Adam Lewis Powers His Way to Three Sunday Victories; Joe Scanio, Clint Littlejohn, Ted Apple and Evan Trommer Each Triumph on Multiple Days; Charlie Ricks Picks Eight Winners out of 10 Races (Weekly Recap, November 24-28)

The players came out in force over the extended Thanksgiving weekend. None of the 28 featured tourneys failed to fill, and all of the marquee cash games comfortably exceeded their purse guarantees. And yet, perhaps the best performance of all came in the very first featured tourney of the week.

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Special $15,000 Guaranteed Cash Tourney on Thursday and Two Separate Low Ratio NHC Qualifiers on Saturday Just Some of the Items on the Featured Menu During Extended Thanksgiving Weekend at HorseTourneys and HorsePlayers

Many people rate Thanksgiving as their favorite holiday of the year. We assume that it gets the nod over Christmas because of the many competitions available at HorseTourneys on Turkey Day—including our $15,000 Guaranteed Pick & Pray.

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Gary Machiz and Darren Rudnick Each Strike Early and Often; Darren Yarwood Takes First Tampa Play-in and is Also Heading to Hawthorne; Michael Beychok Qualifies for NHC (Weekly Recap, November 17-21)

Two of this past week’s hottest players wasted no time in making their identities known. As a result, we are able to present this particular Monday recap in essentially straight, chronological order.

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First Qualifier to HorseTourneys-Presented Tournament at Tampa Bay Downs Plus First-Chance Play-Ins to Del Mar, Santa Anita and the 2022 BCBC Highlight the Featured Action This Friday, Saturday and Sunday

On January 8th of next year, HorseTourneys will present the Tampa Bay Downs First Chance/Last Chance NHC qualifier. It’s an on-site event taking place at the Oldsmar, Fla., oval—a proverbial stone’s throw from HorseTourneys headquarters in Saint Petersburg. 

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James Lisowsky Captures Four Features in 72 Hours; David May Takes Home $8,300 Plus a Flo-Cal Faceoff Seat; Wendy Long Misses Narrowly on Friday and Saturday, Then Prevails Narrowly on Sunday (Weekly Recap, November 10-14)

It was a very good week for James Lisowsky. It got started for him on Thursday with three quick winners out of the gate in the day’s featured $5,000 Guaranteed Pick & Pray…followed by two winners and a place later on.

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Four NHC Qualifiers and First Chance for Hawthorne Berth Headline 15 Featured Events This Friday, Saturday and Sunday

With the 2021 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge now in the history books, we can now—at least for the time being—narrow our focus to seats for NHC, the $250,000 Guaranteed Flo-Cal Faceoff, the Thanksgiving Weekend contests at Hawthorne and, of course, the always popular prize of…cash.

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Joseph Costello Collects $42,756 in Two-Day, BC Tourney; Miguel Wenceslao Wins Even More Across Two Events; Rudolph Hardin Captures Significant Cash Game on Saturday and Another on Sunday (Weekly Recap, November 3-7)

Sometimes we’re trained to think that to prevail in a big-day tourney, you almost have to sweep the card. That’s almost never the case, of course, and in our richest event of Breeders’ Cup Weekend, it wasn’t the case at all.

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Final Weekend Before the BCBC Offers Seven Different Opportunities to Qualify for the World’s Richest and Most Prestigious Live Bankroll Handicapping Tournament.

The Breeders’ Cup—and, therefore, the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge—begins a week from tomorrow at Del Mar. As some handicappers begin studying the pre-entries released yesterday, others are poring over the PPs of Belmont, Keeneland, Woodbine and Santa Anita. Why? Because those are the tracks that will supply the featured-tourney races this weekend for the seven separate direct qualifiers on offer this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at HorsePlayers.

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