# Question: What does a double bet mean?

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## How does a doubles bet work?

What is a Double Bet? A double bet is the most easy-to-understand multiple bets on offer. It’s just two different bet selections combined into one bet. If your betting double succeeds, you win and receive a payout – better than you could expect from placing two separate single bets on the same selections.

## What is a double sportsbet?

The Double will give you 10 individual multi bets each containing 2 legs. The 10 bets cover all possible combinations of your 5 selections in lots of 2. Place the same bet as a Treble and you will get 10 multi bets, each one of which contains 3 legs.

## How do you calculate a double bet?

How are double bet odds worked out? The odds for a double bet are worked out by taking the odds of each single bet and then multiplying those to create your double bet odds. The other way to work out double bet odds is that the money won from your first bet would be put as a stake on the second selection.

## How does a Pick 3 bet work?

On a PICK 3 bet you select the winning horse in three consecutive races. This is usually offered on the first and last 3 races of the day, although some tracks may offer this bet on any three consecutive races.

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## How does a daily double work?

DAILY DOUBLE: When a Contestant chooses a clue that is a Daily Double, before the clue is read, the Contestant must decide how much money they are going to wager (you cannot wager more than you have, and it must be in units of \$200.) If the response is correct, the Contestant is awarded the amount wagered.

## How does a daily double pay?

A Daily Double provides horse racing bettors with the opportunity of increased winnings compared to normal win, place, and show bets. To win, you must pick the winners of two races in a row that are specified on the program as Daily Double races.

## What is a system 2 3 bet?

A 2/3 system consists of 3 bets which transpire from 3 picks — three 2-pick multis (parlays). At least two of the three picks must be correct to gain some winnings – the exact amount of the winnings depends on how many of the predictions prove correct.

## What is a double stakes about bet?

A double stakes about (DSA) bet is an example of an ‘if cash’ or ‘any-to-come (ATC)’ bet. A wager on two selections and consisting of two single bets. If one selection wins (hence the phrase ‘if cash’) then double the original stake is placed as an additional single bet on the second selection.