Woman bets $18 on Kentucky Derby, wins $1.2 million

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Her $18 dollar wager secured her $1.2 million dollars.

Smith's other Derby victory came in 2005 with Giacomo.

"Oh, he looks like LeBron", Baffert says.

The woman, whose name wasn't disclosed, correctly picked five straight winners in Races 8-12 at Churchill Downs. The next challenger up was Good Magic who ranged up on the outside of Justify but was never able to catch him.

Bravazo, who finished sixth in the Kentucky Derby, probably will run in the Preakness for trainer D. Wayne Lukas, a six-time victor of the race.

"It would take a horse like him to break that curse".

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I know the music is gonna be fire, every time he drops it's a cultural moment, it's an event. I don't think he said it with the intention to hurt anybody.

Television ratings for the Kentucky Derby, telecast by NBC Sports, dropped to their lowest level in six years.

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". I keep using the term 'above average, ' because he has a mind to him as well.

That was down from last year's 10.5 percent and a result, in part, of the Derby going head-to-head with an National Basketball Association playoff game between the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics. "When we won his second race we were in Pharoah territory".

"I want him back in NY and that gives me time to decide what's next", Brown said. He'll run in the Preakness and after that, we'll see. "You run a horse back in two weeks off an effort like this - even if he's not going to run for a while - it doesn't mean it's good for the horse long term". Baffert is four for four in winning the Preakness after winning the Derby. "That said, his sire came back in two weeks and won the Preakness".

"I didn't tell them I'd think about it", he said.