What is a Super Yankee Bet?

If you love multiple bets, then you may want to check out the Super Yankee. It’s a way to bet 26 times on only five selections. This includes doubles, trebles, four-folds and a five-fold.

Placing a bet of this kind gives you plenty of opportunity to win. With that extra chance of rewards comes more risk. If you place a £1 win-only bet, your stake will cost £26.

You may have heard us talk about this type of bet before, it is also known as a Canadian bet.

As complicated as the bet is to understand, we explain it below. Plus, it’s super-easy to place a bet of this nature online. Read on for more details.

Super Yankee Bet Explained

As discussed already there are five selections and a total of 26 bets. They spread across different types of bets including doubles, trebles and four-folds. We breakdown the exact bets here:

  •     10 doubles
  •     10 trebles
  •     5 four-folds
  •     1 five-fold

It costs more than an accumulator but there is more chance of a return. To get a return of any kind, at least two of the picks need to win. That’s not to say you’re necessarily profit, that depends on the odds of the winners.

Calculating Returns of a Super Yankee

When placing a bet online, you will be given the maximum return. That doesn’t help you work out how much you’ll win if one or more lose. It’s not always simple to calculate but thankfully there are plenty of ways to calculate your bet online.

How to Place a Super Yankee Bet

This is the simple part, especially when doing it online. Find the best online bookmaker and then pick your five selections. From there, you will need to choose the multiple bets.

You will see various options, look for the Super Yankee bet. If you cannot find it then check to see if it’s been named a Canadian bet. Either way, pick whichever one has been listed and enter the stake.

Remember- the stake is multiplied by all 26 bets.

Other Bet Types

Here is the full list of horse racing betting types:


It’s a big bet that adds fun elements to a five-fold. If you have five selections but you are unsure on one or two, then back it up with a full cover bet.

This one allows you another chance and by two or more selections winning, you will see a return.

The bet is five selections, 26 bets that consist of 10 doubles, 10 trebles, 5 four-folds and a five-fold. Why not give the Super Yankee bet a go next time if you’re feeling lucky!