Pletcher won at a ridiculous rate during the Keeneland Spring meet and even one over the track in the Breeders Cup spring back in Let our experts help you handicap the day's races at Keeneland. To see the analysis provided by each handicapper, choose a handicapper from below. Please. Keeneland wrapped up its spring meet Friday with gains in Attendance was up percent from the , to attend the spring meet, while the 11 live races; $, wagered on the Big Apple/Bluegrass Pick 4.
Keeneland Welcomes Spring Race Meet posted on: Gates open at 11 a. ET, with post time for the first race set for 1: Each is worth points to the winners on the Roads to the Derby and Oaks, respectively. The post position draw for both classic preps will be held Tuesday, April 3, and will be streamed on Facebook Live Keeneland.
Keeneland Closes Spring Meet With Strong Gains in Attendance and Wagering
Older horses are showcased in graded stakes during the final days of the Spring Meet. TVG returns with its live coverage of Keeneland racing beginning daily at 1 p. Races also are streamed live on Keeneland. Takeout for the Pick 5 is 15 percent.
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Takeout for all other exotic wagers remains at 22 percent. New this spring is an Early Pick 5 with its own carryover provisions separate from the Late Pick 5.
April 6, 13, 20 — final four races. Returning this spring is BetKeeneland on Twitter, an interactive handle that provides horseplayers with real-time handicapping tips and insights while benefiting the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance TAA through its Handicapper of the Day Series.
Stay connected this spring via: Fans can find the latest news on opening weekend stakes, profiles of contenders and bios on their connections, video and historical information and race charts. Among the features available at your fingertips: A Bet Simulator shows you each step in placing a wager, calculating the cost of a bet and projected simple will-pays. Race Day App users also receive exclusive access to daily promotions, contests and giveaways.
- Keeneland Spring Meet produces strong attendance, wagering results — and some racing milestones
- Call to the Post: Keeneland Spring Meet opens Friday; Toyota Bluegrass set for Saturday
Experience Keeneland Keeneland offers opportunities throughout the Spring Meet and beyond for fans to learn about the race track and Thoroughbred industry. On Saturdays during Sunrise Trackside, free guided tours begin every 20 minutes from the Paddock and Walking Ring from 7: For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.
Sunrise Trackside Saturday mornings — Equine athletes and their human connections begin the day well before sunrise.
Healthy results, which included an all-time single-day handle record on Toyota Blue Grass Day, were driven by top-quality racing that featured the return of a number of horses who competed in the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Keeneland last fall; unique special events highlighted by Hall of Fame Jockey Day; and the arrival of warm, sunny spring weather.
Keeneland recorded its fourth-highest Spring Meet attendance, which totaledfor the day season, held April Average daily attendance of 16, dipped slightly from 16, in Attendance of 38, on Saturday, April 16, represented the largest Coolmore Day figure in track history and third-largest non-Breeders' Cup crowd at Keeneland.
The following Saturday, April 23, drew 32, fans who enjoyed a classic spring afternoon featuring the Dixiana Elkhorn G2.2016 Transylvania (G3) Presented by Keeneland Select
Full fields and competitive racing produced double-digit gains in on-track and all-sources wagering this spring. Average daily on-track handle increased 4.
Average daily all-sources handle rose These relationships are key to Keeneland's success.
Keeneland Closes 2016 Spring Meet With Strong Gains in Attendance and Wagering
Six spring stakes were won by Breeders' Cup horses. Adding to the excitement surrounding the Spring Meet was the presence of champion Nyquist, the early favorite for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Throughout the Spring Meet, Keeneland offered a full calendar of unique special events. Fans had their commemorative Maker's Mark bottle signed by members of the national championship University of Kentucky men's basketball team on Maker's Mark Day, April 15, and honored military members and their families on Military Day at the Races Presented by Marathon on April Keeneland recognized legendary retired and active jockeys during Hall of Fame Jockey Day on April