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I have a horse racing question that I hope that you can answer.

If a horse is a 6 to 5 favorite, what does the ratio indicate?

Does it indicate that out of 11 races, the horse is favored to win 6 times?

I thank you for your reply.

this means the odds for betting.  if you bet $600 you can win $500
the more the horse is the favorite the more the odds will be against you .  however
if a horse is not a favorite to win it might be 20 to 1. this means
you would win $20 for each dollar bet.

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