Value Betting

Concept This concept of value, simply put, is an estimate – usually made by a professional racing analyst – of the horses worth, or ability in the race expressed as a number – odds, dollars, percentage, ratios, etc. – these days usually as a dollar value. Factors There are complex algorithms and theory used to … Read more »

Melbourne Cup Picks 2009

Melbourne Cup time again, the race that stops the nation. Though G Network racing selections have been few the last year or so, I will post some Melbourne Cup Picks as is customary this season. Melbourne Cup 2009 Race Video The favourites look quite strong this year in runners VIEWED (last year’s winner), ROMAN EMPEROR, … Read more »

Melbourne Cup just Maybe Better

Most members will already know that the G Network favourite for Melbourne Cup is Maybe Better,and looking at the odds today, shows some backing, currently $9.00 Fixed, opened at $13.00 after win in the SAAB Quality 2500m on Saturday. This 4 year old gelding has some real guts, and has shown consistently amazing performances with … Read more »

Commissions Margin

In order to enjoy racing, it is beneficial to win and see a return… Punters take 20% LOSS on EVERY BET!!! This cute fact is due to the TAB Tote machine’s Profit Algorithm, which takes out around 20% Commissions Margin (usually quoted as 15%-20%). That means the tote (TAB) will take up to 20% out … Read more »

Long Term Winning

Did you WIN mate? People will often ask after a race day or gaming session, “Did you WIN mate?” The answer to this question, is what this article is all about. Success In any form of punting or gaming, success must ultimately be determined by the $Units Returned (PROFIT) over time – otherwise, it is … Read more »