How to Bet the Breeders’ Cup

The 32nd running of the Breeders’ Cup is led by an international all-star cast of the world’s best horses featuring 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah, super mare Beholder and Arc de Triomphe winner Golden Horn. With full fields and a long list of betting options, the 2015 Breeders’ Cup will surely keep you on the edge of your seat.

A historic two days of racing are in store at Keeneland in Lexington, KY. If you’re not attending, be sure to tune in on NBC & NBCSN on Friday and Saturday so you don’t miss out on what will be a homecoming weekend for the ages. Coverage begins on Friday at 3:00 p.m. on NBCSN, and on Saturday from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. on NBCSN and then on NBC from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m (see full schedule below).

Tune in during the week for a 30 minute special on “How to Bet the Breeders’ Cup.” From the new $1 Pick 6 to massive guaranteed pools and the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge, there is a lot to know about this year’s Breeders’ Cup. The show will feature NBC talent Laffit Pincay, Randy Moss, Eddie Olczyk, Bob Neumeier, Matt Bernier and Nick Luck. The Betting the Breeders’ Cup Special will air on NBCSN on Wednesday, October 28 from 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET; Thursday, October 29 from 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ET; and Friday, October 30 from 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET.

Check out the Keeneland Race Day App, which is your complete guide to Breeders’ Cup week. You can watch all of the races LIVE, view real-time entries, results and payouts, chat with handicappers, view a map of the grounds, check out the schedule of events throughout the Breeders’ Cup Festival, and much more! Download or update the app via iTunes or Google Play.

Breeders’ Cup TV schedule for the 2-day 2015 event:

NBCSN Friday: Oct. 30: 3:00 -6:00 pm

NBCSN Saturday: Oct. 31: 1:00-4:00 pm

NBC Saturday: Oct. 31: 4:00-6:00 pm

Below shows the TVG schedule of events for Breeders’ Cup 2015

tvg breeders cup 2015 schedule

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Rich Nilsen is a 19-time qualifier to the National Horseplayers Championship (NHC), an event he has cashed in four times. He was the first player to finish in the top 10 of the NHC twice. A former executive with and a member of the NHC Players’ Committee, Rich is a graduate of the University of Louisville Equine Business Program and is founder of, a site devoted to horse racing education and promotion.

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