Mayweather-Pacquiao was the biggest draw for a busy day in activities wagering.
Saturday sports bettors rarely have days like this past.
Not only was the long-awaited fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao held, attracting an unprecedented number of bets for a boxing match, but that fight came by the end of the very busy day in the sports globe.
That made it a to remember for fans, bettors, and perhaps most of all, sportsbooks day.
All long, there were events to be bet on day. There was playoff hockey early on, as the Capitals to even up their series at one game each.
Later in the evening, there was the thrilling game seven encounter involving the San Antonio Spurs and the la Clippers; a big performance by Chris Paul delivered the Clippers to the round that is second.
And there clearly was a good amount of baseball all long, including a clash between the Yankees and the Red Sox, a matchup that always generates plenty of attention day.
Kentucky Derby Won by American Pharoah
But there were two big events that basically drove the betting action on Saturday. First, there was the Kentucky Derby, initial of the Triple that is annual Crown races.
The battle was won by favorite American Pharoah, who finished a length ahead of Firing Line while second choice Dortmund came in third.
Since the three horses that completed within the money were the 3 top favorites, that meant plenty of race fans had been cashi […]