2022 Kentucky Derby sets betting record with $179M wagered on race – CBSSports.com

Getty Images The 2022 Kentucky Derby took in the highest betting handle in the history of the Triple Crown race. According to ESPN, a record $179 million was wagered in the pari-mutuel pool on Saturday’s Kentucky Derby — a big 17 percent increase over the track’s 2021 returns.  The $179 million handle was also eight […]