The Preakness Stakes is held at Pimlico Race Course on third Saturday of every May. The Preakness is a 'Grade: 1' race with a purse of $1,000,000 that is open to 3 year old thoroughbreds.
The Preakness Stakes is the second leg of the Triple Crown, and it is the shortest at 9.5 Furlongs.
The running of the 134th Preakness Stakes will take place on Saturday May 16th, 2009, post time is 6:15 PM (EST)
Planning on betting on the Preakness Stakes? Check out what various members of the media are thinking on our 'Preakness Stakes Media Selections with Consensus' page.
View all Preakness Stakes Winners, and watch replays of in our Preakness Videos section.