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Betting on the Kentucky Derby rivals the excitement of the Super Bowl that it generates each year. Although the race is only 2 minutes long, it consistently draws the attention of horse racing fans from around the world as well as people whose only knowledge of horse racing comes from "The Kentucky Derby." From small bets between friends at Kentucky Derby parties, to the big money horse bets at offtrack horse betting parlors, casinos in Las Vegas and online horse betting sites. Placing a wager on the Derby is a staple of everyone's bucket list.

Known as “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports” for its approximate time length, the Kentucky Derby is the first leg of the Triple Crown in the United States. Every year, fans and celebrities descend on Louisville to take part of the spectacle at Churchill Downs. The Kentucky Derby is one of the crown jewels of the mystical (and maddening) Triple Crown which includes the the Preakness Stakes which is located at Pimlico Race Track in Baltimore, Maryland and the Belmont Stakes located at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York.

The Kentucky Derby is the most famous graded stake horse race for three-year-old thoroughbred horses and it takes place in Louisville, Kentucky on the first Saturday in May each year. Capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival, the Race for the Roses currently covers one and one-quarter miles (2.012 km) at Churchill Downs.

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