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Racing Dudes 2021 Preakness Picks and Wagering Guide
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Racing Dudes 2021 Preakness Picks and Wagering Guide

The 146th running of the Preakness Stakes (G1) will be held at Pimlico Race Course this Saturday. Known as the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, this year’s running will feature Kentucky Derby upset winner* Medina Spirit, along with stablemate Concert Tour, for Bob Baffert. But will the Steve Asmussen-trained Midnight Bourbon have something to say about it as well?

“He’s (Midnight Bourbon) just such a beautiful specimen and he goes over the racetrack so pretty,” Asmussen said. “Driving back to the barn from the grandstand, I was thinking how crazy we are as horsemen. It’s only less than two weeks from the disappointment of the Derby, and here I am, thinking I’m going to win a classic again and I get all giddy.”

Will he do it? Keep reading.

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This Inside Track to the Preakness Stakes combines some of the best handicapping forces in the country. The Racing Dudes have been at it for years, offering handicapping picks and analysis daily for over 9 years. The Racing Dudes handicappers have scoured over these Preakness Stakes competitors for nearly a year and are ready to cash in BIG!

After a successful Breeders’ Cup, Pegasus World Cup, and Kentucky Derby, your main Dudes Aaron and Jared will be at it again LIVE at the Preakness Stakes with an exclusive bankroll wagering article only available in this guide. Bet alongside the Dudes, who currently have an ROI of over 60% when teaming up!

The historic $1 million, 1 3/16-mile Preakness headlines a card featuring 10 stakes (6 graded) worth $2.25 million in purses. The undercard includes the $250,000 Dinner Party (G2), the $200,000 Chick Lang (G3), the $150,000 Gallorette (G3), the $150,000 Maryland Sprint (G3), the $100,000 Sir Barton, the $100,000 Jim McKay Turf Sprint, the $100,000 James W. Murphy, the $100,000 Runhappy Skipat, and the $100,000 UAE President Cup (G1) for Arabian horses.

But that’s not all! Along with the ten major stakes races on Preakness Day at Pimlico, this Inside Track to the Preakness Stakes wagering guide also includes race-by-race analysis, betting suggestions, and multi-race plays for the entire Saturday card!

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Inside Track to the 2021 Preakness Stakes

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  • Race-by-race analysis of all stakes races on the Preakness Stakes card, including: 
    • Overview of the Race
    • Race Shape and Pace Analysis
    • Top Selections
    • Major threats
    • Longshots to Use 
    • Exclusive Picks and Plays for each race which include: Win bet, place or show  bet, longshot across the board play, exacta, trifecta, superfecta, horses to use in multi-race wagers, what to play on a straight wager, and what to play on an exotic wager.
  • Race-by-race analysis, betting suggestions, and multi-race plays for the entire Preakness Stakes card
  • Preakness Stakes Live Bankroll Plays, featuring the exact tickets the Dudes will be playing at Pimlico for all stakes races on the Preakness Stakes card from Racing Dudes’ own Aaron Halterman and Jared Welch
  • Top 4 choices for all stakes races from the expert handicappers at, including Racing Dudes’ Aaron Halterman and Jared Welch, Mike “Somobomb” Somich, Ricky “Rocket Man” Pasternak, Papa Dude, and Vinny Blond from Real Dynasty Picks!

Each Win, Place, Show, or Across the Board wager comes with a confidence rating so that you can see how strongly we feel about each pick.

A sample of guide is available for download here. This INSIDE TRACK TO THE PREAKNESS STAKES wagering guide is included FREE with any subscription or can be purchased individually by clicking below for $39.95.

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