'Jockey Bet' Returns for Breeders' Cup

'Jockey Bet' Returns for Breeders' Cup
Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt
Julien Leparoux is 5-1 in the Breeder's Cup Jockey Bet.

John Velazquez and Julien Leparoux are the co-second choices at 5-1 behind a 3-1 “mutuel field” for the 2010 Breeders’ Cup Jockey Bet during the Nov. 5-6 World Championships at Churchill Downs.

With the Jockey Bet, fans pick the rider they believe will win the most Breeders’ Cup races. There are 16 betting interests—15 jockeys and the “all others” mutuel field.

The base bet is $2. All wagers must be placed before the first Breeders’ Cup race, the Marathon, at 4:10 EDT Nov. 5.

The morning line for the bet follows:

Program No., Jockey, Odds
1   Robby Albarado   30-1
2   Rafael Bejarano   15-1
3   Calvin Borel   15-1
4   Javier Castellano  30-1
5   Kent Desormeaux  12-1
6   Lanfranco Dettori  20-1
7   Ramon Dominguez  30-1
8   Martin Garcia   30-1
9   Alan Garcia   25-1
10   Garrett Gomez   8-1
11   Julien Leparoux   5-1
12   Ryan Moore   15-1
13   Joel Rosario   15-1
14   Mike Smith   15-1
15   John Velazquez   5-1
16   (mutuel field/all other jockeys)   3-1   
 

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