While the masses are assembling in front of retail stores across the nation to take advantage of door-busting deals, you can get a 100% match on your first Win bet of the day without rolling out of bed. But you will have to get up before sunrise to be among the first 100 unique players to take advantage of our Black Friday Gate Buster deal. The first 100 unique players to place a Win bet on Friday will be eligible to receive a match bonus equal to their winnings on their first Win bet of the day.
How to Play
Just place a single Win bet for any amount on any track scheduled to race on Friday, Nov. 28.
- Australian racecards that begin on Thursday, Nov. 27 are not eligible for contest play.
- Wagers on the Kentucky Derby Future wager are not eligible for contest play.
- Only Win wagers are eligible for this promotion; Combination Win/Place, Win/Place/Show and Win/Show wagers are not eligible for contest play.
- Only a player’s first Win wager placed on Friday, Nov. 28 is eligible for the 100% Match Bonus.
- Players must be among the first 100 unique players to place a Win wager, in chronological order, starting from when TwinSpires opens for wagering on Friday, Nov. 28 to qualify.
- Scratches must be rebet; wagers on scratched horses are ineligible for contest play.
How to Win
- All players who are among the first 100 unique players to place a Win wager on Friday, Nov. 28, as determined by the time the wager is placed on TwinSpires.com, will be eligible to receive the 100% Match Bonus.
- Players who qualify for the 100% Match Bonus will earn a bonus equal to their gross winnings from their first Win wager, up to the value of a $25 Win bet.
- For example, if you place a $20 Win bet on a horse that pays $8.00 to Win, you will receive a bonus equal to your gross winnings of $80.00.
- Players who do not qualify for the 100% Match Bonus, but are among the next 400 unique players (101st to 500th) to place a contest wager that is also a winning wager will win or split a $500 cash priize with all other winners.
Last year, the first Win bet on Black Friday occured at 4:25 a.m. Eastern Time. The 100th unique Win bettor clocked in at 7:52 a.m. ET.
The first 100 qualifying players and the consolation qualifiers will be posted on this page, along with the time their wagers were placed, on Saturday, Nov. 29. Bonuses will be credited on or before Sunday, Nov. 30.