Tag: betting odds

5 best ways to win on horse racing for the novice punter

5 best ways to win on horse racing for the novice punter

There are so many ways to bet on horse racing that the novice punter can feel a little overwhelmed. Some bet types are relatively low risk but unfortunately only pay a small dividend. Other bet types show massive returns but what is the likelihood of landing them? The novice punter is faced with the question; […]

September 10, 2020 | By More
Each-way betting: the definitive guide for horse racing punters

Each-way betting: the definitive guide for horse racing punters

Each-way betting is popular in horse racing because most races have many possible outcomes. Basically, the each-way bet is for the win AND the place. It’s like having two bets on a single ticket. If you win, you receive BOTH the win dividend and the place dividend. If the selection runs 2nd or 3rd, you […]

August 14, 2020 | By More
How to bet on favourites in horse racing

How to bet on favourites in horse racing

Favourites win more often so it makes sense to bet at the top of the market. This article outlines several ways in which the punter can make healthy returns by betting on favourites. We also consider some of the traps that punters must avoid in order to achieve positive revenue outcomes.

August 5, 2020 | By More
How to find the best free horse racing tips

How to find the best free horse racing tips

Access to the best free horse racing tips is critical for the punter to ensure a successful day. Even if the luck doesn’t flow in the right direction, at least the punter knows that his decisions are based on informed and qualified advice. But how do you find the right advice? Punters typically search the […]

November 2, 2019 | By More
Red-letter day at Caulfield for Villagebet free racing tips

Red-letter day at Caulfield for Villagebet free racing tips

A barnstorming finish by Super Seth in the Caulfield Guineas capped off a red-letter day for villagebet’s free racing tips. Super Seth was the “Weekend Special” on Villagebet’s Racing Tips and Best Bets page on the Saturday morning. Super Seth was also top selection for the Guineas in our historical form analysis feature, published every […]

October 25, 2019 | By More
Bet Boost increases your winnings on horseracing markets

Bet Boost increases your winnings on horseracing markets

Bet boost adds a little extra to your bet dividend. It’s available as you place your bet, so just click on the bet boost button and watch the size of your potential winnings increase. Boost your bet and increase your winnings on sports and horseracing markets. Whether you win or lose, getting good odds on […]

October 20, 2019 | By More
Proven strategies to win the trifecta in horse racing

Proven strategies to win the trifecta in horse racing

Trifecta betting is a challenging betting option in horse racing where you must select the first three placegetters in finishing order. There are massive payouts on offer for those lucky enough to win. Trifecta punters can be daunted by the number of combinations needed to cover all possible outcomes. However, I show you legitimate and […]

June 14, 2019 | By More
How to win betting on longshots in horse racing

How to win betting on longshots in horse racing

One of the most rewarding challenges for the average punter is to profit by betting on longshots.  It not only provides an instant thrill but also endless valuable material to brag to friends and family. However, in the overall scheme of things, a longshot has only a slim chance of winning. So for many punters, […]

April 16, 2019 | By More
Discover hidden value in horse race entries

Discover hidden value in horse race entries

When looking for hidden value in horse racing betting, it pays to keep a close eye on nominations and acceptances for the big races. Sometimes a horse will appear in the acceptances that was previously thought not to be running. This represents hidden value for punters. A change of heart from connections might see a […]

February 22, 2019 | By More
Calibrating betting odds with actual horse race results

Calibrating betting odds with actual horse race results

Discussions around betting can get quite mathematical and delve into statistical realms only understandable by punters who think deeply about maths and probabilities.

February 22, 2019 | By More
Strategies to bet on short priced favourites

Strategies to bet on short priced favourites

Short priced favourites like Black Caviar and Winx are truly amazing thoroughbreds and it’s a privilege to watch them dominate race, after race, after race. When there’s a standout performer, huge amounts of money are invested individually by professional punters. The aim is to increase their financial holdings by a small but significant percentage. Winning […]

February 22, 2019 | By More