Horseracing: Basic form reading checklist/Betting guide

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Horseracing: Basic form reading checklist/Betting guide

This is a basic form reading checklist, most of you will already have your own techniques, but hopefully it may help you take some cash fromrepparttar bookies inrepparttar 148332 future.

If you are looking up form for a particular race there are a few things to look for first. We recommend making a checklist to use for each race you study, your checklist should haverepparttar 148333 following questions:

1. Have any ofrepparttar 148334 horses in todays race ran over todays distance?

2. Have any been successfull at that distance? of those that have, was it recently?

3. Were any of todays horses in that race?

4. What weight did they carry?

5. Whenrepparttar 148335 horse was successfull, was it carryingrepparttar 148336 same jockey on board?

6. Isrepparttar 148337 trainer on form with his other horses?

7. What wasrepparttar 148338 state ofrepparttar 148339 ground orrepparttar 148340 going?(in relation to question 5)

8. Are todays conditionsrepparttar 148341 same as then? (in relation to question 5)

9. Are his rivals any better off atrepparttar 148342 weights and have those horses ran since and improved?


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The first step to formulating a solution, is to definerepparttar problem.

The following points are areas of betting where many punters often get it wrong. Our views arise from long personal experience and years of communication with successful and unsuccessful punters alike.

Our aim here is to highlight these common areas of failure inrepparttar 148331 hope that I can speed up your learning curve towards successful betting.


Failure to Use Betting Banks

Most gamblers fail to understand thatrepparttar 148332 best method of achieving a healthy and sustained long term profit from racing and betting in general is to set aside a sum of money away from your main finances, solely for betting purposes.

Whatever method or system you are using, whoever you are following or subscribing to or however your own bets are calculated, you are better off with a "Betting Bank" that has built -in advantages that can help you. It needs to be independent from your own personal finances and needs to be protected from factors that can threaten it. This can take a lot of emotion out ofrepparttar 148333 decision making process. Emotion is a factor that threatens all punters.

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