Guide to Sports Betting
Learn everything you need to know about sports betting and odds with our free guide
Created by Jonathan Smith Last updated on 8/20/2019
As you know, sports betting has been legal in the U.S. since May, 2018. Every month another state is added to the list of regulated markets and there are now a growing list of sportsbooks available – both online and offline.
While sports betting is a fun way to support your favorite team, not everyone is familiar with how it actually works. And that’s ok! This is why we put together this sports betting guide to explain everything you need to know about placing a wager on a game, match or event.
In this guide you will learn the basics of sports betting odds, the various ways you can bet on a specific sports, and tips on how to bet.
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About this guide
This comprehensive collection of information and tips has been put together for USBettingReport.com by Jonathan Smith, who is the owner of Sportsbook Training Services.
Jonathan has over 25 years’ experience in the sports betting industry, as a senior odds compiler at a number of high profile fixed odds and spread betting firms in the UK.
He is the architect of numerous bespoke internal training schemes for sportsbooks around the world, delivers training both online and in person and also builds bespoke trading tools for clients to complement their sportsbook operations.