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Keeneland Betting Records Defy Snowfall
Despite light snowfall in Lexington, Kentucky, "Keeneland bettors set opening day records for on-track wagering of US$2,000,304, and all-sources mutuel (tote) handle of US$11,356,368," reported bloodhorse.com. In addition, "attendance of 16,587 was the second highest for a Friday opening day in the spring."