Tag: betting

Big bets – how to profit from following the money

Big bets – how to profit from following the money

Betting large amounts of money on horse racing is not for the faint-hearted. Anything can go wrong and often does. However, professional punters make consistent profits by using low-risk strategies with significant amounts of cash. Their aim is to bet with large stakes, on horses with a very high likelihood of winning. The odds are […]

November 14, 2020 | By More
Ultimate betting guide for the Melbourne Cup

Ultimate betting guide for the Melbourne Cup

All is in readiness for Australia’s greatest horse race, yet finding the winner can be a monumental undertaking. It is one of the most important tasks of the year for every Australian, however most folk have no idea where to start. Many factors go into winning the Melbourne Cup. For the experts, everything is second […]

October 28, 2020 | By More
Win and Place – the simplest way to bet on horse racing

Win and Place – the simplest way to bet on horse racing

Betting for the win or the place is the simplest way to bet on horse racing. When you bet for the win, your horse must be the first to cross the finish line. Betting a horse for the place on the other hand, the horse can finish in first, second or third position. This sounds […]

October 20, 2020 | By More
Finding an edge – the key to becoming a successful punter

Finding an edge – the key to becoming a successful punter

The market is flooded with straight-forward, easy-to-use strategies for a successful life on the punt. Don’t fall for that stuff, even though most people do. The way to a successful life on the punt is to find an edge. The path that is less travelled but provides the advantage necessary to beat the market. Max […]

October 6, 2020 | By More
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
Track bias in horse racing – an important guide for punters

Track bias in horse racing – an important guide for punters

Track bias can offer great assistance to the serious punter. Understanding the nature and origin of track bias allows the punter to gain more confidence in the assessment of race form. Some horses are ruled out of contention by track bias whereas others gain significant advantage. However, it is important to identify the bias and […]

March 20, 2020 | By More
Big punters love to bet on horse racing in Australia

Big punters love to bet on horse racing in Australia

Australia is a world-leading environment for betting on horse racing. No wonder some of the biggest international punters regularly come to this part of the world to bet on the big races. Horse racing is a super popular sport in this country, and as such is highly regulated and controlled. Racing authorities quickly deal with […]

January 13, 2020 | By More
Reasons why you shouldn’t stop punting on horse racing

Reasons why you shouldn’t stop punting on horse racing

You’ve come across many articles in the media telling you countless reasons why you should stop punting on horse racing. There are so many negative stereotypes. It makes you feel guilty about continuing with your favourite past-time activity. But have you wondered why people still bet the horses, and why new ways to bet keep […]

November 30, 2019 | By More
2019 Melbourne Cup analysis – runner by runner

2019 Melbourne Cup analysis – runner by runner

The Melbourne Cup is the race that stops the nation and viewed by millions of people world-wide. First run in 1861, the Melbourne Cup is indelibly linked in the Australian psyche for over 150 years. The Melbourne Cup is an Australian institution so finding the winner is an important national challenge, up there with singing […]

November 5, 2019 | 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
Derby Day – the finest of thoroughbreds and fashion

Derby Day – the finest of thoroughbreds and fashion

The Spring Carnival in Melbourne is one of the biggest sporting carnivals in the world and kicks off with Victoria Derby Day, the greatest thoroughbred race day of the year. There is nothing like being in Melbourne for Cup week and not even a wet Saturday will dampen the spirits of the near hundred thousand […]

November 2, 2019 | By More
2019 Cox Plate historical form analysis

2019 Cox Plate historical form analysis

The 2019 Cox Plate is the first of the post-Winx era. The great mare was successful in the past 4 years (2015-2018) putting the race out of reach for the best of the best. The Cox Plate winner is the champion of champions for that season. No other race encapsulates what it is to be […]

October 26, 2019 | By More