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The Magic Mike Show 452: Bayou Bluegrass 5 Preview | Fair Grounds & Turfway Park Picks

The Magic Mike Show 452: Bayou Bluegrass 5 Preview | Fair Grounds & Turfway Park Picks

The Magic Mike Show guys preview & give their tickets for Saturday’s Bayou Bluegrass 5, a sequence covering 3 races from Fair Grounds – including the Louisiana Derby (G2) & the Fair Grounds Oaks (G2) – as well as the Jeff Ruby Steaks (G3) & the Bourbonette Oaks from Turfway Park. Find out their winners in these major prep races for the 2023 Kentucky Derby (G1) & the Kentucky Oaks (G1)! Tell us YOUR thoughts & tickets in the Comments section!

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The press release:

Fair Grounds Racecourse and Turfway Park will team together next Saturday, March 25, to offer bettors a special 50-cent Pick 5 that features an all-stakes sequence led by the $1 million Louisiana Derby (Grade II) and $700,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks (GIII).

Dubbed as the “Bayou Bluegrass 5,” the special Pick 5 wager will have a 50-cent minimum denomination and industry friendly 15% takeout. The wager will have a mandatory payout at the end of the sequence.

The sequence will begin at Fair Grounds in Race 9 for the $500,000 New Orleans Classic presented by Relyne GI by Hagyard (GII) at 5:04 p.m. (all times Eastern). The second leg will switch to Turfway Park for the $300,000 Bourbonette Oaks (Listed) with a scheduled post time of 5:43 p.m. Then, the third leg will go back to Fair Grounds and feature the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks presented by Fasig-Tipton (GII) at 6:12 p.m. The Jeff Ruby Steaks will be the penultimate leg of the bet at 6:25 p.m. and it will close at Fair Grounds for the Louisiana Derby at 6:46 p.m.