Keyword: NTRA National Handicapping Championship

  • Handicapping Title on the Line in Vegas

    Defending champion Richard Goodall heads a record field of 301 horseplayers who will gather at Red Rock Casino, Resort and Spa on Jan. 23-24 to vie for horse racing's official title of "Handicapper of the Year" and a first-place prize of $500,000 in the $1 million Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (NHC).

  • Subway Restaurant Owner Wins Handicapping Title

    Stanley Bavlish, a 54-year-old owner of three Subway restaurants from Virginia Beach, Va., earned the $400,000 first place check and the title of "Handicapper of the Year" after defeating 253 fellow Thoroughbred handicappers to win the $836,750 Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship at Bally's Las Vegas on Saturday.

  • Public Handicapper Wins NTRA Contest

    Ron Rippey, who handicaps the Meadowlands and other tracks for the Newark <i>Star-Ledger</i>, captured the $540,000 <i>Daily Racing Form</i>/NTRA National Handicapping Championship, a two-day competition at Bally's Las Vegas which concluded on Saturday.

  • Michigan Handicapper Wins NTRA Contest

    Jamie Michelson Jr., a 39-year-old advertising account director from West Bloomfield, Michigan, connected on a key upset and captured the $200,000 winner's check in the Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship at Bally's Las Vegas on Saturday night.