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Woman wins $1.2 million on $18 bet that included Kentucky Derby

Woman wins $1.2 million on $18 bet that included Kentucky Derby

The Downs will be hosting a watch party along with several horse races at the track.

"He's the most attractive horse", Baffert said.

Horses enter the first turn.

"I was just in awe of the performance", he said.

Winning the Kentucky Derby in only a horse's fourth lifetime start has been accomplished just twice before.

Justify, the 3-year-old colt that began his career in February, crushed the 136-year-old Apollo Curse dreaded by superstitious fans.

Even the Austin Statesman documented on Sunday that the girl, that was not identified but modeled to get a film, will soon be carrying dwelling about an identical amount because the owners of their race's victor.

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She picked Maraud to win the American Turf Stakes in the ninth race, and Funny Duck to take the Pat Day Mile race despite 39-1 odds.

It was Smith's second Derby victory, his other one coming in 2005 aboard the 50-1 longshot Giacomo.

"I've seen all kinds, I mean this guy, he's just special", Baffert said.

However, about the most you're going to make on such a bet is about $100 to every one dollar you bet - and that's in the rare event that an extra-long long-shot wins.

"I'll invest some of it, obviously", she said.

Mendelssohn, trying to become the first Europe-based horse to win the Derby, finished last. Bovada has Justify at 5-8 odds as the early favorite to win his second race in three weeks.

Justify captured the opening leg of U.S. flat racing's Triple Crown, which continues in two weeks at the Preakness in Baltimore, Maryland, and concludes with June's Belmont Stakes in NY. The Belmont Stakes in Elmont, New York, is June 9 at Belmont Park.

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