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INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL BETTING October 10th

Now Or Never
As the world cup qualification process draws to a close, there are some titanic battles at the top of the european groups this coming Saturday, with some teams vying for the top spot to avoid the coin flip of the playoffs and others that would give a lot just to get that second spot. FIFA have recently declared that the draw for the playoffs will be seeded, which is an absolute disgrace in most people's opinion so top spot for the 'smaller' nations becomes even more important.... Stay tuned for World Cup qualifying International football betting picks
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Selection: Serbia vs Romania

Bet: Nemanja Vidic first goalscorer E/W

Info: This game is likely to be very tight and the deadlock likely to be broken from a set piece. Vidic is a big threat from set pieces.

Strength: 2/10 Stake: 1pt E/W Odds: 20/1 Book: Bet365



Selection: Serbia vs Romania

Bet: Under 2.5 goals

Info: Romania away from home keep it really tight and are tough to break down

Strength:7.25/10 Stake: 3.5pts Odds: 1/1 Book: Betfair

Selection: Greece vs latvia

Bet: Under 2.5 goals

Info: Most matches involving are tight boring affairs

Strength:7.25/10 Stake: 3.5pts Odds: 1.85 Book: Betfair

Selection: Russia vs Germany

Bet: Russia corner handicap (-2)

Info: Russia at home under Hiddink focus attention down the flanks and usually rack up the corners with fast passing and moving football to get in behind

Strength: 7.25/10 Stake: 3.5 Odds: 1/1 Book: Hills

Selection: Cyprus vs Bulgaria

Bet: Cyprus win (+1) handicap

Info: Cyprus at home are a tough nut to crack and very underrated according to these odds

Strength: 7.25/10 Stake: 3.5 Odds: 10/11 Book: Sky Bet

Golf Player Profiles



Please note that player attribute ratings are derived from the official PGA Tour and European Tour golf stats, and updated with a rolling average each golf betting year for precision.


Bryan Nicholson is the pioneer of the progressive form and course fit ratings for golf betting, with the associated progressive form model and course fit profiling model. Bryan is the author of the increasingly popular annual course fit profiling manual and #1 golf betting book Angles & Edges and runs the Sharp Sports Bettors Blog.

What is expected Strokes Gained Course Fit ?

Bryan also pioneered the concept of Expected Strokes Gained Course Fit (xSGF) in golf betting. xSGF can be predicted using my model below. For prospective golf betting tips it projects ahead of time how many shots a player is expected to pick up per round on average on a particular golf course. It's weighed against a neutral golf course of the same rating. For example: Sam Horsfield at Celtic Manor vs TPC Southwind. This number will also portray ability level in terms of strokes gained total. Click "find out more" under the course fit golf betting model for info.

Golf Betting Tips Model

Note: all the most accurate up to date player and course data to input into this interactive golf betting model is in the NicsPicks Course Fit Manual 2022


My course fit profiling model for golf betting tips uses highly evolved golf nuance and betting intuition, precise parameters and inputs based on Bayesian analysis, plus years of empirical evidence through observing, betting and documenting golf and stats... find out more

What is Progressive Form in Golf Betting?

Progressive form in golf betting differs from current form in that players are showing a trend in the right direction in their recent scoring. Trending form has a high predictive value in golf betting and can also catch players under the radar at an inflated price vs their true betting odds. For example - a player shows form of T40 - 24 - 24, but last week he was in the leading PGA Tour group on Sunday with Tiger Woods and had a bad round due to nerves. His finishing position may not fully capture his actual form... See more with our calculators and betting tools

Progressive Form Golf Betting Model



To check the latest player finishing positions for golf betting tips see the official world golf rankings and search/click a golfer. Input these numbers into the interactive golf model above, following the guide.

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Ross McGowan 400/80 to 1 (place), Tony Finau 50/1, Cam Champ 125/1, Cam Davis 125/1, Matt Jones 80/1 and FRL, Max Homa 60/1, Dean Burmester 55/1, Sam Burns 80/1, KH Lee 200/1, Sergio Garcia 70/1 (FRL), Thorbjorn Olesen 45/1 (FRL), Stewart Cink 150/1, Lucas Herbert 175/1 and 60/1

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