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Preakness 2011: Animal Kingdom Seeks Second Leg In Triple Crown

The 2011 Preakness takes place Saturday, with a post time of 6:18 p.m. Eastern on NBC. Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom installed as the favorite at 2/1 odds.

Nehro, the second-place finisher at the Derby, is not in the running at the Preakness, but third-place finisher Mucho Macho Man and fourth-place finisher Shackleford are both in the draw.

Here's the full field, with the horse, trainer / jockey and odds:

1 Astrology Steve Asmussen /  Mike Smith 15/1

2 Norman Asbjornson Christopher Grove /  Julian Pimentel 30/1

3 King Congie Tom Albertrani / Robby Albarado 20/1

4 Flashpoint Wesley Ward / Cornelio Velasquez 20/1

5 Shackleford Dale Romans / Jesus Castanon 12/1

6 Sway Away Jeff Bonde / Garrett Gomez 15/1

7 Midnight Interlude Bob Baffert / Martin Garcia 15/1

8 Dance City Todd Pletcher / Ramon Dominguez 12/1

9 Mucho Macho Man Kathy Ritvo / Rajiv Maragh 6/1

10 Dialed In Nick Zito / Julien Leparoux 9/2

11 Animal Kingdom H. Graham Motion /  John Velazquez 2/1

12 Isn't He Perfect Doodnauth Shivmangal / Edgar Prado 30/1

13 Concealed Identity Eddie Gaudet / Sheldon Russell 30/1

14 Mr. Commons John Shirreffs / Victor Espinoza 20/1