How to Wager

Learn betting basics to wager confidently

Once you’ve picked your favorite horse or horses, it’s time to use that knowledge to place a bet.

Explore our "How to Wager" guide for detailed explanations of types of wagers, how to place a wager and example payouts for more advanced wager types.

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Ready to up your bet? Here's just a few tips on what to look for as the horses come into the Paddock with our Thoroughbred Characteristics guide.

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