01/27/2016 3:50PM

Two turf sprints may be fertile ground for NHC contestants


Horseplayers at the National Handicapping Championship in Las Vegas will be searching for value on the nine-race Friday card at Fair Grounds, where players can select optional races for mythical $2 win-place wagers. There are a few races with at least moderate appeal on the program, including the featured eighth race, so let’s take a quick look at the card from an NHC-slanted perspective.