Sports Betting Guides
Check out our guides on sports betting. Everything from football to horse racing, cricket and much more. We cover betting strategies, odds, terms and much more.
History – a Rise to Fame The Formula 1 season was launched in 1950 and quickly rose to become one of the most popular and internationally recognised sports competitions in the world. The rise to fame was rapid, investors spending millions of pounds on organisation, equipment, staff and even marketing. It was a massive deal … Continue reading How to Bet on the F1
Tennis is one of the biggest and most popular sports in the world. It has been for decades and it’s pleasing to see the game in Europe continues to thrive, pulling in record numbers at major venues. That comes as no surprise to followers of the sport as its history is littered with drama, upset … Continue reading Tennis Betting
If you’re a fan of rugby you are spoiled for choice with the modern schedule. The fixture list across Europe is fit to burst, with games of note taking place most days from the world of Rugby League and Rugby Union. Rugby Union enthusiasts can catch up on the likes of Rugby World Cup, Six … Continue reading Rugby Betting
Golf betting is on the rise as big price selections, live TV coverage and more markets than ever before entice punters into gambling on a game that was, until a few years ago, viewed as one of the least popular spectator sports. Whether you’re a follower of the US Tour or European Tour, like to … Continue reading Golf Betting
How to Use Free Bets on Betfair Betfair have some of the biggest Free Bet bonuses available on their betting platform. It is important that you know how to use these free bets to their full potential, allowing you to make huge winnings that you can then withdraw! The welcome bonus alone is one of … Continue reading How to Use Free Bets on Betfair
Betfred Free Bets Betfred offer great Free Bet bonuses for new and existing customers to get their hands on. Betfred themselves are on of the top dogs in the betting industry, which makes it even better to claim free bets with them. You can read more about Betfred in our Betfred review. The Betfred free … Continue reading How to Use Free Bets on Betfred
How to Get Free Bets on William Hill Free Bets are not a rarity at William Hill, there is always a free bet bonus to be claimed at this sportsbook. William Hill are a well-rewarding and established sportsbook that allow you to make risk-free bets on a wide variety of markets and turn these free … Continue reading How to Get Free Bets on William Hill
How to Use Paddy Power Free Bets Free Bets are very common at Paddy Power, it is important that you understand how to use them effectively, to make as much profit as possible. Free Bets are offered for both new and existing customers to take advantage of. These offers are great to allow you to … Continue reading How To Use Paddy Power Free Bets
How to Get Free Bets | Guide On How They Work & Making Money Free Bets are an extremely popular way for betting sites to attract new customers, you can find a range of the best free bet bonuses at MaxFreeBets. A free bet offer allows you to get free money from bookmakers, to further … Continue reading How to Get Free Bets
Odds sit at the centre stage of fixed-odds betting which is universally accepted as the most popular way of betting on sports. It is basically a form of wagering against a set of odds on a sporting event set and offered by a bookmaker. There are three basic types of odds – Fractional Odds, Decimal … Continue reading How to Convert Odds
Horse Racing comes as a sport with arguably most the distinctively outlined favourites as almost every event and race will come with a participant most fancied by the bookmakers and punters alike. The most important thing to understand straight from the beginning is that favourites are not exclusively formed by a horse’s true value and … Continue reading How to Avoid Poor Value Favourites
Cricket’s popularity could be easily underestimated by your average sports fan, but the truth is we are talking about one of the most-watched and followed team sports in the world. Cricket is a popular choice among bettors as well. It is fair to say that even those punters who are not that keen on the … Continue reading How to Find the Best Betting Site for Cricket
How to Choose a Betting Site for Horse Racing There is hardly a sport out there that is more synonymous with betting than horse racing and it is a claim beyond argument. Betting and horse racing have been going hand in hand since the very beginnings of this noble discipline and way before the existence … Continue reading How to Choose a Betting Site for Horse Racing
How to Choose a Betting Site for Tennis Underestimated in some parts of the world, tennis is arguably one of the most physically demanding sports. Separated by the nets, two rivals are pitted against each other in gladiator-style venues where the anticipating crowd often witness gripping and eye-catching encounters. In addition to its general popularity, … Continue reading How to Choose a Betting Site for Tennis
In order to address every angle of the subject in question, we are going to take a two-sided approach and deal with different kinds of winning streaks. Before we roll our sleeves up and get down on it, it is worth taking note that sports bettors, and in our area of interest footballer bettors, in … Continue reading How to Assess Winning Streaks
Free Bets. It’s music to every punter’s ears and individually the two favourite words in the world of betting that in combination sound just too good to be true. That’s because they actually are, in most of the cases for punters who think that bookies will let them play for free, win and take the … Continue reading How to Convert Free Bets into Cash
Despite all the information at our disposal and the emergence of the online world which allows us to gain plenty of knowledge before we indulge in a bet or two, the betting world remains a vast and pretty much-uncharted territory. Different betting strategies will allow us to gain an advantage and an upper hand to … Continue reading How to Avoid Availability Bias
Betting on sports – and betting on football for that matter – has a history long as the sport itself with people wagering a lot of money on their favourite teams with different agendas. Some punters – and we’ll call them casual bettors – will place a couple of pounds on a game just to … Continue reading How to Find Football Value Bets
Betting on the Win/Draw/Win Markets If you want to discuss the very basics of betting on football, the Win Draw Win market is at the very core of it as one of the most common wagers people make at a bookmaker, regardless of their stature as a tipster. The Win Draw Win is fairly self-explanatory … Continue reading Betting on the Win/Draw/Win Markets
How to bet on the draws market Football is a sport that offers a particular rush which is in great deal associated with goals and winners. Football fans and bettors alike would often find draws – and betting on draws – tedious and inconsequential which should not be the case. However, betting on draws still … Continue reading How to bet on the draws market
Horse Racing Each Way Betting Strategy Horse Racing is one of the most popular sports in the United Kingdom and one of the favourite sports to bet on as well. With the emergence of the online betting, horse racing has seen a surge in popularity over the past few years with more and more people … Continue reading Horse Racing Each Way Betting Strategy
An Introductory Strategy on Asian Handicap Betting Often considered one of the most complex and difficult areas of sports betting, Asian Handicap is at the same time arguably the most exciting betting option around. Asian Handicap Explained We admit, Asian Handicaps can be a bit confusing at first glance, but once you’ve mastered this discipline … Continue reading An Introductory Strategy on Asian Handicap Betting
How to Bet on Goals Over Football is a game of goals and they are the one thing every fan wants to see in a game. Preferably goals scored by the team they support, to be honest, but any genuine football aficionado will also appreciate a fine goal scored against his team. Goals are the … Continue reading How to Bet on Goals Over
Half Time/Full Time Betting Strategy It might not be the best betting option to go by if you are a novice bettor, but the Half-Time/Full-Time betting option can be quite exciting and rewarding for punters who get the hang of it and want to put an extra edge on betting. The Half Time/Full Time is … Continue reading Half Time/Full Time Betting Strategy
Over/Under Goals Betting Strategies The most popular football betting market to this date is – and probably will be for the foreseeable future – the match winner market where tipsters make a choice between the home team, draw and the away team. However, the second most popular betting choice is the Under/Over Goals market which, … Continue reading Over/Under Goals Betting Strategy
How to Identify a Successful Football Tipster Football betting might sound fairly straightforward and a case of just placing money on a selected bet for an outcome of your choice it definitely cannot be any simpler. Betting as a process and action might be easy but winning and becoming successful at it is an entirely … Continue reading How to Identify a successful football tipster
Effectively Manage Your Bankroll Ask any seasoned bettor you know and see for yourself that effective money management in betting is just as important as picking winners. Let’s face it – despite all the betting strategies that are intended to help you remain afloat and in the green when it comes to finances, most people … Continue reading Effectively Manage Your Bankroll
An Introductory Strategy for Arbitrage Betting Often considered the holy grail of sports betting, Arbitrage is a complex and demanding financial tool which requires a dedicated approach from a bettor. To explain it as easily as it gets, Arbitrage Betting is the process of exploiting price differences between contrasting outcomes of the same event in … Continue reading An Introductory Strategy for Arbitrage Betting
An Introductory Strategy on Accumulator Betting Tipsters who go the extra yard in the betting process and master their single bets often get tempted to make most of their betting time and turn to accumulator betting to boost their odds and enhance the potential winnings. What everybody needs to understand before we dive into the … Continue reading An Introductory Strategy on Accumulator Betting
Lay Betting Strategies The ever-expanding world of online betting has brought forward innovative ways of attracting tipsters and punters with betting options that were unimaginable until a few years ago. One such way which achieved instant popularity still enjoyed to the same and even increased extent today is called Lay Betting. An exciting and truly … Continue reading Lay Betting Strategy
Back to Lay Betting Strategy Betting as a concept of its own involves an element of risk which makes a betting process so thrilling and exciting. The excitement fades away when you suffer a losing bet, but finding a good betting strategy is a way to minimise the risk betting exposes you to. Moreover, certain … Continue reading Back to Lay Betting Strategy
Snooker Betting Strategies First invented as a pastime activity for British Army officers stationed in India back in the 1870s, snooker grew in the early 20th century when this discipline was moved into a more professional frame. Snooker as a sport consists of two players competing over a table covered in green cloth and fitted … Continue reading Snooker Betting Strategy: An introduction to betting on Snooker
Rugby Betting Strategy As a sport played all year round and a discipline enjoying greatly emerging sponsorship deals thanks to its growing international market, Rugby Union is getting increasingly popular with bettors. More and more people every day are looking for ways to earn money by placing a bet or two on Rugby Union, which … Continue reading Rugby Betting Strategy: An introductory guide to betting on the Rugby
UFC & MMA Betting Strategies There is hardly a sport as thrilling and at the same time controversial as mixed martial arts (MMA), which takes the elements of all known full-contact combat sports and puts them in a single, adrenaline-boosting mixture. MMA was originally promoted as a competition to find the most effective martial arts … Continue reading UFC & MMA Betting Strategy: An introduction to betting on the UFC
An Introductory Strategy on Political Betting In case you ever get tired of betting on sports, the betting operators will always treat you with speciality betting markets such as political betting. Betting and politics came almost naturally and, contrary to public opinion, it stands as one of the most popular betting markets around. With world … Continue reading An Introductory Strategy on Political Betting
Place an Accumulator Bet with PaddyPower I am sure you have come across Paddy Power before, maybe it is from their brilliant adverts that seem to appear everywhere we look, or their social media humour which is very droll to say the least. For fans of accumulator bets, Paddy Power are an extremely reliable and … Continue reading Place an Accumulator Bet with PaddyPower
William Hill Accumulator: You are probably aware about the size of William Hill and the fact that they are one of the oldest and most established Bookmakers in the history of gambling. William Hill have always managed to keep up to date with the modern times and adjusted to changes in the industry. To this … Continue reading How To Place an Accumulator Bet on William Hill
How To Place an Accumulator Bet on Bet365 Accumulator Bets are one of the most popular forms of betting. Essentially, they’re a great way to win big by betting less. The more predictions in your accumulator, the higher the profit. Accumulator bets can make you win hundreds from even just betting £1. If you haven’t heard … Continue reading How To Place an Accumulator Bet on Bet365
A Betting Strategy for the NFL American football and the National Football League (NFL) in particular have long expanded their popularity outside the United States borders and established as one of the most followed sports in the world. With more and more NFL games planned and played in the United Kingdom, the European market has … Continue reading A Betting Strategy for the NFL
An Introductory Strategy for Betting on the Cricket Football fans will never admit it and others will argue the claim as well, but cricket has become the second most popular sport in the world and also one people tend to bet heavily on. The imposing popularity of the sport on the Indian sub-continent has seen … Continue reading Cricket Betting Strategy: An introduction to betting on the Cricket
An Introductory Strategy for Baseball Betting Brought by immigrants to North America, baseball the bat-and-ball game evolved into a universally popular sport and one of the most watched and loved in the United States. As of the late 19th century, baseball is widely recognised as the national sport of the U.S. but its popularity spreads … Continue reading Baseball Betting Strategy: An introduction to betting on Baseball
An Introductory Strategy for Basketball Betting In terms of overall popularity, basketball is one of the biggest sports in the world. Millions of people follow various basketball leagues, tournaments and competitions every year around the globe, although the main interest in the sport comes from the National Basketball Association (NBA). The basketball competition of the … Continue reading Basketball Betting Strategy: An introduction to betting on Basketball
An Introductory Betting Strategy for Formula 1 Since its earliest days and Juan Manuel Fangio, whose name remains the main association to the beautiful sport of Formula 1, the flying circus of this racing discipline has constantly evolved. Drivers who got fortunate enough to see their knowledge, experience and driving skills grant them the entrance … Continue reading An Introductory Betting Strategy for Formula 1
Bet on the Greyhound Races Greyhound racing is form of racing that has been around since 1926. The first race being held at the Belle Vue in Manchester. Since then, Greyhound racing has been a good excuse to socialise with family and friends. Now, punters can go watch greyhound racing live, whilst placing bets and … Continue reading Bet on the Greyhound Races
Celebrity Big Brother Betting Celebrity Big Brother 2018 is well and truly underway, which means it is time to make your predictions and place your bets over the duration of the TV show. Within CBB betting. There are a wide range of markets available that you can have fun with. These markets include: Winner, Best … Continue reading Celebrity Big Brother Betting
A Strategy to Bet on the Darts Professional darts is a sports discipline which has gone through arguably the biggest and most significant transformation in recent history. There has been plenty of water under the bridge since darts has been regarded as a simple pastime pub game, played amongst friends over a pint. But the … Continue reading A Strategy to Bet on the Darts
Betting Exchange Strategy The imposing world of online betting has taken the business as it has been known for years by the horns and made gigantic transformations much to the delight of the new generation of punters and tipsters. Back in the day, it would have been enough to go to your favourite bookie’s retail … Continue reading Betting Exchange Strategy
Banker Bets Many punters are unaware of the possible betting strategies within gambling, it is not just about betting on the winner of an event. There are so many different sectors within betting on particular events, you can literally bet on any circumstance. Betting strategies make betting more interesting and enjoyable. You may have heard … Continue reading Banker Bets
Cycling Betting Strategy You have decided to take your passion for cycling and make the most of it by placing a bet or two. Possibly making it work in the long run by becoming a pro tipster in the area and someone who people will turn to for guidance and help? Here is our beginner … Continue reading Cycling Betting Strategy
Boxing Betting Strategy When you look at it from outside the ring, boxing might be as simple as two fighters with their gloves on itching to hit each other and knock the other one down. However, this sport is much more than that. Betting on boxing goes all the way back to the very beginnings … Continue reading Boxing Betting Strategy
Bet Strategy for Aussie Rules Australian Rules Football is one of the versions of the sport universally and globally known in the form of NFL or rugby, but it is also a sport with huge support base which makes it one of the biggest sports in the world. Naturally, it is one of the favourite … Continue reading Bet Strategy for Aussie Rules
Horse Racing Betting Strategy Every business – and betting is no different – requires a strategy if you plan on being successful at it. When it comes to horse racing betting, an understanding of the very sport is the basic requirement. This beautiful sport offers great thrills for those who watch it from the race … Continue reading Horse Racing Betting Strategy
Golf Betting Strategy Even though it is not as dynamic as football for example which is by far the most betted on sport, golf is rather appealing for punters and tipsters who are into somewhat more analytical betting. Golf offers plenty of room for different strategies that you can employ to enjoy success with betting … Continue reading Golf Betting Strategy
A Treble Bet – What is it? A treble is a particular kind of accumulator bet. An accumulator bet is one made up of several individual bets joined together, in which all selections have to be successful to produce a return. The winnings from each bet are rolled forward to the next, which means that … Continue reading What is a treble bet?
A Super Heinz Bet – What is it? The Super Heinz is a specialist type of multiple, consisting of a massive 120 bets drawn from seven individual selections. It isn’t a full coverage bet, which means that it does not involve any singles, so to earn a return from this bet, you need at least … Continue reading What is a Super Heinz bet?
A Patent Bet – What is it? A patent is an example of a bet known as a full coverage bet because it covers every possible combination from a number of chosen selections, which in this case, is three. The patent brings together every single, double and treble from three selections and groups them in … Continue reading What is a Patent Bet?
A Heinz Bet – What is it? A Heinz is made up of 57 separate bets derived from six individual selections and is named after the famous Heinz ‘57 Varieties’ slogan; something to bear in mind next time you’re reaching for the ketchup! Heinz Bet Explained: So how is this unusually-named bet constructed? A Heinz … Continue reading A Heinz Bet – What is it?
What is a Double Bet? A double is an example of a type of accumulator bet. An accumulator bet consists of multiple individual bets linked together and is dependent on all of those bets being successful. The advantage of this kind of betting is that it can generate much larger returns than simply backing each … Continue reading What is a Double Bet?
Canadian Bets: What Are They? A Canadian bet is a five-selection bet that involves 26 separate bets. It is made up of ten doubles, ten trebles, five four-fold accumulators and one five-fold accumulator, and as there are no single bets in a Canadian, it does not cover all the potential winning outcomes. A Canadian effectively … Continue reading Canadian Bets: What Are They?
What is an Accumulator Bet? An accumulator bet is a bet that combines four or more punts into one, providing a return only when all of them are successful. The great advantage of an accumulator is that it generates much higher winnings than a single bet, but the downside is that it carries a higher … Continue reading What is an Accumulator Bet?
What Is Lay Betting? You will find the option to place lay bets on all the best bookmaker exchange sites. They work whereby the bettor can act as a bookie themselves, offering to sell the bet, instead of backing a particular outcome themselves. What does this mean? Here is Lay Betting explained in our bet … Continue reading What Is Lay Betting?
What Is Ante Post Betting? You may have come across the saying ante-post betting when visiting online sportsbook sites but do not know what it means. The simplest explanation is that it is a wager that is put on an event prior to it taking place and usually is before the race declaration. It is … Continue reading What Is Ante Post Betting?
What is SP Betting? It’s always important for online bookmakers to focus on giving its customers as much value as possible for each and every wagering dollar or pound. In an industry that’s as competitive as the iGaming industry has become, customers have grown quite astute in regard to leveraging their patronage in a way … Continue reading What is SP Betting?
Online Betting Glossary Over the last 20 years, online sports betting has been besieged by a great evolution. Bettors used to be confined to simple straight or single bets on a limited number of markets from very closed knit regions. Today, sports bettors have more available variety of betting options and markets than ever before. … Continue reading Online Betting Glossary
A Guide to Spread Betting on Sports When betting on sports, gamblers are typically presented with two general types of straight or single wagers, wagers made on one team or side. The first type of single bet is made with fixed odds. Fixed odds betting is usually reserved for sports with very low scoring and … Continue reading Sports Spread Betting Guide
Acca Insurance If you love a bet on the football, you’ll likely be familiar with Acca bets. Some bookies will even go as far as offering their players accumulator insurance. Acca Insurance offers – What are they? There are a few terms and conditions that you’ll find with acca insurance, if they bookies are offering … Continue reading Acca Insurance
Cash Out Betting Guide Cashing Out on a bet is a saviour for a lot of people but maybe a curse for others. It is important for punters to know when the right time to cash out is and whether cashing out is an appropriate measure to take in the first place. Read our betting … Continue reading Cash Out Betting
A Matched Betting Guide: Making Gambling Work For You Many of you will no doubt enjoy gambling. Placing a wager on the football or a little dabble on the horses is a pastime that millions up and down the country enjoy every weekend. However, whilst you may enjoy the wins, do the losses occur more … Continue reading Matched Betting Guide
What is In Play Betting? Live betting, or in-play betting, is betting on sporting event as they are taking place. For example, this could be betting on a football game whilst it is being played. Betfair were the first to introduce this betting strategy and every bookie were soon to follow. The Very Best Football … Continue reading In Play & Live Betting Tips, Strategies and Rules
How to Hedge a Bet The word hedging is commonly associated with the stock market and is a process that brokers carry out to cut the risks along with guarantee profits. It is also a strategy that can be used when placing bets on sports. In this guide, I will go into further details on … Continue reading How To Hedge A Bet
The Best Cricket Betting Tips (Guide): Cricket is one of the most popular sports to bet on and with so many different games taking place across the world, that popularity is only likely to increase. Whether you are a huge cricket fan or just a casual watcher, you can get involved with cricket betting straight … Continue reading The Best Cricket Betting Tips (Guide):
The Best Tips for Football Accumulator Betting: Football accas are an excellent choice for customers wanting to win big by betting less. But with great wins comes great risk. A football acca is a bet that contains a minimum of 4 selections. For the accumulator to be successful and win, granting the customer with some … Continue reading Football Accumulator Betting Tips
How Does Betting Work? Over the last couple of decade the world of gambling is more complex and now there are more different types of bets available to choose from. This has made it extremely confusing for punters who are just starting out. By using a betting type that you do not fully understand you … Continue reading How Does Betting Work?
A Beginner’s Guide to Betting on the Darts Darts is a fantastic sport to both watch and bet on, and the number of people who have started following the sport over the last decade has increased dramatically. With so many games taking place in one session, and the speed of which games can be played, … Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Betting on the Darts
Bet on UK Sports If you are new to the concept of betting on sports in the U.K., you no doubt could use some information that will help you get started in the right direction. The prospects of betting your hard earned cash without a general idea of how to proceed would be equal to … Continue reading Bet on UK Sports
Yankee Betting Explained: A Guide to Yankee Betting A yankee is one of the most popular multiple bets and a great way to place a wager on a wide range of sports. It is a very old bet and has stood the test of time, still being used today by punters all over the world. … Continue reading Yankee Betting Explained: A Guide to Yankee Betting
How to Bet on Horse Racing While the number of people who bet on sports is usually limited to people who have a legitimate interest in doing so, the population of people who bet on horses is significantly higher because going to the races is often treated as a recreational event or entertainment. People from … Continue reading How to Bet on Horse Racing
How to Bet on Football Brits and other sports bettor throughout Europe might bet on a variety of sports markets, but one person would be hard pressed to find any of them who wouldn’t be just as happy to always bet on football (soccer). It’s Europe’s single most important betting pastime, setting aside horse racing. … Continue reading How to Bet on the Football
Betting Odds Explained A big part of learning how to effectively bet on sports is learning how betting odds are determined and what they indicate about a game or match that is scheduled to be played. Online bookmakers do not create their odds and/or betting lines in a vacuum. There is actually a lot of … Continue reading Betting Odds & Betting Lines Explained
Betting Tips for Wimbledon Of all the four major grand slams that take place throughout the tennis calendar, Wimbledon is one that many people like to get involved with. While tennis fans love the event, it also attracts many people to the sport who would not normally watch tennis, which is great to see. With … Continue reading Betting Tips for Wimbledon 2018
Arbitrage Betting Guide If you are new to gambling you probably have not heard about Arbitrage betting. In this guide, I will help you get an understanding of this form of gambling along with giving useful tips on how to be successful. It will help you to avoid the pitfalls and with making sure you … Continue reading Arbitrage Betting Guide
Our Guide on Betting Odds Understanding betting odds can be one of the most difficult things for new punters who are taking an interest in sports betting. Nothing looks straightforward, and with different ways to display odds, this only adds further confusion to the situation. If you are still struggling to come to terms with … Continue reading Betting Odds Explained