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9/4: For every 4 units you stake, you will receive 9 units if you win (plus your stake). If you see fractional odds the other way round – such as 1/4 – this is called odds-on and means the horse in question is a hot favourite to win the race. … This is the equivalent of a 1/1 fraction.

## What is the probability of 9 4?

Odds Conversion Table

Fraction | Decimal | Implied Probability |
---|---|---|

9/4 | 3.25 | 30.8% |

12/5 | 3.40 | 29.4% |

5/2 | 3.50 | 28.6% |

13/5 | 3.50 | 28.6% |

## What does a 9 2 bet mean?

Example #2: A horse that wins at 9-2 will return $4.50 for every $1.00 wagered. If you had placed the minimum bet of $2 on that horse to win, your payoff will be: $9.00 (4.50 x 1 x $2) + your original bet of $2 – for a total of $11. Generally, payoffs are as follows, based on a $2 wager: ODDS. PAYS.

## What does a 9 1 bet mean?

9/1 can be calculated as 1 / (9 + 1) = 0.10 – There is a 10% chance that the event will happen. 4/1 can be calculated as 1 / (4 + 1) = 0.20 – There is a 20% chance that the event will happen.

## What does a 4 11 bet mean?

You would need to bet four pounds to get fifteen pounds back (your four pounds stake and eleven pounds winnings). The horse could also be given a price of 4/11, if it was a hot favorite. Unless you are quick in your head with numbers, old fashioned odds can be time-consuming to work out.

## What are good horse racing odds?

Odds with $2 minimum payoff for horse racing

Odds | $2 Payoff |
---|---|

4/5 | $3.60 |

1/1 | $4.00 |

6/5 | $4.40 |

7/5 | $4.80 |

## How do you add odds together?

Just multiply the probability of the first event by the second. For example, if the probability of event A is 2/9 and the probability of event B is 3/9 then the probability of both events happening at the same time is (2/9)*(3/9) = 6/81 = 2/27.

## What does 4/5 odds pay in horse racing?

Win Odds and Approximate Payoffs

1-9 | $2.20 | $7.00 |
---|---|---|

4-5 | $3.60 | $12.00 |

Even | $4.00 | $14.00 |

6-5 | $4.40 | $22.00 |

7-5 | $4.80 | $26.00 |

## What does it mean 10 to 1 odds?

Fractions. Whenever you see two numbers separated by a slash, i.e. 10/1, this is a fractional betting odd. Fractional odds allow you to calculate how much money you will win on your bet in comparison to you stake. The number on the left(e.g. 10) is how much you will win.

## What is the most profitable horse bet?

The 5 Most Profitable Horse Racing Betting Systems

- Quentin Franks System. …
- Bet Alchemist. …
- Early Odds. …
- Master Racing Tipster. …
- Profit Maximiser.
- Even if they are not solely focused on horse racing, Profit Maximiser has been one of the favourites out there for few years one and it is not difficult to see why.

## What are 4 to 5 odds?

So, for example, a $10 win bet on a 4-5 favorite returns $18 (5 x $2 (the base unit)=$10, the amount of the original bet, plus 4 x $2=$8). Essentially, the example above is showing that a winning bettor will receive a return of four units on every five wagered.

## What do the odds 5 4 mean?

The numerator and denominator of fractional odds are always integers, thus if the bookmaker’s payout was to be £1.25 for every £1 stake, this would be equivalent to £5 for every £4 staked, and the odds would therefore be expressed as 5/4.

## What does 8 to 5 odds pay?

The odds and what they mean

Odds | Payoff range |
---|---|

8-5 | $5.20-$5.50 |

9-5 | $5.60-$5.90 |

2-1 | $6.00-$6.90 |

5-2 | $7.00-$7.90 |

## What does 6 to 1 odds pay?

A fractional listing of 6/1 (six-to-one) odds would mean that you win $6 against every $1 you wager, in addition to receiving your dollar back (i.e., the amount you wagered).

## What do odds of 2 7 mean?

Odds are the return you can expect to get if the horse you bet on is successful. … So odds of 7-2 mean that for every $2 invested, the punter gets $7 profit in return. This means when you bet $2, the total return if the bet is successful is $9.

## What do odds 6’5 mean?

Reading the Win Odds

For example, 6-5 means you will get $6 in profit for every $5 you wager, while 20-1 means you get $20 in profit for every $1 you wager. In the latter example, a bet of $2 means you would get $42 back for a winning wager.