Belmont Stakes 2022: TV Schedule, Channel, and How to Watch Live

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The Belmont Stakes in 2022 will be one of the most important horse races of the year, as it has always been. On Saturday, June 11, the third and final leg of the Triple Crown will take place. Continue reading to learn important information about the event.

 

2022 Belmont Stakes Info

Date: Saturday, June 11

 

TV: Coverage will air from 5-7 p.m. ET on NBC, with post time set to take place during that window.

Post Positions: The draw for post positions is set to take place Tuesday at 11 a.m. ET.

We’ll never know if Rich Strike could have won the Triple Crown. That’s because the Kentucky Derby-winning colt didn’t participate in the Preakness Stakes last month, ensuring that Justify (2018) would remain the most recent horse to win all three of the Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes.

 

However, Rich Strike could go 2-for-2 at Triple Crown events he has competed in. He’ll be back in action on Saturday when this year’s Belmont takes place in Elmont, New York.

 

When Rich Strike won the Kentucky Derby, he was an 80-1 longshot that stormed through the field late and overtook several top betting favorites to capture the victory. At the Belmont, he’ll have shorter odds now that he’s proved himself to be a strong competitor.

 

Horse racing fans are going to have a great time watching the race and can find all relevant information on how to do so below.

 

Where To Watch The 2022 Belmont Stakes

 

If you want to watch this year’s Belmont Stakes, check out national TV coverage of the races that will start at 3 p.m. ET on CNBC with NBC taking the coverage over from 5-7 p.m. EST. The post time for the Belmont Stakes is 6:49 p.m. EST.

 

Where Is The Belmont Stakes?

 

The 154th edition of the race will take place in Elmont, New York’s Belmont Park. The event has always taken place in New York, even though it hasn’t always been held at Belmont Park. The track is one of the most gorgeous locations in the world, and having an event there is always a privilege.