Horse Racing Betting Strategies

    Sports Betting 101: How to Bet on Horse Racing

    Straight wagers are the easiest bet types to understand and most popular among casual or recreational bettors. They are either to win, place or show. If you bet "to win" this means the horse must win the race and come in first place. Betting "to place" means the horse has to come in either first or second. Betting "to show" means the horse has to come in either first, second or third place.

    Sports Betting 101: How to Bet on Horse Racing

    Straight wagers are the easiest bet types to understand and most popular among casual or recreational bettors. They are either to win, place or show. If you bet "to win" this means the horse must win the race and come in first place. Betting "to place" means the horse has to come in either first or second. Betting "to show" means the horse has to come in either first, second or third place.