Four Berths into Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge at Stake this Weekend on Horseplayers.com
Feeder Contests Running Daily
LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 4, 2018) – With less than one month remaining until the 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, qualifying contests for the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) take front and center this weekend with four berths into the largest live-money handicapping contest in the world at stake highlighted by Saturday’s (Oct. 6) tournament which has a super low qualifying ratio (1 per 11) and a $1,000 entry fee. Players can sign up right now at HorsePlayers.com, the official qualifying website for the 2018 BCBC.
During October, nearly all contests on Horseplayers.com will be BCBC qualifiers.
The winners of this weekend’s featured contests will receive a free $10,000 berth into the BCBC, which will take place on Nov. 2-3 at Churchill Downs, select satellite sites and participating ADWs.
The guaranteed-berth qualifying action begins Friday, Oct. 5 with a Pick & Pray format contest carrying a $500 entry fee and a low 1 per 23 qualifying ratio with one $10,000 BCBC seat guaranteed. The contest link is: https://horseplayers.com/contest/362212
The action continues on Saturday, Oct. 6 with a live contest that has a $179 entry fee and a 1 per 65 qualifying ratio with one BCBC seat guaranteed. The contest link is: https://horseplayers.com/contest/362215
Saturday’s second featured contest is a Pick and Pray BCBC guaranteed seat $10,000 qualifier with a $1000 entry fee and super low 1 per 11 ratio. The contest link is: https://horseplayers.com/contest/362216
The final contest of the weekend, which will take place on Sunday, Oct. 7, is a Pick and Pray format, and will award a guaranteed $10,000 BCBC seat. This contest has at $500 entry and a 1 per 23 ratio. The link for this contest is: https://horseplayers.com/contest/362217
Feeder contests are available for all qualifying contests. Varying in entry fee based on the qualifier’s entry fee, all feeders award one seat into the respective qualifying contest for every 10 entries in the feeder.
Registration for all upcoming BCBC qualifying tournaments can be found at https://horseplayers.com/
About Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC)
Now in its tenth year, the $1 million-estimated BCBC is the biggest and most prestigious live money handicapping tournament in the world, with a $10,000 buy-in required to participate. Players enjoy first class access to the two-day World Championships with VIP seats that include buffet lunch each day and other amenities. Online and on-site qualifying tournaments, offering $10,000 berths into the BCBC as prizes, continue throughout the summer and fall leading to the November Breeders' Cup. For more on the BCBC, visit www.breederscup.com/bcbc.
About Breeders’ Cup
The Breeders’ Cup administers the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Thoroughbred racing’s year-end Championships. The Breeders’ Cup also administers the Breeders’ Cup Challenge qualifying series, which provides automatic starting positions into the Championships races. The 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, consisting of 14 races (13 Grade 1 events) with purses and awards totaling more than $30 million, will be held November 2-3 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., and will be televised live by the NBC Sports Group. Breeders’ Cup press releases appear on the Breeders’ Cup website, www.breederscup.com. You can also follow the Breeders’ Cup on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
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