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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 ...

Custom bot script - 3. MiroGapStrategyBotTrigger

Strategy bot trigger Simply I need bespoke trigger which will execute: - different bots (from: My Bots)- at different odds (relatively: in ticks from saved best offers)- execute not far than x ticks from current best price on selection   I will explain it on this ...

Nikos's Manual freelancer.com – How to Setup Oddschecker Bot (part 2)

In the first part of Nikos's manual I showed how to add, update, execute and cancel bot execution. In this second part I show how to setup “My Horse Racing Oddschecker Strategy” bot. This bot is a trigger bot firing an action bot when all set criteria are met. The bot implements 3 types ...

Case Study 11 - Football Bet After Goal Is Scored

From Market Feeder forum: How to get trigger to understand when football match underdog first score a goal? Bfexplorer Solution: In my short video I show a football “bot trigger” implementing the base feature of such football bot. At the moment you execute this bot, it is assumed that ...

Case Study 10 - Detecting Whether a SP Favourite Has Lost Favouritism

From Bet Angel forum: I have a rule which that places a back bet and takes the SP at event start time. I then look to green if I hit £x profit. However, I'm looking to see if there's any way I can green up when the selection has lost favouritism in running? I can set the green all with a ...