15-2 Betting Odds

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If you are wondering what 15/2 means in betting you have come to the right place.

The 15 to 2 odds of an event happening is the likelihood or probability of that result. 15-2 odds are popular in football betting and for horse racing events in the UK and are a shade shorter than 8-1 odds in the betting market.

In our 15-2 betting online odds guide, we explain what 15 to 2 odds mean?, what is the 15 to 2 probability and show you what a 15 to 2 odds payout would be.

15-2 Betting Odds

What does 15 to 2 odds mean?

15-2 Betting Odds means that out of 17 possible outcomes, the 15/2 odds are that there will be 15 of one kind of outcome and 2 of another kind of outcome.

The 15-2 odds calculation means for every 17 betting events your selection should win 2 times and on 15 occasions the selection will not win.

15/2 Odds Calculator

Here is a 15/2 odds calculator to work out the potential winnings of a 15-2 priced winner.

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How To Use The 15/2 odds payout calculator?

Here is the step-by-step guide on how to use the free online 15-2 odds calculator:

  1. ‘Bet Type’ will already be selected as a single bet
  2. Select the ‘Outcome’ of “Winner”, “Placed”, “Lost”, “Dead Heat”, “Void” or “Non-runner”
  3. Select the ‘Odds’ of 15-2
  4. Select the ‘Stake’ wagered
  5. The 15/2 odds payout calculator will then work out total outlay, total return and total profit

15 to 2 Implied Probability

The 15-2 betting odds probability is an 88.24 per cent probability of a particular outcome and an 11.76 per cent probability of another outcome.

The 15/2 odds implied probability means your selection has an 11.76% chance of winning and an 88.24% chance the selection will lose.

Convert 15-2 Odds to American Moneyline Odds?

The conversion of 15-2 odds to American Moneyline odds is 750.

  • Conversion to American Odds is calculated by (8.5 – 1.0)* 100 = 750

Money line odds (aka “American” odds or “U.S.” odds) of 750 is the equivalent to 15-2 Fractional odds (aka “British” odds, “U.K.” odds, or “traditional” odds).

15 to 2 odds payout

If you wager a bet on a 15/2 betting odds selection and you win, your total payout will be 8.50 which is your stake back plus 7.50 profit.

Here are some examples of 15-2 odds payouts:

  • £1 bet on a 15/2 pick returns a total return of £8.50
  • £4 bet on a 15/2 pick returns a total return of £34.00
  • £10 bet on 15/2 returns a total return of £85.00
  • £40 bet on 15/2 betting odds returns a total return of £340.00
  • £100 bet on 15/2 odds returns a total return of £850.00
  • £400 bet on 15/2 odds returns a total return of £3400.00

Popular Questions

Are 15/2 Odds Good?

15/2 odds are great because for every £2 winning bet you will return £15 profit.

The 15-2 odds reflect the chances of your selection and bookmakers will think it has a good chance at 15/2.

At 15-2 horse odds you could look to bet each way and still show a good profit if the selection is only placed.

Many punters ask if 15/2 odds good or bad and the boring answer is it depends on whether it is value for money in the betting market. A 15-2 winner is good odds and a 15/2 loser is bad odds.

What is 15-2 odds in decimal?

15/2 fractional odds is 8.5 in decimal.

The fractional odds of 15 to 2 in decimals is 8.5 which means for every £2 win stake you get £17 returns if it wins.

Facts About 15 to 2 Betting Odds

  • 15-2 are fractional odds
  • 15-2 betting odds are slightly shorter than 8-1
  • 15-2 betting odds are slightly larger than 7-1 odds
  • 15-2 odds have an 11.76 per cent of winning
  • 15-2 fractional odds in decimal odds is 8.50

UK Bookmakers Free Bets

When new customers sign up to UK bookmakers they usually receive a free bet welcome bonus.

If you are wondering how the 15/2 odds work when placing bets on sports betting markets with a free bet we can work out your winning bets potential outcomes.

When you have placed a qualifying bet to receive free bets it is worth understanding on any free bet wins you do not get your stake back.

  • £1 free bet on a 15/2 returns a winning bets total return of £7.50
  • 15/2 odds £5 free bet returns £37.50 win bets total
  • 15/2 odds £10 free bet returns £75 bet wins total
  • £20 free bet on 15/2 odds return £150.00 winning bets total
  • £40 bet on 15/2 odds returns a total return of £300.00

Summary of 15 to 2 Odds

If you have placed a bet on a 15-2 pick and it has won then we have a betting online calculator you can use to work out your returns on an 15/2 winner.

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The bet calculator allows you to work out winnings on some of the following bets where you might have an 15-2 shot in the bets:

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If you are looking to place a bet then understanding the betting odds market is important as you want to choose your picks based on the value in the betting ring.

Here are all the betting odds guides we have created at British Racecourses.

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We hope your 15 to 2 odds pick is a winning selection and please always gamble responsibly.