Belmont Stakes back on

Belmont Stakes back on
Jockey Joel Rosario reacts atop Sir Winston (7) after winning the 151st running of the Belmont Stakes horse race , Saturday, June 8, 2019, in Elmont, N.Y. (Source: AP Photo/Steven Ryan)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Belmont Stakes kicks off horse racing’s Triple Crown Saturday right here on WMC Action News 5 and NBC.  

The 152nd running of the Belmont Stakes will be the first time the race leads off the Triple Crown.   

The Kentucky Derby and Preakness will follow in September and October respectively.

Live coverage from Belmont Park begins at 1:45 p.m. right here on WMC Action News 5.

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