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Exploring the world of profitable betting and what it takes to generate a long-term edge gambling. Through this series of podcasts, join Pete from the Smart Betting Club as he interviews professional punters and expert tipsters on how they make a profit betting and what lessons we can take from them for our own betting journey.Expect to learn about the strategies or methods they employ to win, the markets they focus on, bookmakers or exchanges they use and much more besides.

Exploring the world of profitable betting and what it takes to generate a long-term edge gambling. Through this series of podcasts, join Pete from the Smart Betting Club as he interviews professional punters and expert tipsters on how they make a profit betting and what lessons we can take from them for our own betting journey.Expect to learn about the strategies or methods they employ to win, the markets they focus on, bookmakers or exchanges they use and much more besides.

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Exploring the world of profitable betting and what it takes to generate a long-term edge gambling. Through this series of podcasts, join Pete from the Smart Betting Club as he interviews professional punters and expert tipsters on how they make a profit betting and what lessons we can take from them for our own betting journey.Expect to learn about the strategies or methods they employ to win, the markets they focus on, bookmakers or exchanges they use and much more besides.

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English


Episodes

Episode #33 Rowan Day's Tipster Portfolio Results

6/20/2022
In this special episode I was joined by experienced bettor, Rowan Day to discuss the results from his tipster portfolio as achieved over the past 12 months. Rowan writes the weekly Bet Diary blog on making a profit from tipsters and to summarize performance he pens this annual report on just how much he has made from his betting. Once again it was another successful year with a strong profit achieved and Rowan outlines some of the best performing tipster services, who they are and why and...

Duration:00:48:35

Episode #32 Paul Chandler-Burns

5/31/2022
An interview with betting professional, Paul Chandler-Burns on his many years working in the betting industry and his profitable angle following the Racing Post's Tom Segal and his Pricewise tipping column. Starting out as a racing trader prior to the introduction of Betfair, Paul built up enough experience and connections to then go full time as a professional punter for several years and he talked me through what he bet upon and the challenges and rewards this brought. This time as a...

Duration:00:44:12

Episode #31 Richard Hutchinson of Hanbury Racing

4/25/2022
An in-depth discussion with expert racing tipster, Richard Hutchinson on his approach to finding big priced winners via his service - Hanbury Racing. Richard's tipping service began in 2020, after he won £188,000 after being victorious in the Tote Ten To Follow competition - giving him the platform to start a new life finding winners for a living. His speciality is finding overlooked horses at big prices for each way value with regular winners over the past 2 years at prices like 66/1 and...

Duration:00:44:14

Episode #30 with Quentin Franks

4/11/2022
A chat with racing expert, Quentin Franks on his 10 years working as a full time professional punter on the sport. Working 15 hour days and up at the crack of drawn each day, Quentin was good enough to share about what goes on behind the scenes as a pro punter and the reality of betting for a living. As well as some of the things he looks for in a value bet and the tools he used to study horses, Quentin also discussed some of the smaller, independent bookmakers he often uses to get bets on...

Duration:00:42:04

Episode #29 UK Gambling Changes - Politics & Betting Special with Andrew Woodman

3/21/2022
A chat with Andrew Woodman, a senior parliamentary assistant working in Westminster and somebody acutely involved in the ongoing discussions around the forthcoming gambling law changes in the UK. Alongside his work in Politics, Andrew is also a keen bettor and racing enthusiast, so is extremely well placed to pass comment on all the topics of interest, from affordability limits to the black market and the reputation of bookmakers. Andrew also shares his insight into the concept he and the...

Duration:00:36:10

Episode #28 Bookmaker Complaints Special

3/9/2022
A special podcast exploring the increase in complaints as regards bookmaker behaviour - specifically surrounding the number of account suspensions, withdrawal delays and outright refusals to pay out customer balances that are now taking place. The allegations some are making is that bookmakers are adding unnecessary and unreasonable financial and account security checks to make life as difficult as possible for some customers, especially those who have won money betting. Many of these...

Duration:00:32:02

Episode #27 UK Gambling Review Special with Neil Channing

2/21/2022
A feature length interview with Professional Punter Neil Channing discussing the ongoing gambling review taking place in the UK and the very grave concerns he and many others have on some of the proposed new laws being mooted, including that of affordability checks and the Single Customer View concept. Neil is one of the foremost minds on this topic and he explains the background to why these new rules are being considered and how and why affordability limits are being put forward as a...

Duration:01:17:41

Episode #26 Special Update On 2 New Horse Racing & Golf Betting Reports

2/14/2022
An update from Smart Betting Club Editor, Peter on the publication of two very special reports on horse racing and golf that can make a huge difference to your betting. The horse racing report hones in the excellent service that has made a 10.84% ROI over nearly 20,000 unique bets from the past 17 months. Although profitable with bookmakers, it also has a profitable edge at both Betfair SP and when betting into the live exchange market. Pete reveals the service in question, the value...

Duration:00:21:37

Episode #25 with Duncan and Neil Campbell from the Golf Betting Club

12/8/2021
An interview with brothers Duncan and Neil Campbell - 2 professional golf punters on their 20 years experience betting profitably on the sport and their Golf Betting Club tipster service. We discussed their long-term approach to finding value on the sport - primarily through the use of detailed player profiling and identifying golfers to back at big odds when the time is right. They also shared their tactics for betting on golf in-play and the many profitable angles available which many...

Duration:00:39:08

Episode #24 with Lee Keys

11/22/2021
An interview with professional horse racing punter Lee Keys on the reality of make a living betting on the sport for the past 25 years. Lee discusses his edge in the racing world, including some of the challenges facing him and other big punters using Betfair and why he now regularly uses 'Whatsapp bookies' to get his bets on. Betting with offshore firms is an angle Lee fears more and more bettors will turn to if bookmakers get their way with the proposed introduction of the 'Single...

Duration:00:41:43

Betting Clever - Episode 4 With Steve Lewis Hamilton & Peter Ling

11/8/2021
In this latest Betting Clever episode, SBC Editor Peter Ling chatted with the vastly experienced winning punter and tipster, Steve Lewis Hamilton on the thorny topic of how to handle losing when betting. The reality for many of us who bet is that we will strike more losing bets than winning bets, and although long-term those winning bets make us a lot more - it's how we handle such bad runs, especially those sizable bad runs which is critical for long-term success. Steve has a wealth of...

Duration:00:55:53

Episode #23 with Andrew Lowrie

11/1/2021
An interview with long running racing tipster, Andrew Lowrie of the Optimum Racing service. Andrew has been working in the betting and tipping world since 1999 and we discuss the secrets behind his longevity and how he has build and maintained an edge betting on horse racing. He explains his usage of sectional timing, his specialism on chase races and the time and effort that goes into his selective betting approach. We also explore his thoughts on getting bets down, be it with bookmakers...

Duration:00:42:52

Episode #22 with Aidan

10/14/2021
An interview with professional bettor and tipster Aidan on his process on finding winners and value in the tennis betting markets. Inspired by a dissertation paper he wrote on the efficiency of tennis betting, Aidan has carved out a living betting on the sport for several years and his very profitable tennis tipster service has recently been the focus of a detailed SBC review. Aidan discussed with me his incisive approach to finding value and the subtle factors and characteristics that...

Duration:00:46:05

Betting Clever - Episode 3 with Rowan Day and Alex Lyons

9/30/2021
Pete, Rowan and Alex Lyons discuss all of the latest developments in the tipster world, including the latest Tipster Profit Report and the performance of their own betting portfolios in this 3rd installment of the Betting Clever series. In part 1, Rowan and Pete explore the latest Tipster Profit Report, some of the long-running Hall of Fame services within it and the profits they are making, plus we also unpack the issues at times with tipster affiliate programs and how to avoid being...

Duration:01:03:06

Episode #21 with Miguel Figueres

9/17/2021
An interview with Spanish bettor, Miguel Figueres on his usage of Artificial Intelligence Algorithms to win money betting on Tennis. Using the algorithm, Miguel grew a bank of 200 Euros into 8000 Euros with one bookmaker, which then led to him setting up the Hall of Fame rated service, Winner Odds for other users to back each of the value tennis bets his program uncovered. With over 5 million Euros won by his customers since 2016, we discuss all aspects of this service, how it all works and...

Duration:01:06:38

Betting Clever - Episode 2 with Tom Brownlee

8/27/2021
The latest in our new 'Betting Clever' series, which discusses topics of interest from a winning bettor perspective with a variety of informed guests. In this episode, SBC Editor, Pete is joined by professional bettor and advantage player, Tom Brownlee to discuss all things football betting as the new season across Europe has just begun. We get into the part that football plays in our betting and some of the leagues, markets and angles used by Tom to try and make an profitable edge. In the...

Duration:01:06:18

Episode #20 with Wayne from Northern Monkey Punter

8/4/2021
An interview with Wayne from the very successful Northern Monkey Punter racing tipster service on the secrets behind his betting success over several years. Wayne walked me through his approach to profits through advising a mixture of singles and multiple bets on horse racing and the winning record he has built up since 2010. We also explore the work involved in bet selection, from watching videos to form study and just how he juggles running the service with a full time job. Also on the...

Duration:00:56:14

Betting Clever - Episode 1 with Rowan Day

7/21/2021
The first in our new 'Betting Clever' series, which will be discussing topics of interest from a winning bettor perspective with a variety of informed guests. In this episode, SBC Editor, Pete is joined by fellow winning bettor and blogger, Rowan Day where they debate the following: https://ukhbf.org/betting-charter/hbf-register-of-protection-of-funds/Discover More: https://smartbettingclub.com/https://smartbettingclub.com/the-smart-betting-club-podcast/

Duration:00:55:27

Episode #19 with Anthony Kaminskas

7/5/2021
An interview with professional bettor, Anthony Kaminskas on the reality of betting for a living and the challenges and rewards it can bring. Anthony outlines his journey from the head of greyhound trading at Paddy Power through to becoming a pro punter and just why he made the jump to betting full time. He reveals plenty on how he gets his bets on and where, both online and in bookmaker shops and his usage of a wide ranging network across several countries for this purpose. We also get...

Duration:00:47:02

Episode #18 with Matt from the PGA Profit Service

6/22/2021
An interview with with expert golf bettor and tipster, Matt from the PGA Profit service. Matt outlines his approach to golf betting and the algorithm he has built, which form the basis of the bets he takes each week, firstly on the PGA Tour but more recently the European Tour as well. We discuss the edges he finds betting on golf and some of the variables that feed into his algorithm, including his ability to regularly find overlooked value bets and maiden tour winners simply by digging a...

Duration:00:45:04