Jun 21st, 2015, 16 comments
OLBG Community Round Up:
Every week we are going to bring members a snapshot of what is happening in the OLBG Community and highlight members adding quality tips, posts, and blogs.
We hope with future community round ups to feature as many OLBG member usernames as possible, if any members notice something that they want to highlight on the weekly roundup please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Members who add quality comments on the OLBG forum that lead to further discussion and interaction with other members can win forum cash. We pay out around £300 in Forum Awards each month, so if you want a share of the cash please get discussing. Betting School: A new Cashing Out lesson has been added to the OLBG Betting School, can members analyse this and suggest how we can improve this and other betting school lessons. .
Bookmaker Offers: Some long term members have highlighted the 888 Treble The Odds Offer. If you have a bet you are thinking of then maybe these odds would make the bet even more attractive?
Help!: The One A Day Competition needs your help, we are looking for volunteers who can spare some time to help out organisers Pint Size and Hogsback.
Horse Racing: Robmull found the 16/1 My Murphy winner in the Goffs Thyestes Handicap Chase at Gowran Park. We hope many members were on. Rob has a penchant for stats and trends and provides regular blogs on the big races. Check his take on the Sky Bet Chase this weekend. OLBG member Randy Rann needs a profitable LSP this month or next to become a Super Elite tipster for horseracing. Randy has been a mainstay of OLBG since 2009 and can often be seen at OLBG Race days getting close to the horse racing action camera in hand. Other OLBG members close to Super Elite status on horse racing are bonanzaboy, davidg3907, and Leysh1984. We hope all of the above make Super Elite on OLBG and qualify for triple cash prizes, check your My Performance page for full details on how you can become Elite or Super Elite. Leicester Bigot has highlighted an outsider for the Betfair Hurdle. "16/1 each way 1-2-3-4 places makes appeal for this son of Montjeu, who was formerly trained by Aidan O'Brien."
Brownie3 has again done a great job in organising the Cheltenham Festival Race Threads for 2016. With the festival just a few weeks away if you have something helpful and interesting to say about the Greatest Show on Turf please do post on the relevant race thread. Newish OLBG member Tom Douglas asked Why do trainers use headgear check out the discussion and have your say.
Over 100 members and their guests were at Ascot for the OLBG Mares Hurdle. It seems everyone had a great day including trainer Willie Mullins with Un De Sceaux and Vroum Vroum Mag running out impressive winners. Next up for OLBG members is Doncaster on the 30th January and Warwick on the 13th February and then members will be heading to Cheltenham. Festival.
Monkeytennis launched the January Transfer Window discussion on the football forum. Prior to this we had asked individual supporters of those clubs to e mail us their opinion about the team they support. If we used their point of view in the January Transfer e mail then a cash prize was awarded. We intend to expand these style of e mails so please check you're in box for OLBG e mails. Mazeymay has been running a popular Football Underdog Of the Week Competition. There have been some great underdogs selected with the star of the thread being joshdixon95. Since he started posting on that thread he has a great record in finding value underdogs and advising members which team he considers value. evasivechicken is confident about the South Coast Derby in the FA Cup this weekend "I can't see anything other than a Bournemouth win here". Happysmile started a long running thread that many football bettors are interested in Can you make a living betting on soccer? Boxing: Boxing fan bitmoretechnical asked Would boxing be better with just one title per division? Golf:
Ralfie1982 selected Jason Duffner at 40/1 in the Career Builder Golf Tournament and had a place bet in the same tournament on Kevin Na at 33/1. A 1st and a 3rd for this golf tipster was a great result. Read which players he is advising for the rest of the month.
undertherobe highlighted Home Field Advantage in the NFL playoffs and both home teams Denver and Carolina did the business, the double was 3/1. He and other tipsters are now gearing up for the SuperBowl. Why not have your say on the Carolina Panthers v Denver Broncos Final The NFL Superbolbg forum competition reaches a climax with the Superbowl on the 7th February and is being contested this year between raider22 and Chipmonkadidooda. Whoever wins you deserve it as it's been a 17 week season and you needed luck, skill and staying power. Rugby: Red Harry looked at England in the the upcoming Six Nations Tournament. "This is not a blind or patriotic bet, I am still hurting from the schoolboy, rigid and in the end futile approach to the Rugby WC." Tennis: This weekend sees the climax of the Australian Open Tipping Competition you can view members tips on the tournaments and decide which members are going to pick the winner and importantly why they have backed them. The table shows it's going to be a tight finish between members based on LSP Profit.