Sports betting and superstition

If ever there was an afterlife marriage, it had to be a marriage between gambling and superstition. Or … the connection is so strong that you will find people who, in the hope of getting rich calmly week does not change underwear.

There are so many different types of bettors superstition that it is virtually impossible to list them all. Each one may have different tipster “ritual,” so we can not really know how many there actually are.

But when you walk into the casino should be a moment you will observe individual players, you’ll be able to notice certain rituals. For example, the dice will make some gesture before each throw, the people playing the machines before each game keeps her hat and some players will be blackjack When the cards at all costs in one hand to hold their drink. This list could go on forever.

Superstition is everywhere

Against superstition is not immune either the world of sports betting – there are many “oddities” that perform sports bettors (and over which almost everyone would just shook his head in disbelief).

It’s a little scary to think that grown men to dig dirty laundry to online betting lodged in his lucky underpants (you would not believe how many bettors are superstitious in this way).

Then the necessary sports bettors who consider bets only when they have their head hat from his youth (which they already today on head sitting as a Jewish yarmulke rather than as a traditional cap). These examples may be a bit extreme, but there are practices that are widespread among a large number of sports bettors. Now look at it, which is practice.

TV

Superstition bettors has largely connected with the television. Some punters believe that bet wins if the match will watch on television, while others again believe in the complete opposite.

Then there are punters who believe that if a match on television time off for a while and then turn on their team starts to flourish. Others insist that during the match must be complete silence in the room and so on …

Discussion Forums

Another separate chapter discussion forums. Very popular is the so-called “jinx” or influencing bets. How does something like this happen? Go to some betting forum and should be in the middle of the match vs. Sparta Bohemians type as the clear winner is the one (any) of the teams. You can bet that the rest of you crumble punters that have somehow influenced his commentary fate and outcome of the game.

Does it bother at all superstition?

Superstition your results did not particularly mind, it does not affect your decision. So if you need to always before submitting a ticket navlĂ©ct your favorite shorts, that’s your thing. But if superstition somehow affects your betting decisions (such as in odd weeks always bet on the victory of Sparta), has in the long run, your results are negative effects and you should try to get rid of her. Indeed, you can achieve success only if you are betting approached as a business – that is absolutely rational.

Pre-game analysis is a way to profit

There are two main types of bettors. The first are those who rely on the principle of your favorite team. Loyalty is certainly a good feature, but if the person is a fan of the team, which is within the lower part of the table, it will often be sad not only because losing team, but also because they lost money.

The second type are punters who are already smarter and more experienced. They know that the only way to move out ahead is to never let it affect personal preferences. These punters always keeps facts.

There are many ways you can get the necessary information. In today’s article we look at the most common methods and pitfalls that these ways of hiding.

Newspapers and magazines

It does not matter if it is a classic paper or newspaper and the internet magazine. The main pitfalls of these sources of information is that the author of the article, in most cases involves a personal opinion on a match or team. And you do not want to – you want to collect raw facts from which you then create their own picture of the situation. Of course, from the author’s opinion article, and you can take something, but you should not blindly follow the opinions of others.

You must also look at the ranking of each team in the table, the results of his recent fights, a list of upcoming matches and so on. In addition, you should also look at the Web sites of individual teams – it can happen something will have to influence team performance.

Some interesting information also available on the website of fans of the team, however, there must not trust any information so true “trust but verify.” Then, of course you have to pay attention to the injured players from each team. This information on our Web site, see injured players.

Current form and location in the table

It is very easy to bet money on your favorite team and hope that a miracle will happen and the team will do against a team that is in the table above and has better current form. However, in most cases the result of such bad behavior.

That’s why you need to pay attention to the form of both teams, their position in the table, the number of goals scored and collected (in the case of this type of sports) and so on. Also look at how it turned out last picks, whether any of the teams somehow not experiment with your gaming strategy, not tested on some positions, new players and so on. Often you come across some interesting information that makes the result can earn.