The Bayou route to the Kentucky Derby culminates with the running of the Grade II, $750,000 TwinSpires.com Louisiana Derby at Fair Grounds this Saturday. TwinSpires is marking the occasion by putting a 1 Million Points bounty on the Early and Late Pick 4 pools, plus a whopping 3 Million Points “Hit It and Split It” Bonus on the All Graded Stakes Pick 4 (4-7), to top out 5 Million Points for the day.
The stakes-studded 15-race monster card also includes three graded events – the $400,000 New Orleans Handicap (G2), the $400,000 TwinSpires.com Fair Grounds Oaks (G2) and $300,000 Mervin Muniz Handicap (G3) – plus, five non-graded stakes, including the $75,000 Crescent City Derby and Oaks, $60,000 Costa Rising, $60,000 Star Guitar and $50,000 New Orleans Ladies.
Grab your share of 5 Million Points this Saturday by cashing a winning ticket in any one of three Pick 4 pools at Fair Grounds, starting in races 2, 7 and 12.
|Pick 4 Pools||Winners||Points Prize||Prize Per Player|
|Early Pick 4 (2-4)||62||1,000,000||16,130|
|All Graded Stakes Pick 4 (7-10)||26||3,000,000||115,385|
|Late Pick 4 (12-15)||15||1,000,000||66,667|
How to Win
- Cash a winning ticket in the Early Pick 4 (races 2-5) and you will win or split 1 Million TSC Elite Points with all other winners on TwinSpires.
- Cash a winning ticket in the All Graded Stakes Pick 4 (races 7-10) and you will win or split 3 Million TSC Elite Points with all other winners on TwinSpires.
- Cash a winning ticket in the Late Pick 4 (races 12-15) and you will win or split 1 Million TSC Elite Points with all other winners on TwinSpires.
Results will be announced on or before Monday, March 28. Points prizes will be credited on or before Wednesday, March 30.