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25th Feb 2018 | General

What Is A Yankee Bet?

What Is A Yankee Bet? | Betting Bias Explains

11 Bets: 6 doubles, 4 trebles and 1 four-fold. Learn what a Yankee bet is, how much it costs and how many bets it entails.

Yankee
Number of selections: 4
Number of bets: 11
Composition of bet: 6 doubles, 4 trebles and 1 four-fold

A Yankee used to be a popular horse racing bet but is now widely used across all sports. Comprising four selections the potential winnings increase (compared to a trixie) as the odds multiply. To keep the cost of the bet down, singles are removed meaning a Yankee costs 11 times your stake. Beware you need at least two winners to guarantee a return.

How many bets is a Yankee?

Example returns of a Yankee
Placing an £11 Yankee (£1 x 11 bets) at odds of 2/5, evens, 4/7 and 2/7 would return the following depending on the outcomes of the selections.
yankee bet

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