Category: Arbitrage Betting

Arbitrage Betting

Arbitrage betting in sports is the process of simultaneously placing bets on all possible outcomes of an event. This needs to be done at odds that guarantee a profit.

Arb betting is a possibility when there is a discrepancy between odds that allow a profit to be made by covering all possible outcomes of the match.

Usually, this happens when the outcome is binary (i.e. win or lose) – with just two outcomes. An example would be a CS:GO match, where only two results are possible.

Arbing opportunities most commonly arise when bookmakers disagree on odds or make a mistake when pricing a market.


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