Racing & Darts: How Do Black Type’s Odds Compare?

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On Friday, we released for FREE our special report on the new bookmaker, Black Type, who have been causing quite the stir given their ‘winners-welcome’ policy and guarantee to lay to lose up to £500 on any given bet.

If yet to read it download your FREE report PDF

Yet whilst their unique approach to bookmaking is very welcome, what many punters want to know is does their winners-welcome policy come at a cost in terms of the odds they offer customers?

Therefore, to help answer this question and gauge just how their odds stand up in comparison, I commissioned some detailed odds tracking across two key sports they keenly price up – horse racing and darts.

You can read about this in more detail in the Free Black Type Report, but for those of you interested in either Horse Racing or Darts (Especially given that the PDC World Championship starts on Thursday) I have summarised some of the key findings below.

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Black Type Darts Odds In Comparison

To examine Black Type’s odds, my team and I analysed the prices they offered during the recent Grand Slam of Darts tournament in November.

To gauge this, we tracked the odds for both players across 37 Darts games from the Group Stages to the Quarter Finals, leaving us with 74 sets of odds to compare.

We recorded the odds for all 74 outcomes from 7 different bookmakers: Black Type, Bet365, Bet Victor, Paddy Power, Skybet, William Hill & Coral.

The odds were taken at various times of day to ensure we compiled a wide and varied cross section of data.

First off, here are the average odds for all 74 outcomes from each of the 7 bookmakers:

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Taking as an average, Bet365 lead the way with average odds of 2.72, with Black Type in 5thposition with an average of 2.62 – a small difference of 0.10.

As useful as this study was, it is slightly flawed for two reasons – firstly the low data sample and secondly the influence of a few larger priced ‘outliers’, which skewed the results.

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Eliminating High-Priced Outliers

Although most matches in the Grand Slam of Darts were competitive, there were a few games which featured a very short-priced favourite, usually Michael Van Gerwen, and a big priced outsider.

The price of the outsider in these matches could be as high as 15/1 and with such a small pool of data, it only served to skewer the results.

For example, on the 14h November, Max Hopp was priced as big as 10/1 with Bet365 and as low as 7/1 with Paddy Power to beat Michael Van Gerwen.

By eliminating all bets at 5/1 and over from our data sample, we were then able to get a more realistic set of results. The 5 games we removed were:

14/11 Darren Webster to beat Phil Taylor. Odds ranged from 11/2 to 13/2
14/11 Max Hopp to beat Michael Van Gerwen. 7/1 to 10/1
16/11 Jeff Smith to beat Michael Van Gerwen. 11/2 to 7/1
16/11 Robert Thornton to beat Michael Van Gerwen. 13/2 to 10/1
18/11 Brendan Dolan to beat Michael Van Gerwen. 9/1 to 14/1

Here then is the table of average odds after removing these 5 players priced at over 5/1.

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Without the 5 outsiders, the differences between all 7 bookies is marginal with Black Type more than holding their own. So small were the differences in fact, we had to illustrate them to 3 decimal points!

Final Thoughts on Darts Odds

Bearing in mind the limited data sample we could gather from the Grand Slam of Darts tournament, Black Type’s odds on the sport were clearly very competitive.

Considering how quick some of their bookmaking rivals are to close and restrict the accounts of punters that do well on Darts, there is even more reason to consider using Black Type for betting on the sport.

The likes of Bet365 and Bet Victor might on average offer marginally better odds, yet you do run the risk of being restricted if taking industry stand-out prices with them once too often.

For those of you keen Darts punters – make sure you also check out their free Sign The Board Darts podcast hosted by Andy Dawson and featuring guests such as comedy legend, Bob Mortimer.


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Black Type Racing Overround In Comparison

To understand just how Black Type’s racing odds stand up, we also tracked and compared their overround with those on offer from 3 different bookmakers: Coral, William Hill & Ladbrokes.

We chose Coral, William Hill & Ladbrokes as they are considered more ‘traditional’ bookmakers, with a very large betting presence both online and in the high street.

Analysing 75 races in total, we recorded the odds at different times of day and over a variety of races to build as detailed and varied a set of data as possible.

This analysis ran from the 28/10/16 to the 13/11/16, which also included each race at the Cheltenham Open meeting – helping us gauge how strong their odds were at a major race meeting as well as the standard midweek racing fare.

Here then is the average overround across all 75 races from each of the 4 bookmakers:

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Taken as an average, Black Type’s overround was the best overall at 115.03%. This was 0.45% better than Ladbrokes, 1.29% better than William Hill and 2.70% better than Coral.

A very positive start to proceedings and an early indication that they offer good value racing odds.

Cheltenham Open Meeting

The Cheltenham Open Meeting ran from the 11th to the 13th November and with the high-quality racing on show, it was also useful to isolate the overrounds from this meeting for comparison purposes.

It is generally accepted that at these bigger meetings, with the greater volume of money swishing around, bookmakers pay more attention to their prices and take larger sized bets.

Here then is what we found at this meeting in terms of the overrounds from the 4 bookmakers:

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Once again Black Type offered the lowest overround, although the differences between them and their competitors was bigger than ever.

The Black Type overround of 108.59% was 3.87% better than William Hill, 4.53% better than Ladbrokes and 6.63% better than Coral.

From this analysis, it is safe to say they more than held their own and their policy of ‘winners welcome’ does not come at a cost of worse odds in the horse racing markets.

If anything, the Black Type setup is allowing them to offer better value odds that favour the punter.

Perhaps the notion of employing skilled racing traders able to build and manage a proper racing book is not as dead a concept as some bookmakers would have you believe.

Read The Full Report & Enjoy More Betting Help!

I have summarized some of the analysis in this email for reasons of brevity, so those of you interested in understanding more I encourage you to access the full report for free. Click here to download.

With so much high quality Darts & Racing to look forward over the next few weeks, its without doubt a great time to consider a Black Type account. Especially those of you impacted unfairly by account restrictions and closures by other bookies.

For those of you looking for further help with your betting over the festive period – then why not consider a Secret Betting Club membership?

By signing-up today you can enjoy access to our 10+ year back catalogue of expert tipster reviews, interviews and strategies. Including every single tipster review we have ever written (there are literally hundreds available!) and all of the Hall of Fame Tipsters we recommend to make you money betting.

All of which comes with a 90 day money back guarantee – so you can sign-up totally risk-free, with everything to gain and nothing to lose.

Join the Secret Betting Club and see how we can help you make money betting.

Don’t Miss The 10 Year+ SBC Back Catalogue! Here’s Why…

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As a Secret Betting Club member you can now gain access to over 10 years worth of independent tipster reviews, tipster league tables, systems and strategies…All designed to help YOU make money betting.

This is all part of the huge number of Betting Magazines, Tipster Profit Reports & Special Reports the SBC team has published since June 2006!

To provide just a taster of what is on offer, below you can find a rundown of our latest publications from the last 6 months alone.

All of which are available to you the instant you sign-up for a Secret Betting Club membership!

There is a huge amount for you to sink your teeth into, whatever sports or betting markets you are interested in – we can help you beat the bookmaker!

LATEST SBC PUBLICATIONS – LAST 6 MONTHS

NOVEMBER: SBC Issue 98: 

2 RED HOT RACING TIPSTER EXPERTS REVIEWED…

• Tipster #1 has made 6X Betting Bank growth in just 27 months!
(Free 1 month trial available!)
• Tipster #2 has bagged 33.2% ROI from 782 bets since June 15

ALSO REVIEWED THIS MONTH:

• The FREE Golf betting guru hitting a 29% ROI over the past 5 years!
• The FREE Racing Tipster profitable at both Betfair SP & the bookies

PLUS – How you can win 2 free Premier League tickets with Appbet

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OCTOBER: Tipster Profit Report:

HOW MUCH CAN YOU MAKE BETTING?

WE REVEAL ALL WITH 58 TOP TIPSTERS SCRUTINISED INCLUDING…

• The Betfair SP Tipster up 152 points profit at 17% ROI already in 2016! *Also a new Hall of Fame rated tipster!
• The new football ratings service with 85% ROC (bank growth) since October 2015
• The 5 star rated expert that’s made 1084 points profit in 12 months and currently tops our rankings!
• The on-fire racing tipster that’s posted 344% bank growth in the past 6 months.

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SEPTEMBER:
RACING PROFITS MAXIMISER!

Learn how to bet less and make more in our ground-breaking report including:

• How to easily identify the most profitable racing tips using the simple Racing Profits Maximiser Strategy.
• Discover how this strategy turned a 11.9% ROI into 22.9% (11% increase).
• Understand how you can use it to make a profit betting at Betfair SP (with 5% commisson deducted)
• PLUS view 6 ready to use Racing Profits Maximiser ‘Tipster Portfolios‘ for you to get started with. 

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AUGUST: 6-PART EXPERT GUIDE TO FOOTBALL BETTING 

Learn how to make a profit betting on the beautiful game with this amazing 6-part 2016/17 Season ‘Essential Football Betting Compendium’

• PART 1) SPORTS TIPSTER REPORT:
League Tables & Best Buy Rankings
• PART 2) FOOTBALL TIPSTER GUIDE 16/17: 13 Top Experts Examined
• PART 3) TIPSTER REVIEW:
Brazilian Football AH Expert (7.5% ROI)
• PART 4) TIPSTER REVIEW:
Free Football Tipster Guru (12% ROI)
• PART 5) TIPSTER REVIEW:
Football ‘Loophole’ Tipster (£2302 Profit)
• PART 5) BEST BOOKMAKER REPORT:
How To Get The Best Odds!

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JULY: SPECIAL REPORT

THE MAGIC OF MULTIPLES!
Learn how you can increase your profits by utilising some very simple multiple betting strategies including:

• The theory behind successful multiple betting.
• How betting in multiples can help keep you under the bookies radar.
• The best multiple betting strategies to follow (how and why they work).
• Real-life evidence of when multiple betting works!

As proven to work by the serial winning punter that made 46.5K from multiple betting in 2015

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JUNE: SBC ISSUE 97

THE AWESOME FOURSOME!
4 FANTASTIC ‘RETURN ON INVESTMENT’ TIPSTERS REVIEWED

• The Free Racing Tipster up 11.1% ROI & 140 points profit since 2013. Extremely easy to follow!
• The Football Guru with 12.2% ROI from over 2000 bets in the last 2 seasons. Profitable in all 3 main markets: 1X2, Asian Handicap & Multiple bets.
• The Racing Tipster duo with an excellent track record: 13.8% ROI from 2306 bets and over 200% bank growth since 2014.
 The Free Golf, Racing & Football Tipster in profit to the tune of 15.4% ROI.

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Access All SBC Publications From The Past Decade

Alongside instant access to all of the reports listed above, as a Gold or Platinum Secret Betting Club subscriber, you can also enjoy our 10+ year back catalogue of expert tipster reviews, interviews and strategies.

This includes every single tipster review we have ever written (there are literally hundreds available!) including all of the Hall of Fame Tipster we recommend to make you money betting.

You can also enjoy significant discounts on the cost of joining many of these tipsters via our unique Big Tipster Discounts – exclusively available to SBC members only!

All of which comes with a 90 day money back guarantee – so you can sign-up totally risk-free, with everything to gain and nothing to lose.

Join the Secret Betting Club now and see what all the fuss is about!

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Read SBC’s Real-Life ‘Betting With Tipsters’ Bet Diary


Follow SBC’s Real-Life ‘Betting With Tipsters’ Bet Diary! (FREE)

Last month I introduced a brand new FREE feature onto the Secret Betting Club website – a real life betting blog dedicated to one man’s ongoing ability to make money following expert tipsters.

Called the ‘Bet Diary’, it’s penned by profitable punter, and SBC writer, Rowan Day who, each week, discusses his ongoing betting journey including the tipsters he follows, and his performance, using their advice (win or lose – he is always refreshingly honest!).

The idea behind the Bet Diary is to provide some real-life, genuine, experiences of just how the tipsters we rate and recommend can actually make you a realistic extra income stream.

Whether it’s to simply make some extra pocket money, fund a family holiday, or to generate a sustainable second income – his Bet Diary will be able to help you achieve your goals.

After all, last tax year, Rowan made a 64.4% Return on Capital from his betting so he knows his stuff!

Updated weekly, you can read the very latest from Rowan at the Bet Diary homepage.

I would also recommend reading his introductory post.

Rowans Bet Diary Posts (oldest articles first)

Hello, and welcome to a betting journey

Northern Monkey – tipster extraordinaire

How to pick a winner

October review

Why betting is such a good investment Part 1

Why betting *Can* be such a good investment Part 2

Long term, long term, long term

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Rowan’s Journey Since 2010

Before launching the Bet Diary, Rowan started out as a regular Secret Betting Club member many moons ago. He took the plunge, paid for a membership, and got stuck into following some of the tipsters in our Hall of Fame.

Time wore on, and he started to enjoy some success.

One thing led to another and, keen to share his experiences (and no doubt helped by the fact that he is a talented, engaging, writer!) he launched his own successful blog, ‘The Portfolio Investor’, subsequently followed by the ‘Bet Diary Pro’ in 2015.

Through the latter, he posts regularly about the tipsters he is following, the money he is making (and sometimes losing….) and his honest thoughts on the real-world challenges of betting.

The ‘Bet Diary Pro’ was very well received, and, building on this success, we launched the FREE Bet Diary in October 2016. This FREE Bet Diary illustrates some of the real-life challenges and rewards that following the right betting tipsters can bring.

For anyone who is relatively new to the world of betting, and tipsters, this serves as a very interesting and, most importantly, practical resource.

I recognise that not everyone is convinced that you can make money betting using tipping advice…….We aim to challenge that opinion!!

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Rowan’s Track Record of Success

Over the years, Rowan has consistently generated strong profits simply by following many of the tipsters that the Secret Betting Club recommends.

His expectation is to achieve a Return On Capital of between 50% and 100% in any given year, based on the tipsters he follows.

During his last betting year (April 2015 – April 2016) he achieved a 64.4% betting bank growth.

Applying this to actual monetary sums, a 64.4% ROC would have brought about the following profits:

  • £2,000 into £3,288
  • £5,000 into £8,220
  • £10,000 into £16,440
  • £20,000 into £32,880

If interested in learning more, you can actually read his real-life betting report from 2015/16 (link opens up PDF file to download)

Read The Bet Diary PRO

If the FREE Bet Diary whets your appetite, then you can gain access to Rowan’s professional betting blog (Bet Diary Pro) as a Secret Betting Club member.

First introduced in early 2015, the Bet Diary Pro provides even more from Rowan on the practical realities of following tipsters to make money betting.

Through the Bet Diary Pro, you can discover the full names and identities of each of the tipsters he follows PLUS exclusive analysis and insight which is made available only to Secret Betting Club members.

Access to the Bet Diary Pro is available to all with either a Silver, Gold or Platinum Secret Betting Club membership. Subscribe now and gain full access.

Best regards,

Peter Ling
Secret Betting Club Editor

Free Non-League Expert Football Tips During December

The Secret Betting Club aren’t the only service celebrating a 10 year anniversary in 2016 as renowned non-league football tipster, Skeeve, also turns 10 on December 12th and to celebrate this fact, he is offering ALL Secret Betting Club members free access to his service during the whole of December.

Skeeve has a tremendous long-term record (He has made +667 points profit at 12.2% ROI in these 10 years), which is down to the phenomenal amount of study and research he puts into understanding the non-league football scene.

So far in 2016, he is also up +19.23 points profit (16.5% ROI, 32% ROC) so it’s a great opportunity to sample his expertise for yourself.

Skeeve’s offer is part of the significant tipster priority discounts, deals and free trials we negotiate on behalf of Secret Betting Club members (although we only feature such deals from those tipsters we have reviewed and subsequently found favourable).

This offer is available to all Gold or Platinum Secret Betting Club members and will be on offer throughout the whole of December.

Make sure you sign-up ASAP to get this Saturday’s advice!

SBC Membership Now Provides Free Access To These 4 Tipping Experts


If you are looking for some top quality racing tipsters to follow – then you must check out the 2 latest additions to the Secret Betting Club’s Tipping Forum, both of whom are now exclusively sharing their tips FREE.

First of all, Hall of Fame award winner, James Boyle has agreed to share ALL of his tips for free until he makes 25 points profit from his advice as part of a quest to showcase his undoubted ability. James comes with an outstanding record, having made 408 points profit at 19.8% ROI from his big race tips since 2011.

Secondly, racing guru Chris Baker is now supplying all of his bets for free via the SBC Tipping Forum and email, which comes hot on the heels of an amazing Saturday where he tipped up Ayr Gold Cup winner, Brando at 18/1 (plus two other winners at 10/1 and 8/1 on the day). Click the following links to see his complete Saturday writeup as supplied to SBC members: 10/1 winner Delectation, 8/1 winner Baydar and 18/1 winner Brando

As an SBC member you can follow both James and Chris in 2 ways:

1) You can view their tips as posted each day on the SBC Tipping Forum

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2) You can also sign-up to exclusive mailing lists to receive their tips direct to your email address.

2 More Top Tipsters For You To Follow

The fantastic news is that alongside Chris and James, you can also follow 2 more top tipsters via the SBC Tipping Forum and email, both of whom have excellent records and have been making profits for sometime.

Since May, the Chasemaster racing guys have been supplying all of their advice for free and during this time have made 21 points profit from 81 bets an a ROI of 19.81%. This is no flash in the pan as over the past 12 months they have made a total of 128.1 points profit from 286 bets at a ROI of 35.14%!!

Also – SBC member ‘Paceman’ has been supplying all of his Favourite tips for some time, whereby he focuses on horses at the front of the market. From 291 tips he has picked up a level stake profit of 43.79 points at a ROI of 15%. Who says you can’t make a profit backing favourites!!?

All Part Of Your Secret Betting Club Membership

All 4 of the tipsters mentioned above are now available to follow each day as part of a Secret Betting Club membership. This provides you with access to our members-only Tipping Forum where you can pick up all the tips as they are posted.

You also gain full access to our Free Tipping Section whereby you can sign-up to receive their tips via email if you so wish.

So, if you are looking to get started betting with tipsters and don’t want to splash the cash on expensive subscriptions, why not consider following some of these free tipsters as part of your Secret Betting Club membership.

Best of all, you can now sign-up totally risk-free thanks to our 90-day money back guarantee, which ensures if you find our service (and these free tipsters) not for you, then you can get a full refund. Meaning you have everything to gain and nothing to lose from joining our exclusive club.

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Matchbook’s New Horse Racing Markets (0% Commission)

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Dear All,

There was some good news for horse racing punters today from the betting exchange Matchbook, as they have officially launched their new horse racing markets for all to use.

They are offering markets on all UK and Irish races alongside a smattering of Antepost races and perhaps best of all – are charging 0% commission on all bets placed in these markets until the end of Glorious Goodwood on the 30th July. After this date, their usual low commission rates will take effect.

If anything like their very popular football markets, which offer some of the most competitive odds around then this is a fantastic development for all punters interested in betting on Horse Racing.

If you don’t yet have a Matchbook account, then you can also open one today and enjoy a £30 welcome bonus (once you have placed 1 X £15 Back and 1 X £15 Lay).

Certainly if fed up with bookie restrictions or if simply looking for better value and more options for your racing bets – Matchbook and their new racing markets are well worth checking out.

Best regards,

Peter Ling
SBC Editor

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Take SBC’s 2016 Restrictions & Closures Bookie Survey

Help us name and shame the very best and worst bookmakers by > on betting account restrictions and closures and how it has impacted you.

Results from this survey will be released as part of our forthcoming special FREE-TO-ALL ‘Getting On’ Report

All who fill in the survey can also enter a free prize draw to win a brand new
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Looking For Good Free Tips? Try These 8 Free Tipsters For Size!

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As part of an extra special investigation into free tipsters, today we have released a unique report focusing on 8 profitable betting tipsters who currently share their tips online for free.

This one-off report features our interviews with each of the 8 tipsters, who they are, what they do, how you can follow them and just how much profit they have made over the years.

Sign-up now to gain instant access to this latest report (and our entire back catalogue of tipster reviews, systems & betting guides) or read on for more details…

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Inside This Special Report You Can Enjoy…

Interviews With 8 Free Tipsters Including:

• The 1-lay-a-day football expert with a profitable record dating back to 2012.

• The Irish racing guru up 25% ROI last flat season and with a very profitable Ante-Post portfolio to boot.

• The rugby expert up to the tune of 31.98 points so far in 2016.

Plus 5 other free tipsters with profitable records betting on Football, Golf, Racing, Cricket, Tennis, Politics, Reality TV & many more markets.

Revealing The Very Best Tipsters For You

This special report has been put together as part of our ongoing quest to find the very best betting tipsters – both those that charge and those that offer their advice for free.

Perhaps best of all – each of the 8 expert tipsters featured within this report are as yet not widely known by the vast majority of punters so it’s a great opportunity to get in ahead of the crowd and start to benefit from their advice. They are part of a new breed of professional, practical and most of all profitable tipsters that punters are following these days.

So if you are interested in finding out more about these 8 free tipsters, make sure you check out this special report available now to all SBC members. Sign-up now for instant Secret Betting Club access.

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2 Seasons Football Tipping = 12.2% ROI From 2000+ Bets

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If you are looking for tipsters to help you make money betting then 1 of the 4 experts we reviewed in the latest SBC Magazine (Issue 97) will be right up your street (Especially at the moment during Euro 2016!)

This particular football tipster has a very impressive record with a 12.2% ROI from over 2000 bets from the first 22 months of their service – up to Mid-April 2016, which was the cut-off point for our initial review.

The even better news is that since then, this service has thrived – adding a further 20.79 points profit at 14.58% ROI from their most recent 152 bets. This includes advice so far during the Copa America and Euro 2016 tournaments, where they are also sitting on a host of good looking ante-post bets.

And this added to the fact they are offering ALL Secret Betting Club members 35% off the cost of the service before the 1st August 2016 – makes it an ideal service to consider joining.

If subscribing to their service for 6 months or more, the discounts on offer can save you more than the cost of joining the Secret Betting Club itself – making it a total no-brainer if interested in how they can help you.

Full details on this service, including our in-depth 8 page review scrutinising everything from type of bet performance, staking, betting banks, odds availability and practicality can be found in SBC 97.

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Here’s What Is Also Inside SBC #97

It’s not just this top football tipster under our review microscope in SBC 97 but we also tackle another 3 experts – making up an ‘Awesome Foursome’ of tipsters for you to check out including:

The Free Racing Tipster up 11.1% ROI & 140 points profit since 2013. Extremely easy to follow and from a proven winning expert. 

The Racing Tipster duo with an excellent track record: 13.8% ROI from 2306 bets and over 200% bank growth since 2014. This pair know how to make money on racing.

 The Free Golf, Racing & Football Tipster in profit to the tune of 15.4% ROI & exclusively available via the SBC Forum.

Of the Awesome Foursome – two of the tipsters are totally free to follow, whereas the other two are offering exclusive discounts to SBC members only including a 35% discount on the cost of the football guru mentioned above. All as part of the major tipster savings we negotiate on your behalf!

Sign-up here to gain instant access to this latest magazine (and our entire back catalogue of tipster reviews, systems & betting guides) or read on for more details…

Full Access To The SBC Back Catalogue

Alongside Issue 97 as a Gold or Platinum Secret Betting Club subscriber, you can also gain access to our 10 year back catalogue of expert tipster reviews, interviews and strategies.

This includes every single tipster review we have ever written (there are literally hundreds available!) including all of the Hall of Fame Tipsters we recommend to make you money betting.

All of which comes with a 90 day money back guarantee – so you can sign-up totally risk-free, with everything to gain and nothing to lose. 

Sign-Up Now And Gain Instant Access (Plus Save £16)

 To celebrate our 10 year anniversary in 2016, we are deducting £16 off the cost of ALL Secret Betting Club Memberships – Silver, Gold and Platinum, making it an ideal time to see just how we can help you make money betting.

So if you have yet to try our service out, make sure you do now and save £16 via this special offer.

You can get started straight away with instant access to our service as soon as you sign-up. 

Subscribe Now & Save £16!

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The Top 9 Betting Articles From The Past 12 Months

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Today for a bit of a walk down memory lane, I have rounded up our 9 most popular blog articles and emails from the last 12 months.

Whether it’s unveiling the 3 worst bookmakers (as rated by you), my biggest winner of the year or revealing some of the lies in the tipping world, there is plenty to re-visit especially if you missed them first time around!

So without further ado, here is your top 9 from the past year:

1. Your 3 Worst Bookmakers From 2015

Perhaps no surprise to see this article lead the way – as we reveal the worst bookmakers as voted by you from 2015. Recommended reading – unless of course you work for Boylesports or Stan James!

2. My Simple 77/1 Winning Bet Strategy

This simple strategy turned £10 into £778.20 (view my betslip) and it’s a very simple idea that can help maximise your profits if following good tipsters.

3. Free Report: How Rowan Made 64.4% ROC With Tipsters

SBC writer, Rowan explains how he made 64.4% Return On Capital (AKA Betting Bank Growth) in 2015 by following his select group of tipsters. That’s 10k into 16.4k – not bad work if you can get it (and all tax free in the UK).

4. Your 5-Point ‘Bet-Fit’ Profitable Plan For 2016

Penned in January for those looking to turn New Year Resolutions about betting success into reality – the advice in this 5 point profitable plan ring true at any time of year.

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5. Compound Staking: Turn £1565 into £2968 With This Simple Plan

How you can increase your profits by using some simple ‘Compound Staking’ methods – in this article we explain the 4 different ways to profit from just 1 tipster.

6. Why We Act Irrationally When Bets Lose

We all hate losing runs but at times there is no escaping them – therefore learning how to handle them and how to ride them out is key to betting success. This article explains a few of our tips on coping during a bad period.

7. Don’t Fall For These Tipster Lies, Damn Lies & Statistics

It’s not just politicians who play fast and loose with numbers but some tipsters do. Learn how to see through the BS and examine the tipster statistics that really matter!

8. Exploding The Myth: Making Money Backing 1/4 Shots

Can’t make money betting at short odds? Think again as in this article we explore the tipster doing exactly that and the benefits of betting odds-on.

9. Case Study: How To Analyse A Tipster

A few tricks of the trade from the SBC team on exactly how we review any tipster. Learn how to spot the good, bad and ugly from a mile away.

You can read even more articles from the team here at SBC on our betting blog.

Don’t forget either you can save £16 on the cost of a Silver, Gold or Platinum SBC membership to celebrate our 10 year anniversary.

Sign-up now and gain instant access to the world of profitable betting!

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£16 Discount Extension & The Canny Punter Up 20K Betting Last Year

£16 Off ALL SBC Memberships – OFFER EXTENDED!

2006 to 2016: Celebrating A Decade Of The Secret Betting Club

If you are interested in signing-up for a Secret Betting Club membership I have good news as our special £16 discount is being extended for the next few months.

This is to celebrate our 10 year anniversary in 2016 and offer you the chance to sample our service and see how we can help you make money betting.

So whether you want to join SBC as either a Silver, Gold or Platinum member you can save £16 on the cost of subscription. Sign-up now and get started right away!

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Real-Life Story: £20k In Profit In 2015….

Over the course of the past 10 years we have helped many people with their betting, such as ‘Pendo’ who has been a Secret Betting Club member since 2012.

After following our advice not just on the best tipsters but setting up his betting banks properly, he is now cashing in – making a 20k profit in 2015 alone.

He was happy to pen a few words to help explain just how SBC has helped him with his betting…

‘I Am Hugely In Profit’

“The Secret Betting Club has completely changed my whole outlook on the way I bet. I follow four really genuine hard working tipsters all of whom have been recommended by SBC and can confirm that everything that they print is 100 percent true. They never hide anything.

You can never predict how a tipster is going to do in the next 12 months, but SBC’s reports help point out those they feel offer the best chance of success. What I can say is that I personally won 20 grand last year in 2015. This year (2016) hasn’t been as good yet as I’m down about £1000 but its very early days. Overall I am hugely in profit and thats vitally important.

Another very important thing I can advise is to keep a record of all your bets and have a betting bank of a good size (follow the SBC recommendations!). Its easy to be a good winner, anyone can do that but it’s when thing go wrong that you have to trust the guy or guys that you use and I trust SBC and the tipsters they recommend.

It has taken me a few years to actually learn how to manage my betting bank as I never used to have a spreadsheet to keep a record of my bets .So when I was on a bad run which happens a lot I thought I was losing in the long run when I wasn’t! I was actually in profit but the most recent losses skewed my feelings from reality!

I still make mistakes myself but I’m not perfect, yet im still showing a very large profit. If you want to make money it isn’t easy but if you put the time and effort you will get the rewards if you keep at it.”

‘Pendo’. SBC Member since 2012

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Why Ten Years Matters In The Tipping World

Pendo’s story is similar to many other Secret Betting Club members I have had the pleasure of speaking to over the years who continue to make money betting.

After all, over 85% of those surveyed in our end of year members poll told us they made a profit in 2015 – far greater than the usual 1% or so who make a profit betting usually.

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£16 Discount On ALL Memberships This May: 10 Year Celebrations!

£16 Off ALL SBC Memberships During May

2006 to 2016: Celebrating A Decade Of The Secret Betting Club

May 2016 represents a unique milestone in the history of the Secret Betting Club as its our ten-year anniversary of service and to celebrate we have a really special offer for you!

Throughout May we are deducting £16 off the cost of ALL Secret Betting Club Memberships – Silver, Gold and Platinum, making it an ideal time to see just how we can help you make money betting.

So if you have yet to try our service out, make sure you do this month and save £16 via this special offer.

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Why Ten Years Matters In The Tipping World

Ten years is a long time in any business, yet it is a lifetime in the tipping world – so how have we lasted the test of time?

We like to think this is down to our independent review stance and the unique way in which we are funded, which allows us to tell it like it is.

So rather than making a cut from sales of the tipsters we review (which is how all other review sites work), instead we charge you a membership fee for access to our reports and magazines, which allows us to be independent.

Ultimately this means we can tell you the truth where others won’t. If we don’t rate a tipster, we will tell you – regardless of how much money they might offer us to say otherwise.

Thus ensuring you can trust our opinion at all times on just which tipsters can make you money betting.

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Real-Life Story: £11,595 net profit in 2015 & finally credit-card debt free

Over the course of the past 10 years we have helped many people with their betting, yet recently one member emailed in with details on his own unique journey from perennial loser to long-term winner.

His name is Steve and he has been a member of the Secret Betting Club since May 2014.

Here is his story in his own words…

£11,595 net profit in 2015 & finally credit-card debt free

“For me it all started back in January 2014 when I received a glossy item of junk mail from a ‘racing club’ offering me a 4 week trial to include a ‘HUGE GAMBLE’ at Chepstow on 22nd February – all for the massive discount of £49 – saving me a huge £71.

I took no action and ignored it – but I couldn’t get it out of my mind. I started to wonder if there was some organisation that rates/monitors these racing clubs/tipsters. A month or so later I started to ‘scratch that itch’ and did some research on-line and eventually stumbled on a blog called ‘The Portfolio Investor’ written by Rowan Day.  Here for the first time – I learnt that following a portfolio of carefully chosen tipsters could be profitable – with a fair degree of patience and discipline.  Rowan also mentioned ‘The Secret Betting Club’ in fairly glowing terms, so I looked them up.

It’s worth pointing out that I’ve not been a fan of horse racing – or gambling for that matter and up to this point – had only dabbled with very small stakes (up to a fiver). So the idea of parting with £79 to join ‘The Secret Betting Club’, wasn’t an easy decision – £79 was (and still is) a lot of money to me!  But after a couple of month’s deliberation and further reading of Rowan’s blog, I took the plunge on 1st May 2014 and paid my £79 to join. There was a money back guarantee after all, so what had I got to lose?

I opened a separate bank account and email account as recommended and then joined 3 horse racing tipsters including the ‘Northern Monkey Punter’ and have to admit that I got lucky with some good returns in my first couple of months – it all seemed to be too easy! Towards the end of the year I hit a losing run and ditched a couple of tipsters in favour of SBC ‘Hall of Fame’ recommendations.  Losing runs are horrible, but provide a useful reality check – and I found myself re-reading the SBC’s ‘Professional Gambler Blueprint’ over and over to make sure I wasn’t making silly mistakes (I was) !

2015 started slowly and I didn’t make a penny of profit for the first 10 weeks.  Then came Cheltenham and at last – a chink of light !  Sadly Cheltenham was followed by another 4 barren weeks until Aintree when another good 3 days produced a little profit.  With this profit, I took the plunge and joined another Hall of Fame tipster. That was back in May of last year and I haven’t looked back since!  I currently follow 5 racing tipsters, all of whom are SBC reviewed and recommended.

During 2015, I managed an incredible net profit of £11,595 (after £1,764 of tipster subscription and SBC fees were deducted).  I’m now free from credit card debt for the first time in years and am planning a cruise with my long suffering wife for our Silver wedding anniversary in October this year – happy days!

I know it all sounds easy – but it does require a daily commitment to follow my chosen tipsters – every day of every week – the novelty has long since worn off!  Patience and discipline are also attributes that you cannot have too much of. Keeping a record and checking the latest Tipster Profit Report are also essential steps towards making some money and staying profitable.  So in 2 years I’ve come a long way –  I’ve made some mistakes and learned from them.  And I’ve really started to enjoy horse racing and went to my first race meeting last June at Royal Ascot – great fun !

Could I have done it without ‘The Secret Betting Club’?  Not a chance.”

Steve from Cheltenham. SBC Member since May 2014

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Why Ten Years Matters In The Tipping World

Steve’s story is similar to many other Secret Betting Club members I have had the pleasure of speaking to over the years.

After all, over 85% of those surveyed in our end of year members poll told us they made a profit in 2015.

So why not take the plunge this May, save yourself £16 and enter the world of professional betting.

You can get started straight away with instant access to our service as soon as you sign-up.

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