A step in the right direction!
Del Mar plans new low-takeout wagers, will end DelMarBets.com
Handicappers will have a chance at some better return on their wagers at this year’s Del Mar meeting, set to begin on July 20.The track plans to follow the lead of Hollywood Park and offer a daily 50-cent, Pick 5 wager that features a 14% takeout. Also, each Saturday the track will offer a head-to-head wager in its feature race in which players will simply select between two horses and backers of the horse who finishes best will be the winner. That wager will feature a 10% takeout.