2024 Triple Crown Race Dates

The Kentucky Derby
Churchill Downs - May 4, 2024
The Preakness Stakes
Pimlico - May 18, 2024
The Belmont Stakes
Saratoga - June 8, 2024

Belmont Stakes 2024 Field Is Set

Kentucky Derby winner Mystik Dan and Preakness Stakes winner Seize the Grey will meet up as part of the 2024 ten horse field in the 156th Belmont Stakes.

Neither of them will be the early favorite though. Derby runner-up Sierra Leone opens as the 9-5 favorite with new jockey Flavien Prat on board.

Todd Pletcher is the trainer with the most horses for this race. His three include the undefeated Mindframe as well as Antiquarian and Protective.

Mystik Dan will be the only horse to run in all three legs of the Triple Crown races this year.

1Seize the GreyJaime TorresD. Wayne Lukas8-1
2ResilienceJunior AlvaradoBill Mott10-1
3Mystik DanBrian Hernandez Jr.Kenny McPeek5-1
4The Wine StewardManuel FrancoMike Maker15-1
5AntiquarianJohn VelazquezTodd Pletcher12-1
6DornochLuis SaezDanny Gargan15-1
7ProtectiveTyler GaffalioneTodd Pletcher20-1
8Honor MarieFlorent GerouxWhit Beckman12-1
9Sierra LeoneFlavien PratChad Brown9-5
10MindframeIrad Ortiz, Jr.Todd Pletcher7-2

The 2024 Belmont Stakes is taking place at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga, NY due to construction at Belmont.

This is the first time since 2013 that both the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners will be racing at Belmont.

The third and final leg of this years Triple Crown should be an exciting race with the previous legs winners and 2 new favorites!