Introduction.Part I: And They’re Off! Horse Racing and the Betting Scene.
Chapter 1: Playing the Ponies for Pleasure and Profit. Chapter 2: All Horse Races Are Not Created Equal. Chapter 3: Getting a Handle on Parimutuel Wagering. Chapter 4: The Skinny on Betting. Chapter 5: Visiting the Racetrack. Part II: How the Players and Factors Impact the Race.
Chapter 6: Studying Horses in the Paddock and during Post Parade. Chapter 7: Riders Up: The Importance of a Jockey. Chapter 8: Calling the Shots: Trainers and Owners. Chapter 9: Knowing the Track Surface and Conditions. Chapter 10: Zoning In on Equipment Changes. Part III: Gaining and Keeping a Competitive Edge.
Chapter 11: Starting with the Right Tools: The Daily Racing Form
and More. Chapter 12: Trying Your Hand at Handicapping. Chapter 13: Planning Your Wagers. Chapter 14: Making the Most of Your Bankroll. Part IV: Risky Business: Tackling More Advanced Bets.
Chapter 15: Betting Exotic Wagers. Chapter 16: Getting Into Sophisticated Handicapping. Chapter 17: Taking On Handicapping Tournaments. Chapter 18: The Race for the Triple Crown: Picking a Kentucky Derby Winner and More. Part V: Playing Different Ponies and Different Venues.
Chapter 19: Harness Racing: It’ll Drive You Wild. Chapter 20: American Quarter Horse Racing: Don’t Blink or You’ll Miss It. Chapter 21: Visiting Your Local OTB: Off-Track Betting. Chapter 22: Betting from Home. Chapter 23: Viva Las Vegas. Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 24: Ten Best Bets and Betting Angles. Chapter 25: Ten Best Racetracks to Visit. Chapter 26: Ten Common Betting Mistakes. Appendix: A Glossary of Horse Racing Lingo.
- Vazba: lepená
- Počet stran: 384
- Nakladatel: For Dummies (18 Mar. 2005)
- Jazyk: angličtina
- ISBN-10: 9780764578403
- ISBN-13: 978-0764578403
- Rozměry: 18.5 x 2.5 x 23.4 cm