Derek Deutsch Headed to Vegas After July 21 NHC Qualifier Win
July 21, 2018
Monmouth Park’s $250 NHC Qualifier was held Saturday, July 21 and the winner was Derek Deutsch of Nazareth, PA.
Deutsch bested a field that included 145 entries. He turned his starting $150 bankroll into $2,073.50 by betting races from Monmouth Park and Saratoga.Contest players could only bet win, place and/or show and needed to bet a minimum of $15 per race.
By finishing first, Deutsch takes home the first place cash prize of $3,950. In addition, he takes home a seat to the 2019 National Handicapping Championship.
Saturday’s second-place finisher Rene Morety is also headed to the NHC.
In total, the Top 10 finishers are:
|1st||Derek Deutsch||$2,073.50||$3,950+NHC Seat|
|2nd||Rene Morety||$1,872.65||$1,580+NHC Seat|