2018 Preakness Stakes News & Notes

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TwinSpires Staff

May 20th, 2018

Close to two weeks ago, Justify splashed his way home under the Twin Spires at Churchill Downs to capture the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby (G1). On Saturday, the chestnut colt affectionately called "Big Red" will attempt to continue his Triple Crown journey while facing seven rivals in the 143rd edition of the Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico in Maryland. While a smaller field awaits the Bob Baffert trainee, the task is still a tough one. is once again here for racing fans, condensing all the news, notes, analysis and more into one spot as Justify and seven rivals face off in the second jewel of the Triple Crown. Click for 2018 Preakness Stakes FREE PPs and head to for even more reports and selections. Also, don't forget to check out the FREE Preakness Betting Guide!



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Please click for up-to-date news on the 143rd Preakness Stakes. Starting gate photo by Jim McCue/MJC