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Four Win Seats to the BetAmerica WHHC Final

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

  Rob Krausz, of Bronx, NY, captured the February 25 BetAmerica World Harness Handicapping Championship Super Qualifier at the Meadowlands Racetrack.   

  

The Super Qualifier required contestants to place exactly ten $20 minimum win, place, show or any combination WPS wagers on Meadowlands races.   

  

Krausz built his $200 bankroll into $1,400 earning him the $2,800 top cash prize and an $800 seat in the BetAmerica World Harness Handicapping Championship on April 29 at Meadowlands Racetrack.   

Krausz’s hit on six of ten wagers with two early night scores the key to his Qualifier win.  Rob hit for $510 on #7 B Fast Eddie in Race 3 and for $1,440 on #7 One More Miracle in Race 4.  

  

Also earning berths into the BetAmerica World Harness Handicapping Champion Final were Patrick O’Malley of Westbury, NY, Mark Acerra of Staten Island, NY and the 2016 WHHC champion Stan Koper, of Chicago Ridge, IL.  

  

The official Qualifier Top 10 is below: 

Prize $ 

Bankroll 

First 

Last  

$2,800.00 

$1,400.00 

Rob 

Krausz 

$1,400.00 

$868.00 

Patrick 

O'Malley 

$1,050.00 

$830.40 

Mark 

Acerra 

$700.00 

$796.00 

Stan 

Koper 

$350.00 

$647.00 

Joe  

Barre 

$140.00 

$567.00 

James 

Bohnarczyk 

$140.00 

$500.00 

Arthur  

Suckow 

$140.00 

$454.00 

Guy 

Gerber 

$140.00 

$392.00 

Greg 

Capece 

$140.00 

$374.00 

Frank  

Palmer 

  

The BetAmerica WHHC is a one-day tournament [April 29, 2017], with a welcome reception the evening prior.  Players that did not earn a seat through a qualifying event can directly buy-in for $800.  The BetAmerica WHHC contest format requires players to bet 10 races: their choice of six Meadowlands races, plus four designated mandatory races from partner tracks.  Players keep all pari-mutuel winnings.  Prize payouts are to the Top 10, with an guaranteed prize pool of $50,000. 

BetAmerica.com is currently hosting regular online Qualifiers for the BetAmerica WHHC Entries for the first online Qualifier are now open, with an entry fee of $35. New accounts to BetAmerica are eligible for a $300 Sign Up Bonus. 

Cal Expo, Hoosier Park, Monticello Raceway, Northville Downs, Plainridge Racecourse, Scioto Downs, Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs and Buffalo Raceway have signed up to host BetAmerica World Harness Handicapping Championship Qualifiers.   

Registration deadline is 10 p.m., Friday April 28.   For the contest entry form and complete rules visit PlayMeadowlands.com  

 


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