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Countdown to the Cup

Build your Breeders’ Cup bankroll!
Free-to-enter handicapping contest each Saturday –  Sept. 24 though Oct. 22.

Points will be awarded based on the official outcome of the race card at the selected racetrack. Points will be awarded each day of the contest. Players will be awarded the amount of points that equals the total dollar amount of the official mutuel return on their selections based on a mythical $20 across-the-board wager.

The maximum point payoffs per race for win, place, and show will be capped in the following manner. The maximum points possible for win will be 600 points, for place 400 points and for show 200 points.

Minimum play of $30 required to receive maximum prize payout.
Weekly prizes:  1st: $200; 2nd: $100; 3rd: $50
Prizes paid on Breeders’ Cup weekend.

Countdown To The Cup contests tracks

Sept . 24 – Parx races
Week 1 results
$200 – Steven P Johnson Points: 1288
$100 – Richard Carlson Points: 1196
$50 – Jack Failor Points: 1081
      Full Results

Oct. 1 – Aqueduct races
plus Awesome Again Stakes from Santa Anita
Week 2 results
$200 – Bradley Byron    Points: 1378
$100 – Alex Meyer     Points: 1272
$50 – Bruce Meyer    Points: 1089
Full Results

Oct. 8 – Keeneland all races
plus American Pharoah Stakes, Chandelier Stakes and Rodeo Drive Stakes all from Santa Anita.

Oct 15 – Keeneland all races

Oct. 22 – Keeneland all races


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Game Type Tables Waiting
2-100 SL Holdem41
8-16 Kill Holdem31
10-20 MIX31
20-40 Holdem21
3-6 Kill Holdem12
50-100 Holdem13
40-80 MIX11
6-12 Omaha-811
10-20 Omaha-811
5-100 SL OMAHA11