Preakness Stakes 2020 Prize Money

Preakness Stakes 2020 Prize

This year some changes made to the horse racing event Preakness Stakes according to details, there will be no triple crown winner in 2020. The race date is confirmed, it will held on 3rd October 2020, at Pimlico Race Course. The race held behind the close doors, due to covid-19 and it’s second major Horse racing event that take place behind close doors after Kentucky Derby 2020. Preakness Stakes 2020 prize money got effected due to covid-19.

The purse money that is available this season for the Preakness Stakes decrease to $1 million from $1.65 million. How much covid-19 it impact the future races it’s hard to say right now. The winner of the race this year received his share upto ($600k).

Preakness Stakes 2020 Prize Money (Confirmed)

Standings

Purse Money

Jockey Share

Winner

$600,000

$60,000

Runner-up

$200,000

$14,000

3rd Place

$110,000

$5,500

4th Place

$60,000

N/A

5th Place

$30,000

N/A

Overall Prize Money

$1 Million

The winning jockey in the race will receive his share of $60,000. Jockey who finished second in the race earn his purse money share of ($14,000). The above information regarding to Preakness Stakes 2020 prize money collected from trusted sources. It’s second major prize money racing held after Kentucky Derby in United States 2020.