Oaklawn Reduces Minimum on Three Popular Wagers

Dec. 15, 2011

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For Immediate Release

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Jennifer Hoyt, Media Relations Manager

jhoyt@oaklawn.com, 501-623-4411 ex. 497

2012 Live Racing Season Kicks Off Jan. 13

HOT SPRINGS, AR (Thursday, Dec.15, 2011) – In advance of the start of its 2012 live race meet Jan. 13, Oaklawn has reduced the minimum bet for the Pick 3, Pick 4 and Classix wager. The Pick 3 and Pick 4 will both have a 50-cent minimum, while the Classix, a Pick 6 wager, is going from $2 to $1.

Oaklawn offers a competitive takeout rate of 17% for straight bets and 21% on all exotic bets. In addition, the 50-cent Pick 3s and Pick 4s, Oaklawn also offers 50-cent Trifectas and 10-cent Superfectas along with $1 Exactas and $1 Daily Doubles. The minimum bet for straight wagers is $2.

“We looked at what other tracks are doing and listened to feedback from our customers in putting together our 2012 wagering menu,” said Assistant General Manager of Racing David Longinotti. “We are really looking forward to the start of the meet and seeing how the horseplayers respond.”

 

For the complete wagering menu, click here.