CNBC’s $900,000 Derby Winner

Monday, 3 May 2010 | 4:39 PM ET

Well, you’ve surely heard about it by now.

Glen Fullerton won our “Call the Close” Derby Dream Bet Sweepstakes.

$900K Kentucky Derby Winner
CNBC's "Call the Close" winner increased his winnings nine-fold by placing his bets on Super Saver in the Kentucky Derby, with CNBC's Darren Rovell.

He was chosen out of more than 67,000 people to take $100,000 and bet it on one horse to win at Saturday’s Kentucky Derby.

He bet Super Saver and will net $900,000 before taxes.

Earlier today, I spoke with Fullerton about the experience, why he picked Super Saver, how much he knows about gambling and his favorite stock.

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