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29 Sep 19 22:31
Date Joined: 21 Jun 02
| Topic/replies: 2,628 | Blogger: starship's blog
been betting for a living fr the 20 years.
early days most of my bets were in the shops
.i have knowledge of the first show, so i had people on the shops taking the first show.
no longer in that ostion.
so i switched to betting with on line bookies, taking the early prices.
had 20 bet365 accounts this years all restricted,
now finding it hard to get accounts.
so from the 1st of ovtober, will try to get a profit on here.
will start with a 10k float, and willl bet 1% of stake as a miminmum bet....£100.
if the staking bank goes up to £11k, my miminmum bet will be £110,
and if the float goes dowm my mimimnun bet will still be £110.
i will having more on if the price is bigger than what i make it,
or if i fancy a selection strong.
will post my profit and loss now and again.
so it is all go from tuesday.
will not answer any stupid questions,
u can always send me a private message
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Report peckerdunne September 30, 2019 5:46 PM BST
Good luck Starship.
Report doridoru October 1, 2019 3:42 PM BST
go go go!
Report starship October 1, 2019 8:49 PM BST
Betting Profit & Loss

william masterson 01-Oct-2019 20:47

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2019-09-30 23:00

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2019-10-01 20:47

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Greyhound Racing: £384.70  Total P&L:  £384.70

off to a good start, still making mistakes, but happy to have a winning day
Report DenzilPenberthy October 2, 2019 8:40 AM BST
Good luck starship,out of curiosity do you find it easy to get enough on before collapsing the price in those markets?
Report starship October 2, 2019 9:48 AM BST
fancied walk of shame at crayford.
small bet at 6.4...then it went 5.8...thought it might go back out to 6.0
did not.did not stop crashing , at the end i betted it at 3.75.

i suppose u should price up every race where u fancy a dog.
and if betfair price is above your price, just take it, if it goes bigger, have more on
Report DenzilPenberthy October 2, 2019 3:53 PM BST
That's what I've seen happen at even small stakes on here so as you know you are invested at the bigger odds for smaller stakes so committed to the follow through at the inevitable low value price.
People will not understand that for someone like yourself who knows what prices dogs that can win should be freedom to bet at a price is key.
Hopefully you can get enough on these at the 'right' prices before the inevitable collapses.
Report starship October 2, 2019 5:09 PM BST
at 6.4 i bet it to win £500+
but once it goes down to 3.75 all the value has gone
Report starship October 3, 2019 1:24 PM BST
just gone on the basic plan...2% commission.
that should hopefully add £500+ per month to the bottom line.
already better off by £25 the last two days.
obiviousely, the more winners u bet the more you saving u make
Report starship October 4, 2019 7:51 PM BST
2019-10-01 00:00

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2019-10-04 20:45

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Greyhound Racing: £1,544.65  Total P&L:  £1,544.65

miminmum bet now £110

i read plenty of systems, but i find it hard to believe that there is a system out there that requires no work,
but shows a profit.
my mate, not a silly man, had a system on roulette, i told him it was not possible,
he done his brains, try all sorts on the roulette, but always ended one way...he lost
Report DenzilPenberthy October 5, 2019 9:32 AM BST
Good stuff starship,btw which tracks are you punting?
Report starship October 5, 2019 8:54 PM BST
crayford and central park.
lost today , winning £1085 from strating on oct 1st.
will post again if the tank goes to 12k
Report starship October 5, 2019 8:56 PM BST
2019-09-30 23:00

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2019-10-05 20:54

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Greyhound Racing: £1,085.75  Total P&L:  £1,085.75
Report starship October 12, 2019 7:34 PM BST
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2019-09-30 22:00

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2019-10-12 19:29

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Greyhound Racing: £1,620.31  Total P&L:  £1,620.31

just an update....two weeks in and £800 a week , tax free, not bad, but
a bad losing week and it could all be wiped out
Report starship October 19, 2019 8:31 PM BST
2019-09-30 23:00

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2019-10-19 20:26

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Greyhound Racing: £2,596.33  Total P&L:  £2,596.33

doing ok,  find the value is when u fancy one at 5/2 and it trades 5/1 on betfair.
the other ones that look good bets, the value are on the early prices.
i crack on
Report starship October 27, 2019 1:39 PM GMT
2019-09-30 23:00

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2019-10-27 13:34

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Greyhound Racing: £2,834.43  Total P&L:  £2,834.43

just a small winning week
plenty of seconds plus a few unlucky losers,
i would say that 95% of my winners are good winners,
probally 5% might be a bit lucky, ie a finisher getting held up when making a run,
but i would say that most punters have more unlucky losers,
than lucky winners
Report peckerdunne October 28, 2019 4:44 PM GMT
keep it going
Report starship October 29, 2019 10:17 PM GMT
2019-09-30 00:00

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2019-10-29 22:15

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Greyhound Racing: £3,095.04 

just gone thru the three grand barrier,
things are going ok, but always room for improvement
Report starship November 3, 2019 9:38 PM GMT
2019-09-30 00:00

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2019-11-03 21:37

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| Greyhound Racing: £3,994.81  Total P&L:  £3,984.81
Report peckerdunne November 4, 2019 9:27 PM GMT
How many bets a week roughly, is it level stakes.

good work
Report starship November 4, 2019 10:36 PM GMT
hard to say how many bets,
20 to 39 roughly,
try to lay out the same stake every time,
i could bet three dogs in a race,
one winner the other two braking level on the race,
a lot of times you break level on most winners, 3/1 4/1,
but it is the 8/1 and 10/1 winners that give u the profit on the week.

if you make two dogs 5/2.....if one of them is 7/2 and the other is 8/1,
you cannot have the same stake on both dogs,
u lump on the 8/1 and that could be the difference that week to winning or losing
Report peckerdunne November 5, 2019 3:12 PM GMT
Gotcha, thanks.
Report peckerdunne November 15, 2019 6:36 PM GMT
Report starship November 16, 2019 1:49 PM GMT
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Football: -£10.00 | Greyhound Racing: £4,327.47  Total P&L:  £4,317.47

been a bit hard lately, plenty of seconds and unlucky losers,
but that greyhound racing, still doing ok
Report peckerdunne November 16, 2019 4:41 PM GMT
cool, steady as she goes.........
Report casemoney November 17, 2019 4:38 PM GMT
Well done Star Happy
Report HGS November 23, 2019 1:17 PM GMT
starship.  365 do still do lucky 15's. They don't show though when you are not logged in. I've tried to find them not knowing I wasn't logged in and they're not there. Saw that I wasn't logged in and once I did, the lucky 15 option appeared.

put this on here starship in case you didn't see on other thread.
Report starship November 23, 2019 1:37 PM GMT
yes, I seen it there today,
could not find it yesterday..cheers
Report starship December 2, 2019 5:14 PM GMT
2019-09-30 00:00

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2019-11-06 16:48

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Greyhound Racing: £2,778.42 | Soccer: -£10.00  Total P&L:  £2,768.42

went thru a bad run, few seconds, few mistakes..

2019-09-30 00:00

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2019-12-02 16:48

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Football: -£10.00 | Greyhound Racing: £4,337.65  Total P&L:  £4,327.65

managed to claw it back,
so hopefully a few winners this months with no mistakes
Report staggy January 29, 2020 8:00 PM GMT
What's happened?
Found this thread interesting
Report betting_masta January 29, 2020 9:25 PM GMT
showing it can be done - well done
Report starship January 30, 2020 1:19 PM GMT
ended up winning £3900
Report staggy January 31, 2020 1:01 PM GMT
Well done mate.
Report bookie 25 February 5, 2020 10:40 PM GMT
How do you manage discipline. If you have the urge to chase or bet on stupid things you dont know for example?
Report Latalomne February 6, 2020 10:50 AM GMT
If you really struggle with those things, you need to make the process as formulaic as possible, IMHO. 

Force yourself to record every bet you place.  Include comments about why you are placing the bet before the event.  Appraise the bet after the event, particularly if it loses, including anything you missed before it started that was publicly available. 

If you can't come up with a legitimate justification for placing the bet, it should be easier to then leave it alone.

If you still HAVE to have a bet (particularly if it's an amount you can't afford to lose), then you are ultimately doomed to fail and should probably walk away from the site and/or get counselling.
Report Gin February 6, 2020 1:14 PM GMT
^^^^^^^Good advice
Report starship February 6, 2020 2:32 PM GMT
if u bet on things you know nothig about,
u will end up one way,
Report starship March 3, 2020 12:22 PM GMT
TOOK 9/2 trap two 12.24 central park
Report staggy March 3, 2020 5:45 PM GMT
Well done starship you certainly got the price there mate.
Report starship March 9, 2020 11:58 AM GMT
12.16 central [park...trap four 2/1 or bigger....
Report staggy May 20, 2020 10:24 AM BST
Looking forward to greyhound racing to re start and hopefully you will be straight back to winning ways starship
Report starship June 10, 2020 1:52 PM BST
will start again july 1st anf hopefully put up a few bets before the races
Report starship June 19, 2020 4:18 PM BST
will play two races tonight
1st bet 6.04
Report starship June 19, 2020 5:39 PM BST
going to bet four in the 6.04 centralpark
taken on trust he is fit.
should be better class than these and could lead at 1st.

i taken 10/3 with willam hill
Report starship June 19, 2020 6:07 PM BST
did not look fit.4
fancy trap one in the 6.29.+they done 6/1 and 3/1...
fancy it but not sure i play under 5/2
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