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Live Betting. What is it and Why Can’t We Do This Online in Australia?

Live Betting. What is it and Why Can’t We Do This Online in Australia?

“The worse a situation becomes the less it takes to turn it around, and the bigger the upside.” – George Soros Live betting or “in-play” betting, can contain plenty of value. We do recommend it – on the proviso that you approach it as you would approach any other sports investment opportunity – with good [...]

August 2, 2012 progam Bookmakers, Sports Investing Theory 0

Getting Paid to Drink and Gamble.

Getting Paid to Drink and Gamble.

There is a chance that the regular sports betting readers of this site will never had heard of Jeff ‘Pigeon’ Collerson’s book “Getting Paid to Drink and Gamble” . Which is a shame. Reading as a book of anecdotes, but reads well as a education piece for sports investment and sports betting students. I recall [...]

June 30, 2012 progam Sports Investing Theory 0

Buddy Franklin Kicks 13 Goals – How Does the 2012 Premiers Sports Betting Market Respond?

Buddy Franklin Kicks 13 Goals – How Does the 2012 Premiers Sports Betting Market Respond?

“Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it.” – Warren Buffet. Buddy Franklin, is back in town. Kept quiet for too long, he rampaged on Saturday against a North Melbourne team that just… well, sucked badly. Slotting 13.4, this performance sends him straight to [...]

June 3, 2012 progam 2012 AFL line movements and thoughts., Sports Investing Theory 0

Sports Betting Secrets – Bookmaker’s Percentage, the Hidden Profit Behind the Betting Markets.

Sports Betting Secrets – Bookmaker’s Percentage, the Hidden Profit Behind the Betting Markets.

“Acting is a tough business, and the percentage of people who make it is very low – it’s about 1 percent.” – Lee Majors. Speaking to a bookmaker friend of mine, his estimate of the proportion of sports betting customers that are profitable long term is of a similar level to those that have found [...]

May 21, 2012 progam sports betting secrets, Sports Investing Theory 1

How We Make Money From Sports Betting Markets.

How We Make Money From Sports Betting Markets.

If you have 5 minutes a day and some funds you wish to invest at a high rate of return, it’s essential you take a look at professional sports investment. Most gamblers approach wagering recreationally: an amount is gambled on an outcome and they then “sweat out” the result. There is nothing wrong with this [...]

April 27, 2012 progam Home post, Sports Investing Philosophy, Sports Investing Theory 0

Annual Returns : Sports Investment Markets

Annual Returns : Sports Investment Markets

“When you look at how much money I have consistently made from the horses… horses would seem a far safer investment than stocks” – Alan Woods, Professional Gambler. Over the years, we have invested in – and profited from – the following sports markets – MLB, NFL, NCAAF, AFL, NHL & PGA. We wager daily [...]

April 27, 2012 progam Home post, Sports Investing Theory 0

The Cardinal Sins of AFL Betting.

The Cardinal Sins of AFL Betting.

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it” – George Santayana. Important discussion with a good mate last night. I was having a chat with a friend of mine, who bets quite heavily on AFL. He’s a punter, and as such, gambles large portions of his bankroll every weekend during the football [...]

March 18, 2012 progam Sports Investing Philosophy, Sports Investing Theory 1

Sports Investing & “That wasn’t supposed to happen…?”

Sports Investing & “That wasn’t supposed to happen…?”

“Expect the Unexpected” – Various. Picture the scene. You have committed to research, selected a play from your universe of options available, and invest, placing what you think is a positive expectation wager. ¬†Then, it gets the pants beaten off it. Not loses, but tanks. Many recreational gamblers (if not nearly all), will take it [...]

February 11, 2012 progam Sports Investing Philosophy, Sports Investing Theory 0