Saturday, June 9 marks the running of the 150th Belmont Stakes. It is the final leg of the Triple Crown with Justify, winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, aiming to become just the 13th horse to ever win the American Triple Crown. It would be the first-ever Triple Crown win for jockey Mike E. Smith, who will once again be on board the overwhelming favorite entering “The Test of the Champion.”
Justify was able to go wire to wire to bring home the Belmont Stakes on its historic Triple Crown run. Gronkowski, named after New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski finished in second, while the third-place finisher was Hofburg.
The betting payouts, results, and payout distribution can be seen below.
2018 Belmont Stakes Betting PayoutsNBC Sports
Belmont Stakes Payouts Based on $2 Bet
- $2 Exacta | 1-6 | $89.00
- $1 Trifecta | 1-6-4 | $229.74
- $1 Superfecta | 1-6-4-8 | $1,051.50
2018 Belmont Stakes Full Race Video
2018 Belmont Stakes Results
|1||Justify||Mike E. Smith||Bob Baffert||4-5|
|2||Gronkowski||Jose Ortiz||Chad Brown||12-1|
|3||Hofburg||Irad Ortiz Jr.||Bill Mott||9-2|
|4||Vino Rosso||John Velazquez||Todd Pletcher||8-1|
|5||Tenfold||Ricardo Santana Jr.||Steve Asmussen||12-1|
|6||Bravazo||Luis Saez||D. Wayne Lukas||8-1|
|7||Free Drop Billy||Robby Albarado||Dale Romans||30-1|
|8||Restoring Hope||Florent Geroux||Bob Baffert||30-1|
|9||Blended Citizen||Kyle Frey||Doug O’Neill||15-1|
|10||Noble Indy||Javier Castellano||Todd Pletcher||30-1|
The full results for the Belmont Stakes will be posted as soon as available.