The Pro's and Con's of Betting on your Favourite Teams

Betting on the teams you support can be a big dilemma when sports betting. It’s hard to control your personal bias towards your team and bet impartially. However, if you’re able to use your in-depth knowledge of your team to notice errors in pricing or an angle the bookmakers haven’t taken into account then it could be an easy way to get an edge on the bookies.

How to Manage a Sports Betting Portfolio

Managing your portfolio is key to maximizing potential gains while minimizing risk. The general fundamentals of balancing diversification and focusing on the best risk-adjusted returns are the same in all types of portfolios, whether that be in sports betting, trading or investing. However, with sports betting being the less traditional approach to investing your money, throughout this article I will give examples and tips of how I work out the risk involved and when to diversify. It’s very easy in sports betting to get carried away by the large winnings or losses in the short term as after all, you only win or lose in this game. But hopefully, this can help you build a balanced portfolio and structure to your Sports Betting.

The Multiway Market Myth

In markets with more than two choices, like EPL futures markets or outrights for a golf tournament, the total hold (or margin) is typically much larger than it is for a two-way market when the break-even percentages for all selections are summed up. At sharp books, it can be in the 15-20% range, and at soft ones it can be 30-50% or more. What a rip-off! It seems like those greedy books are charging each bettor a much larger vig to bet in those markets. But is that really true? As they say in the sports world, let’s break it down.

How to Make Trademate Sports a Part-Time Job

Sports betting, if done well, can be very profitable. There are many people, including myself currently using Trademate as a side income or a part-time job. This article is for those looking to take on Trademate as an additional income source and want some key tips on how to get started and succeed.

The Mistakes Experienced Bettors Make When Analysing Hedging

Experience is a tricky thing. It builds up a valuable internal measuring stick that we call “intuition,” and that helps us decide between the right way to do something and the wrong way. But, the best way to learn new things (and to constantly improve) is by questioning.

What Is Expected Growth In Sports Betting and How To Maximise It?

In short, EG is the percentage by which your entire bankroll grows (in the long run) when doing whatever it is you’re doing. That “something” can be making an independent bet (one that has no connection or correlation to any other bet you have open), but it can also be making several bets that are correlated somehow, or betting in a correlated way with some of your existing bets.

Sports Betting Psychology: How To Deal With Bad Runs

Psychology plays a huge part in all forms of gambling. Winning at sports betting is no easy task and the psychological factors just make it even harder. Unfortunately, variance is an unavoidable part of gambling. During this article, we will explore the best ways to deal with bad runs.

Gnoming - How I Use My Friends Betting Accounts Once My Own Accounts Have Been Gubbed?

In the case you want to continue using your favourite bookmaker, you’ve probably thought about using someone else’s account. Some people refer to this as ‘Gnoming’ or a ‘Gnome account’ in the gambling and matched betting world.

How to Beat the Bookies with Accumulators & Help Your Account Life | The Neutral Hedge Gambit

What’s the only thing better than finding a great value bet that gives you massive expected value, while taking back some of the profits from the bookies? Finding two or three of them!

Hedging Bets: A Strategy for Reducing Your Risk When Trading Sports?

Hedging sports bets can enable you to reduce your risk, but it will also reduce your potential ROI. Therefore it is a tradeoff between risk and reward that you as a trader have to make.

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