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Football Code (max bet per match)

I have already the bot strategies written in Python which appear to be different to yours bots written in F# / C# My issue is that the code occationaly backs a football match multiple times eg where the BACK / LAY conditions are met which exceeds my % risk per match for the total balance .. Do you ...

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 ...

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 ...

Custom Market Filtering

If you trade only on markets which fulfill your rules then you find useful “My Description”, the property value accessible from any custom bot or bot trigger. In my video I opened all today’s win markets for horse racing and executed my custom bot. The bot checked required market ...

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 28 - In-play & selections

From Bet Angel forum: Just another quick seek of your valuable help on Bet Angel. I have created an automation rule that is doing OK in testing. It's an 'in-play' automation and is for horse races. It's working as it should for UK races as they go in-play. However, am struggling with races outside ...

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 ...

Case study 18 - Capturing Graphs Pre Race

From Cymatic forum: I'm looking for a developer who can build a database which can pull a copy of a graph one minute before the off time, on every UK based horse race. Each graph will be logged next to the Horses name and then some room to make notes. I will eventually build up a historical ...

Case Study 17 - Automated Football Triggers

From betfair developer program forum: Hi, Not sure if anyone can help or not. I have researched and developed a Football betting strategy that is working well and I want to automate it. I want to do the following: Choose from a list of the days matches, then Criteria: - Check for number of ...