Winning on Betfair For Dummies, 2nd Edition
This is the definitive insider’s guide to playing – and winning – on Betfair. Written by Betfair insiders it gives you the full picture of how Betfair works; it explains the terms and jargon, helps you get started on the site, introduces every type of play – including poker and the Betfair Casino - and offers tips and insider know-how that both newcomers seasoned Betfair punters can use to maximise returns.
Part I: Starting Out.
Chapter 1: Introducing Betfair.
Chapter 2: Starting Out with the Essentials.
Chapter 3: Managing Your Account.
Chapter 4: Choosing Your Market.
Part II: Let’s Get Betting.
Chapter 5: Placing Your First Bet.
Chapter 6: Doing the Maths.
Chapter 7: Betting In-Play.
Chapter 8: Using Betfair Starting Price.
Chapter 9: Poker, Games, and Casino.
Part III: Getting Serious.
Chapter 10: Finding Information.
Chapter 11: Low-Risk Betting: Trading.
Chapter 12: Low-Risk Betting: Arbing.
Chapter 13: Going Pro.
Chapter 14: Controlling Your Gambling.
Part IV: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 15: Ten Common Mistakes to Avoid.
Chapter 16: Ten Top Tips.
Chapter 17: Ten Sporting Information Sources.
Chapter 18: Ten (or So) Most Amazing Markets.
Chapter 19: Ten Betfair Firsts.
Jack Houghton was the Head of Horseracing Communications at Betfair. He has been a life-long punter and jumped at the chance to work at Betfair when offered a job there in 2004. In 2007, he left the business to follow his dream of training racehorses full-time. He also works as a freelance journalist, writing about horseracing and betting. He won the Martin Wills Award for racing journalism in 2002.