Two lucky fans who were selected to participate in the “Win
Wager” contest each won $1,800 when they correctly picked the winner of the
eighth race on Thursday, September 1.
Eddie Pannell of
Little Rock, Arkansas, and Staci Pierson of Portland, Michigan were among three
fans selected by random drawing to participate in the contest, which bankrolled
each fan with $1,000 to select one winner on races six through
Pierson wagered on Dark Thunder in the eighth race and each walked away with
$1,800 when John Velazquez rode the favorite to victory.
The third fan
selected to participate in the “Win Wager” contest placed her bet on
Unaccountable in the seventh race. Unaccountable finished second to long shot