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Even with out the highest two Kentucky Derby finishers within the working for the Triple Crown, the Preakness Stakes are nonetheless being run at this time.
If you happen to’re discovering it a tough time to care in regards to the Preakness Stakes this yr, you’re not alone. Each of the highest finishers from the Kentucky Derby are out of the working, which implies we won’t have a Triple Crown try this racing season.
Most Safety was infamously disqualified on the Derby, which dashed Triple Crown hopes nearly as quickly as they’d arose. The identical may be mentioned for Nation Home, albeit underneath totally different circumstances.
Nation Home was the named the winner of the Kentucky Derby after Most Safety’s disqualification, however the horse won’t be working within the Preakness. An sickness is what can be holding the horse out of motion, which implies any and all Triple Crown hopes have been snuffed out.
That doesn’t imply the Preakness Stakes gained’t be taking place this yr. Whether or not or not a Triple Crown menace looms is irrelevant. Bettors will nonetheless be seeking to hit it large with any of the horses nonetheless within the working.
Right here’s how one can watch the 2018 Preakness Stakes on-line and by stay stream.
Date: Saturday Might, 18
Time: Pre-race protection begins at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, race protection begins at 5:00 p.m. ET on NBC, submit time 6:20 p.m. ET
TV Channel: NBCSN (pre-race protection), NBC (race)
Stay Stream: NBC Sports activities with cable log-in; FuboTV with free seven-day trial
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