Derby Day is a virtual horse racing game. The objective is to correctly guess the winning horse in the race. There are various betting options available, including Place and Exacta. While not a traditional casino game in the same vein as online blackjack or roulette, Derby Day is nonetheless stacks of fun and the big payouts on offer could surprise you!
How to Play:
This is a straight bet on the winner of the race.
This is a bet on which horses will finish first AND second. Both selections must be correct to pay.
This is a bet on a horse to finish first OR second. Either will pay.
This is a bet on a horse finishing first, second or third. You will win if your selection finishes in any of those places.
This is a bet on which horses finish first, second, third and fourth. You can increase the odds (payout) by adding a fifth selection.
There are six horses in every race. The payout for each horse winning the race is displayed beside the horse’s name. If you click on a horse, an info box will appear detailing information on the horse and jockey. The horses are ranked 1-6 in order of Points, the higher the rating the better the horse form and the lower the payout.
Going and Weather:
The top right of the screen displays the current going and weather.
If you wish you can use the following keys on your keyboard to play the game:
Tab – this will move across different buttons and highlight them.
Enter – this will select the button currently highlighted (like clicking on it).
Return to Player:
The theoretical RTP (Return to Player) for Derby Day is 95.00%.
The Casino Toolbar runs along the upper and lower edges of the game screen. It contains the following buttons and displays:
Game Balance – this displays the current balance you have available at the casino.
Cashier – this is the main banking tool at William Hill Casino. Select it if you want to make a deposit or withdrawal, or if you want to view your transaction history.
Play for Real Money – this button will only appear when you are playing in Fun Mode. Select it if you wish to play Derby Day for real money.
Menu (Tools) – select this to access the following options:
Close – select this to exit from the current game and return to the casino lobby.
Quick Deposit – select this to make a quick deposit without opening the Cashier. It may appear in a pop up window (only once per session) if your balance is running low.
Gadget Bar – when it is enabled, the Gadget Bar will appear on the right-hand side of the screen. It may contain information on online casino bonus offers at William Hill, or let you play mini casino games alongside the current game.
Note on Malfunctions:
A malfunction will void all bets.