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PlaceNamePoints
1Ray Arsenault-1407.7
2Stephen Wolfson, Jr.-1361.1
3Ryan Scharnowske **-2320.2
4Louis Filoso-2309.3
5Dan Kovalesky-1308.7
6Steve Hartshorn-1299.4
7Joe Jarvie-2284.1
8Frank Mustari-1279.4
9David Bernal-1270.8
10Michael Caposio-1265.4
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Horseplayers Invitational, Wood Challenge Head This Week’s NHC Qualifiers

April 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Horseplayers Invitational, Wood Challenge Head This Week’s NHC Qualifiers

Every week seems to bring a new innovation in the world of handicapping contests, from novel formats to multimillion-dollar bonus opportunities. Hawthorne Race Course has long been on the leading edge of these developments and [...]

Little Red Feather to Offer $1M NHC Bonus Exclusively for Partners

March 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Little Red Feather to Offer $1M NHC Bonus Exclusively for Partners

Little Red Feather, the largest racehorse ownership syndicate based in California with more than 75 horses and more than 450 active partners, will offer its clients an exclusive opportunity to play for a $1 [...]

LESSONS FROM NHC2018:  TOUR POINTS ARE VALUABLE AND ROOKIES ARE DANGEROUS

March 16th, 2018|Comments Off on LESSONS FROM NHC2018:  TOUR POINTS ARE VALUABLE AND ROOKIES ARE DANGEROUS

By Noel Michaels The 2018 NHC Tour is in full swing with major on-site and online qualifying contests already happening each weekend offering multiple berths into the next National Horseplayers Championship (NHC). In addition [...]

Ultimate Betting Challenge at SA, GP Heads This Weekend’s NHC Qualifiers

March 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Ultimate Betting Challenge at SA, GP Heads This Weekend’s NHC Qualifiers

With a cash prize pool of $145,000 plus a total of 10 berths to the three most prestigious handicapping contests – the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship, the Pegasus World Cup Betting Championship, and the Breeders’ [...]

Noel Michaels Blog: Big Names Top First-Ever NHC Player Ratings

March 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Noel Michaels Blog: Big Names Top First-Ever NHC Player Ratings

By Noel Michaels for NTRA.com The NTRA launched the first-of-its-kind player rating system for the National Horseplayers Championship [NHC] on March 1, with tournament players now being assigned something akin to a “handicap,” similar [...]

NTRA Launches First-of-Its-Kind NHC Player Rating System

March 1st, 2018|Comments Off on NTRA Launches First-of-Its-Kind NHC Player Rating System

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) today unveiled a National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) rating system similar to a handicap or rating used in golf, tennis, bowling and E-sports. With the maximum rating of 10, [...]

First Free Online Qualifier Sunday as 2018 NHC Tour Gets Into Full Swing

February 16th, 2018|Comments Off on First Free Online Qualifier Sunday as 2018 NHC Tour Gets Into Full Swing

On the heels of last weekend’s richest National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) ever – worth $2,974,700 in cash and awards – players are already working diligently to secure a spot in next year’s renewal. The 2018 [...]

Littlemore Holds Steady to Win $800,000 First Prize, Eclipse Award at NHC

February 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Littlemore Holds Steady to Win $800,000 First Prize, Eclipse Award at NHC

Chris Littlemore, a retired autoworker from Whitby, Ontario, Canada, was never seriously threatened throughout the Semifinals and the Final Table, cruising to an $800,000 first-place prize and an Eclipse Award as Horseplayer of the Year [...]

Littlemore Heads to NHC Final Table in Command

February 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Littlemore Heads to NHC Final Table in Command

Chris Littlemore of Whitby, Ontario, Canada maintained his position following Day 2 on Saturday and leads the standings with a mythical bankroll of $326.30 following the Semifinals of the three-day 19th NTRA National Horseplayers [...]

Thoroughbred Aftercare On Minds of #NHC2018 Players

February 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Thoroughbred Aftercare On Minds of #NHC2018 Players

Like people everywhere who bet horses, you certainly hear contestants in the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas snapping their fingers, going to [...]

Littlemore Holds Commanding Lead Into NHC Semifinals

February 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Littlemore Holds Commanding Lead Into NHC Semifinals

Chris Littlemore, a retired autoworker from Whitby, Ontario, Canada, landed two big prices Saturday to take control of the 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure [...]

NHC Rookie Q&A (Part 2): Kyle King

February 10th, 2018|Comments Off on NHC Rookie Q&A (Part 2): Kyle King

Kyle King, a 30-year-old math teacher at a suburban Chicago high school, won Hawthorne’s live-money tournament on the Aug. 12 Arlington Million card to qualify for the first time to the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented [...]

NHC Day 2 Notes: Stauffer, Stone From the Booth to the Ballroom

February 10th, 2018|Comments Off on NHC Day 2 Notes: Stauffer, Stone From the Booth to the Ballroom

By Jennie Rees They’re off! Actually, in this case, they’re on. Among the 568 individuals in this year’s 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island [...]

Ryan Goes Against ‘Biscuits’ to Take Early Lead at NHC

February 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Ryan Goes Against ‘Biscuits’ to Take Early Lead at NHC

Michael Ryan, a 52-year-old fraud investigator from Herndon, Va., leads the 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas with a $150.80 mythical bankroll [...]

#NHC2018 Day 1 Notes

February 9th, 2018|Comments Off on #NHC2018 Day 1 Notes

By Jennie Rees and Jim Mulvihill Tournament officials determined the final field size and purse distribution for this weekend’s 19th NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and [...]

Larmey, Wolfson Jr. Selected for NHC Hall of Fame

February 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Larmey, Wolfson Jr. Selected for NHC Hall of Fame

Chris Larmey, a tireless horseplayer advocate and 12-time NHC qualifier, and Steve Wolfson Jr., the 2003 NHC winner and an 11-time qualifier, have been selected for induction to the NHC Hall of Fame, the [...]

How to Follow #NHC2018

February 8th, 2018|Comments Off on How to Follow #NHC2018

The NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas is one of horse racing’s great events, with almost 600 players competing for almost $3 million [...]

NHC Rookie Q&A: ‘Math Guy’ Kyle King

February 7th, 2018|Comments Off on NHC Rookie Q&A: ‘Math Guy’ Kyle King

Kyle King, a 30-year-old math teacher at a suburban Chicago high school, won Hawthorne’s live-money tournament on the Aug. 12 Arlington Million card to qualify for the first time to the NTRA National Horseplayers [...]

NHC Q&A: Defending Champion Ray Arsenault

February 7th, 2018|Comments Off on NHC Q&A: Defending Champion Ray Arsenault

This weekend, Ray Arsenault will attempt to become the first two-time winner of the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Presented by Racetrack Television Network, STATS Race Lens™ and Treasure Island Las Vegas. The three-day tournament, [...]

Nearly $3 Million, ‘Horseplayer of the Year’ Eclipse Award on the Line at NHC 19

February 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Nearly $3 Million, ‘Horseplayer of the Year’ Eclipse Award on the Line at NHC 19

A record estimated field of 700 entries will compete for the largest purse in handicapping tournament history – projected at more than $2.96 million in cash and awards – and horse racing’s official title [...]

Noel Michaels Blog: NHC Bonus Babies

February 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Noel Michaels Blog: NHC Bonus Babies

By Noel Michaels Big money will be on the line when the horse handicapping tournament world converges on the Vegas strip for the 19th time for the upcoming National Horseplayers Championship [NHC] on February [...]

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