Exploring the world of profitable betting and what it takes to generate a long-term edge gambling. Through this series of podcasts, join Pete from the Smart Betting Club as he interviews professional punters and expert tipsters on how they make a profit betting and what lessons we can take from them for our own betting journey.Expect to learn about the strategies or methods they employ to win, the markets they focus on, bookmakers or exchanges they use and much more besides.
Episode #24 with Lee Keys
An interview with professional horse racing punter Lee Keys on the reality of make a living betting on the sport for the past 25 years.
Lee discusses his edge in the racing world, including some of the challenges facing him and other big punters using Betfair and why he now regularly uses 'Whatsapp bookies' to get his bets on.
Betting with offshore firms is an angle Lee fears more and more bettors will turn to if bookmakers get their way with the proposed introduction of the 'Single Customer View' policy - something he has very firm views on as well as the failure of the regulator in the betting industry
He also discusses how easy it is to multi account using mobile phones, including his tips on how to prime accounts and go under the radar as best as possible to avoid unwanted bookmaker attention!
All told its a highly revealing insight into what its like to have boots on the ground betting full time on horse racing in todays modern bookmaking world.
Learn more on the Smart Betting Club and how we help winning bettors at https://smartbettingclub.com/ Discover more on the Lee's tipping service: http://thebettingman.uk/ SBC membership also provides you with a 10% discount on the cost of any membership to The Betting ManPodcast feedback - contact SBC on twitter @sbcinfoRead more about each SBC Podcast episode: https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/
Betting Clever - Episode 4 With Steve Lewis Hamilton & Peter Ling
In this latest Betting Clever episode, SBC Editor Peter Ling chatted with the vastly experienced winning punter and tipster, Steve Lewis Hamilton on the thorny topic of how to handle losing when betting.
The reality for many of us who bet is that we will strike more losing bets than winning bets, and although long-term those winning bets make us a lot more - it's how we handle such bad runs, especially those sizable bad runs which is critical for long-term success.
Steve has a wealth of experience in coping with losing and we talk about some of the strategies he uses to put such runs into perspective and to give him confidence that he will come out on top.
Pete and Steve also explore some of the psychological issues at play when betting, the tricks losing runs can play on our minds and the value in having a betting network or support strategy of some kind, especially given the solitary nature of betting these days.
Remember - Betting when you win is easy - betting when you are losing is hard and lonely and this podcast is here to talk honestly about this oft-overlooked, yet essential topic that all punters, no matter how good they are must endure at times.
Visit Steve's website at https://www.slh.co.uk/Follow Steve on Twitter @S_L_HamiltonLearn more on the Smart Betting Club and how we help winning bettors at https://smartbettingclub.com/Podcast feedback - contact SBC on twitter @sbcinfoRead more about each SBC Podcast episode: https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/
Episode #23 with Andrew Lowrie
An interview with long running racing tipster, Andrew Lowrie of the Optimum Racing service.
Andrew has been working in the betting and tipping world since 1999 and we discuss the secrets behind his longevity and how he has build and maintained an edge betting on horse racing. He explains his usage of sectional timing, his specialism on chase races and the time and effort that goes into his selective betting approach.
We also explore his thoughts on getting bets down, be it with bookmakers online, in shops or exchanges and his take on the future of betting on the sport.
All told its a fascinating walk through Andrew's 2 decades at the sharp end of punting for profit on racing and the tipster service he runs.
Learn more on the Smart Betting Club and how we help winning bettors at https://smartbettingclub.com/ - SBC membership also provides you with a £300 discount on the cost of joining Optimum RacingDiscover more on the Optimum Racing service at https://optimumracing.co.uk/Follow Andrew on Twitter @optimum_racingPodcast feedback - contact SBC on twitter @sbcinfoRead more about each SBC Podcast episode: https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/
Episode #22 with Aidan
An interview with professional bettor and tipster Aidan on his process on finding winners and value in the tennis betting markets.
Inspired by a dissertation paper he wrote on the efficiency of tennis betting, Aidan has carved out a living betting on the sport for several years and his very profitable tennis tipster service has recently been the focus of a detailed SBC review.
Aidan discussed with me his incisive approach to finding value and the subtle factors and characteristics that make up his pricing model. We also explore the mindset required to make tennis betting and tipping a success and how he copes with the pressures of what he does for a living.
We also delve into the operation of his tipster service, his 11% ROI edge taking on prices available at Pinnacle Sports and the recent SBC review of what he offers.
Learn more on the Smart Betting Club and how we help winning bettors at https://smartbettingclub.com/ Discover more on the Aidan's service at Pykcio: https://pyckio.com/i/#!account/aidanSBC membership also provides you with a special 30% bonus set of credits on your first Pyckio purchase. For example if you buy 1000 credits, you will get 300 more added free of charge just by being an SBC memberFollow Aidan on Twitter @WadsterTipsPodcast feedback - contact SBC on twitter @sbcinfoRead more about each SBC Podcast episode: https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/
Betting Clever - Episode 3 with Rowan Day and Alex Lyons
Pete, Rowan and Alex Lyons discuss all of the latest developments in the tipster world, including the latest Tipster Profit Report and the performance of their own betting portfolios in this 3rd installment of the Betting Clever series.
In part 1, Rowan and Pete explore the latest Tipster Profit Report, some of the long-running Hall of Fame services within it and the profits they are making, plus we also unpack the issues at times with tipster affiliate programs and how to avoid being caught out by them.
Alex then joins Pete for Part 2 and we discuss how he has made £17,000 since the start of 2021 with his own tipster portfolio, which is filled with SBC recommended services. He discusses the tipsters he follows, the best performing amongst them and some hard decisions he had to make recently on profitable services that he just wasn't able to follow as he wished.
The goal of this podcast is to give you the insight and advice you need if interested in following tipster services.
Learn more on the Smart Betting Club and how we help winning bettors at https://smartbettingclub.com/Read Rowans Bet Diary Blog at https://smartbettingclub.com/bet-diary/Watch Alex Discuss His Tipster Portfolio at https://www.youtube.com/c/SmartBettingClubFollow Alex on Twitter: @Alex_PlusEVPodcast feedback - contact SBC on twitter @sbcinfoRead more about each SBC Podcast episode: https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/
Episode #21 with Miguel Figueres
An interview with Spanish bettor, Miguel Figueres on his usage of Artificial Intelligence Algorithms to win money betting on Tennis.
Using the algorithm, Miguel grew a bank of 200 Euros into 8000 Euros with one bookmaker, which then led to him setting up the Hall of Fame rated service, Winner Odds for other users to back each of the value tennis bets his program uncovered. With over 5 million Euros won by his customers since 2016, we discuss all aspects of this service, how it all works and just who it is suitable for.
As a successful bettor, Miguel has been impacted by bookmaker account restrictions and he also outlines his own legal battles with several bookmakers, including Bet365 where he is challenging the clauses they rely upon to limit accounts . Miguel and others have been engaged in an ongoing legal battle against these bookmakers since 2019 in Spain and he shares his experience on this process, what has taken place to date and his hopes for the future.
He also provides insight into why Spain has become a central point for this fight against restrictions, plus examples of how you can use GDPR laws in the EU to have bookmakers delete your data as well as a successful case he won against 888bet.
This is a must listen podcast for anyone interested in smart betting - especially if account restrictions have impacted you.
Learn more on the Smart Betting Club and how we help winning bettors at https://smartbettingclub.com/ - SBC membership also provides you with a 50 Euro discount on the cost of the Winner Odds service.Discover more on the Winner Odds service https://www.winnerodds.com/ SBC membership also provides you with a 50 Euro discount on the cost of the Winner Odds service.Follow Miguel on Twitter @miguel_figueres and @winnerOddsRead The Value Betting Blog article on his battle against 888bet: https://valuebettingblog.com/how-i-beat-888sport-in-court-and-got-paid/Podcast feedback - contact SBC on twitter @sbcinfoRead more about each SBC Podcast episode: https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/