Ladbrokes Racing Acronyms – Epsom Handicap & Turnbull Stakes

The horse racing world has always had a language of its own and in the same way acronyms have slowly started to take over the English language they have now entered the horse racing vernacular thanks to leading online bookie Ladbrokes.com.au taking common acronyms and giving them a punting twist.

Ladbrokes has just entered the Australian betting market and to celebrate they have come up with a number of clever horse racing acronyms that completely revolutionised the way that modern punters can speak to each other at the track, online, over the phone or down at the pub.

With the Spring Racing Carnival 2013 getting serious this weekend with Group 1 racing in both Sydney and Melbourne, now is the perfect time to impress your mates by showing off your knowledge of Ladbrokes’ clever horse racing acronyms!

ASAP

A Seriously Astute Punter

How To Use This Weekend:

“Let’s follow that bloke he looks like ASAP.”

AWOL

Another Win On Ladbrokes

How To Use This Weekend:

“I can’t believe it I just had AWOL.”

BOG

Best Odds Guaranteed

How To Use This Weekend:

“Why back Puissance De Lune in the Turnbull Stakes here when you can get BOG at Ladbrokes.”

Guelph BRB

Guelph looks a certainty in the Flight Stakes, I'll BRB (Bet Really Big). Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

BRB

Bet Really Big

How To Use This Weekend:

Guelph looks a certainty in the Flight Stakes, I’ll BRB.”

BTW

Bet To Win

How To Use This Weekend:

“I am going to BTW on Zoustar in the Roman Consul Stakes.”

DTO

Double The Odds

How To Use This Weekend:

“DTO on Puissance De Lune to win the Turnbull Stakes.”

FWB

Favourite Worth Backing

How To Use This Weekend:

Prince Cheri is a FWB in The Metropolitan.”

GTFO

Guaranteed Top Fixed Odds

How To Use This Weekend:

“You would be crazy not to take advantage of the GTFO at Ladbrokes in the Turnbull Stakes.”

IPO

Interesting Punting Options

How To Use This Weekend:

“There are so many IPO in the Epsom Handicap.”

LMAO

Looks Might Attractive Odds

How To Use This Weekend:

Lidari LMAO in the Epsom Handicap.”

LOL

Latest Odds Live

How To Use This Weekend:

“Can you check the LOL at Ladbrokes for me?”

MILF

Mate I Love The Favourite

How To Use This Weekend:

“MILF in the Edward Manifold Stakes.”

OMFG

Oh My Favourite Galloper

How To Use This Weekend:

“OMFG is running in the Turnbull Stakes this afternoon.”

ROFL

Right Odds From Ladbrokes

How To Use This Weekend:

“Don’t check anywhere else you will always get the ROFL.”

VIP

Very Important Punter

How To Use This Weekend:

“Everybody is a VIP at Ladbrokes.”

WTF

Who’s The Favourite

How To Use This Weekend:

“Mate WTF in the Gilgai Stakes.”

YOLO

You’re On Ladbroke Odds

How To Use This Weekend:

“You better make sure YOLO in the Craven Plate.”

By using these racing acronyms you are sure to look like ASAP at the races this weekend!

Leading online bookie Ladbrokes.com.au has not only introduced the world to the Urban Racing Dictionary but is also offering the Double The Odds on major Group 1 races in Melbourne throughout the spring, including the Turnbull Stakes.

Sign-up before this weekend to receive DTO for the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes as well as a take advantage of the first deposit bonus of up to $500 free – claim now at Ladbrokes.com.au