Preakness Stakes 2018: Results, Highlights & Betting Payouts

The 2018 Preakness Stakes takes place Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. It will mark the 143rd running of “The Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown” as the Bob Baffert-trained Justify attempts to keep its perfect record intact. Justify is the heavy favorite for the 2018 Preakness, also known as “The Run for the Black-Eyed Susans,” despite suffering a bruised heel during his win in the Kentucky Derby. The top competition for Justify is Good Magic, ridden by Jose Ortiz and trained by Chad Brown.
Other horses competing in the Preakness are Tampa Bay Derby winner Quip, Bravazo and Lone Sailor, who competed in the Kentucky Derby, Federico Tesio Stakes winner Diamond King, Blue Grass Stakes fourth-place finisher Sporting Chance, and Arkansas Derby fifth-place finisher Tenfold.
How did the race play out? The betting payouts, results, and payout distribution can be seen below.

2018 Preakness Stakes Betting Payouts


2018 Preakness Stakes Results

Post Horse Jockey Trainer Odds
1 Quip Florent Geroux Rodolphe Brisset 12-1
2 Lone Sailor Irad Ortiz Jr. Tom Amoss 15-1
3 Sporting Chance Luis Contreras D. Wayne Lukas 30-1
4 Diamond King Javier Castellano John Servis 30-1
5 Good Magic Jose Ortiz Chad Brown 3-1
6 Tenfold Victor Espinoza Steve Asmussen 20-1
7 Justify Mike E. Smith Bob Baffert 1-2
8 Bravazo Luis Saez D. Wayne Lukas 20-1

 2018 Preakness Stakes Purse Distribution

$1.5 million ($900,000 for the winner).

Preakness Stakes 2018: Full Race Video Highlights
Preakness Stakes 2018: Full Race Video Highlights
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