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Case Study 6 - Back every selection if It hits my in play odds

From Bet Angel forum: I want use a bot, horse racing UK and Ireland only.I want to Back every selection if It hits my in play odds of say, for talk sake 3.1When I try and do this it keeps backing them at the best available price which is what I do not want.Is there a way this can be done, and if so ...

Case Study 5 - Back bet on a nominated selection

From Bet Angel forum: I have a need to automate a back bet on a nominated selection provided it is favourite and less than $4 at 60 seconds before the jump. My question is: Is this either, an excel or a guardian solution, or even both. If it's both, in your humble opinion, which is easier to ...

Project Inspiration 5

I would like to find an algorithm based on the odds from a football game from Betfair website, which produces an at least break/even outcomeat the end of the game. I read about Nim game theory and Grundy theorem, which deal with game theory. The odds are offered on different markets like over/under ...

Project Inspiration 4

Rule 1. There are less than 15 declared runners in the race Declared runners means the NUMBER of horses running in a race, before any withdrawals. Rule 2. Our horse is a clear favourite. This rule comprises of two parts: 1. Our horse must have odds of less than 4.0 2. There must be an odds gap of ...

10 rules of sports betting

1. Never bet more money than you can comfortably lose. If you're risking more than you can lose in good conscience, then you will worry over picking the games. There's no way you can go with a big underdog, because they could get blown out. How can you risk all that money on a bad team? There's no ...

Approach v System

Someone on the Betfair Forum recently posted something sensible. Yes, yes, I know, it hardly seems possible, but occasionally someone actually posts something that is worth reading. Apologies for forgetting whoever it was, (I didn’t note your name down but I will post a link to this entry in ...

Choosing a betfair bot…

1. Arbitrage Bot Arb Bots operate in a few different ways but basically they seek to exploit price differences between exchanges to lock in guaranteed profits. 2. Lay Transactional Bot A LTB will seek to lock in a profitable position mainly on the lay side of the book. This strategy can be ...

How to cancel all unmatched orders on the market/selection by bot?

Hi! I need some help. Heh... It looks like an easy task but I can't figure out how to do that... I need to cancel all unmatched orders on the market/selection. Also, I've got another question. How to place orders at all selections in the market at once? For example, there are 25 selections(Horse ...

Place Bet/Execute Bot on All Selections

Some of your trading strategies would require to place bets or execute bots on all market selections. There are two options you can use depending on what you want to achieve: 1) To use the bot: Execute on Selections2) To use the custom bot trigger: ...

Close at odds (profit/loss)

Hello, I wonder how I can make the following example   example: -Place Bet Back 1.95 -close Selection Bet Position At odds(odds = 1.80 (profit), but if market value < 2.30 (loss)   odds fixed no ticks or percentage