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A Project

An experienced full stack developer to help kick-start a project on horse racing selections. There are 3 elements to the project 1. Ratings system (already developed), 2. Wagering Analytics System (Required), 3. Betfair Bot (Required).We need the following deliverables:- Wagering Anayltics - using ...

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 ...

Betfair Bot Programming for Beginners

What is the best way for programming betfair strategy? Well, I think it is possibility of interaction with the real data, and quick feedback you can get from debugging your code and from errors reported by your integrated development environment (IDE). What are common IDEs used by betfair bot ...

Football Red Cards Stored Value Rule or Command

From Betangel forum: Hoping to get a little help with automation I have set up. I have a reasonably decent system/automation being used, where I am betting on the football draw market. It's pretty basic at the moment, relying more on the research used beforehand to select the games to bet on ...

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 ...