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Local Players Dominate Keeneland DRF/NTRA Handicapping Challenge

Players come from across the country twice a year to Keeneland to compete in the DRF/NTRA qualifying tournament for the National Handicapping Championship in Las Vegas.  On Saturday, just like the Kentucky Wildcats in Rupp Arena, the local players had a home court advantage, and all three winners were from the Lexington area.

Long-time Tournament Player Wins Friday Night Handicapping Challenge

Long-time tournament player Leon Roberts, Sr. lapped the field in the first Friday Night Handicapping Challenge of the season.  Leon had a couple of long shots midway through the card and withstood all challenges to win the $1000 first prize.  He was the best of 106 handicappers, who tackled the races at Delta Downs and Turfway.

The next Friday Night Handicapping Challenge is scheduled for Friday, January 18, in the Equestrian Room.  Registration begins at 4:00 PM, and the contest will be held on races from Turfway Park, Fair Grounds, and Delta Downs.

Keeneland Announces Entries Being Accepted for December 1 DRF/NTRA Handicapping Challenge

Keeneland is now accepting entries for the December 1, 2012 Daily Racing Form/NTRA Handicapping Challenge, with three qualifying spots available for the DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship to be held in Las Vegas, NV in January 2013.

Please click here for complete rules and a printable entry form; please get your entry and your payment in early to insure a spot in the contest.



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