- The Fold FAQ
What is The Fold?
Bail out of your Racing Bet in the run.
Bet a sure winner only to see them miss the jump? The Fold allows you to cancel a Single Win only Bet and get your full stake back once per day during the race
- You only have one Fold per day, resets midnight Darwin time (ACST)
- The Fold is available on all platforms
- The Fold is only available on Single, Win only bets
- The Fold is available on selected Australian and New Zealand Thoroughbred Races
- The Fold is not available on Futures Bets
How do I use The Fold?
- From the Race Card, you'll see if a Race is Fold eligible
- If you've Placed a Bet, you'll see The Fold icon next to 'My Bets This Race'
- Expand ‘My Bets This Race’ to see your eligible Bets
- Once the race starts, you’ll see the fold timer under 'My Bets this Race' and The Fold button next to each Bet you can potentially Fold
- Heads up: You only have a limited time to fold, you will need to press the Fold button and confirm it by selecting the Confirm button
- Once confirmed, you will see 'Bet Folded!' with your returned Stake amount
- Your full stake will be returned to your account when the Race is settled
How do I access The Fold?
You can access The Fold on eligible Australian/NZ Thoroughbred races in the Race Card denoted by The Fold icon:
How much time do I have to Fold?
You’ll get a reasonable amount of time to fold, keep an eye on The Fold timer!
Can I Fold more than one Bet?
You get one Fold per day to use on eligible Australian/NZ Thoroughbred races, with the option to fold any one of your Single Win bets on an eligble race
When do I get my Stake back?
You’ll get your full stake back when the bets are settled for that Race
Heads Up: If the funds you used to Bet are non-withdrawable, the stake return you receive after using The Fold will also be non-withdrawable
Where is The Fold available?
The Fold is only available at selected racetracks and races where the Fold icon is visible on the racecard.
Can I use a Bonus Bet with The Fold?
The Fold is not available for Bets placed with Bonus Bets
Can I Fold a Bet where I used a Power Play?
Yes, however you won't get your Power Play back
Can I use The Fold in a Multi Bet?
The Fold is only available for Single, Win only Bets
Can I use The Fold in a Punters Club?
The Fold is not available in Punters Club