The 2021 Preakness Stakes runs on Saturday, May 15 at Pimlico Race Course. Post time is 6:50 p.m. ET.
We have already seen the departure earlier this week of the Kentucky Derby favorite Essential Quality who will pass up on this race.Entering next weekends race here are the possible contenders and odds prior to posts being drawn and the entry box closing.
Reports Medina Spirit may also miss this race after it was announced early today that the horse failed a postrace drug test.
“Flanked by his attorney Craig Robertson in a news conference at Churchill Downs on Sunday, Baffert said Medina Spirit was found to have 21 picograms of the steroid betamethasone, double the legal threshold in Kentucky racing, in a postrace sample.”
2021 Preakness Stakes contenders, odds
Medina Spirit 7-2 (PENDING)
Concert Tour 9-1
Midnight Bourbon 15-1
Crowded Trade 16-1
Unbridled Honor 18-1
France Go De Ina 20-1
Get Her Number 25-1
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Check back early next week for our Preakness 2021 selections.