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Buy-Ins Welcome for this Saturday’s World Harness Handicapping Championship presented by

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

This Saturday, April 13, 2019 the top horseplayers in North America will compete for $125,000 in prize money (based on 125 entries) in the 2019 World Harness Handicapping Championship presented by The WHHC is a one-day tournament with a welcome reception the evening prior. 


The $125,000 prize pool is based on an estimated 125 entries with a $50,000 first place prize.  Currently, the Championship’s Grand Prize is guaranteed at $40,000 regardless of the number of entries. 


The WHHC contest format requires players to bet 10 races: their choice of eight Meadowlands races, two designated mandatory races.  Players keep all pari-mutuel winnings.  Prize payouts are to the Top 10. 


Derby Wars will host a Last Chance Qualifier this Thursday, April 11. Details are available at


Players that did not earn a seat through a qualifying event can directly buy-in for $1,300.  The $1,300 entry fee includes a $300 bankroll, with the remaining $1,000 going to the prize pool.


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