As the old saying goes…’Keep Your Friends Close..And Your Enemies Closer’ and this is certainly the case for us gamblers when it comes to dealing with bookmakers.
After all there is only ever really one winner in the battle between bookie and punter. Either we win and they lose or woe betide…they win and we lose. There is no middle-ground.
So as part of this quest to understand our rival, we have once again gone behind enemy lines and grabbed an exclusive interview with another ‘bookmaking mole’ who was happy to spill the beans on what really goes on behind the scenes.
It’s part of a full feature available in the latest SBC Magazine and to whet your appetite I have a few extracts to share with you today.
To give some background, our ‘mole’ currently works as an odds compiler / trader for a major bookmaker, having cut his teeth originally at Bet365. Below are a few of the questions and answers to be found in our interview…
We started off by asking him about what it is like to work in a modern day bookmakers and how it all comes together… Continue reading