It came down to a shocking head-to-head finish, but with Always Dreaming nowhere to be found.
Kanye West meets Samurai warrior meets Usain Bolt. That’s Lani. And I <3 Him.
Exaggerator, second choice at the betting window, pulled off a textbook come-from-behind victory in the Preakness Stakes, conquering the undefeated favorite Nyquist on a sloppy track.
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Where: Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland
When: Saturday, May 21, at 6:45 p.m. ET
Purse: $1.5 million
TV: NBC — coverage starts at 5:00 p.m EST
Live stream: NBC Sports Live Extra
The contenders and their odds: Preakness.com
Online betting: If you’re looking to up the ante, a variety of online betting sites are at your service. We recommend Twinspires.com for ease of use – it has all the bells and whistles for experienced bettors, but it’s simple enough for novices to use as well. Brisnet.com is another useful resource. Gamble responsibly.
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