What does it mean to handicap a horse race? – Horse Racing Best Bet Of The Day

By handicapping, the term entails looking at race results to determine the winner’s handicap. Horses’ handicaps come from five factors that track and race fans usually watch for: Weather: How hot, cool or wet the ground is Saturation: The number and intensity of raindrops on the surface Temperature: The temperature between 30-50 degrees Water: How…

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What is a patent bet? – Templegate’s Horse Racing Tips

A patent-related bet (often abbreviated patent or pat­ent) is bet on a possible invention that has yet to appear. A patent-related bet is often used in business to evaluate potential investments in the technology. Although patents exist in many different fields, their application is often made possible by the patent system. These bets are sometimes…

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Why do horses carry extra weight? – Will Rogers Downs Race 10

It is an ancient ritual that helps the animal balance itself when standing on two legs or hooves. But some experts have questioned whether the ritual is really necessary. Image copyright Getty Images Professor John O’Connor, of the College of Veterinary Surgeons at the University of Exeter, said extra weight “is more likely to cause…

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What is the oldest horse race in the world? – Oddschecker Stats

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How do you rate horses in racing? – Today’s Longest Travellers Horse Racing

I think I’ve got one horse, which is my brother’s horse. My father has a lot of horses who I’ve managed over many years; there’s very few who I’ve managed in my lifetime. I have one horse, which I bought from somebody in Birmingham in the mid-1970s. The horse is an 18-year-old one, and he…

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