Race car driver Demetri Lucas's life is comprised of two things: betting and winning. He lives hard and fast – and likes women to match. But when Demetri gets an opportunity to help an old friend by purchasing some horses from Quest Stables, he runs up against the most stubborn woman he's ever met…. Squeaky-clean country singer Elizabeth Innis is part of the prestigious Preston clan, so when an outsider makes a bid to buy the horses, Elizabeth is furious. Even worse, when she finally meets the interloping Demetri, she's ridiculously attracted to him – and it's mutual! The only problem? They mix like oil and water. But Demetri has a solution – a small wager. And his prize is Elizabeth….