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Improve your ROI – back the Home team when they are favourite and win!

Jouni Järvinen highlights a simple strategy for improving your ROI on football betting

ROI (returns on investment) is a popular and simple measure of an investment’s profitability. ROI simply is the amount of investment’s return relative to the investment’s cost. For example, suppose that John invested 1,000 euros in an elevator manufacturing company in 2015 and sold his shares for …

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Using history to predict the future in football betting

Kåre Hilt Ingvaldsen walks us through the process of betting on football and how historical data informs that process.

Professional sports trading is a world of its own. Although it shares certain similarities with other forms of trading, it has some unique factors that makes it probably the most exciting one: there can be so many ups and downs …

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Big data for an edge in Sports Betting

One way get an edge in professional sports betting is through the use of large amounts of data and getting intelligent insight from that data.  One approach to this could be to use the R programming language along with sports betting data.

R is an increasingly popular language for mathematical modelling and statistical analysis.  It is initially deceptively simple …

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News


OCI REPORTS

What is an OCI report?

The Odds Change Index (OCI) is a calculation based on the number of odds movements from over 250 bookmakers and how far the odds have moved from opening price to current price. The higher the OCI figure, the more volatile the market has been on that fixture. Our daily OCI reports offer valuable information on these market moves and are vital for any betting enthusiast.

How do I receive OCI reports?

You will need to subscribe to our TX Trader (£250) web service, here
Reports are then sent to you on our TX App

Examples of some OCI reports are seen here:

OCI Report – Curacao v Bolivia 27/3/18

Curacao v Bolivia

International Friendly

Market Moves “AGAINST” Bolivia ( 38.41 OCI )

Reason:  TEAM NEWS

Bolivia failed to make this year’s World Cup, so coaches and staff are making changes to the squad and tactics. To start with, several quality players have not been called up for this friendly, including captain Raldes (df 99/3), Gutierrez (df 46/0), Zenteno (df 36/0), M.Bejarano (df 35/0), …

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OCI Report – Wolves U23 v Blackburn Rovers U23 26/3/18

Wolves U23 v Blackburn Rovers U23

England Premier League 2 Division Two

2018-03-26 20:00:00 (This report was written at 2018-03-26 10:56:51)

Market Move Against Wolves U23 ( 83.67 OCI )

Reason:Away Form & Quality  

Wolves U23 are in 9th place with 24 points and face leaders Blackburn Rovers U23 today. They played in the Cup 5 days ago getting though on penalties against Exeter City U23 …

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OCI Report – Alcorcon v Gimnastic Tarragona 25/3/18

Alcorcon v Gimnastic Tarragona
Spain Segunda División

2018-03-25 12:00:00 (This report was written at 2018-03-25 08:49:17)

Market Move on Alcorcon ( 60.57 OCI )

Reason:Home Form & Recent Head to Head Record

Alcorcon have got 35 points and are just above the Relegation Zone with still 11 matches to go. They have been poor recently Won 1 Drew 2 Lost 3 and at Home Won 2 …

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PREVIEWS

What sports do you write preview on?

We offer regular previews on Football, Darts, Tennis, F1 and any other major events that take place.

How do I receieve previews?

Previews are free and are available via our TX App

Match Preview – Tennis – Niculescu v Stephens 24/3/18

Niculescu, Monica v Stephens, Sloane
TENNIS Miami USA Women-18

2018-03-24 22:00:00 (This report was written at 2018-03-24 00:41:41)

Sloane to handle the Romanian slice

Soane Stephens is American just turned 25 and ranked 12 in the world. She plays well on all surfaces although her form has suffered after winning her first Grand Slam, last year, at Flushing Meadows. In fact she lost 8 matches …

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Match Preview – Netherlands v England 23/3/18

Netherlands v England
FBINT Friendlies > Friendlies 1-18

2018-03-23 20:45:00 (This report was written at 2018-03-22 15:14:49)

R Koeman, who was sacked at Everton, is now the Dutch squad coach. He is replacing Advocaat who was on the winning side in their last four Dutch games, but the opponents were not the best. Koeman is building for the future, as Netherlands failed to qualify …

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Formula 1 – 2018 Australian Grand Prix Preview

2018 Australian Grand Prix Preview

2018-03-25 00:00:00 (This report was written at 2018-03-22 14:48:55)

It’s nearly time for the cars to take to the track and show what they have got and who is where in the pecking order. The weather for the weekend looks like being reasonably calm, there is a chance of a thunderstorm on Saturday afternoon but Friday will …

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