Sports Betting

  • What is the Halo Effect and how does it affect your judgment
  • When we bet, we usually bet intuitively. Meaning we rely on what we know and feel about a particular team or player and make an on-the-spot judgment of the chances of success. While Intuition is great at instantly assessing if someone is upset or angry at you, it's not great when assessing whether a team or player will successfully win their respective matches. The Halo Effect is a big... ››› more
  • [06 June 2019]
  • What does an 18th century English minister and sports betting have in common?
  • It took over 200 years for Thomas Bayes' work to be recognised. With the invention of the personal computer Thomas Bayes' Bayesian analysis has gained wide spread acceptance in many different spheres. Such as predictive models and artificial intelligence to name a few. In its simple form the Bayesian analysis uses probability and reasoning to make a decision in the face of uncertainty,... ››› more
  • [25 April 2019]
  • Maximise your profits with over under betting
  • As a sports bettor, I am constantly looking at ways to maximise my bottom line. I've tried and tested nearly every market the bookie has to offer. And one increasingly popular type of market has caught my attention. It's called the over under market, and nearly every sport has it on offer. Today I want to show you how it works and what you can do to maximise its potential. Let'... ››› more
  • [18 April 2019]
  • Are you a Lion or a Rhino sports bettor?
  • I doubt you've ever considered whether you're more of a Lion or a Rhino.   However, these two animals are not only part of our beautiful big five, but illustrate important traits about the way we think and impact our ability to make successful betting predictions. “Lions know many things, while Rhino’s know one big thing!”   Find out which one you are below?   _____... ››› more
  • [11 April 2019]
  • How to DOUBLE your money from betting on the draw!
  • Did you know that on average you could double your money betting on a draw than on just the old-fashioned winner? TWO TIME MORE! Just last weekend, Chelsea took on Manchester United. The odds for Chelsea to win were 1.77, this means you could turn R1,000 into R1,770. While the odds for Manchester United to win were 1.80, this would turn R1,000 into R1,800. But now take a look a... ››› more
  • [25 October 2018]
  • How I use “Poisson Distribution” to successfully predict winning soccer outcomes
  • Every weekend myself and a couple of mates from work head over to our local sports bar, where we catch the lunch time Barclays Premier League game that day. The afternoon always starts out the same, with great debate and the odd bet or two. The most common friendly bet we place is the goal outcome for that game. But, here's something they don't know I have. It's helped me with the goal ou... ››› more
  • [25 October 2018]
  • How fantasy soccer can improve your sports betting
  • Over the last couple of years, fantasy soccer has grown exponentially. With millions of people from around the world joining in to make the experience, just that more exciting. The similarities between fantasy Premier League and betting just can't be ignored. And savvy sports bettors like you need to know how to take advantage of this. In today's article, I want to show you how you... ››› more
  • [16 August 2018]
  • Seven golden rules to boost your sports betting bankroll
  • When I first started out as sports bettor, I had many questions. A lot of which, couldn't be answered by googling various vague terms like: “Professional sports betting tips”   Or   “How to become a professional sports bettor”   These vague and useless questions got me nowhere, slowly.   So, over the years while perfecting my betting strategy I... ››› more
  • [27 July 2018]
  • How to profit from the bookies mistakes
  • One of the most interesting things about betting in general is that no one actually knows the true probability of the outcome to any event. Other than a toss of a coin, a 50% true probability. Bookmakers are human, and when they set the odds, they base them on their assumptions and state of the market. It's not unknown for bookmakers to make a mistake. And it's identifying these m... ››› more
  • [19 July 2018]
  • How does the weather affect the outcome of a soccer game?
  • When it comes to betting on soccer there are a few basic indicators every newcomer needs to know. Namely: A team’s form Head-to-head statistics Points per game   But sharp sports bettors know to take into account and analyse the effects that a new stadium might have, or the time period between fixtures and most important…   How the weather influences a g... ››› more
  • [04 July 2018]
  • Placing your first sports bet is as easy as 1, 2 and 3
  • What stops a lot of beginners placing their first bet is the simple fact they don't understand the betting platform. Fear not, as I have three simple to follow steps that will allow you to place your first winning bet. Read on to discover how you could start earning a second income, watching your favourite sporting events.   **************Recommended**************   Tradi... ››› more
  • [01 June 2018]
  • Three tips for bigger rugby betting returns
  • I've just finished having lunch with one of my contacts at Super Sport. A real rugby nut head - who always seems to lead the conversation towards the weekend's rugby games. So much so, we hardly talk about any other sport. But its this kind of passion and insight that helps me improve my rugby betting. Out of this discussion, I learnt three things I need to pay more attention to wh... ››› more
  • [17 May 2018]
  • Four tips every successful sports bettor uses to create a winning formula
  • I've often been asked around the office for a sound sports betting strategy that will work time and time again. But I've got something a little better. Four tips that every successful sports bettor has applied to their strategy. These four tips will not only help you in developing your strategy, but improving it as well, as you become more and more experienced in the art of sports bett... ››› more
  • [10 May 2018]
  • How to avoid optimism bias in betting and why?
  • Optimism is a great trait to possess in life, as it makes living in this world a lot easier and a shade brighter. Would the world not be a better place if more of us took an optimistic approach to life? Yes, I think so. However, when it comes to betting, your happy go lucky, optimistic nature can turn into a big burden and affect your betting performance for the worse. Let me explain... ››› more
  • [15 February 2018]
  • Get over it!
  • Losing is inevitable and it will happen to you eventually. It's part and parcel when it comes to sports betting. However, what might look like a losing streak to you now, will only be a blip in the long run. And while it might be frustrating to you now, I want to show you five things I do to get through a losing streak. Let me explain… Limited: Grab these four double and triple-digit ... ››› more
  • [17 January 2018]
  • How important is home side advantage?
  • When analysing a game between two teams, it is always important to take into consideration the team playing at home. Statistically speaking the home team across all different sports tend to enjoy a better performance in front of their home crowd. However, the performance of the home team is different from sport to sport, team to team and even ref to ref. So how important is home side adva... ››› more
  • [16 November 2017]
  • A simple way to bet on the Super Rugby and win big
  • The Super Rugby season has just kicked off, and we are now in the second round of the tournament. The tournament has 18 teams, competing until August giving us many chances to profit in the coming months. Today, I'm going to share the four variables that have allowed me to accurately predict 66% of the Super Rugby bets I placed. Let's get to it. The simple - but powerful when used ri... ››› more
  • [22 September 2017]
  • Boost your bankroll with this simple equation
  • Maths is your best friend when it comes to sports betting, but I am not trying to scare you with trigonometry or the Analytic Continuation of the Factorial. I have no idea what those are and to be honest if it doesn't put money in my bank account, I don't care. However, there are some mathematical equations worth knowing about, and some that are just plain crucial to the long-term success of... ››› more
  • [22 September 2017]
  • What can you learn from one of history's greatest football managers?
  • • Married to Manchester United • The obsession to win • Discipline - The key to success With 49 trophies, Sir Alex Fergusson is one of football’s greatest managers.   With his most recent book, Leading Sir Alex Ferguson gave us an insider’s view of his winning ways as manager of both Manchester United and Aberdeen.   So, what can sports bettors, like us le... ››› more
  • [21 September 2017]
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