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Belmont Stakes 2012 Post Positions: Favorite Dullahan To Start In Third Position

New 2012 Belmont Stakes favorite Dullahan will start from the fifth post position during Saturday evening's race.

Dullahan became a 9-5 favorite with Friday's news that I'll Have Another was forced into retirement by tendinitis in the front left leg. Other top horses in the field include Union Rags, which will start from the third post position, and Paynter, which will start from the ninth.

Complete 2012 Belmont Stakes post positions (along with morning line odds) follow:

1. Street Life 8-1

2. Unstoppable U 20-1

3. Union Rags 3-1

4. Atigun 15-1

5. Dullahan 9-5

6. Ravelo's Boy 30-1

7. Five Sixteen 30-1

8. Guyana Star Dweej 30-1

9. Paynter 7-2

10. Optimizer 15-1

11. I'll Have Another (scratched)

12. My Adonis 15-1

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