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Betfair Machine Learning Trading Bot

Here is my short video from testing machine learning trading bot. Depending on fulfill conditions it starts back/lay or lay/back trading session, or no trade is executed at all. I have tested four different ML models. At the end of my video is some hint for those who prefer criteria based bot ...

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 ...

Spreadsheet for Live Current Trades

From Betangel forum: Does anyone have a spreadsheet that can pick up my bets from Bet Angel and show them live in a simple format such as this:  Race Details | Selection | Stake | Matched Price| LTP |Current Profit/Loss  I've searched and can't see how to do it. Bfexplorer ...

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 ...

Importing CSV to Automatically Place Lay Bets on Horses

From Betangel forum: I'm wondering if anyone would know a good way to import a csv into Bet Angel and have it automatically place a lay bet on each horse @ BSP or at least at fixed liability seconds before the race? I get daily tips from another website which I can export to a csv, however I ...

Find selection Id by Jocket name

From bdp.betfair forum: I am trying to find the selection id of a particular Jokey by the name. I am trying to use the textquery to find the selection / jockey to bet when calling the listMarketCatalogue method. But it works only with the event not with the Jockey name. Any idea how to do ...

Automatic market uploading to Guardian for new markets only

From Betangel forum: I think you are asking for basically the same as me. Automatically load new markets into Guardian and add the appropriate rules as soon as the market becomes available of Betfair. If not I'm sure it's close. I would suggest you add a comment to my original post in the ...

Automatic market uploading to Guardian?

From Betangel forum: Is there any way to automatically populate Guardian with markets as they become available and then can automation rules be applied to them? Fort instance as soon as tomorrow's horse races at Cheltenham are put live by Betfair then they are detected and automatically uploaded ...

Multiple Markets Hedging

From Betangel forum: Can anyone know is it possible to bind several markets, so when there is profit that I want (for example 10£) to automatically hedge them all? * If you mean a combined profit across all markets (not in an individual market) then yes it could be done but only by using ...

Horse Racing Winning Using Beaten Favorites

Many horseplayers dismiss horses that went off as the post-time favorite and lost in their previous race.  Often these horses are not worth playing back, yet there are occasions when they are worth backing. In my early data collection, I looked at all beaten favorites, regardless of lengths ...