Posted November 11, 2018 by Sherry Roberts in Sports Betting

Highest paid horses in the history of horse racing

highest paid horses
highest paid horses

Every horse loving person is always excited to know about the highest paid horses in the history of horse racing. Here is the list of all the horses that made history by winning the number of highest paid races in the Breeders’ Cup from 1984 to 2013.

Highest paid horses

  1. Arcangues (1993 Breeders’ Cup Classic)
    Arcangues is the most successful horse in the history of horse racing. He was awarded by $269.20 for each $2 bet on him in the 1993 Breeders’ Cup. This French-bred horse worth $1.56 million and his career earnings was $1.981 million for the lions share.
  2. Court Vision (2011 Breeders’ Cup Mile)
    Court Vision becomes the second highest prize money winner in 2011’s Breeders Cup. He was paid $131.60 for each $2 bet on him. Court Vision was trained by the famous Dale Romans who was also a successful trainer in the field of horse racing.
  3. Take Charge Brandi (2014 Juvenile Fillies)
    The division of Juvenile Fillies shocked when the Take Charge Brandi won the event. The jockey Victor Espinoza was very impressed by her. Due to her marvelous efforts, she paid $125.40 and become the third most successful horse in terms of prize money.
  4. Spain (2000 Breeders’ Cup Distaff)
    In 2000, the fourth-highest win came when Spain was paid by the huge prize money which was $113.80 in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff.
    The third highest win price came in 2000 when Spain won the Breeders’ Cup Distaff and paid $113.80. Spain was trained by D. Wayne Lukas and ridden to victory by Victor Espinoza. That was a memorable moment for 83 years old trainer D. Wayne Lukas.
  5. Lashkari (1984 Breeders’ Cup Turf)
    Lashkari terrifies the horse lovers when he participated in Breeders Cup during 1984 and manages himself to take lead in the race. This Great Britain horse was paid $108.80 for his tremendous victory.

If you want to find the highest paying horses, take a look at The Breeders Cup. The Breeders Cup is an event that takes place in late October or early November. It is interesting that the races of this event purses $1 million or more. As a lot of gambling money moves during the Breeders Cup it is also one of the richest events up to $35 Billion. Punters put their bet on horses and jockeys. You can also put your bet or hire any of the Sports betting experts from wager Bop.


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