News & Barn notes
Mays Trounces the Field in December 1 NHC Qualifier
December 01, 2018
Monmouth Park’s $250 NHC Qualifier was held Saturday, December 1 and the winner was Darryl Mays of Plainfield, NJ.
Mays bested a field that included 170 entries. He turned his starting $150 bankroll into $2,228.50 by betting races from Aqueduct, Gulfstream and Tampa Bay.Contest players could only bet win, place and/or show and needed to bet a minimum of $15 per race.
By finishing first, Mays takes home the first-place cash prize of $5,200. In addition, he takes home his second seat to the 2019 National Horseplayers Championship. Second-place finisher Stelios Kandias is also headed to the NHC.
Monmouth Park’s next handicapping contest is coming up on Saturday, December 29. It will be a $400 LAST CHANCE NHC qualifier using races from Gulfstream, Aqueduct and Tampa Bay and awarding NHC seats to the Top 5 finishers.
In total, the Top 10 finishers are:
|1st||Darryl Mays||$2,228.50||$5,200+NHC Seat|
|2nd||Stelios Kandias||$910||$2,080+NHC Seat|
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