The next qualifying tournament for the 2017 Kentucky Derby Betting Championship begins Saturday, January 14. Play for a chance to win a full entry to the 2017 KDBC, including hotel and seating for up to two or a KDBC Online Entry, which you may play at TwinSpiresTournaments during Derby weekend. All buy ins for Saturday, January 14 will earn 20X Points per dollar wagered on Saturday.

Check out the tournament schedule below and get qualified for the big dance January 22 at TwinSpires. Questions? E-mail contests@twinspires.com

2017 Kentucky Derby Betting Championship HomePage

The Kentucky Derby Betting Championship is now a $12,000 buy in with an $8,000 player bankroll live betting tournament over Kentucky Oaks and Derby day. We are now offering two KDBC entries as part of our January 14 - 22 Qualifying Tournament. Click the link above for more information on the 2017 KDBC.

                                               
 
Day/Date Contest Type Buy In Max Entries/Player Entry Cap Advance to Final
Saturday, January 14 Qualifier $65 3 120 Top 30
Sunday, January 15 Qualifier $25 3 120 Top 10
Monday, January 16 Qualifier $25 3 120 Top 10
           
Friday, January 20 Qualifier $25 3 120 Top 10
Saturday, January 21 Qualifier $65 3 120 Top 30
Sunday, January 22 Final $250 3 120 ***


JANUARY 22 TOURNAMENT FINAL PRIZE STRUCTURE

1st - KDBC Churchill Downs Prize Package

  • Includes $12,000 buy in to KDBC
  • Admission and seating for Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby Day for up to 2 persons.
  • Admission for two to the TwinSpires Thurby Kickoff Party in the Mansion
  • Hotel for three nights (Thursday - Saturday, checkout Sunday)

2nd - KDBC Online Prize Package

  • Includes $12,000 buy in to KDBC
  • Entry may be played online at TwinSpiresTournaments.com
  • Player may choose to play at Churchill Downs at his or her own expense

3rd - $1,000 credit

4th - $500 credit

5th - $500 credit