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Quick Guide to Betting the Horses - Horse Racing - About.com
A quick description of common wager types at horse racing tracks in North America with minimum bets and how they work plus a guide for estimating the cost of ...
Betting Types and Terms for Horse Racing - About.com
Glossary of Horse Racing terms. ... BOXED BET: Betting all possible combinations in a multi-horse wager such as exacta or trifecta. BREAKAGE: In pari-mutuel ...
How to Box an Exacta in Horse Race Betting
Select the horses that you think have the best chance to finish in the top 2 positions; Go to the betting window and tell the clerk which track and race you wish to ...
Horse Race Bets- How to bet Horse Races - Casino Gambling
The basic wagers you can make on horse races are the same at the track, in the casino race books and at off track betting sites. Understanding the different ...
How to Place a Boxed Trifecta Bet - Horse Racing - About.com
Select three or four horses that you think have the best chance to finish in the top 3 positions; Go to the betting window and tell the clerk which track and race you ...
How to Calculate Betting Odds and Payoffs - Horse Racing - About ...
Those don't tell you what the horse will pay, but the amount of profit you will get and the amount you have to bet to get it. 6-5 means you will get $6 profit for every  ...
Place a Bet - Horse Racing - About.com
You wager by the number of the horse and not the name, so be sure to check the ... Tell the teller the track name you want to wager on and the race number.
Bet the Pick 3 - Horse Racing - About.com
The Pick 3 requires you to select the winner of 3 consecutive races. This wager generally offers much a much higher pay-off than just betting the 3 horses to win  ...
Horse Race Betting - - Horse Wagering - Wagering Tips - Horse Tracks
Event planners should be familiar with horse betting and horse racing terms if they are holding an event at an thoroughbred race track. For some guests, this ...
Breakage and How it Affects Bettors - Horse Racing
This is because there's a minimum $2.40 payout for win wagers. At 1/9, the fair payout for a horse is lower than $2.40, but the track is forced to pay the minimum.
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