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The Mercury Prize Shortlist 2020

The Mercury Prize Odds 2020

Formerly known as The Mercury Music Prize, it's fair to say that the Mercury Prize is easily the most respected prize in the music industry. The prize is specifically focused on the best albums released by British and Irish Artists. One thing…
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4/6 Odds – How To Work Out Your Bet

Odds like 4/6 are considered very short. They are more commonly known as 'Odds On', they will always return less than you bet. Unless you plan on betting a large amount of money, they offer very little in terms of value. That said, they do indicate…
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4/7 Odds – How To Work Out Your Bet

Odds like 4/7 are considered very short. Known as 'Odds On', they will always return less than you bet. While you may not make a lot of money from a winning bet, they do indicate a clear favourite, so there is slightly less risk. Really…
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1/2 Odds – How To Work Out Your Bet

Odds like 1/2 are considered very short. Known as 'Odds On', they will always return less than you bet. While you may not make a lot of money from a winning bet, they do indicate a clear favourite, so there is slightly less risk. You will…
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BetVictor Gold Cup

As the jumps season officially kicks off again for 2020/21, the BetVictor Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday 14th November is undoubtedly the one everybody wants to win if they hope to kick off the season with a bang. The BetVictor Gold Cup…
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General Election Betting & Odds

The next UK general election is due to take place in 2024. All the big bookmakers, Betfair, Bet365 and Paddy Power have full odds on the election outcome. Ok, it seems like no time at all since the last General Election. Yes, the nation made…
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Betfair 1.01 – A Profitable Strategy?

Betfair (exchange) operates differently from a traditional bookmaker. The platform allows punters to back and lay (bet against) a horse and the odds are set by those two opposing camps. Users of the Exchange benefit from more competitive odds…

Cricket World Cup Odds

The Cricket World Cup maybe three years away, but it's never to early to get a good priced bet before the odds change! As with any sport, the World Cup is the pinnacle, but maybe even more so in cricket. A lot of the time, the best cricketers…

Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe

French horse racing has returned and with that comes the anticipation of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe in October! If you like the horses and occasionally pick up on the big races then the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe buzz will not have escaped…

History of Manchester City F.C.

Manchester City are one of the biggest football clubs in the world, but they haven't always been considered as one of Europe's elite, so how did the Citizens get there? 20th Century Manchester City FC was formed in 1880 by St Marks Church…
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4/9 Odds – How To Work Out Your Bet

Odds like 4/9 are considered very short. So while you may not make a lot of money from a winning bet with those odds, they do indicate a clear favourite, so there is slightly less risk. A lot of them when you see odds of 4/9, they are being…

Spread Betting Explained

Traditional betting is where you bet on the outcome of an event, such as Chelsea FC to win the Premier League. However, when you spread bet you are gambling on the margins of victory or loss. So instead of betting Chelsea to win the league outright,…