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## What is a boxed first 4?

Box First 4

This means **having four or more selections and they can finish in any order as long as they fill the first four positions**. If you have boxed four horses then to receive 100 per cent of the dividend, you must place $24 at stake.

## How does a first 4 payout work?

The amount you win is calculated **by dividing up the pool of money* that the entire betting community spent on First 4 bets in a race by the amount of correct $1 bets**. Therefore, if you place a $5 First 4 bet, you’ll have five shares in the winning First 4 pool.

## What does a 1/4 bet mean?

In spoken form this is “**Four-to-one on**”. 1/4: For every 4 units you stake, you will receive 1 unit if you win (plus your stake). 1/2: For every 2 units you stake, you will receive 1 unit if you win (plus your stake).

## How much is a First 4 bet?

A Boxed First Four – which allows for the horses to finish in any order – with the same number of selections (4 selections being the minimum) will cost **a minimum of $24** due to the increased number of winning combinations.

## What pays more Trifecta or First Four?

If you boxed the minimal allowable number of horses in a trifecta, and that is three, it would cost you $6. But to box the minimal number in **a first 4 you will pay four times as much**. … The first 4 is now costing you six times as much, and it will only get worse as you add horses.

## How much is a 4 horse boxed trifecta?

The cost for a three-horse box trifecta is $6 for a $1 unit, or $3 for a . 50 cent unit. Common alternatives are the four and five-horse trifectas which cost more, but gives punters a better chance of success. A four-horse boxed trifecta costs **$12** and a five-horse trifecta costs $60.

## What is it called when you bet on 4 horses?

**The superfecta** is a type of wager in USA and Canada parimutuel betting in which the bettor, in order to win, must pick the first four finishers of a race in the correct sequence.

## How much does it cost to Box 5 horses in a first 4?

A. The amount you invest is calculated as a percentage of the full dollar dividend. Example: a boxed First 4 with 5 runners costs **$120** to receive 100% of the dividend. If you invest $30, your percentage is 25% of the dividend.

## What does 4 to 5 odds pay?

Odds with $2 Minimum Payoff for Horse Racing

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

3/5 | $3.20 |

4/5 | $3.60 |

1/1 | $4.00 |

6/5 | $4.40 |

## 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 are 11 to 4 odds?

Common Betting Odds Conversion Table

Fractional | American | Implied Prob |
---|---|---|

11/4 | 275 | 26.67% |

14/5 | 280 | 26.32% |

7/2 | 350 | 22.22% |

4/1 | 400 | 20.00% |