Congatulations to William Nefzger, winner of the 2017 Arlington Handicapping Challenge. Nefzger converted his starting bankroll of $2,000 to a final total of $10,926. He kept that amount and also won a $10,000 seat to the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge.
Matt Trommer, Nick Tammaro and Brad Anderson were 2nd , 3rd and 4th with totals of $10,612.45, $10,254 and $5,083, respectively. Thosee three all won seats to the NHC in addition to their bankroll winnings. Mike Yurczyk finished 5th with $5,047.90 and earned a Horseplayers World Series entry in addition to his mutuel tallies.
HorseTourneys qualifiers comprised 14 entrants among the field of 120. Rudolph Hardin was the highest-placing HorseTourneys representative, finishing 10th with a total of $2,773.75. There were seven HorseTourneys qualifiers who finished on the first page of the standings (top 43).