Genuinely profitable in the long term, or just on a lucky streak? Expert punter Rod looks at profit on turnover and other measures.

Profit on turnover - Look deeper to judge betting success

November 22, 2021

Whether you’re looking at your own betting history or trying to judge somebody else’s, it’s always good to be studying…Read More

Our pro punter talks about the loss of value in exotic bets, and tells us the one type of exotic he’s still happy to play.

Exotic bets: Where has the value gone?

November 15, 2021

Exotic bets? For most of us, picking one horse successfully is enough of a challenge. Not that it stops us…Read More

There’s plenty of betting books out there if you want to break up the form study. Here’s a punter’s list of the five you have to read.

Count 'em down: The five betting books every punter needs to read

November 14, 2021

With so many betting books available, where should you start? Shane Adair takes us through five of his best recommendations.…Read More

Huge sweeping bends and long straight races. What are the must-knows for Flemington? We asked pro punter Trevor Lawson.

Finding an edge at the track: Flemington Racecourse

November 3, 2021

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

Betfair SP is a simple-to-use alternative to products like Best Tote, and often delivers a far superior price. Learn all about it here

Improving your edge with Betfair SP

October 17, 2021

Even though Betfair has been around since 2000, many casual Australian punters still haven’t used the exchange and many more…Read More

Professional punting can be a tough gig but see how much easier it is with race ratings – the same ones our pro punters use.

Race ratings: what you get & how to use rated prices

September 26, 2021

If you read much of our content you'll know that the key to winning on the punt is getting value.…Read More

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

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