Crimson Knobs gained Monday’s Manitoba Derby
The Assiniboia Downs’ 74th operating of the Manitoba Derby set contemporary data this 12 months. Complete wagering for the race was $374,166 and the full for the day was $3,523,260, the very best ever for each.
The Derby was gained by Crimson Knobs in a duel with Nice Escape proper to the end. Jorge Carreno is credited with a improbable experience, positioning the winner with an excellent journey. Crimson Knobs got here up from Churchill Downs with some earlier races in Keeneland and Gulfstream Park. Skilled by Robertino Diodoro, the Canadian conditioner set two Manitoba Derby data by posting the first, 2nd and third place finishers within the race and likewise by scoring his fourth Derby victory – essentially the most by any coach within the 74 12 months historical past of the race.
This system was buoyed by the necessary payout of the ASD Jackpot Decide 5. The carryover was $515k coming into the occasion and there was $1.65 million in extra cash wagered within the pool throughout this system. The payout for the Decide 5 was $1,920.50 for a 20-cent wager.
“That is my favourite program of the 12 months,” exclaimed CEO Darren Dunn. “We knew this race was going to be aggressive and what a battle to the end! Followers actually responded, setting new data for wagering on the day. We’re so grateful to the horse folks and employees for placing on a improbable occasion and for the horseplayers for all their assist. We could not be happier!”
The $100,000 assured Decide 4 generated over $204,000 in wagering, an all time excessive for the observe. The Jackpot Hello-5 was not gained by a single winner and now has a carryover of $54,591 going into the Tuesday program.
Assiniboia Downs racing continues Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights with first submit at 7:30 pm (Central Time). The complete schedule may be discovered at ASDowns.com.