# How do Patent bets work?

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A patent bet is a cover bet featuring seven selections: three singles, three doubles and a treble. It means that even if only one of your selections is a winner and the other two legs let you down, you are still going to receive a return into your bookmaker balance.

## Is a Patent bet each way?

How does a Patent Bet work? … This Patent bet can be placed when you have three possible outcomes selected and can be placed each way. The potential returns are great for landing just three winning selections.

## How is a Patent bet calculated?

Patent bets are calculated by working out the results of the below bets from the selections:

• 3 x singles.
• 3 x doubles.
• 1 x treble.

## What happens if you have a non runner in a Patent bet?

Non-runners

If there is a non-runner in your Patent, you’ll be refunded for one bet at your original unit stake. Similarly, if you have one winner and one non-runner, you’ll get three bets returned: two singles and a double. In practice, though, your double is effectively another single bet on your winning selection.

## What’s better Trixie or Patent?

A Patent has seven bets. A Trixie bet only has four. A Trixie has three fewer bets in it. This is because while it contains all the doubles and the treble of a patent, it does not have any of the singles.

## How do you win a Patent bet?

It’s becoming increasingly popular to place Patent bets bet on football. In essence, this works in the same way – simply make a selection from each three different matches, and you’ll receive a payout if only one of your selections win. The more selections that come in, the more you’ll win.

## Is a Trixie a good bet?

Trixie bets are great for backing selections at short odds that won’t pay much of a return on single bets because they allow you to focus your staking power on more potentially lucrative multiple bets.

## What is a patent 7 bet?

A Patent bet is a form of multiple method betting wherein seven bets are placed on three different selections. Patent betting is used to cover all potential outcomes and will offer a return even if only one bet comes in.

## How much does a patent bet cost?

A Patent consists of seven bets on three selections in different events i.e. three singles, one on each selection, three doubles and one treble. One or more selection must be successful to have a return. A £1 patent costs £7.

## What is a Lucky 15 bet?

A Lucky 15 consists of 15 bets of equal value on selections in four separate events: four singles, six doubles, four trebles and one four-fold accumulator. … The doubles, trebles and four-fold ensure that with each additional winner your returns can jump significantly as the various multiple bets come into play.

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## What are patent rights?

A patent is an exclusive right granted for an invention. … In other words, patent protection means that the invention cannot be commercially made, used, distributed, imported, or sold by others without the patent owner’s consent.

## Do you get your money back if horse non runner?

Place your bets without worrying about your selection not running. Future Racing betting ceases at 10am on the day of the overnight declaration stage and all bets placed after that stage will be ‘non-runner money back’, ie. your bet stake will be refunded if your horse fails to compete.

## What happens if I have a non runner in my Lucky 15?

What happens to a Lucky 15 with a non-runner? If a Lucky 15 includes a non-runner, all 15 bets still stand. One non-runner and one winner in a double would see you paid out to the value of the single winner.

## Do you get your stake back if horse is withdrawn?

Answer: If a horse is withdrawn before the race start it is considered a non runner and the stake is returned. However if the horse comes under starters orders and then refuses to race you lose your stake.