Finally, give the

number of the horse(s) you’re betting on – No names

2. $100 on #6 to

Show.” If #6 comes in 1st, 2nd, or 3rd

place, I win something.

   (a) “Santa Anita. Single horse: When betting on a single horse,

consider the following:

. If you don’t

state a specific dollar amount at the counter, your bet will usually be based

on this minimum and be split or multiplied according to the bet.

4. First, give the name of the

track (Churchill, Pimlico, Belmont,

Santa Anita, etc.);

A. If the bet is for later, say the

number of the race between Steps 1 and 2.

So, the language would be something like this: “Churchill


Note: Your bet will automatically be applied to the current race unless you specify a different race that you want to bet on. $2 Exacta on 1 and 6.”

Betting Simplified (I hope)

   (b) “Churchill.

$100 on #6 to ‘Place’.” If #6 comes in 1st or 2nd place, I win something. The standard bet is usually $2.00.

Examples would be:

2. Second, give the

dollar amount of the bet;

1. If he comes in 3rd place, however, I get

nothing. Betting on the lesser position gives you a win in that

category or higher (but at a lower payoff).

1. Win = the winner; Place = 2nd place; Show = 3rd place

3. Then, give the

type of bet (see below); and


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