Horse racing is probably one of the biggest sporting events in the world that attracts a lot of punters to wager. It is the only sport where horses are the real superstars as they saddle up inside the racing field; hence, you will see a lot of horse racing shows all year round.

In line with that, the U.S. The Triple Crown Series is set to start in May this year. It comprises three racing events beginning with the Kentucky Derby, followed by the middle jewel, the Preakness Stakes, and ended by the Belmont Stakes. The fans are looking forward to a great season this year as last year’s edition was quite controversial.

While getting ready for your 2020 Kentucky Derby bets, let’s work on how your Preakness wagering games should go. The Preakness Stakes odds 2020 is a critical factor you must look up after you get successful in the Derby. 

Remember that if your entry wins the Kentucky Derby, he must also win the Preakness to qualify for the Triple Crown. Let’s see how you can effectively bet in the upcoming Preakness Stakes.

Research and Analysis

There is no other way to start your successful betting games for the Preakness Stakes but to do thorough research. You don’t just bet without understanding the whole concept of the betting games. At the same time, you must also re-evaluate your entries’ capabilities and how they will fare in the Preakness.

Although you have the 2020 Kentucky Derby results to ponder, researching means to re-check what your horse entry can do more to be successful once again. You must also analyze your competitors’ strengths to weigh your options when betting. 

Although it takes so much effort to follow this guideline, take note that this is the best way to secure your earnings and don’t lose so much by any chance you experience a losing streak.


Like any other betting games, the timing is crucial. Although it’s imperative to identify the right timing, this betting guideline is something you can learn. It means that you can’t bet all the time and select the best game that fits your strategy. In the upcoming Preakness Stakes, there are broad betting games you can play, and you must wager for something that works for you.

Aside from that, several races will take place during the Preakness. You must first develop the right betting strategy and observe that perfect category where you can timely apply your betting techniques. In this way, you can assure that you have an 80% chance of winning the racing game.

Type Of Competition and Bets 

The racing competition is another betting guideline you must devour before betting. In the upcoming Preakness Stakes, all horse athletes will saddle up in a dirt track. Make sure that you compare each racer’s ability to compete inside the dirt track. Also, check their records of what they have done in the past to achieve the same running speed for the Preakness.

On the other hand, study the different bets you can wager. Remember that in a horse racing game like the Preakness Stakes, there are series of betting categories that come in varying prizes and ultimately tests your ability. Here’s a breakdown.

Win – choosing a horse athlete with a high probability to win the Preakness Stakes.

Place – selecting a horse that can win either in the first or second place.

Show – picking a horse that may win first, second, or third place.

Exacta – it is where you pick two horses that should end up precisely in the first and second place.

Trifecta – you must name three horses that will place first, second, and third in the right order.

Superfecta – you must identify four horses who will place first, second, third, and fourth in the exact order.

Consider the Odds

Considering the updated odds is another way of making sure that your Preakness Stakes betting is successful. Take note that those odds move on weekly, depending on the horse racing tournaments that each entry takes part before the Preakness Stakes will commence.

Take note that the odds represent how the horse athlete can perform and win inside the racing field. In most cases, it also determines the possible winner of the racing show. That’s why you must get updated by these numbers.


The 2020 Preakness Stake will take place on May 16, 2020, at Pimlico Park. It is expected that the horses that graced the 2020 Kentucky Derby will most likely run to this event. Thus, if you are planning to wager in the upcoming Preakness Stakes, make sure you follow the betting guidelines above to grow your bank account ultimately.


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