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Case Study 20 - Stop at winner automation

From Bet Angel forum: Would this be possible Dallas? Backs favorites only, user can set commission, liability, stake, etc. Can be set up on first race, but can it be automated to carry over, into next races? Bfexplorer Solution: The first bot, an action bot will place back bet. We use Place Bet ...

Case Study 16 - Script to scrape web data into spreadsheet

From www.upwork.com: Looking for someone to provide a utility so that on execution 6 key pieces of data can stored from each of the following day's UK & Ireland  horse races listed on Betfair.com. The attached file identifies the key data elements needed from each race (usually ...

Case Study 15 - Lay higher than the current best offer

From Chrtba.com forum: Dobrý večer, prosím o radu. Jak mám vsadit vyšší lay, než aktuálně nabízený. Nebo lépe řečeno, současný lay je 3.00 a já chci vsadit pouze v případě, že lay bude 5.00. Pokud tuto ...

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 ...

Nikos's Manual freelancer.com – How to Setup Oddschecker Bot (part 1)

Adding a new bot To add a bot click on the “Add a new bot” button/icon (blue plus button) in the “My Orders / Bots to Execute” view. “Add a new order/bot” dialog appears. On the left panel of this dialog there is list of all available bots. Your bots are on the ...

Oddschecker Bot

This short video presents testing of oddschecker data provider. What you can see in my short video: 1) How to add your bot, and set its parameters, once a bot is added to “Bots to Execute” view, you can start/execute your bot on open market, or using “Bot Executor” tool and ...

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 ...

Case Study 8 - Automation for Scalping Front Runners

From Bet Angel forum: Basically they give you a list of frontrunners every day, you place a back bet just before the off and then hopefully get a lay bet, for around 20 ticks lower during the first part of the race. I have successfully been successful (thanks Dallas) in setting up a rule that can ...

Case Study 7 - Bet when the odds comes back to 2

From Bet Angel forum: I have also a question. I need a formula for Excel. I want explain what I want do. I want do all inplay. For example the start odd is 2 then she must go to 10 or higher and the bot should enter a bet when the odd comes back to 2. I want not that the bot enter the bet by ...

Case Study 6 - Back every selection if It hits my in play odds

From Bet Angel forum: I want use a bot, horse racing UK and Ireland only.I want to Back every selection if It hits my in play odds of say, for talk sake 3.1When I try and do this it keeps backing them at the best available price which is what I do not want.Is there a way this can be done, and if so ...