Rules of Betting : Place Accumulator Pool


10.1.
PURPOSE:
The purpose of the Place Accumulator is to select a placed horse in each of the legs constituting the Place Accumulator as designated in the official race card.

10.2.
UNIT OF BETTING AND MINIMUM BET:
Refer to Chapter 11.

10.3.
LIMITATION OF PLACE ACCUMULATOR BETTING:

10.3.1.

The number of placed horses applicable to the Place Accumulator Pool will be three, regardless of the number of carded horses/runners.

10.3.2.
RESERVE RUNNERS:
10.3.2.1.

The carded number of any Reserve runner replacing a scratched horse remains unaltered and consequently field selections should include all horses carded.

10.3.2.2.
Rule 10.3.3. applies to scratchings.

10.3.3.
SCRATCHINGS:
10.3.3.1.

If any horse is scratched from any leg the holder of any ticket on which such horse has been selected, shall be deemed to have selected the tote favourite in such leg.

10.3.3.2.
No refunds shall be given in respect of scratched horses.

10.4.
CALCULATION OF DIVIDEND:
10.4.1.

The dividend shall be determined by dividing the net pool by the total number of unit bets on the winning combination /s.

10.5.
CARRY FORWARD:
In the event of there being no winning ticket on a Place Accumulator Pool, the net pool will be carried forward and added to a net Place Accumulator Pool selected at the sole discretion of the Club, provided that such carry forward is made within one month of the original pool.

10.6.
ABANDONED OR CANCELLED LEGS:
If for any reason whatsoever a Place Accumulator race is abandoned or cancelled the dividend shall be determined by dividing the net pool by the number of unit bets on the winning combinations in the legs of the Place Accumulator which were duly decided provided that if there is no unit bet on the winning combinations the provisions of Rule 10.5. shall apply.

All selections in any abandoned or cancelled legs shall be deemed to be winning selections.

10.7.
REFUNDS:
No refunds will be made in respect of any Place Accumulator ticket, except in instances where a race meeting is cancelled or abandoned before the first or second leg of the Place Accumulator pool. No refunds will be made in respect of any pool carried forward.

10.8.
DEAD HEAT:
In the event of a dead heat between two or more horses for any place in the Place Accumulator, all such horses shall be deemed to have filled that place and following places within the ambit of Rule 10.3.1.