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Looking for someone to help with some horse racing data analytics

From betfair bdp forum: I am looking for someone to help me with some horse data extraction, presented in Excel to allow me to do some data analytics on. I am not tech savvy like a lot of the contributors here from reading through the forum so would like to engage with someone on this, obviously ...

Determining whether a volume spike a back or a lay bet

From Betangel forum: How can I work out whether s Big Bet is s back or a lay for an automated strategy? Sometimes it’s obvious because the price will change but other times when there is decent liquidity the price won’t move.  I assume there’s a way of doing this because the ...

Automation: Struggling with detecting correct score

From BetAngel forum: Forgive a newbie, but I'm trying to create a bot which checks if a goal is scored between 70 and 80mins, but getting inconsistent results.  What's the best way to approach this please?  So far, I've tried to populate each score line with a stored value relating to ...

Automation: Stopping Automation if condition not satisfied

From BetAngel forum: Some automation files are made up of many rules. And some have market volume criteria that may be imposed at a set time. Is there a way to have a rule that says … "if at this point these criteria are not met then don't bother going any further wasting resources checking ...

Betfair Data to Analyze Trading Strategy

Let’s say we have got a horse racing strategy executed automatically by betfair bot strategy. The only information we have got are messages displayed by trading bot in Output view. What if we want to analyze this strategy learning what is the best profit loss target, what entry point is the ...

Ice Hockey Betfair Bot

I was looking for a bot to automate my betting.My betting strategy is based upon professional tipsters who make conditional bets for ice hockey:e.g. 1st period total goals over 1.5 with 10€ stake,if loose, same for 2nd period with 30€ stake,if loose, same for 3rd period with 70€ ...

Timeform Filter Data to Spreadsheet

Testing bespoke betfair bot for horse racing. Bot filter parameters: MeetingRaceType, MeetingCountry, MeetingCourse HorseWinnerLastTimeOut, HorseInForm, HorseBeatenFavouriteLTO SuitedByGoing, SuitedByCourse, SuitedByDistance TrainerName, TrainerInForm, TrainerCourseRecord JockeyName, ...

Betfair for Data Scientists

If you are python software developer or data scientist, you already know what the jupyter is and how to use it. https://jupyter.org/ If you are not and want to learn something about betfair trading, or just use betfair as source of data for analyzing, then this tutorial is for you. What is very ...

Signals to tell a horse race is about to go off

From Betangel forum: I'm running a Guardian automation that relays on being close to the off time of a horse race. Using start time for a horse race becomes less accurate during the day as things get delayed. What system/tells/market signals does anyone use to predict when close to off rather than ...

Automation - Choosing a horse by its last position

From Betangel forum: Not sure if this has been answered or not, can't find anything on the search function. Maybe I'm using wrong search parameters. Anyway how do you set up a bot to choose the horse which was say 8th placed on its last race? Or even multiple horses chosen by last placing on ...