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treble chance

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Definition of treble chance in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
A form of football pool in which different numbers of points are awarded for a draw, an away win, and a home win.
Example sentences
  • Dobbin can also land the John Wade Selling Handicap Hurdle on Ball Games, while Lahib The Fifth, twice a winner for Nicky Richards, can provide Dobbin with a treble chance in the Jewson Novices' Hurdle Qualifier.

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