NHC

Littlemore Cruises To Victory, Eclipse Award At The National Horseplayers Championship

Chris Littlemore, a retired autoworker from Whitby, Ontario, Canada, was never seriously threatened throughout the Semifinals and the Final Table, cruising to an $800,000 first-place prize and an Eclipse Award as Horseplayer of the Year at this weekend’s 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas. The NHC had a […]

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NHC: Littlemore Still On Top Headed Into Final Table

Chris Littlemore of Whitby, Ontario, Canada maintained his position following Day 2 on Friday and leads the standings with a mythical bankroll of$326.30 following the Semifinals of the three-day 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas. The top 10 now advance to this afternoon’s Final Table to determine the ultimate placings, […]

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‘Paying Them Back’: Aftercare On The Minds Of NHC Competitors

Like people everywhere who bet horses, you certainly hear contestants in the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas snapping their fingers, going to a virtual whip and hollering, “C’mon, Two! C’mon Two! Get up, Twooooo!” But beneath that numerical shorthand for a horse’s name, there’s great […]

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NHC Rookie Part 3: ‘It’s A Hard Game’

 Kyle King, a 30-year-old math teacher at a suburban Chicago high school, won Hawthorne’s live-money tournament on the Aug. 12 Arlington Million card to qualify for the first time to the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas. King’s wife, Elizabeth, had their first child, Evelyn, on New Year’s […]

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Pair Of Longshots Vault Littlemore To The Top Of NHC Day 2

Chris Littlemore, a retired autoworker from Whitby, Ontario, Canada,landed two big prices Saturday to take control of the 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas with a $311.70 mythical bankroll after Day 2 of the three-day tournament at Treasure Island. The top 10 percent of the field – the […]

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NHC Rookie: ‘Math Guy’ Kyle King Spent Six Years On His Handicapping Program

Kyle King, a 30-year-old math teacher at a suburban Chicago high school, won Hawthorne’s live-money tournament on the Aug. 12 Arlington Million card to qualify for the first time to the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas. King’s wife, Elizabeth, had their first child, Evelyn, on New Year’s […]

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Stone, Stauffer From Booth To Ballroom In NHC18

They’re off! Actually, in this case, they’re on. Among the 568 individuals in this year’s 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas are Travis Stone, the voice of Churchill Downs, and Vic Stauffer, track announcer for Oaklawn Park. After Friday’s first round, Stone was tied for 203rd at $64.40, while […]

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Ryan Goes Against ‘Biscuits’ To Lead NHC After Day One

Michael Ryan, a 52-year-old fraud investigator from Herndon, Va., leads the 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas with a $150.80 mythical bankroll after Day 1 of the three-day tournament at Treasure Island. Ryan is a three-time NHC qualifier and has never finished high enough to earn a […]

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Chris Larmey, Steve Wolfson Jr. Selected For NHC Hall Of Fame

Chris Larmey, a tireless horseplayer advocate and 12-time NHC qualifier, and Steve Wolfson Jr., the 2003 NHC winner and an 11-time qualifier, have been selected for induction to the NHC Hall of Fame, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced today. The seventh and eighth members of the NHC Hall of Fame will be inducted […]

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Arsenault Angling To Become First Two-Time Winner Of National Horseplayers Championship

Reigning champ Ray Arsenault this Friday through Sunday will try to become the first two-time winner of the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) presented by Racetrack Television Network, Stats Race Lens and Treasure Island Casino in Las Vegas. Arsenault, who started playing handicapping tournaments in 2003 at Woodbine, was the convincing winner of last year’s […]

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