Woodbine Jackpot Hi-5 pays $134,624
March 29, 2016
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A horseplayer scored the return of a lifetime with a 20-cent wager on the Jackpot Hi-5 Monday night at Woodbine Racetrack. A California horseplayer made a 20-cent straight wager on the Jackpot Hi-5 and connected with the only winning ticket for a $134,624.99 (US) return.
The Jackpot Hi-5 race was won by the 2-1 favorite Sir Machalot, but longshots were close behind. Comeonandgetsome, 13-1, finished second, while Machapelo, 88-1, finished third. Single White Sock, 6-1, and Sunny Beach Day, 5-2, rounded out the top five.
The California horseplayer made a 20-cent straight wager with these five horses and connected for the huge return.
The Jackpot Hi-5 pool had been growing since mid-February after a horseplayer won the Jackpot of $189,970 with a $252 wager.
The Jackpot Hi-5 carryover entering Monday was $158,536.93 ©. The $134,624.99 (US) winning ticket was just 20 cents of the $22,550 in new money wagered into the Jackpot Hi-5 pool Monday.
The Jackpot Hi-5 will now start from scratch on Thursday's card of racing. Post time is 7:30 p.m. (WEG)