For the fall meet, Cal-Expo will be racing Friday and Saturday evening with a first race post time of 5:55 local time (8:55 Eastern). The Cal-Expo card is due to be carried live on TVG.
Each night will feature a $1 Pick-4 on the last four races on each card with a nightly guarantee of $25,000. The Pick-5, staring with race three has a $0.50 base wager while the last race Pentafecta features a $0.10 base wager. All three wagers feature a 16% takeout rate. All of these wagers are high value propositions, if the correct combination is not selected, the entire pool is carried over to the next card.
In summary, here are the particulars of the three wagers:
|Pick-4||Races 10-14 or Races 11-15||$1||$25,000|
The handicappers who will be providing their selections are Robert Zanakis (Bobby Z), Earl Paulson (Earl the Pearl), Matt Keller (Mr. Trifecta) and Ray Schell (Ray's Robot); handicappers who participated in the just completed Pen vs. Chip Handicapping Challenge. Their tickets will be posted on this blog no later than the morning of the race card..
Please join us as we welcome Cal-Expo back on November 2nd.