Betting at the races. It’s a minefield of odds, confusing lingo and sheer luck. But not this year. Because this race season, you’ll be armed with our best tips and tricks to owning the track and showing your friends exactly who’s boss.
Pro Tip #2
Step away from the favourite
If the odds-on favourite won all the time, everyone would be raking in the cash. Look past the odds and assess the ability of the horse. Was it injured in previous races but is in top physical condition this time? Was the favourite’s good run just a fluke? This can all affect the odds, so do your research.
Pro Tip #4
Don’t be afraid to bet big with low odds
Sure, it’s a lower pay-out. But if you put big money on small odds and consistently win throughout the day, you’ll go home with more money than the bigger risk takers.
Pro Tip #5
Copy the friend that keeps winning
Betting’s hard work. If all else fails and you really can’t figure it out, copy the friend that keeps winning (we won’t tell).