Some gamblers make wagers all day long.
The Spartans were wagers of war.
A clever gambler wagers just enough to get ahead of the game, but not so much that he could be knocked out.
Yet, precisely because he met the world so seldom in easy dialogue, he was unnecessarily dogmatic in controversy; and many a bottle of wine went to pay for lost wagers.
bulk of the wagers win a couple budding card sharks.
If the event is abandoned all single bets are void and wagers refunded while affected multiple bets will be recalculated excluding that leg.