|(a) The exacta is not a parlay and has no connection with or
relation to the win, place, and show pools shown on the tote board. All tickets
in an exacta race shall be calculated as a separate pool.
(b) When purchasing an exacta ticket, the patron shall designate
the exact order of finish for the first and second place animals.
(c) If any part of a coupled entry or mutuel field is a starter,
the association may not refund money wagered under this section to persons
wagering on the entry or field, regardless of whether any part of the entry
or field failed to start. For purposes of this section, if a part of the entry
or field finishes first, the order of finish of the other animals in the entry
or field shall be disregarded in determining which animal finished second.
(d) If after wagering has begun an animal entered in an exacta
race is scratched or otherwise prevented from racing, all money wagered on
the affected animal shall be deducted from the exacta pool and refunded to
the holders of tickets on the affected animal.
(e) If no ticket is sold on the winning combination in an exacta
race, the net pool shall be distributed among the holders of tickets selecting
the winner to finish first. If no such ticket is sold, the net pool shall
be distributed among the holders of tickets selecting the second place animal
to finish second.
(f) If a race ends in a dead heat for first place, the net
pool shall be calculated and distributed as a place pool to holders of the
(g) If a race ends in a dead heat for second place, all tickets
designating the appropriate animal to win coupled with any of the second place
animals are winners and the pool shall be distributed as a place pool.
(h) If a race ends in a dead heat for second place and no ticket
is sold on any of the winning combinations, the net pool shall be calculated
and distributed to the holders of tickets that designated the winner or any
of the second place animals according to their respective interest in the
(i) If a race ends in a dead heat for first among more than
two animals, the net pool shall be calculated and distributed as a profit
for split to holders of tickets designating any two of the animals participating
in the dead heat.
(j) If no ticket is sold that would require distribution under
this section, the exacta is considered "no contest" and the association shall
carry forward all money wagered in the exacta pool to the next consecutive