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KENTUCKY DERBY’S RATINGS SLIP

May 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Several sports gurus had predicted that last Saturday’s running of the Kentucky Derby would smash previous records. And in many ways they were right. Churchill Downs recorded an all-time high in attendance — 164,858, beating a record set in 1974. Betting from all sources was up 1.5 percent from last year to $165.2 million, with […]