Intermediate

Controlling Optimism Bias When Betting

February 11, 2019 - Intermediate

As far as your personality goes, many people will tell you that being a happy, optimistic person is good. This is the case with life, although when it comes to gambling this ca...

Rule 4 Explained - How to calculate a Rule 4 deduction

December 19, 2018 - Intermediate

Horse racing punters will have seen that on some occasions when they are paid out by their bookmaker that their returns are smaller than they expected. On their bet slip receip...

5 Football Betting Stats You Must Follow to be Successful

December 18, 2018 - Intermediate

When you are placing bets on football, you can dig out and look over a huge pile of statistical data to try and help you narrow your selections down. Stats are becoming increasingly popular with football gamblers, although there is a chance you can dig too deep and become confused with what you disc...

What is 1X2 Betting?

November 05, 2018 - Intermediate

The term 1X2 betting is what is used when people are referring to the standard three-way betting line, involving home win, away win and draw. This is the basic, standard line f...

The Difference between Betting Limits and Pay Out Limits

March 30, 2018 - Intermediate

Even if you class yourself as experienced within the betting industry, you may still have some slight confusion on the difference between betting limits and payout limits. This...

Calculating Sports Betting Return on Investment (ROI)

September 07, 2017 - Intermediate

It is hardly uncommon for betting the world to implement aspects, strategies or in this case performance measures that come from finance or economy and that exactly is the case wit...

What factors to consider when betting on in-play tennis

August 25, 2017 - Intermediate

Tennis is one of the most bet on sports in the world, with plenty of markets giving gamblers great variety. There are many ways that we can try and make money through the game, su...

Is Virtual Racing Fixed?

May 26, 2017 - Intermediate

Virtual racing is the most recent betting craze which has generated a huge base in the United Kingdom. A couple of new betting operators in the country lead the way in this ...

What are the Most Common Mistakes Football Bettors Make?

May 18, 2017 - Intermediate

So, you have decided to make the next step in your football betting career and evolve from being a casual bettor to becoming a professional of sort? Well done and good luck. We s...

Betting on Underdogs Explained

May 16, 2017 - Intermediate

Betting on underdogs can be rather satisfying and as colorful as the story behind the term – underdog. Dating back to the late 19th century when it signified a losing dog in a sti...

CSGO Betting Explained

May 12, 2017 - Intermediate

The turn of the millennium marked the birth of a shooter video game that has effectively reshaped the gaming landscape and brought the entire playing experience to a whole new leve...

Matched Betting Explained

April 20, 2017 - Intermediate

Traditional betting is a concept which relies on a bettor’s ability to successfully predict and outcome of a sporting event in order to make money on given odds from bookmakers. A classic punter will use his knowledge, experience and ultimate his gut feeling to wager on a selection he feels has the...

How to Calculate Expected Value

April 13, 2017 - Intermediate

A term used in probability theory and statistics, Expected Value is considered a useful tool in betting as well which can help you measure whether a certain selection is potentially profitable. The Expected Value is also known as a mathematical expectation as it represents the average number of res...

Value Betting Explained

March 31, 2017 - Intermediate

Value Betting is arguably one of the most commonly used and referred to terms in betting. At the same time, value betting is also one of the most efficient betting techniques used for acquiring profit. Self-respecting tipsters will make it a mission of their own to always try to find the value bets...

How Does Best Odds Guarantee for Cheltenham Festival Work?

March 04, 2017 - Intermediate

In addition to Non-Runner No Bet, the Best Odds Guaranteed is one of the most exciting ways to bet on horse racing, and naturally on Cheltenham Festival, arguably the biggest eve...

Non-Runner Insurance Explained

March 04, 2017 - Intermediate

Typical for horse racing, the Non-Runner Insurance bet has become somewhat of a classic offer for Cheltenham Festival. With bookies going to extreme lengths to accommodate...

How to make money from betting on Wimbledon

June 21, 2015 - Intermediate

Wimbledon fortnight presents new and existing betting customers with a perfect opportunity to make money from betting. For starters, there are free bet bonuses and price boosts available when you open a bookmaker account. Sometimes you will qualify for a deposit bonus or perhaps a matched free bet ...

How to Understand Racing Form Guide

December 19, 2017 - Intermediate

For newbies and beginners in the race betting industry a racing form guide can come as an overwhelming burden of unreadable facts and stats. The sheer volume of data presented o...

Beating the Closing Odds: One of the Most Important Metrics in Sports Betting

December 09, 2017 - Intermediate

The biggest fallacy in sports betting deals with the never-ending rivalry between luck and skill. To put it in other words, punters will often misunderstand luck and confuse it for skill which is a basic prerequisite for achieving success in the long run. In order to get there, one needs to polish ...

How to improve your betting/profitability

January 25, 2016 - Intermediate

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How To Get The Most Value From Your Betting

May 13, 2016 - Intermediate

We look at value betting and how that can help you profit over time You might have heard the term “value” bandied around when it comes to betting. Somebody might say that a team “represents value” at 2/1 but what does this actually mean? What is value betting? This is simply a case of placing a b...

How to make money in political betting?

December 07, 2016 - Intermediate

Ever since a man named David Threlfall bet £10 that a man would walk on a celestial body before 1970 at odds of 1,000/1 back in 1964, novelty bets have been gaining in popularity, with novelty markets now offered at all major bookmakers. And while people continue to place wagers on prime time TV sho...

How playing poker can help horse race betting and vice versa

December 14, 2016 - Intermediate

You may think that poker and horse racing are entirely separate entities when it comes to betting and making a success of the situation. However, these two forms of gambling have...

How to Hedge a Sports Bets?

January 11, 2017 - Intermediate

Punters, tipsters and bettors around the globe often go to extensive lengths to successfully work their way through betting selections without suffering great losses. If you ask even the most experienced bettors around, every single one of them will tell you that there are no magic formulas with be...

Pros and Cons of Betting on Your Team

January 11, 2017 - Intermediate

Betting should not be an emotional business and experienced punters and tipsters will surely tell you the same thing. It takes a strong character however to overlook betting on one’s favourite team which provides bettors with an opportunity to enjoy an adrenaline rush significantly more intensified...

How to Bet on the Draws

July 08, 2017 - Intermediate

Despite being an outcome as possible as any other in a football match from the statistical point of view, a draw has always been one of the biggest and most demanding betting chall...