Betting Details

Browse our information below to find details on where to bet and cash a ticket, Keeneland's wagering menu, payout rules and more.

Fall Meet

October 8-30

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Wagering Menu & Takeout

Keeneland offers the following bets:

  • $1 Exactas (all races)
  • 50¢ Trifecta (races with at least five betting interests)
  • 10¢ Superfecta (races with at least six betting interests)
  • 50¢ Pick Three (the day's first Pick Three begins on the first race and continues thru the day; the final Pick Three encompasses the final three races)
  • $1 Rolling Doubles continuing throughout the card
  • 50¢ Pick Four (the first one begins on the day's second race; the second and final one covers the day's final four races)
  • 50¢ Super High Five (at least seven betting interests). Offered on every race of the day with 7 betting interests.
  • 50¢ Pick Five
  • $1 Pick Six on the last six races of the day
  • $1 Win, Place, Show

All other wagers, unless noted, have a $2 minimum

    Keeneland's takeout is as follows:

    • Win, Place, Show – 16%
    • Exacta – 19.5%
    • Pick Five – 15%
    • All other exotics – 22%

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