Contents

- 1 How does a trifecta box work in horse racing?
- 2 What’s the difference between a trifecta and a boxed trifecta?
- 3 How much is a $10 trifecta box?
- 4 How much does a $2 exacta box cost with 3 horses?
- 5 How much does a 3 horse exacta box cost?
- 6 How much is a 50 cent trifecta box with 4 horses?
- 7 What happens if your horse is scratched in a Trifecta?
- 8 How do I pick a Trifecta?
- 9 How do you calculate a boxed Trifecta?
- 10 How many horses can you pick in a boxed trifecta?
- 11 What’s one more than a trifecta?

## How does a trifecta box work in horse racing?

What is a Trifecta Bet in Horse Racing? In horse racing or greyhound racing, a Trifecta bet is when you place a bet on the three horses which you think will finish the race first and second and third, in a specific order. If they finish in the correct order you win, and you can win big!

## What’s the difference between a trifecta and a boxed trifecta?

A Trifecta is an exotic bet type that requires the punter to select the horses that finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd. A Boxed Trifecta, on the other hand, allows the punter to make any number of selections (limited to field size) with their runners being able to finish in any order.

## How much is a $10 trifecta box?

Your choices for third position, in order of preference, are horses 1, 5, 6. Rather than box five horses at the cost of $60 you could play the following. $10 Trifecta part wheel 2,4 WITH 2,4 WITH 1 = 2 $10 combinations = $20.

## How much does a $2 exacta box cost with 3 horses?

The formula for calculating the cost of an exacta box is (horses in box x (horses in box minus 1) x dollar amount of bet). A $2 box of two horses would be (2 x 1 x 2) = $4. A $2 box of three horses would be (3 x 2 x 2) = $12. A $2 box of four horses would be (4 x 3 x 2) = $24.

## How much does a 3 horse exacta box cost?

This also allows you to choose more than two runners. For example, if you choose three horses in a boxed exacta, any two of your horses need to finish first and second – but you now have six possible combinations, so a $1 boxed Exacta will cost you $6.

## How much is a 50 cent trifecta box with 4 horses?

Example: A 50-cent Trifecta Wheel 6-All-4 costs $4.50 (in an 11 horse field) because it covers the following 9 different trifecta combinations: 6-1-4, 6-2-4, 6-3-4, 6-5-4, 6-7-4, 6-8-4, 6-9-4, 6-10-4, and 6-11-4. Covers some of the combinations in a particular leg of a wager with the selected horses in the other legs.

## What happens if your horse is scratched in a Trifecta?

If one of the selected runners in a Trifecta is declared a ‘non-runner’ or is scratched after the wager is confirmed, wagers will be refunded on every combination which includes the scratched runner and the combination stands and the wager re-calculated without the scratched runner.

## How do I pick a Trifecta?

A simple strategy for trifecta punters is to bank the favourite in a small field. It’s unlikely to reap great rewards, but at least has a good chance of success. The key is to identify the right race, in which the favourite is more than even money and there are some horses with very little chance.

## How do you calculate a boxed Trifecta?

Trifecta Bet Calculator $1 Trifecta Key Costs: To figure the cost of a Trifecta Key, use this simple equation: $ x Number of horses x number of horses minus one. For example, a $1 Trifecta Key 1 with 2,3,4,5 would be 1 x 4 x 3 = 12 possible combinations costing you $12.

## How many horses can you pick in a boxed trifecta?

A Box Trifecta allows your selections to finish first, second and third in any order. You can also select more than 3 runners, the costs of which are outlined below. Pick the first three horses to finish in any order. All three of your runners selected must finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd.

## What’s one more than a trifecta?

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.