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ASK yourself, if you had to put £50 on one horse would you stick it on a 10-1 shot or carefully place it on at even money? Of course you would play safe. It is only when you are betting in odd shillings that you back outsiders, because the others ̶ though more likely to win ̶ cannot win you enough for a small stake. And because backers bet in small stakes on longshots is the reason why they are so often regular losers…