Breeders' Cup announces full wagering menu
October 28, 2017 9:36 AM
by Robert Mann
The Breeders' Cup has formalized and now announced the guaranteed multi-race betting pools and the full wagering menu for the Nov. 3-4 races at historic Del Mar near San Diego. There will be four championship races, simulcast and wagered on worldwide on the Friday card and nine on Saturday.
Friday’s card will open with a $500,000 Pick 5 on Races 1-5. There will be a Pick 6 on Races 4-9 with a $500,000 guarantee and an all Breeders’ Cup Pick 4 on Races 6-9 with a $1.5 million minimum guarantee.
Saturday features a $500,000 guaranteed Pick 5 on Races 1-5; an early all Breeders’ Cup Pick 4 with a $1 million guarantee on Races 5-8; a $2 million guaranteed all Breeders’ Cup Ultra Pick 6 on races 7-12 and a $3 million guaranteed all Breeders’ Cup Late Pick 4, Races 9-12.
Friday’s Pick 6, Pick 5 and Super Hi 5 may carry over from Friday to Saturday. Saturday’s Pick 6, Pick 5 and Super Hi 5 may carryover from Saturday to Sunday. A Special Distaff/Classic Daily Double on Friday Race 9 and Saturday Race 12 are also available.
Minimums are $2 for win, place, show, daily double and Pick 6 wagers. Exacta, and Distaff/Classic daily doubles start at $1. Trifectas, Pick 3, Pick 4, Pick 5 and Super Hi 5 betting begin at 50 cents, with 10-cent superfecta wagering in effect.
First post is 11:25 am (Pacific) on Friday and 10:10 am (Pacific) on Saturday.