## How are sports bet winnings calculated?

To calculate “+” odds, divide the odds by 100 and multiply that product by the amount of the wager. To calculate the payout of a $50 bet on the Buffalo Bills, divide 115/100 and multiply by $50 (1.15*$50=$57.50). A winning $50 moneyline bet on the Bills returns $107.50 total to the bettor.

**What does 40 to 1 odds pay?**

MyTopSportsbooks Conversion Table for common Odds

UK | EU | Bet |
---|---|---|

39/1 | 40.00 | $100 |

40/1 | 41.00 | $100 |

41/1 | 42.00 | $100 |

42/1 | 43.00 | $100 |

**How do payouts work in sports betting?**

Sports betting payouts depend on which type of odds are being used. The important thing to note about payouts is that they often include the amount of money you put in. If you bet $170 on the Cowboys to win at -170 odds, the payout is $270. However, the profit, or amount of money you win, is $100.

### How are payouts calculated?

To calculate your payout, divide the amount wagered by the denominator, multiply it by the denominator, and add the staked amount again.

**What does 20 to 1 odds pay?**

Reading the Win Odds For example, 6-5 means you will get $6 in profit for every $5 you wager, while 20-1 means you get $20 in profit for every $1 you wager. In the latter example, a bet of $2 means you would get $42 back for a winning wager.

**How do you calculate money line?**

How to Calculate Moneyline Odds. Underdog: Multiply your wager by (Moneyline / 100), or divide the amount you want to win by (100 / (100 / Moneyline)).

#### How do I calculate my bet?

How are bets calculated? Bets are calculated by the probability of something happening. For example, if the bet is priced at 4-1, then it is calculated as 1 / (4+1) = 0.2 which means there is a 20% chance of the outcome happening. The bet return is calculated by multiplying the stake by the odds.

**What does a 5’2 bet mean?**

The tote board does not show decimals, therefore, 5/2 odds means that the odds on a horse are 5 divided by 2, or 2.5-1. Win payoffs are calculated based on a $2.00 wager because at most tracks this is the minimum bet. Example #1: A horse that wins at 5-1 will return $5.00 for every $1.00 wagered.

**What is a Rule 4?**

Rule 4 is a general rule of betting which relates to the reduction of winnings when a horse you have backed wins or is placed. They are made when a horse is withdrawn from a race because it becomes easier for the other runners to win.

## What does a 10 3 bet mean?

For example, if your bet is placed at odds of 4.3333333 (this is 10/3 in fractional), a £/€ 10 bet would return £/€ 43.33 if it wins, but your odds would show as 4.33.