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Buser Wins October 23 NHC Qualifier By $3.75

October 25, 2021


Monmouth Park held a $300 NHC qualifier on Saturday, October 23 and Robin Buser of Delran, NJ finished in the top spot by just $3.75.

Buser bested a field that included 111 entries. He turned his starting $150 bankroll into $1,300.50 by betting races from Keeneland, Belmont and Gulfstream.  Contest players could only bet win, place and/or show and needed to bet a minimum of $15 per race.

By finishing first, Buser takes home the first-place cash prize of $4,575.   Along with second-place finisher Joe Perry,  Buser earns a seat in the 2022 National Horseplayers Championship in Las Vegas.

In total, the Top 5 finishers from Saturday are:

Finish Name Bankroll Prize
1st Robin Buser $1,300.50 $4,575+NHC Seat
2nd Joe Perry $1,296.75 $1,830+NHC Seat
3rd John McGrath $1,078.50 $1,372.50
4th Joseph Kristofik $900.40 $915
5th Michael Sweeney $810.75 $457.50