Rules governing. At tracks
which have the exacta pool, the rules of this section will govern the system
Exacta wagering shall be permitted only in accordance with section
of these regulations.
Rules printed in program. The rules for exacta shall be printed in
the daily racing programs sold to the public within the premises of racing
Definition. The exacta is a contract by the purchaser of a ticket
combining two (2) horses in a single race, selecting the first two (2)
finishers in the exact order of finish as officially posted. All exacta tickets
will be for the win and place combination only.
No exchange of tickets.
There positively shall be no exchange of tickets after the purchaser thereof
has left the sales window.
Not a parlay. The exacta is not a "parlay" and has no connection
with or relation to any other pool, and is no part of the win, place and show
pools, daily double, quinella, trifecta, superfecta, or other wagering pool.
All tickets will be calculated in an entirely separate pool
Selected by numbers.
Selections are to be made by program numbers and not necessarily by post
position numbers. LARGE numbers appearing on the tickets are program numbers of
and distribution of pools. The exacta shall be calculated and
distributed as follows: the net pool divided by the amount wagered on the
winning combinations determines the payoff per dollar bet, including profit and
winners. If no ticket is sold on the winning combination of an exacta
pool, the net pool shall be distributed as a place pool between holders of
tickets selecting the winning horse to finish first, and/or holders of the
tickets selecting the second place horse to finish second.
Refund. If no ticket is sold
that would require distribution of the net exacta pool to winners as defined in
this section, the association shall make a complete and full refund of the
exacta pool upon surrender of the exacta tickets so purchased.
(1) In the event of a dead heat for win, the
net pool shall be distributed to each combination of winners separately as in a
win pool dead heat, e.g., in a dead heat of two horses there are two winning
combinations, in a dead heat of three horses there are six winning
(2) In the event of a
dead heat for second the net pool shall be divided as in a win pool dead heat
among holders of tickets combining the winner with each second place
Entries, fields. Coupled entries and fields are prohibited in
or excused horse. Should any horse entered in an exacta race be
scratched or excused by the stewards after wagering has commenced, or should
any horse be prevented from racing because of the failure of the starting gate
to open, all tickets including such horse shall be deducted from the exacta
pool and money refunded to the purchasers of tickets on the horse so excused or
prevented from racing.
Permitted sales. Sale of exacta tickets other than through
pari-mutuel machines shall be deemed illegal and is prohibited.
Hold tickets. Tickets should
be retained until the results have been declared official.
Denominations of tickets.
Exacta tickets shall be sold only in denominations approved by the