Las Vegas Hilton’s 2010-2011 SuperContest Winner

Richard Stand and Jay Kornegay 2011 SuperContest Winner
The Las Vegas Hilton’s
annual SuperContest, the top football handicapping contest, announced the winner over the championship weekend (Pictured above: Richard Stand and Jay Kornegay 2011 SuperContest Winner)

First time entrant Richard Stand was the winner following the 2010-2011 regular season. Richard Stand’s win broke a two year run by one of the top handicappers in the game, Steve Fezzik. Mr. Fezzik won the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 SuperContest. Mr. Stand collected $207,000 for topping the field. His final record was 54 wins, 28 losses, and 3 ties for a total of 55.5 points.

Stand edged out Douglas W. by one-half point for the top prize. Douglas W collected $82,800 for runner-up. Rounding out the top five are; Kevin P and Michele F who tied for third and collected $33,637.50 each. Five contestants tied for fifth and collected $18,112.50 each. The SuperContest pays out the top 20 contestants.

The SuperContest is played in the world’s largest race and sports book, the SuperBook at the Las Vegas Hilton.  Contestants pay a $1,500 entry fee prior to the start of the regular professional football season and then pick 5 games each week against the point spread. The prize pool is structured so that contestants receive 100% of the prize money paid in.

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