The preliminary odds for the 2012 Belmont Stakes have been set. Racing fans rooting to see the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 will like the very favorable 5-4 odds on I'll Have Another. Bettors may want to look a little further down the list to find a more lucrative wager.
Right behind the favorite is Union Rags with 5-1 odds. Dullahan is next with 11-2, followed by Paynter at 9-1 odds.
|Guyana Star Dweej||50-1|
|I’ll Have Another||5-4|
Odds for the 10-horse field are likely to change between now and race day as the action heats up. The Belmont Stakes take place on June 9.
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