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Hayden backs Bailey for Test Debut


Former Australia opener, Matthew Hayden, believes George Bailey has earned a place in the middle order for next month’s first Ashes Test against England. The stand-in one-day skipper is enjoying an excellent series in India. He has scored 318 runs at an average of 106 in four matches. Bailey’s runs will not have gone unnoticed by Australia cricket betting pundits, and, even though they have come in the shorter form of the game. He has […]


The Olympics

The Olympics have been a very fun time! It is great that they are being held in a similar time zone to Australia and I am able to follow everything at a reasonable hour. I’ve had some success betting on some of the events, with a number of long shots getting home. A few times I’ve had to bet against my own country, but the wins have softened the blow when Australia misses out on […]


Go Russia!

Had a smallish bet on Russia at the start of the Euro 2008 tournament at odds of $34! Now they are in the semi-finals they are available at $4.90 on BetFair. I decided to lay a little off to realise some value, but for the most part the bet rides.


Brutal Sports Betting Weekend

I forgot to blog about this the other day, but this past weekend was particularly brutal when it came to sports betting. I went 0 for 10 bets, which sucks in itself, but the way it happened hurt. Ernie Els held a two shot lead going into the final hole and he triple bogey choked. In the Australian PGA, Sabbatini was leader going into the final round and then completely dropped his bundle and didn’t […]


An Amazing Night of Sports Betting

As I have mentioned in the blog before, the last couple of months Hui and I have been experimenting with sports betting, we have been following a number of free and subscription sports betting services as well as a few well versed tipsters. It has been a slow process, but we had slowly build up to a profit of about US$1700 only to have a bit of a downswing to about +$1000. Well last night […]

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