# What is a tote jackpot bet?

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## How are Tote bets calculated?

Calculating your potential winnings on Tote Win bets

If your horse wins, the returns are calculated by dividing the pool after Tote’s deductions by the number of winning units. £1 is equal to one unit and you’ll be paid out in proportion to your stake.

## What is a Tote Trifecta bet?

The Tote Trifecta is a bet where the aim is to select the horses that finish first, second and third in a race. … The win dividend for a successful Trifecta is dictated by the total number of money bet into the Tote Trifecta pool for the race and the total number of winning bets placed by all bettors.

## What is Tote racing?

What is the Tote? The Tote is different from traditional bookmakers, in that it is betting from a cumulative pool of prize money rather than on fixed odds return. This means you place your bet and your stake goes into a ‘pool’ of money. Each bet type has its own respective pool.

## Is tote or fixed better?

Since the payouts in totes bets are an approximation that gets better as the race draws nearer, it’s often worth waiting before placing your bet. In contrast, if you really want to back the favourite, perhaps fixed odds are the best way to go (so you avoid your winnings being diluted as more people make the same bet).

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## How do you win a Quadpot?

To win the Quadpot you just need to find a horse to place in races three to six at any meeting. The Quadpot is available to play from 9am every day at all meetings in the UK and Ireland and at selected major international meetings.

## How do you get TOTE winnings?

How do I claim any Tote winnings once I leave the course? Winning tickets should be claimed on the day or at a future meeting from any Tote window at one of our 55 racecourses. All payments will be made via BACS transfer.

## Can you bet just to place?

A place only bet is one of the simpler bets you can go for when having a wager on horse racing or greyhound racing. The term is usually used to describe a scenario in which the horse or greyhound is bet upon to finish in the top two or three, rather than whether or not it will win the race outright.

## How much do you win on a place bet?

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 does a Trifecta bet cost?

Trifecta Box Costs:

\$1 Trifecta Box with three horses \$6 (6 possible combinations)
\$1 Trifecta Box with four horses \$24 (24 possible combinations)
\$1 Trifecta Box with five horses \$60 (60 possible combinations)
\$1 Trifecta Box with six horses \$120 (120 possible combinations)
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## What is the difference between a Trifecta and a Tricast?

is that tricast is (british) a specific kind of horse race betting, made by choosing the first three horses home in the correct order or tricast can be the simultaneous broadcasting of an audio via fm, web streaming and podcasting used in radio stations while trifecta is (us|australia|new zealand) a bet in which the

## How does a Trifecta bet work?

In horse racing or greyhound racing, a Trifecta bet is when you place a bet on the three horses which you think will finish the race first and second and third, in a specific order. If they finish in the correct order you win, and you can win big!

## Can you bet on the tote online?

Betting Online

All online bets are covered by Tote Guarantee which means you will always receive SP or better. You can stream live UK and Irish racing without placing a bet. Bets can be placed on all UK and Irish racing alongside selected international racing.

## How do you run a tote?

The easiest way to do this is to make a simple Tally. Write the numbers one to eight down the left hand side of a sheet of A4 paper and put a tick next to each number every time you sell a ticket. Do this for every race. When the Tote closes you can quickly add up the number of bets placed / tickets sold.

## How do you win a winning margin?

Winning margin betting is when you place a bet predicting the goal difference that the winning team will win with. To give you a simple example, when you bet on a winning margin with 2 goals, the team then will need to win with 2 goals difference, i.e. 2-0, 3-1, 4-2 etc.

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