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How To Pick Your Grand National Horse

The Aintree Grand National is one of the biggest single horse races in the world. Winners become the stuff of legends and with £1 million prize money on the line, it’s also incredibly lucrative. The process for getting to the Grand National is very simple. At the end of January, all potential runners are entered. […]

How Do Betting Odds Work?

Odds are an important aspect of sports betting. Understanding them and how to use them is important if you want to become a successful sports bettor. Odds are used to calculate how much money you get back from winning challenges, but that is not all. What you may not have known is that there are […]

What Does Draw No Bet Mean?

Do you often feel like placing a win bet on a specific team, only to stop at the last moment because of the high risk of a draw? Well, if you understand how Draw No Bet works, you might discover your new betting strategy. Draw No Bet (frequently abbreviated as DNB) is available at almost every online bookmaker […]

How Are Race Horses Named?

One of the most remarkable aspects of horse racing is the spectacular and sometimes tongue-in-cheek names of the horses. Back in the 1700s, names were not recorded and so more than one racehorse was named Eclipse or was named after his or her owner, which makes the history of thoroughbred pedigrees quite confusing at times. […]

What Are Asian Handicap Odds?

Generally when people go to bet on football, they opt for the traditional fixed odds method. This is where the bookies offer you a set of odds that reflect a team to win, lose or draw. Of course, there are other betting options, but to keep it simple, these odds are known as ‘fixed’. Asian […]

How Many Places On An Each Way Bet?

Most of us are familiar with online betting and the each way bet. It’s exactly the same as heading to your high street bookie, except you use your computer or mobile device. The idea is that you bet on the outcome of a particular race or game. If you’re right then you win and if […]

How To Write Betting Slips

Heading to a high street bookies for the first time can be a daunting experience. If you’ve never been, then rest assured that they have changed significantly over the last couple of decades. Gone are the smoke-filled little shops. Instead, they have been replaced by sleek, clean, modern betting hubs. So basically there is absolutely […]

Games With The Best Odds

When you decide to enjoy a casino game, you want to select games with a good chance of winning. The odds give you an idea about the potential for a win and help you decide on the games that fit your interests. Before you look at LadyLucks mobile casino and try out the games, focus on finding […]

Rundown of This Year’s Grand National Favourites

It’s not long now til the Grand National kicks off, this year for a cool £1 million purse. Already the bookies have given us their favourites, and there are some strong contenders and tasty odds for 2014’s big race. If you fancy a flutter, take a look at the Bet365 Grand National favourite odds to […]

Playing The Big Boys

I remember playing a Full Tilt event at my local card room in 2008. The event was a £25+15 bounty (unlimited re-buys before the first break), and there were about 100 runners, which was essentially the maximum. Full Tilt sent down Roberto Romanello and Gary Jones, both of whom were big names in the UK […]