Las Vegas Hilton will once again sponsor the Pick the Ponies Invitational XX,
billed as “the best race handicapping contest in Las Vegas.”
This year’s $500 entry fee will
feature the same wagering format as past years. Cash prizes will be awarded to
contestants finishing in the Top 30 and the Hilton will provide $15,000 in daily
bonus prize money ($5,000 per day) if entries are received before April 22.
First prize will be 38 percent of all
entry fees, based on 200 entrants. Second
place is 19 percent of all fees and so on down to 30th place.
$5,000 at Stations
race books at Boulder, Palace, Green Valley Ranch, Santa Fe, Sunset and Texas
Stations as well as Fiesta Rancho will introduce Station Casinos Weekly
Handicapping Contest on Wednesday, April 24.