Anthony Laurino Prevails in $101,000 Tourney over Michael Gotkin, Who Also Grabs BCBC Entry; Ken Seeman Wins Three on Sunday (Weekend Recap March 30-April 1)

In what was our richest tourney ever, Anthony Laurino of Clayton, N.C., recorded four winners—including three of the last four among the 15 contest races—to claim the top prize of $40,594 in Saturday’s live-format contest that closed with a total pot of $101,487.

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Bigger, Better NHC Bonus in Play for 2018 Winner of The BIG One

The BIG One, to be contested on September 22-23, 2018 at Laurel Park, has already gotten bigger for this year’s renewal—thanks to the addition of two Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge entries to the 2018 prize pool (bringing the total number of BCBC spots up for grabs to 10, along with the usual 10 NHC seats and 10 Horseplayer World Series entries).

Now The BIG One bonus – payable should the winner of The BIG One go on to win the 2019 NHC – has gotten bigger, and better, as well.

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HorseTourneys Hosting its Richest Game Ever—up to $150,000—Saturday, First 2018 BCBC Qualifiers Also on Tap

While some are excited about baseball’s Opening Day…or the Final Four…we tournament players know the true excitement is right here. That’s because, on Florida Derby Day, HorseTourneys hosts its richest tourney ever—an up-to-$150,000 live-format event with $100,000 Guaranteed. Someone could walk away from it $60,000 richer. That would buy a whole lot of peanuts and Cracker Jacks.

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Saratoga Challenge Qualifier Joins Weekend Lineup that Includes Three Keeneland Qualifiers, Free NHC Contest

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It may just be March, but it’s time to start thinking about Saratoga. That’s because our very first qualifier for the 2018 Saratoga Challenge (to be held for the first time on a Friday-Saturday) is this Sunday. This is by far the earliest that we’ve ever offered Saratoga qualifiers, but as far as we’re concerned, it’s never too early to begin thinking “Spa.”

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Big Doings Ahead the Next Couple of Weeks

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Triple Crown prep season is always one of the most exciting times on the racing calendar—and this year, even more so as the time coincides with several new contests and developments here at HorseTourneys. With so much new going on over a relatively short period of time, it seems like a good time to run it all down for you.

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Wolfson Sr. Leads Saturday Parade of… Winners Named Steve; Kyle Fitzgerald Gives No One Else a Chance in $20,000 Tourney (Weekend Recap March 16-18)

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We’re back in the saddle after a post-Horseplayer World Series week of R&R. Though, having spent that week primarily in Las Vegas, it was actually more a week of B&B—betting and beveraging.

Last weekend’s top players at HorseTourneys were obviously more focused on the horses than on March Madness or St. Patrick’s Day frivolity (though we know that many are more than capable of multitasking).

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