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Saturday afternoon Thoroughbred Tournaments start April 19th at Maywood Park.

Thoroughbred players get their chance at $4,500 in cash prizes over two Saturday afternoons at Maywood Park.  The $10.00 tournament fee includes lunch and a chance to parlay your $10.00 into a $1,000.00 guaranteed first prize.

Check in at Maywood Park, 8600 W. North Avenue beginning at noon each of the two Saturdays, with entries closing at 2:00 p.m.

$2,000 guaranteed prize fund each week

Top 15 places to be paid as follows:

First                                       $1,000

Second                                    $300

Third                                        $200

Fourth                                     $100

5th through 9th                        $50

10th through 15th                   $25


Winners must be present to collect winnings immediately following the final race of the tournament each Saturday.

$10.00 Tournament fee includes:

                One free admission and tournament entry

                A $6 Food & Beverage voucher

                One free admission and valet parking for Kentucky Derby Day

                Entry into a $500 raffle on Kentucky Derby Day

Players will be given a $2,000 mythical bankroll and wager $200 to win and place on five designated races.  The top four qualifiers will return for one additional race, adding to their bankroll to determine the final order of finish.

The five designated races on April 19th will include:

                $500,000 Illinois Derby for 3yo at Hawthorne Racecourse

                $200,000 Coolmore for 3 yo at Keeneland

                $150,000 Ben Ali for 3 yo and up at Keeneland

For further information contact Maywood Park  708-343-4800 or