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The Orders and Rules of Racing

PART 5 - THE RESULT - (B)60 to (B)66


64. Dead-heats: placing

64.1 Where two horses run a dead-heat for first place in any race it shall not be run off.
64.2 Each horse that divides a race for first place shall be regarded as a winner.
64.3 When a dead-heat is run for second place and the winner of the race is subsequently disqualified or its placing is altered, the horses which ran the dead-heat shall be regarded as having run a dead-heat for first place.
64.4 When a dead-heat is run for any lower placing and the placings are subsequently altered the horses which ran the dead-heat shall be regarded as having run the dead-heat for the new placing.
For other provisions relating to dead-heats, see Rules (F)48, (F)120 and (F)137.2.1, and Schedules (F)10 and (F)13 (which include provision as to distribution of prizes, effect of a dead-heat on a selling race and penalties).