The “NEXT MANAGER” markets on Betfair can pop up from time to time whenever a manager leaves a high profile club and these markets can be full of opportunities but they can also be quite tricky to trade profitably too. Some would argue they are markets that are governed by inside information which is true […]
If you really want to make the step up from struggling punter to professional then you need to get into the habit of analysing your trades both good and bad. The top sportsmen in the world all work hard at their game by analysing videos of their past performances and working on improving their weaknesses […]
The “Lay The Field” or LTF trading strategy is a Betfair strategy that is primarily used on Horse Racing markets in-play. This strategy is a well known strategy available generally for free across the web. In theory it can be used on almost any market but the racing markets are most ideal. There are some […]
The Metaltone football trading strategy is a strategy that has been freely available on Betfair forums for some years now. I believe it got it’s name from the forum member who originally shared it. This more of an “add on” strategy then something that is used solely.
It is definitely true that sports trading can be quite a lonely existence in that is very unlikely you will have any friends or acquaintances that are also as interested in it as you might be. Therefore, finding information about the scene is usually done online on forums, twitter or blogs like the one you […]
Here is an example case study of a day of PRE-MATCH FOOTBALL TRADING. This is done by myself trading the prices during the day and hopefully this example will show how simple it can actually be. My view being that newbies often over complicate pre-match trading and also panic too quickly. I also want to […]
When you hear people talking about FOOTBALL TRADING it is important to understand there are actually two main types of ways to trade football on Betfair. That is either pre-match or in-play. Some traders do both, whilst some prefer to specialise in one key area. Either way, it is important to understand that they are […]
I get many emails from up and coming sports traders and there are many common themes within them. One particular theme is people completely misunderstanding how you should actually be using strategies when trading. Here is an example of an email I had recently… (Names have been hidden to protect the innocent) “I need your […]