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Horse Racing - Dutch Trading Bot Trigger

In my previous post: Horse Racing – Dutch and Green Up Strategy. I showed how to retrieve horse meta data (rank-rating) and build base functions we can use now to build full bot trigger code to place lay dutch bets on first three favourites when required parameters are met, and later green up ...

Horse Racing – Dutch and Green Up Strategy

From Bet Angel forum: Can Bet Angel do this? I read a betfair post from 2010 about a 'trigger' file for software. The aim was to dutch-lay three horses based on their book percentage dropping. Breakdown of the trigger:  max_liab - liability of the dutching bets  green_perc - minimum ...

Horse Racing – Testing In-Play Strategy

In my previous post I created bot trigger script for in-play trading: Horse Racing - Trade Favourite In-Play As mentioned before, bot triggers an action bot, so it is possible to execute this strategy just by betting on dedicated selection, or trading the selection. Trading session can be executed ...

Horse Racing - Laying a Horse If Trading at Bottom of Range

From Bet Angel forum: I have been looking to find a way to lay horses that are within the bottom 3 ticks of their ranges in the last 60 seconds before the off. I can’t find a way to capture range in BA. Anyone have any ideas? Bfexplorer Solution: If I understand it correctly this betting ...

Horse Racing – SP Price Trigger Rule

From Bet Angel forum: I'm trying to make a rule that would only fire if the actual SP was between a range, storing the range using a servant file for the top and bottom odds as a stored value, then I want to checkpoint the SP and if it's between the range then place the bet, but I can't find any ...

Horse Racing - Saddlecloth Number Automation – Bot Trigger

From Bet Angel forum: Q: Is it possible to create an automation file that can make a selection via the saddlecloth numbers? A: Stall numbers are available in automation but not saddlecloth numbers. Saddlecloth numbers are available to Excel. If you wish to create some lucky saddlecloth number ...

Close position with hedging Immediately

Hi Stefan I have written my first bot and it seems to be working ok, the bot carries out the following * Waits for a Horse race to go inplay * Backs the favorate using a call to a standard place back bet bot * Monitors the race and if the favorate changes it then closes the position and lays the ...

Horse Racing – Path to Victory

In my last post I showed how a bot can replace your manual clicking on market grid to select automatically a favourite horse on in-play market. The bot shows this way a favourite path to victory, what you can see in Output messages, favourite name and time when a horse became the favourite and how ...

Horse Racing - Watch Favourite

If your trade horse racing markets then you know how quickly odds changes at in-play. In my short video I present a simple betfair bot that scans runner’s odds at preset time interval and automatically selects favourite horse in the “Bet Event” view and “Trade Market ...

Double or Bust – Betfair Trading Bot for Horse Racing

From Cymatic Trader forum: Is the following scenario possible? I am looking at backing a named runner just before the off and then, after 5 - 10 seconds I would like the current price of that selection compared to the matched back price bet. If X lower then place a lay at DOB, if not ...