According to rider Jose Ortiz, Early Voting wasn’t nearly ready to participate in the 24-horse Kentucky Derby field.
However, the 3-year-old colt demonstrated he was more than capable of winning the Preakness Stakes. The 147th Preakness Stakes was won by Ortiz’s horse, who trotted down the outside in the final stretch to win the Run for the Black-eyed Susans.
Pilmico Race Course had a scorching day. However, it did not seem to have a significant impact on Early Voting, as the second favorite won by roughly a length and a half over the race favorite. Epicenter.
The Belmont Stakes will most likely not include Early Voting, according to owner Seth Klarman. He has, nevertheless, made his mark on Pilmico Race Course’s illustrious history.
On Saturday, the Sporting News provided live race updates and highlights from the 2022 Preakness Stakes. The entire results are shown below.
Live results and highlights from the Preakness Stakes in 2022.
7:10 p.m.: Preakness Stakes live results and highlights from the 2022 race Early Voting, Epicenter, Creative Minister, and Secret Oath are the unofficial top four.
Early Voting is the unofficial winner of the race at 7:07 p.m., winning by nearly a length and a half.
7:06 p.m.: In the closing stretch, Early Voting is leading.
7:05 p.m.: They’ve taken off! At the first quarter-mile, Armagnac is in lead.
Horses are nearing the starting gates at 7:02 p.m. The race is set to begin shortly.
6:47 p.m.: We’re getting close to the start time. Horseback riders are on the move.
6:43 p.m.: It’s a scorcher in Pimlico. However, it does not seem to worry the supporters. The enormous hats and flowing gowns haven’t gone away.
6:39 p.m.: The jockeys are approaching their starting positions. We’re just 20 minutes away from the race’s scheduled start time of 7:01 p.m.
Post time for the 2022 Preakness Stakes.
Saturday, May 21st is the date.
Time of post: 7:01 p.m. ET
NBC and fuboTV are providing coverage.
The Preakness Stakes is scheduled to begin at 7:01 p.m. ET in 2022. Pimlico Event Course in Baltimore will host the 1 3/16-mile race.
The Preakness will be the 13th race on the Pimlico racing schedule on Saturday. Some of the early races will be shown on CNBC and NBC.
Post positions for the Preakness Stakes.
The starting post positions and early odds for each horse to win are shown below.
Finish order for the Preakness Stakes.