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Countdown to the Cup

The handicapping tournament that features the best horses on the way to the 2021 Breeders' Cup!

The Contest – Saturdays • September 18 – October 23
Every Saturday features a new slate of races and a new chance to win. Simply select one horse in each race at the featured track and any additional races. Points will be awarded based on a mythical $20 across the board bet. A cap limits the points you can earn on a single race. The entry deadline is first post of the contest track. Must be 18 to play. Must have an MVP Card to Enter. Enter in person on third-floor information booth.

Weekly Prizes:
1st: $250 Breeders’ Cup Bankroll
($20 if minimum not met)
2nd: $100 Breeders’ Cup Bankroll
($10 if minimum not met)
3rd: $75 Breeders’ Cup Bankroll
($10 if minimum not met)

Breeders’ Cup Bankroll: Weekly prizes will be awarded Breeders’ Cup weekend on November 5 and 6, 2021. Prizes will be available on winning player’s MVP Card starting November 5 at 10 AM. Prizes must be claimed before 3:00 PM on November 6.

Countdown To The Cup contests tracks and added races

Sept . 18 – Belmont all races plus Woodbine Mile (WO)

Sept. 25 – Belmont all races

Oct. 2 – Belmont all races plus Awesome Again, Rodeo Drive, Santa Anita Sprint all from Santa Anita (SA)

Oct. 9 – Keeneland all races plus Vosburgh from Belmont

Oct 16 – Keeneland

Oct. 23 – Keeneland

RESULTS: Click Here

We aim to post the results by Noon on Thursdays. The results will be unofficial for at least 24 hours in order to accommodate errors and discrepancies. If your results are missing from the list below or contain a critical miscalculation, please email TPoppler@canterburypark.com with your name, MVP number, and a detailed description of the error.


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