’s odds to win the 141st running of the Belmont Stakes 10/1. Mine That Bird (4/3), Charitable Man (3/1), Dunkirk (5/1) and Chocolate Candy (12/1) join Summer Bird as the thoroughbreds with the best odds enter Saturday’s race.
As a 3-year old, Summer Bird has one win and one third place finish in four starts. In his last three starts, Summer Bird finished sixth at the Kentucky Derby on May 2, third at the Arkansas Derby on April 11 and won his Maiden Special Weight on March 19.
Bettors are hopping on Summer Bird after his stellar finish at the Kentucky Derby. He’s also fresh, which could play a huge factor in Saturday’s considering favorite Mine That Bird has already run in the previous two legs of horse racing’s Triple Crown.
The 141st running of the Belmont Stakes is today, with the post time being at 6:30PM ET. The race will be live from Belmont Park in Elmont, New York and for complete odds on today’s race, see below. Also, be sure to check out our 2009 Belmont Stakes Viewing Guide for more information.
Odds to win 2009 Belmont Stakes 141 – June 6, 2009 – Belmont Park – Elmont, New York
Mine That Bird 4/3
Charitable Man 3/1
Chocolate Candy 12/1
Flying Private 18/1
Mr. Hot Stuff 18/1
Brave Victory 20/1
Miner’s Escape 20/1
Summer Bird 10/1
Luv Gov 25/1
Posted: 6/6/09 3:00PM ET