Tuesday, July 29, 2014


Hambletonian Attracts 11 – Wagerng Format Announced


With 11 horses entered in The Hambletonian, the three year old colts will go straight to the Final worth $1,006,125. The Hambletonian will be carded as race 13 on the 15 race program.

The Jimmy Takter trained trio of Father Patrick, Nuncio and Trixton will headline the field for the 89th American Trotting Classic.

Joining those three are Datsyuk, Don Dorado, Doncango, Harper Blue Chip, Il Sogno Dream, JJ Alex, Resolve and Royal Ice.

The Hambletonian post position draw will take place at 4PM at Victory Sports Bar along with the draw for The John Cashman Memorial and Hambletonian Oaks.

Hambletonian Day Wagering Format Announced

With no eliminations required for The Hambletonian, the wagering format for Hambletonian Day becomes more enhanced since the field for the Hambletonian Final will be known all week as opposed to last year when the field was not known until mid-card on Hambletonian Day.

Hambletonian Day will offer and unprecedented five guaranteed pools of $50,000 or more, including three pick four wagers.

A $50,000 Guaranteed $.50 Cent Pick 5 will kick off the program in the first race, followed by a $50,000 Guaranteed $.50 Cent Pick 4 in Race 3. From there, the guarantees ramp up to a $.50 cent Pick 4 in Race 7, guaranteed at $75,000. Next is a $75,000 Guaranteed Pick 5 beginning in Race 9 that is anchored by The Hambletonian Final itself.

Last, but certainly not least is a $100,000 Guaranteed $.50 Cent Pick 4 beginning with The Hambletonian Oaks which includes The Hambletonian Final and covers the last four races on the program. There will be Win, Place, Show, Exacta and Trifecta Wagering on all races. There will also be $.10 Cent Superfectas offered on all races.

The Wagering Format in detail is as follows.

Race 1: $.50 Cent Pick 5 ($50,000 Guaranteed) – Daily Double - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 2: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 3: $.50 Cent Pick 4 ($50,000 Guaranteed) - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 4: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 5: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 6: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 7: $.50 Cent Pick 4 ($75,000 Guaranteed) - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 8: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 9: $.50 Cent Pick 5 ($75,000 Guaranteed) - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 10: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 11: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 12: $.50 Cent Pick 4 ($100,000 Guaranteed) - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 13: Pick 3 - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 14: Daily Double - $.10 Cent Superfecta

Race 15: $.10 Cent Superfecta






Written by Darin Zoccali of Harness Racing Update

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