Sports Betting: A Game of Probability || Ep1 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

This is the first episode in our short video series where Jonas Gjelstad and Marius from http://tradematesports.com/ talk about key concepts that new and aspiring sports traders should be aware of. Jonas Gjelstad aka Liqqa on Pokerstars is one of the founders of Trademate, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, Jonas explains how probability of winning and the odds of the game does not always correlate perfectly with each other through the use of a real-life example.

Odds and Probability || Ep2 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad aka Liqqa on Pokerstars joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we continue on the topic of probability and odds. In addition, we will give you the formula for calculating the Odds of any game, and the formula for calculating the Probability of any team to win a game. In the last part of the episode, we will give a short explanation of how we calculate the probability of a team to win a certain game and what return you are expected to get.

Coin Flips, Edges and Expected Value || Ep3 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we will go more in-depth on the topic of EV (Expected Value) and how it affects the returns you will get on a bet. In addition, we have included an explanation of the formula behind calculating the EV for any bet towards the end of the video.

Betting & Risk Aversion || Ep4 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we give a real-life example of a bet surrounding a coin toss from a lecture at a university. The lesson here is to remember that bets with a high edge is something to bet on, as this will profit you in the long-run, even though things might not always go your way.

Bookies Limit Winning Players || Ep5 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we will discuss the most occurring downsides with sports betting; being limited by bookmakers. Jonas also explains how a sports bettor might be able to continue betting after being limited, and gives an example from a recent bet he placed.

What Happens When You Get Limited? || Ep6 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we will explain what happens when you get limited by a bookmaker, and what does not happen when you get limited by a bookmaker. We also explain what happens with regards to the money you already have at a certain bookmaker when they limit you.

The Asian Market Moves First || Ep7 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we will explain how the European bookmakers change their odds according to the Asian markets, and how we at Trademate are able to exploit the opportunity that arises when a bookmaker reacts slowly to the Asian market.

Always Take the Best Possible Odds || Ep8 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we show you a free website which compares the differences in odds and opinions from bookmaker to bookmaker, and showcase that there are opportunities in the market to exploit as a sports bettor.

How Value Occurs In Sports Betting || Ep9 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we explain how value occurs by using an example from a cup game between Chelsea and Manchester City. This exemplifies how European bookmakers react slower to new information of a certain matchup, and how we can easily exploit this. Our product will automatically notify you of the opportunities that arise, and we are able to utilize our expertise to your favor.

How Lineup Changes Affect the Odds || Ep10 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, joins in to discuss key concepts in betting. Jonas is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, we explain how lineup changes, in cup games in particular, can have a large impact on odds. We continue discussing the example from the last video, but also bring in an example from a game between Arsenal and Liverpool, where the odds changed in our favor, even though the lineups changed.

Leaving Emotions Out of Decision Making || Ep11 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

In this episode, Jonas shares his thoughts on why it is important to leave emotions out of decision making and why you should not follow irrelevant statistics. Professional sports bettors have to follow a certain formula to find value, and cannot bet on the teams they want to win, or the teams that have won previously. The essence of Value Betting is to stay in the moment, and use updated statistics and information to find the best options.

Opening vs Closing Odds in Sports || Ep12 Fundamental Sports Betting Tips & Strategy

Jonas and Marius discuss the difference between the opening and closing odds and why the latter is so important in sports betting. A note with regards to the video is that in-house odds compiling is more common in the European bookmakers, which can be viewed as position takers, than for the Asian bookies, which act more as book balancers.

Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.

Dealing with Variance and Long Term Thinking in Sports Betting || Ep13 Fundamental Betting Series

Jonas and Marius discuss variance along with up and downswings and why it is important to think about the long-term when you are value betting. Jonas Gjelstad, aka Liqqa on Pokerstars, is one of the founders of Trademate Sports, a professional sports bettor and the 2016 Norwegian Champion in Heads-Up No Limit Texas Holdem.