Opening Day Handicapping Challenge

Opening Day Handicapping Challenge

Buy-In

  • $1,500 Buy-In, split between:
    • $1,000 Tournament Bankroll
    • $500 Entry Fee (100% of Entry Fees will be paid out as Prizes)
  • Maximum of two (2) entries per person.
  • Tournament only offered online at Xpressbet.
  • You must have an Xpressbet account balance of $1,500 or more to register for this tournament.
  • Online registration begins Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at approximately 12:00PM ET.
  • Registration deadline is 5:00PM ET on Saturday, December 26, 2020.

Prizes (Based on 80 Entries)

  • Two (2) entries into the 2021 NTRA National Horseplayers Championship, including a four-night stay at Bally’s in Las Vegas and a $500 travel allowance.
  • Two (2) entries into the 2021 Pegasus World Cup Betting Championship (PWCBC). Entries are valued at $6,000 and must be played online, via Xpressbet.
  • $17,276 Cash Prize Pool to the Top five (5) finishers.

Prizes (Based on 150 Entries)

  • Three (3) entries into the 2021 NTRA National Horseplayers Championship, including a four-night stay at Bally’s in Las Vegas and a $500 travel allowance.
  • Five (5) entries into the 2021 Pegasus World Cup Betting Championship (PWCBC). Entries are valued at $6,000 and must be played online, via Xpressbet.
  • $28,914 Cash Prize Pool to the Top five (5) finishers.

Format

  • Tournament races include all races from Santa Anita Park on Saturday, December 26, 2020.
  • Permitted wagers are Win, Place, Show, Exacta, Trifecta and Daily Double.
  • No Superfecta, Grand Slam, Super High 5, Pick 3, Pick 4, Pick 5, Pick 6, Golden Hour Double or Golden Hour Pick 4 wagers are permitted in this contest. The Parlay function for Win, Place and Show wagers is not permitted in this contest.
  • Players must bet a minimum of five (5) contest races at a minimum of $100 on each of the five (5) races.
  • At minimum, players must wager their entire $1,000 bankroll during the contest.
  • There are no maximums – players may wager as much as they want, including the winnings from their bankroll, whenever they wish.
  • For purposes of this contest, a Daily Double wager counts as a bet on one (1) contest race. For example, a Daily Double wager on the Race 4 (linking to Race 5) Double will count as a wager on Race 4.
  • In the unlikely event of a cancellation of a race card, Tournament Officials reserve the right to substitute races from another racetrack or cancel the tournament.

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