Sandown Racecourse features two distinct tracks: Hillside and Lakeside. Both have their nuances so we asked Melbourne pro punter Trevor Lawson how he approaches betting on both.

Finding An Edge At The Track: Sandown Racecourse

August 10, 2021

Our Finding An Edge At The Track series looks at some of Australia’s best racetracks and asks our pro punters for…Read More

It’s rare to get a look behind the scenes at what a professional punter does in preparation for a race meeting. But that’s exactly what we got from Trevor Lawson and here are five of the main takeaways.

5 Things We Learnt About Race Ratings

August 8, 2021

It’s rare to get a look behind the scenes at what a professional punter does in preparation for a race…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

August 8, 2021

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

Betting at the right time is the issue that’s increasingly on punters’ minds. We asked a pro punter about going early versus going late.

When to bet: early or late? The 3 factors to consider

August 2, 2021

Betting at the right time? First things first: nobody knows exactly when to bet every time. You need a crystal…Read More

Just how important are sectionals when you’re doing the form? Two pro punters weigh in with their expert opinions.

Sectional Times: Another Piece Of The Form Puzzle

August 2, 2021

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

Picking winners is great, but it’s not what makes a profitable punter. Want to win? This is what’s required for truly profitable punting.

The five most important lessons for profitable punting

June 28, 2021

We bang on a lot about value when it comes to profitable punting. The reason is simple: without finding and…Read More

Trevor Lawson has built up a strong record over the winter months. Is there any secret to betting on wet tracks? We asked him.

Wet tracks: can you be a winner?

June 17, 2021

Betting on wet tracks can be a slog - they add yet another layer of unpredictability to racing. So from…Read More

Your betting mentality dictates whether you make good or bad decisions. Here are the most common betting biases and how to avoid them.

Betting mentality: be aware of these cognitive biases

June 15, 2021

Your betting mentality has very real implications in terms of how much you win or lose. If you're aware of…Read More

You’re winning! it looks like you have a profitable betting approach… can you trust the sample though? Is the sample size big enough?

Sample size: how big does it need to be?

June 9, 2021

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Can a sample tell you if a betting approach is profitable? Sample size… how much is enough? You’ve started…Read More

If you actually want to make money on the punt, then the key is value betting. Here’s how to miss winners and make money

Value betting: Missing winners is an important mindset

May 30, 2021

Picking winners is one thing. But if you actually want to make money on the punt, then the key is…Read More