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‘Truly Special’: Benes Captures Inaugural Hawthorne Horseplayers Invitational

An event that started in a marketing brainstorming session last fall became reality as the inaugural Hawthorne Horseplayers Invitational took place on Saturday at Hawthorne. The concept of the event started simple, bring together a group of top handicappers in the country, have them handicap amongst one another, and open up to the fans about […]

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Online Qualifiers Return For Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge

The online road to the 2018 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) begins this Saturday, March 24 with feeder tournaments on Horseplayers.com, the official and exclusive online qualifying site for the BCBC. The feeders will range in entry fee from $20 to $56 and award free entries to the first online qualifiers of the year which will […]

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Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge Strengthens Enforcement, Transparency Rules

The Breeders’ Cup today announced rule changes for the 2018 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC), Thoroughbred racing’s biggest live money tournament, which will be held on November 2 & 3 at Churchill Downs and at participating simulcast and Advanced Deposit Wagering sites. The changes were developed in consultation with the Breeders’ Cup Wagering Committee which was created to […]

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Ultimate Betting Challenge Among Numerous Weekend Contests Offering NHC Spots

With a cash prize pool of $145,000 plus a total of 10 berths to the three most prestigious handicapping contests – the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship, the Pegasus World Cup Betting Championship, and the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge – Sunday’s Ultimate Betting Challenge is one of the most popular on-track contests on the calendar. Players […]

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Maryland Handicapper Wins Champions Tournament, Earns BCBC Berth

Brian Conley of Columbia, Md. finished with a balance of $2,192 to edge Coleen Curley and capture the spring session of the Maryland Jockey Club’s Champions Handicapping Tournament held Saturday, March 3 at Laurel Park. The tournament was open to players for a fee of $300, which covered a $100 entry fee and $200 bankroll. […]

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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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Record 700 Entries Expected To Compete For $2.96 Million At National Horseplayers Championship

A record estimated field of 700 entries will compete for the largest purse in handicapping tournament history –projected at more than $2.96 million in cash and awards – and horse racing’s official title of “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 […]

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Breeders’ Cup Officials Complete Investigation Into Results Of 2017 BC Betting Challenge

Breeders’ Cup Limited (BCL) has completed its analysis of the results of the 2017 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC). In early November, BCL retained Robert Watt of Stoll Keenon Ogden, PLLC, (SKO) to perform an independent investigation of the BCBC following the receipt of a written complaint alleging several improprieties including collusion among specific BCBC […]

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Hellmers Holds Top Two Placings After Day One Of Del Mar Handicapping Challenge

Christian Hellmers of Rancho Santa Fe, CA, is first and second place with both entries after day one of the Del Mar Handicapping Challenge. Players started the day with a $3,000 live money bankroll in the two-day Challenge. Hellmers scored in the Bob Hope Stakes, race five, hitting a $100 trifecta paying $20,000+ on both […]

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Report: Breeders’ Cup Withholding BCBC Purse Payouts

According to the Daily Racing Form‘s Matt Hegarty, the Breeders’ Cup is not yet releasing prizes for the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge after a number of players have submitted a letter to the organization alleging misconduct. The letter alleges players cooperated on entries, which is against the rules of the contest. According to the Form it is […]

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