$17,500 guarantee Wednesday at Batavia, $24,624 carryover November 30, 2021

Batavia, NY — There is a lot of money available to be won when live racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Wednesday (Dec. 1). Multiple opportunities offering excellent return on investment wagers will highlight the card and feature one guaranteed pool and three carryovers, including the largest in the track’s history.  Beginning in the first race, there is a $5,375 carryover in the Pick-5 wager and the management … Continue reading $17,500 guarantee Wednesday at Batavia, $24,624 carryover »

Foo Fighter N, Castyourcrown take Batavia features November 28, 2021

Batavia, NY — A pair of $13,500 feature races — one on the pace and one on the trot — headlined the Saturday night (Nov. 27) card at Batavia Downs and the close competition provided great racing and some stout payoffs. First in the Open I Handicap Pace, Foo Fighter N scored his third consecutive win, only this time winning at the top level.The visiting … Continue reading Foo Fighter N, Castyourcrown take Batavia features »

$22,668 carryover, $5,000 guarantee at Batavia Saturday November 26, 2021

Batavia, NY — When live racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Saturday (Nov. 27) there will be multiple opportunities for an excellent return on investment wagers as the night will feature one guaranteed pool, three carryovers including the largest in track history, and a free pick-six contest. To start, there is a $1,094 carryover in the Pick-5 wager in the first race and the management … Continue reading $22,668 carryover, $5,000 guarantee at Batavia Saturday »

All About Amy upsets in Batavia distaff feature November 25, 2021

Batavia, NY — Despite winning two out of her last three starts, All About Amy was let go at 12-1 and she made the betting faithful regret it after she won the $12,100 Fillies and Mares Open II Handicap pacing feature at Batavia Downs on Wednesday night (Nov. 24). Five horses left in a crazy start that saw two of them lock wheels and take an … Continue reading All About Amy upsets in Batavia distaff feature »

Record $21,499 Jackpot Hi-5 carryover at Batavia Wednesday November 23, 2021

Batavia, NY — It has been almost three months since the last single unique winning ticket on the Jackpot Hi-5 pentafecta was cashed and as a result, the carryover for that wager has grown to a record $21,499, which is the highest carryover pool of any kind ever offered at Batavia Downs and it will be available when live racing resumes at the oldest lighted … Continue reading Record $21,499 Jackpot Hi-5 carryover at Batavia Wednesday »

Lougazi, Art Scene finish fast in Batavia features November 21, 2021

Batavia, NY — With a host of Open events on the card at Batavia Downs on Saturday night (Nov. 20), the main events both showcased impressive come-from-behind victories by Lougazi and Art Scene who both went from worst to first with stirring stretch drives to the wire.  Looking at the trots first, Lougazi won the $13,500 Open I Handicap for the diagonal-gaited set. After getting … Continue reading Lougazi, Art Scene finish fast in Batavia features »

No Where To Hide was in plain sight at Batavia Downs November 18, 2021

Batavia, NY — Former Tioga Downs regular No Where To Hide has been a formidable foe to the local pacing gals in recent weeks and scored her second win since moving north on Wednesday night (Nov. 17) in the $12,800 distaff Open II Handicap pacing feature at Batavia Downs. It was a simple game plan for driver Drew Monti and No Where To Hide, who … Continue reading No Where To Hide was in plain sight at Batavia Downs »

$18,534 Jackpot Super Hi-5 carryover at Batavia Wednesday November 17, 2021

Batavia, NY — The last time a single unique winning ticket was purchased on the Jackpot Super Hi-5 pentafecta at Batavia Downs was Monday (Sept. 6) when one lucky patron cashed for $4,279.10 on the combination of 3-7-2-6-9. Fast forward 27 racing days and the lack of a winner since then has led the carryover to grow to $18,534 and that amount will seed the … Continue reading $18,534 Jackpot Super Hi-5 carryover at Batavia Wednesday »

Kevin Cummings wins four and both features at Batavia Downs November 14, 2021

Batavia, NY — Perennial local driving leader Kevin Cummings had his best one-night performance of the current Batavia Downs meet on Saturday (Nov. 13) after he posted four winners during the card that included victories in both feature races. In the $13,500 Open I Handicap pace, Cummings won with Our Corelli N on the horse’s first trip to western New York. Mississippi Rabbit (Dave McNeight … Continue reading Kevin Cummings wins four and both features at Batavia Downs »

$16,246 carryover, free programs at Batavia Wednesday November 10, 2021

Batavia, NY — One of the largest carryover pools currently being offered at any race track in North America is available at Batavia Downs on Wednesday (Nov. 10) when $16,246 will seed the proceedings in the Jackpot Hi-5 pentafecta wager in the tenth race. With no unique winning ticket having been purchased on this wager in the past several weeks, the pool has grown to … Continue reading $16,246 carryover, free programs at Batavia Wednesday »