Published: Tue, May 08, 2018
Sport | By Victor Mcdonald

Texas woman's $18 Derby bet pays $1.2 million

Texas woman's $18 Derby bet pays $1.2 million

"To bet that little amount of money and win $1.2 million is unheard of".

Baffert guided his fifth Derby victor out of the barn and walked him in a tight circle for fans who eagerly snapped photos on their phones. Baffert has trained five Derby winners, one shy of the all-time record, and no Derby victor of his who has raced the Preakness has failed to win it.

Approaching the half-mile pole, Smith pulled the trigger and sent Justify to the front with last year's champion 2-year-old Good Magic taking up the chase.

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It's not impossible and after a rain-reduced last-over win over Rajasthan on Wednesday, they're carrying some momentum. Yusuf came up with a late cameo in Sunrisers Hyderabad's chase of 164 against Delhi Daredevils on a two-paced wicket .

By winning the Kentucky Derby he became the first horse in 136 years to win the Kentucky Derby without ever racing as a 2-year-old.

Trailing Promises Fulfilled by a length after the first quarter miles, the two horses held that position for the next two quarter miles, but Justify made his move in the final turn. It started in 1997 with Silver Charm, followed by Real Quiet in 1998, War Emblem in 2002 and American Pharoah in 2015.

He continued, "He's got that "it" factor, he's just so above average with unbelievable talent and he's got the mind to go with it". Now lets recap how good of a race Justify ran in the Derby. The woman has been going to the racetrack for years. He'll run in the Preakness and after that, we'll see. Of his 19 rivals in the Derby, it appears most will skip the second leg of the Triple Crown in favor of resting and being pointed toward other races. "I want to provide the owners with as much information as possible about what I see and then let them decide". Trainer Todd Pletcher doesn't like running a horse after just a two-week break, so his four Derby entries - third-place Audible, Magnum Moon, Vino Rosso and Noble Indy - probably will not be shipped to Baltimore for the Preakness, which is capped at 14 horses. Lukas has won the Preakness six times.

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