For horse racing fans the season gets more exciting in May, as it is time for the US Triple Crown 2018 Racing. The Triple Crown (also called Thoroughbred Racing) comprises of three races for three-year-old Thoroughbred horses. Winning all three of these races is considered the greatest achievment in Thouroughbred racing. The Kentucky Derby, The Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes are the three races of the Triple Crown. Open a betting account via broker and bet for the Triple Crown if you want to take advantage of this big event.
The Kentucky Derby
It is the first race of the Triple Crown. The track is about 2.0 km long, at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. This race has earned the reputation of being « the most exciting 2 minutes in sports ». Also known as the « Run for the Roses », horse owners know it is the first and very important step to win the crown.
Last May 5, by winning the Kentucky Derby, Justify succeeded to Always Dreaming. The next step is the Preakness Stakes.
The Preakness Stakes
The 3rd Saturday of May each year, thoroughbred racing comes to Maryland with the second and shortest leg (1.9 Km dirt track) in the Triple Crown 2018. Justify is the favorite for the 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes. At the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore Maryland, the 20 horses engaged in the competition will all try to defeat Justify for the first time of his career. Who will succeed to Cloud Computing, the 2017 winner of this race? Place your bet now with the best betting agent if you think you know the winner.
The Belmont Stakes
This year will be the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes. For the 107th time, the event will take place at Belmont Park. The longest and final leg of the Triple Crown 2018 (2.4 km long) is also known as the “test of the champion”. The race will take place on Saturday June 9 2018. Tapwrit and his Jockey Jose Ortiz won the 2017 edition of the Belmont Stakes.US Triple Crown 2018 Racing,