Getting odds at +200 can be **extremely valuable if you are able to win the bet**. For example, if you were to place a bet of $100 on a team with odds at +200 you would win $200 for that play. You would also get your $100 bet back, meaning that $300 would go back into your account.

## Considering this, what are 5 to 2 odds?

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.

If you bet on Stephens –**1.5** sets and she wins in straight sets (6-3, 6-0) you win the bet. If Puig wins a set, you’d lose.

## Simply so, what does +1.5 handicap mean?

Handicap Home -1.5 means the **minus one point five handicap** of hosts. It’s applicable for bets on winning of hosts in a match. Since the handicap is negative, 1.5 goals/points of hosts are taken away from a final score of a fight. Thus, guests receive a slight conditional advantage.

## Why would you bet on negative odds?

Negative numbers signify the favorite on the betting line. The negative number **indicates how much you’d need to bet to win $100**. If the number is positive, you’re looking at the underdog, and the number refers to the amount of money you’ll win if you bet $100.

## What does +4 spread mean?

A puckline is what a spread is called in the NHL, while a runline is associated with MLB betting. In both cases, the spread is almost always -1.5 for the favorite and +1.5 for the underdog, but the betting odds fluctuate a lot more than in NBA or NFL point spreads because the spread doesn’t usually change.

## What does 1 to 9 odds pay?

Standard Win Bets and Payouts

Odds | $ Payout | Odds |
---|---|---|

1/9 | $2.20 |
7/1 |

1/5 | $2.40 | 8/1 |

2/5 | $2.80 | 9/1 |

1/2 | $3.00 | 10/1 |

## What does a 9 1 bet mean?

Using Betting Odds to Calculate Winnings

Quite simply, for every value of B that you bet, you will win A, plus the return of your stake. 9/1 **for every £1 you bet, you will win £9**. … 1/1 for every £1 you bet, you will win £1. 1/4 for every £4 you bet, you will win £1.

## What are 3 to 5 odds?

Odds of 3-5 indicate that **your profit will be three-fifths of a dollar**. In other words, for every $5 you bet you can win $3 in profit. To determine profit, multiply the amount you bet by the fraction. If I spend $15, then my profit for winning is $9 (15 x 3/5).

## What does a 1.5 spread mean in baseball?

With a run line, **the standard spread** is always 1.5 runs. The favorite will be -1.5 runs and will need to win by two or more to be graded as a successful bet. The underdog is +1.5 and will have to win the game or lose by just a single run to earn a payout.

## How do you read a point spread?

A point spread is a **bet on the margin of victory** in a game. The stronger team or player will be favored by a certain number of points, depending on the perceived gap in ability between the two teams. A minus sign (-) means that team is the favorite. A plus sign (+) means that team is the underdog.

## How are tennis matches predicted?

The majority of approaches to tennis match prediction fall into three categories: **hierar- chical/point models**, paired comparison models, or regression/neural network models. Point or hierarchical models focus on estimating the probability of players winning an individual point within a tennis match.