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Tuesday, 11 April 2017 15:54

Mohawk Opening Day Thursday!

From Woodbine Entertainment:

mohawkCatch all the harness action starting on April 13th at 7.30 PM as racing moves from Woodbine and returns to Mohawk Racetrack for the spring to fall meet.

*4 days of Standardbred excitement, and starting on June 5th, Mohawk races 5 cards per week with $200,000 in purses per night and all the stakes filled racing to watch and wager on!

*Mohawk will guarantee the Early Pick 4 at $50,000 every race day and will also be offering 20-cent bet minimums on all Triactor, Superfecta, Pick 3 & Pick 4 pools.

That’s not all on the wagering side, you can try your luck with the $0.20 Standardbred Pick 5 bet, now guaranteed at $40,000, and why not give the Jackpot Hi5 a go? Huge potential for big pool payouts!

Check MohawkRacetrack.com for your latest carryover and for mandatory payout announcements.

Pepsi North America Cup

Don’t forget, in addition to the 139 race day meet, on Saturday, June 17th watch and wager with AmWager on the $1,000,000 Pepsi North America Cup, live from Mohawk Racetrack.

This year will mark the 34th running of the race for three-year-old pacers.

For more information visit MohawkRacetrack.com.

Follow @MohawkRacing on Twitter and use the official hashtag: #BetMohawk.

Published in Harness Racing News

From Woodbine Entertainment

TORONTO, March 6 – Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today announced a mandatory payout date of Saturday, March 11 for the current Standardbred Jackpot Hi-5.
 
The Standardbred Jackpot Hi-5 was suspended on Saturday, March 4th but will be offered again on the last race of the card Saturday, March 11th. There will be a mandatory payout of $578,231.58 with the potential of over $2M bet into it!*
 
The current Jackpot Hi-5 carryover has been growing since January 7, which was the first card to offer Hi-5 wagering following a mandatory payout on December 23.
 
*The most recent mandatory payout (December 23) had more than $2 million of new money wagered into the pool, which featured a carryover of $548,396, to create a total pool of $2.6 million.
 
A winning $0.20 ticket on the December 23 Jackpot Hi-5 returned $4,842.70.
 
The December 23 mandatory payout was not the first time the total pool exceeded $2 million.
 
A mandatory payout on October 24, 2015 at Woodbine generated a total pool of more than $2.2 million, with $1.6 million of new money wagered into the Hi-5 that evening. The $0.20 payout was $12,746.60
 
On August 30, 2014 at Mohawk, the Jackpot Hi-5 total pool was $2.5 million, while a mandatory payout on May 17, 2014 at Woodbine had a total pool of $2 million.
 
The Jackpot Hi-5 requires horseplayers to select the top-five finishers in order and features a $0.20 minimum wager with a 15 per cent takeout.
 
More details regarding the mandatory payout on March 11 will be distributed this week. Post time Saturday is 7:30 p.m.
 
Published in Harness Racing News