New York’s biggest racing day of year, Belmont Stakes Day, is set for Saturday, June 5th. The highlight of day will be the crown jewel of New York racing, the G1 $1 million Belmont Stakes.
In addition to the Belmont Stakes, racing at Belmont Park will also feature the G1 $400,000 Woodford Reserve Manhattan Handicap, the G1 $300,000 Acorn, the G1 $400,000 Just a Game, the G2 $250,000 Woody Stephens and the G2 $250,000 True North Handicap.
Oh yeah…and by the way…Belmont was also be offering a $1 Million Guaranteed All Graded Stakes Pick 4 (Races 6-9) and a $1 Million Guaranteed All Graded Stakes Pick 6 (Races 6-11). Starting Wednesday, May 26th, TwinSpires Players can join The Belmont Stakes Players’ Pool and go after them for a little as $10.
The Belmont Stakes Players’ Pool Expert panel will include:
Rich Nilsen – Is a founding member of the Players’ Pool panel and has lead the group to several large scores over the years. A five-time contest winner, Rich serves as Director of Marketing for Brisnet.com and Tournament Director for TwinSpires.com.
Dennis Tiernan – A professional horseplayer from Texas who won the inaugural TwinSpires.com Handicapping Open. Tiernan is considered by many as one of the best clockers in the country. Dennis was a clocker, clocking horses in the two weeks leading up to the Derby and will once again bring his thorough knowledge of horses and handicapping to the Players’ Pool panel.
Bryan Wagner – The 2009 NHC Tour champion comes off an incredible year on the handicapping tournament trail. Bryan is a racehorse owner from New Orleans who brings over 30 years of handicapping experience to the panel.
2010 Belmont Stakes Day Players’ Pool Results:
Congratulations to all participants of Saturday`s TwinSpires Players` Pool. The total contributions for Saturday`s Players` Pool totaled $50,010 and the total return (after automatic tax witholdings) was $57,717.00. Winning returns will soon be applied to participant accounts. In addition, since there were no winning 6-of-6 Pick-6 tickets, there will be a $934,595.44 carryover for Wednesday`s Belmont racecard!
*** TwinSpires Players` Pool for next Wednesday`s Belmont racecard!!! ***
TwinSpires will once again have another Players Pool for the big $934,595.44 carryover at Belmont on Wednesday. This will be a serious wagering opportunity you will not want to miss.