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31/12/2014 edition

Horse Racing Betting Trap for Punters

What a betting trap for punters!

Smart punters need to occasionally remind themselves that it is they who decide what horse to back, what odds to accept, where to bet it and how much to stake. So there is nothing better than looking at the Randwick horse racing meeting held on Saturday, 23rd. June. It was an absolute trap meeting for punters.

1. The previous two Saturday meetings had been abandoned without a race being run due to the state of the track. This meant many Saturday class horses had missed out on a scheduled run and there were added race fitness queries.

2. We had a very Heavy track.

3. To give punters an even better chance of losing their money there were ten races scheduled instead of the normal eight or nine!

Punters did not fare well.

Only $2.70 favourite Cravings, which was backed in from $3.00 on track, won. Tote punters got as low as $2.10. No wonder one state only social tote punters stand little chance of even breaking anywhere near even backing short priced favourites.

How did the other favourites go?

1. Easy Step $4.40 3/8
2. Zeagle Eagle $2.90 3/10
3. Humma $2.80 5/9
4. Flushing Meadows $3.70 4/12
5. Hunters Host $3.50 5/12
6. Only He Knows $3.80 10/12
7. Blessus $6.00 6/11
8. Viewed $3.60 2/12
9. Go Cart $2.60 4/12

What a sorry tale. It should be quite apparent that taking short odds on that Saturday was inviting disaster.

The day was topped off for punters with these winners in the last two races:

1. Phantom Agent $30.80 best tote
2. Zedaction $73.60 best tote. $91.00 available on track!

The big advantage punters have is deciding when to bet and what odds to take. There is nothing wrong with leaving most races or even the entire horse race meeting alone.

Because that is what successful punters who make money over the long term do.

When the races become too challenging smart punters don't insist on "having a go". When the odds on horses they like become too short smart punters don't take them for fear of missing a winning bet. Because they know that over the long term taking those poor odds will lose money.

Plenty of punters decided to take on the ten races at Randwick on that Saturday, because "there has to be a winner in each race." Most were badly out of pocket as a result.

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This edition of Punt to Win:
Horse racing betting trap for punters
The Free Potter horse racing betting system
The Professional Punter's horse racing news
Horse racing form analysis and betting system tips
Horse Watch betting system - future winners
Group 1 horse racing results: Railway Stakes Day - 29/11/2014
Free horse racing ratings & betting tips package membership!
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Betting horse racing favourites in small fields: 29/11/2014
Betting horse racing favourites in small fields: 22/11/2014
Betting horse racing favourites in small fields: 15/11/2014
Best odds for well bet winners - bookmaker or tote?
Betting top weights - horses carrying a weight handicap of 60kg.
Punt to Win 15/11/2014
Punt to Win Index - 2000 to Present

Our tipsters have had some fantastic winning days in the past such as:

Lucky Lil's tips have found winners which win again at value:

Have a look at this:

22/11/2014: 4 horses, winners
Tina Melina $11.60
Resurrect $8.40


15/11/2014: 7 horses, winners
Wawail $9.50
Vashka $7.00
Snow White $6.00


8/11/2014: 8 horses, winners
Hucklebuck $13.00
Lord Aspen $3.80
Abaddon $2.10


4/11/2014: 12 horses, winners
Hijack Hussy $12.00
Mahara $6.00
Grand Marshal $4.40


On Saturday, 19th. July 2014, our tipster Lucky Lil gave 4 tips with Evangelist a fantastic winner at Rosehill with $16.00 available on track!

While First By A Nose gave 6 tips with 4 winners. They were O'Malley, $4.80 TF, Cradle Me $3.70, Aeratus $3.60 and Generalife $2.70.

On Saturday 12th. July, Lucky Lil's 3 tips at odds from $7.90 to $9.70 all missed a place, but the week before Lucky Lil's one tip Generalife won at Rosehill with $7.50 available on track!

On Saturday 12th. July First By A Nose gave 5 tips with Akavoroun, $6.90 and Atlantis Dream, $4.60, both winning. Hard Stride, $9.80, finished a close second at Flemington.


On Saturday, 23rd. November, 2013, our tipster gave followers Padrino, a $51.00 winner and the Free Ratings found a $19,048.40 First Four at Eagle Farm!!

On Saturday, 16th. November, 2013, our tipster gave followers Missing Page, $15.00 winner and Ninth Legion, $7.00 winner!

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2014 Melbourne Cup Day
Bookmaker Win Dividends

Horse

Get these dividends? Or these bookmaker dividends! Extra Profit $30 bet
Reparations 31.00 44.60 $408
General Groove 21.00 24.90 $117
Antelucan 11.00 14.80 $114
Protectionist 8.00 8.60 $18
Atacama 5.50 6.10 $18
Hijack Hussy 10.50 11.00 $15
Mahara 5.60 6.00 $12
Risen From Doubt 7.80 8.10 $9
Precious Gem 5.70 6.00 $9
Grand Marshal 3.70 4.00 $9


 

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