Gambling mathematics Mathematics of bookmaking Poker probability. A better horse will carry a heavier weight, to give him or her a disadvantage when racing against slower horses. The word also applies to the various methods by which the advantage is calculated. This article needs additional citations for verification. You may improve this article , discuss the issue on the talk page , or create a new article , as appropriate.
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A handicap race in horse racing is a race in which horses carry different weights, allocated by the handicapper.
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The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view of the subject. If a player bets Team B at Book 1, and Team A at Book 2, he will win both bets if either side wins by 2 or less points, and will win one bet and lose the other known as a "side" if either team wins by 3 points. For other uses, see Handicap. Similarly, physically staggered starting positions can be used, for example, in greyhound racing a handicap race is where greyhounds based on their ability start from different starting traps set at different measurements from the finish line, and in human foot racing, for example, the Stawell Gift.