Belmont Stakes could be rematch

Updated: May 22, 2011, 2:33 PM ET
By Jay Privman | Daily Racing Form

BALTIMORE -- Shackleford, who won the 136th Preakness Stakes on Saturday, came out of the race well, and his chances of running in the Belmont Stakes on June 11 are "better than 50-50," his trainer, Dale Romans, said Sunday morning here at Pimlico.

The possibility that Shackleford could run in the Belmont keeps, for now, the hope alive that both he and Derby winner Animal Kingdom, who finished second in the Preakness, will meet in the final leg of the Triple Crown, which would be a compelling ...

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