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Horse Racing Database

Having data saved to database allows querying those data and so analyze them by features data are described by.  My horse racing database saves the following data: Eligibility, Going, Horse, Race, Racecourse, RaceType, Runner and RunnerData.  I created simple app to save above data ...

Rohit's Manual upwork.com - Testing football bot strategy

To test this football strategy we need a match already in progress. I opened "Football Score" tool by clicking on the menu item Tools / My Tools and selecting Football Score and clicking on Open button.  In Football Score I added hidden column Time, so I was able to sort matches by match ...

Case Study 32 - Laying The Draw Bot

From Bet Angel forum: I have been very suprised last week with a big loss on a LTD trade with my bot although i was in position for banking a profit, because of the betfair system fails.here's my bot, it’s been implemented for doing the following :* Laying the draw before ...

Betfair BOT SDK Login Query

On the SDK I receive the following error message every time I try to run any solution in Visual Studio. “An unhandled exception of type 'System.Exception' occurred in BetfairApiConsole.exe  throw new Exception("Please enter your betfair user name and password!");”   Can you ...

Save Betfair Data Automatically to Database

Let's say you want to execute bfexplorer bot saving market data on your windows server to MS SQL database in fully automatic mode every day.  What you need to do is following:  1) Your bot will be executed using Bot executor on bet events you define in your favourite events. So if I ...

Save Betfair Data to Database

This short video shows how to setup database and bot for saving betfair market prices. We use Microsoft SQL Server Express database and SQL Server Management Studio to manage database and query data. After attaching database mdf file, you need to rename it to: MarketPricesDatabase Your ...

Case Study 31 - Can you trigger a bet after a goal?

From Bet Angel forum: As the title says, I'd like to trigger a bet in Guardian after a goal is scored in football.Can this be done reliably?I've searched on here but I can't find anything. I'm looking to open a trade following the goal.I've tried using suspend/unsuspend rules conditions but there ...

Dealing with swings - in play

From Bet Angel forum: The problemI'm sure it's the nature of trading that some wild swings come into play on a runner that's leading the field. A case in point was one that I had placed a back bet on last friday. It was sitting on odds of 3.75->3.5 for the 1st 30 seconds of the race (a 1 mile ...

Case Study 26 - Opening price range

From Bet Angel forum: I have a wee query regarding the opening price of the favourite. I was wondering if there was a way to determine that the opening price was ABOVE a certain level and dis-allow the rule to run if the threshold was exceeded. By way of explanation, see below: * Have a rule run ...

Case Study 25 - certain percentage of the market - trigger

From betfair forum: Bots Anyone know of a bot that i can instruct to place bets when a certain percentage of the market has been placed on dog .  Ie in certain races i am looking to bet dogs that are "over backed".  For example a 3/1 that has £3800 matched of a 10k market.It is not ...