Full cover bets

All full cover bet is a wager consisting of all possible doubles, trebles and accumulators across a given number of selections. There are many different types of full cover bets and you will find an explanation of some of them in this article. Please note that your individual bookmaker might not adhere to these definitions. Always check with your bookmaker about their betting definitions and rules to avoid confusion.

Wondering what a double, treble and accumulator are? Please take a look in our basic bet glossary.

Trixie

Placing a trixie means wagering on three selections comprised of four separate bets: 3 double bets and one treble bet. You must win on at least two selections to get paid.

Yankee

This is a wager comprised of 11 separate bets: 6 doubles, 4 trebles and a fourfold accumulator. At least two selections must win for you to get paid.

Super Yankee / Canadian

This is wager on five selections and is comprised of 26 separate bets: 10 double bets, 10 treble bets, 5 fourfold accumulators and one fivefold accumulator. At least two selections must win for you to get paid.

Heinz

This one is named after the advertising slogan for H.J. Heinz Company “57 varieties”. Heinz is a wager on six selections consisting of 57 separate bets: 15 double bets, 20 treble bets, 15 fourfold accumulators, 6 fivefold accumulators and one sixfold accumulator. At least two selections must win for you to get paid.

Super Heinz

If an ordinary Heinz isn't enough for you, you can go for a Super Heinz. A Super Heinz is wager on seven selections consisting of 120 separate bets: 21 double bets, 35 treble bets, 35 fourfold accumulator bets, 21 fivefold accumulator bets, 7 sixfold accumulator bets and one sevenfold accumulator bet. At least two selections must win for you to get paid.

Goliath

As the name suggests, this is a huge bet. It consists of 247 separate bets: 28 double bets, 56 treble bets, 70 fourfold accumulator bets, 56 fivefold accumulator bets, 28 sixfold accumulator bets, 8 sevenfold accumulator bets and one eightfold accumulator bet. As usual, at least two selections must win for you to get paid.