America’s Bookie is a premier online racebook. We offer over 75 thoroughbred and harness horse betting tracks to bet online every day. We pay track odds on win, place or show with the most generous online horse racing betting payout limits. We have provided our racebook rules for your general information. If you require any additional on our racebook rules please email us.


ALL RACES ARE GRADED as soon as the results become official. The Daily Racing Form is our official results provider. In case of a discrepancy, the HORSE NUMBER, NOT NAME will be considered official. We only take wagers on thoroughbreds online but we do take wagers on selected harness tracks via the call center.

ALL HORSE WAGERS can be made until the horses leave the gate. If for any reason the race does not close due to a technical difficulty and you are able to bet after the horses have left the gate, your bet will be voided and your money returned to your account.

The Minimum Horse wager is $1 online and $10 via the call center, however you must wager at least $20 on the call.

    • Wagering on Future Events ie. Breeders Cup, Kentucky Derby, Preakness, etc. If the horse that is wagered upon does not qualify to enter the race, the wager is a loss.
    • When wagering over the Internet you have no action unless you receive a confirmation number.
    • Once wagers are confirmed we cannot change or void a confirmed wager.
    • We cannot be held responsible for any wagers that do not get in for any reason.
    • Wagers are accepted by saddlecloth number.
    • When you wager on a horse that is coupled you receive all horses running under said number.
    • When wagering on a horse that is part of a field you receive all horses in said field.
    • Attempted pool manipulation will be cause for your account to be closed and your outstanding balance to be immediately returned.
    • America’s Bookie will not honor any wager that was placed after the official time of the start of said race.
    • All disputes to be settled by America’s Bookie using industry standards as guidelines.
    • All phone calls will be recorded and used to settle any disputes. The teller read back is the customer’s wager confirmation. It is the customer’s responsibility to listen to the read back and correct any errors.
    • You must be 18 years or older to setup an America’s Bookie wagering account.
    • Customers attempting to wager more than the stated limit through multiple wagers or multiple accounts are subject to review and possible account termination.
    • Any wagers accepted on a non-existent or unavailable pool, would constitute a refund of the wager.
    • All regular horse racing rules apply for greyhound racing.
    • Track odds are only paid on indicated races. If no banner of other form of indication is up, custom profiles and limits are applied for every single wager.
    • All of these rules can change at any given time, please visit this page to be updated on all the rules that apply for horse racing as well as greyhound racing.

    All wagers submitted have a ticket number, we won’t take any internet wager claims if the customer does not have a ticket number.

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