Sports Betting Guides

These free sports betting guides will allow you to become the best bettor you can be!

Beginner’s Guides to Sports Betting

Here are the beginner’s guides to sports bets. Make sure you completely understand each and every one of these betting guides before you start putting any major money into online betting and the sites available.

Our aptly named “What’s the Deal With….?” series will answer all the questions you didn’t even know you needed to ask!

Cricket Sports Bet Guides

Get the low-down on more cricket-specific guides right here. You’ll learn everything about betting on the match-winner, how you should approach toss betting odds and much more!

About this Sports Betting Guide

At Bet India, our sports betting experts want to share their knowledge with you! Why are we doing this, you may ask? Well, why not!

We have been enjoying sports betting for decades collectively so we believe it’s time that we share our gambling experience with you.

Here, you will mainly find a focus on online cricket betting and the many sports betting options available within its many formats. However, a lot of the betting guides will be applicable to a number of sports.

Our Expert Sports Bettors

At Bet India, our two main experts are in charge of creating these sports betting guides for you. James and Lewis started betting many years ago and place wagers on hundreds of matches every year.

James PachecoJames Pacheco has over 15 years of experience working (and playing in) the online betting industry. He writes most of the betting guides you’ll find here.

Lewis ConstableLewis Constable has been working in online betting for around 10 years. He’s an avid cricket fan and writes a lot of the betting predictions you find at Bet India.

Is this Guide to Sports Betting for You?

The real question you need to answer first is whether any sports betting guide is for you. In other words, would you be betting? See how many of the following questions you can answer “yes” to before you decide.

  1. Do you enjoy watching sports?
  2. Is there one particular sport you know very well?
  3. Do you constantly read the news about this sport?
  4. Are you educated on player form and team performances?
  5. Do you have an understanding of basic statistics?
  6. Do you have spare money that you can afford to lose?

So, how did you do? If you answer “yes” to all, or most, of these questions then you’re ready to start learning about sports betting strategy and the basics to making money like so many other sports fans.

Before you start…Basics to Real Money Betting

Have you concluded that this sports betting guide is right for you? Congratulations! That means you’re ready and eager to learn about sports betting! The guides here will teach you to make real money betting on sports.

Before you start though, here are some of the really basic things you should be aware of:

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Bankroll Management

Obviously, this will all involve real money betting so it’s very important that you know how to manage your money – otherwise, you run the risk of running into a gambling problem very fast. Using bankroll management also ensures long term profits, so it certainly has its merits.

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Trusted Sports betting sites only!

This should go without saying, but be sure to only sign up and play at trusted and legal betting sites. The last thing you want is to be scammed out of your winnings. If you’re unsure where to bet, you can sign up to one of the many listed on Bet India.


Understand Betting Strategy

By understanding the basics of betting strategy, you will be able to apply data and statistics to every game you watch. You will understand when you should bet and, more importantly, why you should bet when you do.

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This is For Entertainment Purposes Only

Do not go in with the intention of making money when you’re betting. This is very important to keep in mind at all times. If you lose money, make sure it’s money that you can afford to lose.


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