Jargon Buster

Yankee

Multiple bet consisting of 11 bets (six doubles, four trebles and one four-fold) on four selections in different events. At least two selections must be successful to get a return.

Yard

A trainer’s premises from where racehorses are trained.

Yearling

A foal from January 1 to December 31 of the year following its birth.

Yielding

Irish term to describe racecourse going that is soft.