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Horse Racing Odds Movement Prediction

Can we predict odds movement on betfair horse racing markets?

Analyzing betfair data to trigger trading on horse racing markets.

My two videos shows how to use integrated Web Browser to load data from external web site. Use placeholder "%s" in your urls to navigate to currently open market.  

My Indicator

Bfexplorer's ladder offers 10 columns presenting different type of information.  This columns allow you to customize your ladder, hiding or rearranging columns.   For instance you can hide To Back, To Lay columns and instead of them display just one column WoM. Well, yes ladders are here ...

Strategy Performance

Horse racing strategy perfomance.  

John's Manual freelancer.com - Testing Place my back/lay bets bot

To test this bot we open horse racing win market and select a horse we want to place back/lay bets on.  Clicking on "Add a new order/bot" toolbar button in the "Bots to Execute" view, the dialog appears and we can add our bot: "Place My Back/Lay Bets".  I left default bot setting so to ...

Horse Racing Database

Having data saved to database allows querying those data and so analyze them by features data are described by.  My horse racing database saves the following data: Eligibility, Going, Horse, Race, Racecourse, RaceType, Runner and RunnerData.  I created simple app to save above data ...

Backtesting Horse Racing Strategy

What do you need to backtest your betting or trading strategy? First of all you need a historical data with required granularity and all data, then you can define your evaluation criteria/algorithms and a tool to backtest your data.

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 30 - Switch to next market

From Bet Angel forum: I see there are options to switch to "this market" and to switch to markets a set amount of time before the race is due to go off, but is there or could there be an option to switch to the next market 1 second after the current market goes in play?

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 ...