Four Berths Into Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge Available This Weekend

by | 10.12.2018 | 12:12pm

With just three weeks remaining until the 2018 Breeders' Cup World Championships, qualifying contests for the $1 million Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) are coming down to the wire. Four berths into the largest live-money handicapping contest in the world are at stake this weekend, highlighted by Saturday's (Oct. 13) tournament which has a super-low qualifying ratio (1 per 5) and a $2,300 entry fee.  Players can sign up right now at, the official qualifying website for the 2018 BCBC.

The winners of this weekend's featured contests will receive a free $10,000 berth into the 2018 BCBC, which will take place on Nov. 2-3 at Churchill Downs, select satellite sites and participating ADWs. 

The guaranteed-berth qualifying action begins Friday, Oct. 12 with a Pick & Pray format contest carrying a $500 entry fee and a low 1 per 23 qualifying ratio with one $10,000 BCBC seat guaranteed. The contest link is:

The action continues on Saturday, Oct. 13 with a live contest that has a $2,300 entry fee and a super-low 1 per 5 qualifying ratio with one BCBC seat guaranteed. The contest link is:

Saturday's second featured live format contest carries a $179 entry fee and a 1 per 65 qualifying ratio with one BCBC seat guaranteed. The contest link is:

The final contest of the weekend, which will take place on Sunday, Oct. 14, is a live format and will award at least one $10,000 BCBC seat guaranteed. This contest has at $500 entry and a 1 per 23 qualifying ratio. The link for this contest is:

Feeder contests are available for all qualifying contests. Varying in entry fee based on the qualifier's entry fee, all feeders award one seat into the respective qualifying contest for every 10 entries in the feeder.

Registration for all upcoming BCBC qualifying tournaments can be found at

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