July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
When it comes to fortunes won at the races, no bet has a track record quite like the Pick 6. It is the one bet that can produce a seven-figure score, and routinely pays into the six figures when it is hit on Kentucky Derby.
When it comes to fortunes won at the races, no bet has a track record quite like the Pick 6. It is the one bet that can produce a seven-figure score, and routinely pays into the six figures when it is hit on Kentucky Derby.
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Only 7 days to the Kentucky Derby. Count down the days to the big day with us and learn a new fact about the Kentucky Derby each day.
A lot of people spend a lot of money on the Kentucky Derby, but we’re not talking about $150 hats or $500 seersucker suits. We’re talking the money bet on the horses.There were $165.2 million in total wagers bet on Kentucky Derby day last year. Of that, $112 million alone was bet on the...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Brisnet.com Ultimate Oaks-Derby Handicapping Package
Some say, "The Kentucky Derby is just another race," but that couldn’t be further from the truth. With big money on the line, how can you best be prepared?
Some say, “The Kentucky Derby is just another race,” but that couldn’t be further from the truth.The combination of 20 horses and at least $110-million in handle makes the Kentucky Derby a unique wagering opportunity not only for horseplayers but also casual gamblers who enjoy the...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Churchill Downs offers the last of this year's three Derby Future Wager pools beginning at noon on Friday.
Churchill Downs will hold the last of its three future wager pools this weekend, opening at noon on Friday and running until 6:30 p.m. Sunday. If you haven't picked your Derby horse yet, now's the time. There are 23 individual betting interests to choose from and one “all others...
February 14, 2012 - 7:33pm
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“We’ve been debating this issue in Frankfort for more than 15 years. The citizens of our state are clamoring to have their voices heard,” Gov. Beshear said. “Two recent polls show more than 80 percent of Kentuckians want to cast a ballot on gaming. Are we going to listen to them or not?”
Calling it “the best way to keep hundreds of millions of dollars here at home,” Gov. Steve Beshear and Sen. Damon Thayer announced their plan to introduce an expanded gaming bill in the Senate yesterday.  The bill would authorize a statewide vote to amend the state’s...