First Past The Post Payout: How Protest Payouts works
- Your guide on the First Past The Post Payout
- Why are you paid out if your horse loses on protest?
- Our expert will guide you through the bookmaker feature
How does the First Past The Post Payout work?
What codes of racing is this available?
Does this payout include exotics?
Which bookmakers offer Protest Payout insurance?
First Past The Post Payout FAQs
What is the First Past The Post Payout?
First past the post payout is a feature used by most bookmakers, where if your horse wins the race, but is beaten on protest, they will pay you out as the winner, as they will the second placed horse, promoted to first.
Can I be paid out on top tote betting?
Both fixed odds and tote win bets on horses demoted from first to second will be paid out as winning bets.
Do I get paid out on exotics and multibets?
The first past the post payout only includes fixed win bets in races, and no extra exotics or multis that a punter may have taken with the horses involved.