With no Triple Crown on the line, the Belmont States is the red-headed stepchild of the Crown this year. Even with the Triple Crown drought lasting another year, the Belmont Stakes looks to be one of the most exciting 3-year-old races of the year up to this point.
In addition to multiple new shooters and those that skipped the Preakness Stakes, it looks like we will have a rematch between the Derby and Preakness winners on June 12.
What five horses have a real chance to win the Belmont? Follow me as we take a look at them.