Sports trading

Sports trading

I did sports trading for a living in 2004 - 2007. Watching odds move in real-time taught me a lot about market psychology and price manipulation.
Mar
15

How to exploit a drifting odds' reversal in football betting

We don't need strictly declining odds for our bets to work out. Even when betting odds are drifting, we can still exploit them as long as they reverse.
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Dec
12

Predicting how odds move? This betting tool claims it can!

OddsForecaster claims it can dramatically change the way you trade horse racing odds at sports betting exchanges. Can a betting tool turn you into a winner?
3 min read
Nov
19

Why Betfair should create a social platform like TradingView

Betting trends can easily be spotted at Betfair charts. Odds movements may predict smart money’s betting preferences or bookmakers’
5 min read
Aug
13

Bringing back memories with old trading videos

As I am trying to tidy up my blog and get rid of all the mess that has been sitting
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Nov
26

How Betfair changed my life!

Betfair is withdrawing from Greece and I won’t be able to even login to my Betfair account in December,
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Feb
19

Giving Back Money You Won by Mistake

Back when I traded the odds of horse racing markets in Betfair, a mistake of mine instead of costing me
2 min read
Sep
27

Does your Trading Strategy Work in Horse Racing Markets?

I often receive emails questioning why I have given up trading the horse racing markets at Betfair [https://jimmakos.com/
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Aug
13

Making EUR53 by Trading Before the Race Starts

Today in Wolverhampton Racecourse I traded “Tugalu” horse and made EUR53. The odds didn’t drift nor steam but rather
1 min read
Dec
21

Does technical analysis really work in Betfair Trading?

Technical analysis is popular in financial markets like the stock exchange. Since Betfair is a betting exchange and odds fluctuate
4 min read
Aug
10

Scalping or Momentum trading: Multiple trades of small profit

After spending some time at the beach last week, I returned and took a shot at trading the horse racing
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