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post #24 of (permalink) Old 12-31-2006, 03:24 PM
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Originally Posted by cabby
admin said in another thread that if u win a 1/2 bet u gain points. 200 down and win 300. i dont understand it but u still gain i guess
If you bet 200 points on a 1/2 odds in anything if you win, you get the money you bet back, PLUS money you bet X the odds. Therefore:

200 X .5 (1/2 odds) = 100
You win back the 200 + the 100 that you made from the odds.

Another Example if odds are 3/1

200 X 3 (3/1 odds) = 600
You get back your 200 you put down + the 600 you made from the odds.

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