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15 Aug 2016

The importance of luck in short term betting

Are profitable sports bettors lucky or talented?
We all read a few stories about people placing big accumulator bets and making $10,000 from a $100 stake. Was it the result of pure luck or skills?

In this article, we will explain the concept of luck when it comes to betting.
 
 

4 Aug 2016

Smart betting on 2016 Olympics

The 2016 Olympics start tomorrow. There are a lot of events, maybe too many for bettors! So many athletes and teams in contention and so many criteria to take into account… the various markets will certainly look attractive to punters all around the world.

To have a deep analysis on every sport is a tough task, but here are a few thoughts ahead of this year’s most exciting event.

28 Jul 2016

Tennis: do sharp punters place Outright bets?

An Outright bet is a bet placed on the final outcome of an entire competition rather than individual matches. Outright bets are usually placed before a tournament starts but are also available after the competition started.

These kinds of bets are usually characterized by much higher odds when compared to regular match bets and as such can look very appealing to many.
 

25 Jul 2016

Horse Racing: understand the basics…

Horse racing is one of the most ancient of all sports, and without a doubt one of the most popular for punters all around the world.
Opportunities are always there if you take time to build some solid knowledge and experience about this complex sport.

In this article, we will provide some basics to help you in placing your first bets on horse racing.

19 Jul 2016

Handicap Betting explained

In this article, we will explain the meaning of football handicap betting, how it works and the different kinds of football handicap betting markets.

In football, like in any other sport, there is a difference in quality between two opposing teams. The difference can be either big or small depending on many criteria such as home field advantage, confidence, winning streaks, player injuries, etc.. These criteria will be used to set odds for both sides.
 

14 Jul 2016

The Martingale system: a betting strategy to avoid

In this article, we will find out why it is not recommended to apply the Martingale strategy when betting on sports.

Martingale is a gambling strategy commonly used in casinos which consists in doubling your stake after every loss, so that the first win would recover all previous losses plus win a profit equal to the original stake. It is usually used to play on red-black on roulette game.