Jai-Alai Question of the Week

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#71 - What's with Dania's SUPER Superfecta?

Posted on December 22, 2004 at 11:07:39 AM by Tiger

(Part 1 of 2)

OK, what really happens here? Here's Dania's official description:

If no one correctly picks all the superfecta numbers, in order, there is now a consolation payout of 25% to those selecting the most correct numbers in the Superfecta. 75% of the pool is carried over to the next Superfecta game. (The carryover amount and the superfecta pool are combined on the next game) If someone then picks all four numbers----they win both, if not 25% of the pool is paid out, the carryover and 75% of the pool are added together for the next Superfecta.

Any carryover money going into the last Superfecta must be paid out!

Clearly, this is a different animal, as pari-mutuel betting goes. Some questions come to mind:

Thanks to Bada-Bing for this idea
(to be continued next week)


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