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Post Posted: Thu Nov 08, 2007 8:14 pm     Post subject: 3 way goal handicap Quote

Can somebody explain how the 3 way goal handicap works, please?
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Post Posted: Thu Nov 08, 2007 10:29 pm     Post subject: Quote

What IS the 3 way goal handicap? Can you post an example?

Do you mean this?

Man Utd -1
Draw
Boro +1

If so,

Man Utd -1 = United must win by 2 clear goals, otherwise the bet loses.

Draw = The bets wins ONLY if Man Utd win by one goal

Boro +1 = If Boro win or draw, the bet wins
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Post Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2007 3:03 pm     Post subject: Quote

Nearly right.

EX. Fulham @ Liverpool

Liverpool -1 (1.80)
Draw -1 (3.75)
Fulham +1 (3.40)

As you can see the draw also has a handicap, so I was wanting to know how that works.

Edit > Just re-read your solution and it does make sense, Thanks.
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Post Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2009 9:50 pm     Post subject: Quote

Could someone please clarify this and explain with an example how this works.

Thanks
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Post Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2009 9:51 pm     Post subject: Quote

Theres an example in the 2nd post.
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Post Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2009 10:09 pm     Post subject: Quote

Is that example right tho?

what if the "draw" has -1 odds then what?
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Post Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2009 10:36 pm     Post subject: Quote

The example is correct. The draw/draw-1 just means the favourite (the team with the -1 handicap) to win by a signle goal.
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Post Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2009 10:45 pm     Post subject: Quote

Oh i think i get it now, takes some getting used to.

Thanks Smile
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Post Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 12:54 am     Post subject: Quote

Is there any formula for winning or increasing the chances to win with this type of handicap?

Any site i could look at?
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Post Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 7:51 am     Post subject: Quote

Entity - I wouldn't bother with the 3 way handicaps as the prices are less competitive than the 2 way Asian Handicap prices so the bookies have the luxury of a higher built-in profit margin. Those prices shown above have a 11% bookie profit margin whereas with AH prices you can get much closer to 1% by shopping around. The higher the margin the less you win long-term.

Its psychological, the bookies give higher prices for the 3 way handicaps so people think they are getting better value, but long-term they are screwing you even more than normal :x
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Post Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 9:20 am     Post subject: Quote

Yeah i know it all makes sense, my dilemma is that there is no betting place i have found that supports the Asian Handicap for South Africa, which is where i am based. I have just found the 3way so ya it sucks
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Post Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 12:39 pm     Post subject: Quote

Entity - best thing you can ever do as a punter is learn what else is out there other than just what you are served up locally. International competition forces bookies to offer more markets, more games, tighter margins etc.

Why take 2.1 at home when you can get 2.3 abroad etc...
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