Sports Betting Guides – Learn How to Bet on Sports (2024)

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Sports Editor Fact Checked by Nick Raffoul

Welcome to our sports betting academy full of useful online sports betting guides that can be your trusted companions as you navigate the thrilling realm of wagering on your favorite games. From unraveling different betting types to mastering the intricate terminology, we’re here to empower you with knowledge. Whether you’re a rookie seeking to understand the basics or a seasoned bettor aiming to refine your strategies, our expert betting guides are tailored to all your needs.

Practical Betting

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Spread Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Over Under Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Handicap Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Live Sports Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Underdog Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Trixie Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Moneyline Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Arbitrage Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Each-Way Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Odds Boosts Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Octopus Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Teaser Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Futures Betting
Comprehensive Guide

 

Parlay Betting

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Parlay Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Same Game Pralay Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Round Robin Betting
Comprehensive Guide

 

Safe Betting

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Hedge Betting
Comprehensive Guide
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Sports Betting Tax
Comprehensive Guide

 

Sports Betting Lexicon

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What Does PK Mean in Betting?
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What Does EV Mean in Betting?
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What is a Push in Sports Betting?
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What is a Unit in Betting?
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What Does Fade Mean in Betting?
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What Is a Vig in Sports Betting?
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What Does Plus and Minus Mean in Betting?
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What Does Buying Points Mean in Sports Betting?
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What is ATS & SU in Betting?
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What is Puck Line Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What is a Rollover in Sports Betting?
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What is Double Chance in Betting?
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What is Matched Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What Does 1X2 Mean in Betting?
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What is Over/Under 3.5 Goals in Betting?
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What Does Handle Mean in Betting?
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What is 3 Ball Betting in Golf?
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What Does Chalk Mean in Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What is a Sharp in Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What is Outright Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What Does BTTS Mean in Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What is BTTS in Soccer Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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How Do Betting Odds Work?
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What Does Alternate Spread Mean in Betting?
Comprehensive Guide
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What Does Alt Points Mean in Betting?
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What Does +1000 Mean in Betting?
Comprehensive Guide

Joe began writing for Basketball Insiders at the start of 2023. A keen sports fanatic ever since his first days playing football in junior school, he has developed a flair for writing over the coming years, and graduated with a BA in English Literature. His professional background in the gambling and sports industries now extends to five years, mostly covering horse racing and US sports. He has previously written for sites such as gg.co.uk and cheltenhamfestival.net on the horse racing side, having grown passionate about the sport by visiting his local tracks on a regular basis. As well as this, he has the honor of being published in the Royal Ascot magazine in 2019.