05/05/2011 2:53PM

Kentucky Derby final leg in five exotic wagers


Besides the standard array of vertical and horizontal wagers, the Kentucky Derby Day menu at Churchill Downs will offer pretty much anything a horseplayer wants. The Derby (race 11) ends every multi-race wager possible: double, pick three, pick four, pick five, pick six.

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KENTUCKY DERBY DAY: Past performances, contender profiles, and video:

Last year, the pick four ending with the Derby garnered nearly $2 million as the largest of all those pools (the pick five is new this year). Also, the $2 pick six wasn’t hit, leaving a carryover of $947,641 for the next day of live racing.