2012 09 19 Debacle of the Can of Worms
“Each-Way” type of bet in golf may cause some sort of confusion. This is true especially if you are not really into sports betting. Most Americans don’t have enough experience with these kinds of bets anyway for they’re more inclined to offers in European sportsbook.
Why You must Familiarize Yourself about it?
On the other hand, it is noteworthy to know primarily because of its high popularity and it is comparable to exacta or trifecta in horse racing. This is due to the reason that it is basically making 2 bets at once.
When making each-way bet, you are technically making bets that the player will win the entire tournament and a bet that the player would do exceptionally great in the tournament.
Better than Nothing
If either result takes place, then you are on your way to making money and a lot of sportsbooks would pay you something if the player finished in top 5 or 6 spots.
Needless to say, the payout isn’t going to be that good if your player ends up in 6th place than if they end up in 1st place. At least though, you can still expect to get some money unlike when making “to win” bets.