# How much do you win if your horse places?

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Place payoffs typically pay between \$3.00 and \$10.00, but can pay more with longshots and less with overwhelming favorites. Since the money you win in a place bet is generated by all of the money bet on the losing horses, the more horses in the race the greater your chances for a larger place payoff.

## How much do you win if you bet a horse to show?

For example, if you bet #8 for \$2 Across the Board in the above race, your bets would be \$2 to Win, \$2 to Place, and \$2 to Show for a total of \$6 wagered.

## What happens if you bet a horse to place and it wins?

Win: If you wager \$2 to Win on your horse, you collect only if your horse finished first. Place: If you wager \$2 to Place, your horse must finish first or second for you to collect. But remember, you don’t get the Win payoff, just the Place payoff, which is generally smaller than the win payoff.

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## Can you bet a horse to win place or show?

Betting on a horse to show requires your chosen steed to finish in first, second or third place. Since the bet gives you three different ways to win, the payout will generally be less than a victory in place or win. As with the wager above, there is less risk involved with this kind of bet.

## What is the payout on 20 to 1 odds?

The odds and what they mean

Odds Payoff range
10-1 \$22.00-\$23.90
15-1 \$32.00-\$33.90
20-1 \$42.00-\$43.90
30-1 \$62.00-\$63.90

## How do you calculate horse winnings?

To get your potential return, multiply the odd by your bet. If the odd is displayed at 5.00, multiply this by your stake to calculate potential returns. Actual Payout: 20 divided by 1 plus 1 = 21 times original \$1 = \$21 payout.

## What does to place mean in horse racing?

Wagering Types

A win bet means your horse must win, a place bet means it must finish first or second and a show bet means it must be first, second or third though of course this means a lower payout.

## What is the best bet to make in horse racing?

The win bet should be the key bet, especially for newcomers. Takeout (the amount of money that goes to the track that is not returned to bettors) for win, place, and show bets is less than most exotic bets. Most importantly, don’t bet two or more horses to win in the same race.

## What is a quinella bet?

A Quinella consists of nominating two (or more) runners to place first and second in any order. You can select as many runners as you want and make it a boxed Quinella, or also pick a standout for first or second position.

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## What are the different horse bets?

There are only three types: win, place, and show.

• Win Bets. A win bet means exactly what you think. …
• Place Bets. Place bets require your horse to finish either first or second.
• Show Bets. …
• Horizontal Exotic Bets. …
• Vertical Exotic Bets. …
• Boxing Exotic Bets. …
• What Is a Quinella?

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## What is a two horse bet called?

Quinella — Pick two horses. If they finish 1st or 2nd, in either order, you win. Also known as an Exacta Box. Trifecta — Pick three horses.

## What happens if you bet \$100 on a +140 money line?

An underdog at +140 moneyline odds means a \$100 winner nets you \$140 in profit.

Payoff Odds

Odds Payoff
50-1 \$102.00
60-1 \$122.00
70-1 \$142.00
80-1 \$162.00

## What does it mean 10 to 1 odds?

The first number (10) is the amount you’ll win from wagering the second number (1). So for every £1 or \$1 or €1 you spend, you will win 10 back. For instance, a £1 winning bet at 10/1 will payout £10 (plus your £1 stake is returned).