Justify wins 2018 Triple Crown with Belmont Stakes victory

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SBNation.com—13th Triple Crown winner in history Justify made history on Saturday by capturing the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes, finishing off the third leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown, just the second thoroughbred in Justify was the overwhelming favorite at 4/5 odds to win at Belmont Park, and held off Gronkowski and Hofburg in the 1½-mile race for the win. Justify improved to 6-0 with the win, the fewest races ever for a Triple Crown winner. The win earned Justify $800,000 of the Belmont’s $1.5...

2018 Belmont Stakes: Justify wins Belmont to earn 13th Triple Crown in history. Justify raced into history Saturday, becoming the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown as he finished first in the 150th Belmont Stakes. The chestnut colt, jockeyed by Mike Smith, paced the group all…