Kentucky Derby Betting Championship 2018

Kentucky Derby Betting Challenge 2018

2018 marks the third Kentucky Derby Betting Championship, pitting the best horse racing bettors in the world against each other, as they compete for an estimated $400,000 in prizes (based on 100 entries).

Thing to know for 2018 KDBC:

  • Players may compete at Churchill Downs or online at
  • Buy in for the event is $12,000 with $8,000 as the player’s bankroll and $4,000 entry fee
  • ALL entry fees are paid to the prize pool
  • Prize pool of $400,000 based on 100 entries which includes 7 berths to the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge
  • NEW Wagering rules, prize structure and a player option to play for $1 million in the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge are enhancements for the 2018 KDBC
  • All players playing on track will receive a $500 wagering voucher to be used to offset seating expenses.
  • Participation in the KDBC also includes admission to the VIP Party on Thursday, May 3rd in the Mansion at Churchill Downs.

Play begins on May 4 & 5 from Churchill Downs, during the 144th Kentucky Oaks & Derby. Reserve your spot with a $500 deposit.

Churchill Downs Race Track is the home of the 2018 Kentucky Derby Betting Championship. ENTER NOW!