Backing winners and making betting profits are not the same thing. We look at the profitability equation that allows you to win.

The profitability equation: the path to betting profits

March 21, 2022

Here is a very simple yet powerful equation that explains the path to betting profits: Profitability = Reality – Perception…Read More

Serious sports betting types place a huge value on a few extra cents on their line bets. Rod shows us why: the difference in results in huge.

Sports betting: Why a few cents makes an massive difference

March 20, 2022

The NRL and AFL are returning, so it's a good time to dust off our sports betting hats and put…Read More

Sectional times are widely employed in Australian racing. Are they over-utilised or under-utilised? We asked some pro punters.

Sectional times: 4 lessons on how the pro punters use them

March 5, 2022

For many years, sectional times weren't captured accurately or were not widely available. That's all changed over the past decade…Read More

Form analysts continue to be split on how important weight is. Our racing analysts share how much impact weight has on their ratings.

Form analysis: how important is weight?

March 5, 2022

Weight and handicapping have long been a cornerstone of form analysis for racing tips … but that doesn’t make it…Read More

Think you can make money on the punt just by picking winners? Wrong. You need to manage your money with a proper staking plan.

Why a staking plan is so crucial if you want to win on the punt

February 27, 2022

More businesses go bust due to cash-flow problems than lack of profitability. It could also be said that more punters…Read More

Many punters make basic mistakes that cost them money time and time again. Here’s a shortlist of the seven deadly sins of the punt. Avoid these, and your betting bank will be better off.

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Punting

February 8, 2022

Stuck in a punting rut? As you probably know, there’s far more to successful punting than just picking winners. So…Read More

Every bookmaker has multi cash out features available now. Is it ever the wise choice, or should you just let all your bets ride?

Multi cash out: pull the trigger or let it ride?

February 7, 2022

The early "multi cash out" feature has made its way across most of the major bookmakers. In fact, you can…Read More

We’ve all heard the term. But when should you allow a horse a ‘forgive run’ and disregard a poor performance? We list some examples.

The 7 situations when you should allow a horse a forgive run

February 6, 2022

The cliched "forgive run" is when you effectively overlook one poor performance on the basis that it was simply too…Read More

Each way betting remains popular among many punters. But surveying the pros, they don’t tend to go near it. Why?

Each way betting: profitable or on the nose?

February 6, 2022

Each way betting remains popular with many punters. People love the idea of having a bigger chance of a collect,…Read More

You get better value with longer odds, right? Wrong. Here’s why short-priced favourites can often be the best value.

Short-priced favourites can be great value

January 30, 2022

“These short-priced favourites are great value” is not a phrase you hear very often. However, if racing pundits had a…Read More