If you are wondering what 15 8 means in betting you have come to the right place.
The 15 to 8 odds of an event happening is the likelihood or probability of that result. 15-8 odds are popular in football betting and for horse racing events in the UK and are a shade shorter than 2-1 odds in the betting market.
In our 15/8 betting odds guide, we explain what 15 to 8 odds mean?, what is the 15 to 8 probability and show you what a 15 to 8 odds payout would be.
- 1 What does 15 to 8 odds mean?
- 2 15 to 8 Implied Probability
- 3 15/8 Odds Calculator
- 4 Convert 15-8 Odds to American Moneyline Odds?
- 5 15 to 8 odds payout
- 6 Popular Questions
- 7 Facts About 15 to 8 Betting Odds
- 8 UK Bookmakers Free Bets
- 9 Summary of 15 to 8 Odds
What does 15 to 8 odds mean?
15-8 Betting Odds means that out of 23 possible outcomes, the 15/8 odds are that there will be 15 of one kind of outcome and 8 of another kind of outcome.
The 15-8 odds calculation means for every 23 betting events your selection should win 8 times and on 15 occasions the selection will not win.
15 to 8 Implied Probability
The 15-8 betting odds probability is a 65.22 per cent probability of a particular outcome and 34.78 per cent probability of another outcome.
The 15/8 odds implied probability means your selection has a 34.78% chance of winning and a 65.22% chance the selection will lose.
15/8 Odds Calculator
Here is a 15/8 odds calculator to work out the potential winnings of a 15-8 priced winner.
How To Use The 15/8 odds payout calculator?
Here is the step-by-step guide on how to use the free online 15/8 odds calculator:
- ‘Bet Type’ will already be selected as a single bet
- Select the ‘Outcome’ of “Winner”, “Placed”, “Lost”, “Dead Heat”, “Void” or “Non-runner”
- Select the ‘Odds’ of 15 to 8
- Select the ‘Stake’ wagered
- The 15/8 odds payout calculator will then work out total outlay, total return and total profit
Convert 15-8 Odds to American Moneyline Odds?
The conversion of 15-8 odds to American Moneyline odds is 187.5.
- Conversion to American Odds is calculated by (2.875 – 1.0)* 100 = 187.5
Money line odds (aka “American” odds or “U.S.” odds) of 187.5 is the equivalent to 15-8 Fractional odds (aka “British” odds, “U.K.” odds, or “traditional” odds).
15 to 8 odds payout
If you wager a bet on a 15/8 betting odds selection and you win, your total payout will be 2.875 which is your stake back plus 1.875 profit.
Here are some examples of 15-8 odds payouts:
- £1 bet on a 15/8 pick returns a total return of £2.88
- £8 bet on 15/8 returns a total return of £23.00
- £10 bet on 15/8 betting odds returns a total return of £28.75
- £80 bet on 15/8 odds returns a total return of £230.00
- £100 bet on 15/8 odds returns a total return of £287.50
- £1000 bet on 15-8 odds returns a total return of £2875.00
Are 15/8 Odds Good?
15/8 odds are great because for every £8 winning bet you will return £15 profit.
The 15-8 odds reflect the chances of your selection and bookmakers will think it has a good chance at 15/8.
Many punters ask if 15/8 odds good or bad and the boring answer is it depends on whether it is value for money in the betting market. A 15-8 winner is good odds and a 15/8 loser is bad odds.
What is 15-8 odds in decimal?
15/8 fractional odds is 2.88 in decimal.
The fractional odds of 15 to 8 in decimals is 2.88 which means for every £8 win stake you get £23 returns if it wins.
Facts About 15 to 8 Betting Odds
- 15-8 are fractional odds
- 15-8 betting odds are slightly shorter than 2-1
- 15-8 betting odds are slightly larger than 7-4 odds
- 15-8 is a short price in large field horse racing events
- 15-8 odds is the outsider in a two-selection event
- 15-8 odds have a 34.78 per cent of winning
- 15-8 fractional odds in decimal odds is 2.875
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 15/8 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 15/8 returns a winning bets total return of £1.88
- 15/8 odds £8 free bet returns £15 win bets total
- 15/8 odds £16 free bet returns £30 bet wins total
- £40 free bet on 15/8 odds return £75.00 winning bets total
- £80 bet on 15/8 odds returns a total return of £150.00
Summary of 15 to 8 Odds
If you have placed a bet on a 15-8 pick and it has won then we have a free online betting calculator you can use to work out your returns on a 15/8 winner.
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When you are looking to place bets on the best horse racing betting sites online or through your mobile phone on the best betting applications if your selection is a 15-8 chance of winning you want to try and choose a bookmaker that offers the best odds guaranteed in December 2022.
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.
- 1-1 Betting Odds
- 1-2 Betting Odds
- 1-3 Betting Odds
- 1-5 Betting Odds
- 10-1 Betting Odds
- 10-11 Betting Odds
- 10-3 Betting Odds
- 100-1 Betting Odds
- 11-10 Betting Odds
- 11-2 Betting Odds
- 11-4 Betting Odds
- 11-5 Betting Odds
- 11-8 Betting Odds
- 12-1 Betting Odds
- 12-5 Betting Odds
- 13-2 Betting Odds
- 13-5 Betting Odds
- 13-8 Betting Odds
- 14-1 Betting Odds
- 15-2 Betting Odds
- 15-8 Betting Odds
- 16-1 Betting Odds
- 16-5 Betting Odds
- 2-1 Betting Odds
- 2-5 Betting Odds
- 20-1 Betting Odds
- 25-1 Betting Odds
- 3-1 Betting Odds
- 33-1 Betting Odds
- 4-1 Betting Odds
- 4-11 Betting Odds
- 4-5 Betting Odds
- 4-6 Betting Odds
- 4-7 Betting Odds
- 4-9 Betting Odds
- 5-1 Betting Odds
- 5-2 Betting Odds
- 5-4 Betting Odds
- 5-6 Betting Odds
- 50-1 Betting Odds
- 6-1 Betting Odds
- 6-4 Betting Odds
- 6-5 Betting Odds
- 66-1 Betting Odds
- 7-1 Betting Odds
- 7-2 Betting Odds
- 7-4 Betting Odds
- 7-5 Betting Odds
- 8-1 Betting Odds
- 8-11 Betting Odds
- 8-13 Betting Odds
- 8-15 Betting Odds
- 8-5 Betting Odds
- 9-1 Betting Odds
- 9-2 Betting Odds
- 9-4 Betting Odds
- 9-5 Betting Odds
- How To Understand Betting Odds
Many punters who understand the 15-8 odds and betting markets utilise the new bookmaker’s special offers they give in opening new accounts and the bookies incentivise signing up with horse racing free bet bonuses.
We hope your 15 to 8 odds pick is a winning selection and please always gamble responsibly.