Pick 5 ticket on Keeneland Saturday pays record $308,872

LEXINGTON, Ky. — A slew of upsets in the late Pick 5 at Keeneland on Saturday resulted in a big payoff for one lucky player, with a single ticket paying a record $308,872.

The previous Pick 5 record payout at Keeneland was $266,430 paid on Oct. 11, 2012.

Today’s winning Pick 5 ticket for races 6-10 was sold through NYRA Bets and cost $96. The combinations on the ticket were 2,4/3,8,10/1,4,5,6/2,3/1,5,10,11. The exotic wage included two horses in race 6, three horses in race 7, four horses in race 8, two horses in race 9, and four horses in race 10

Beginning with race 6, the winners were Extra Medium ($25.40), Wayne O ($12), Tough Irma ($38.40), Bell’s the One ($28.60) and Star of Kodiak ($49.20).

Racing at Keeneland continues Sunday with a nine-race program beginning at 1:05 p.m. ET and highlighted by the 28th running of the $125,000 Rood & Riddle Dowager (G3) for fillies and mares going 1½ miles on the grass. The Rood & Riddle Dowager will go as the afternoon’s eighth race with a 4:57 post time.

Keeneland will offer a Pick 6 carryover of $31,365 on Sunday.

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