canada africa partner reservation Mystik Dan wins; Kentucky Derby betting breaks Churchill Downs records

Mystik Dan wins; Kentucky Derby betting breaks Churchill Downs records

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Betting on the Kentucky Derby once again broke several records.

Betting on the 150th Run for the Roses, won by Mystik Dan at odds of 18-1 in 2:03.34, crossed the $200 million mark for the first time in the race’s history. According to Churchill Downs, Derby 150 brought in $210.7 in bets, surpassing last year’s record total of $188.7 million in bets from all sources.

Betting from all sources on Saturday’s 14 races at Churchill Downs reached $320.5 million, while betting on the Kentucky Derby Week races totaled $446.6 million, per Churchill Downs. Both figures were also records.

Mystik Dan paid $39.22 to win on a $2 bet.

Betting on Twinspires also broke records, with $92.1 million in bets placed on all of Saturday’s races, including $60.9 million on Derby 150.

There were 156,710 fans at Churchill Downs for the 150th Run for the Roses.

Latest payouts for 2024 Kentucky Derby

Mystical Dan

(Based on a $2 bet)

  • To win: $39.22
  • Place: $16.32
  • Show: $10

Sierra Leone

(Based on a $2 bet)

  • Place: $6.54
  • Show: $4.64

Always young

(Based on a $2 bet)

Payouts for the finishing combos

  • Exactly: $258.56 ($2 bet)
  • Trifecta: $556.92 ($.50 stake)
  • Superfecta: $8,254.07 ($1 bet)

The rest of Saturday’s payouts are based on bet type

  • $0.50 Trifecta (2-3-11) $556.92
  • $1.00 Super High Five (2/3/11/4/10) $316,920.10
  • $1.00 Double (5/3) $139.27
  • $0.50 Choose 3 (5-10-3) $319.06
  • $0.50 Choose 4 (2/10/5/3) $18,299.93
  • $0.50 Choose 5 (2/5/10/5/3) $188,957.75
  • $0.20 Choose 6 (3/5/2/10/5/3) $345,073.62

Top 5 Kentucky Derby Winners Payouts

  • Winner: $3.1 million
  • 2nd: $1 million
  • 3rd: $500,000
  • 4th: $250,000
  • 5th: $150,000

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