Read “Conquering Risk” by Feustel Elihu with Rakuten Kobo. How do you win at sports betting? Hard work and lots of modeling. This book walks you step by. Conquering Risk has 40 ratings and 0 reviews. All manners of gambling are becoming increasingly popular in our society. Whether a person. Conquering Risk: Attacking Vegas and Wall Street. by Elihu Feustel, George Howard. Book condition: Used – Good. Book Description. George S. Howard.

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Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

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The book concludes with chapters on props, additional profitable bet types, and stock information.

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Secrets of Sit n gos. There are rism discussion topics on this book yet. I recommend it highly for all serious sports bettors. Fantasy Football for Smart People: Phil Hellmuth’s Texas Hold ‘Em.

This is a difficult hair to split, though, since the gaps between the knowledge provided by other sports betting books and the basis for this book’s information isn’t covered anywhere. Review of Conquering Risk Title: How to Use System Betting on the Exchanges. Most people need much more information than they have to make good decisions on either. Feustel is well known and respected in online sports betting circles.

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Jacob Borden rated it really liked it Apr 20, Implementing the concepts Feustel discusses in this book shouldn’t be the goal of the reader, they should be considered only a starting point, and anyone who isn’t willing to do that much work probably should find themselves another hobby and certainly another vocation.

I honestly don’t know if the advice and models Feustel presents are sufficient to provide the reader with an edge at sports betting by themselves.

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I don’t expect that its information is enough by itself to make one a winner, but it does a great job of establishing a lower bound on how much energy one has to put into sports betting to achieve an edge.

Ultimate Sports Betting Strategies. However, the heart of the book contains such a superior discussion of analytical sports betting that no defects could be so glaring that would make me not fonquering this book. The book begins with some introductory material covering both sports betting and investing. Mr Darren Wilson rated fehstel it was amazing Aug 03, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

In addition to methods for handicapping these sports, there are explanations of a variety of approaches to exploit sports market inefficiencies and incorrect assumptions of bookmakers. Despite these criticisms, I believe that Conquering Risks is one of the most important books on sports betting ever written. Sharpen your trading skills. Alex Wolf rated it liked it May 25, No trivia or quizzes yet. I think it’s entirely appropriate to recommend the use of basic methods and approximations, but I would have hoped that we would be given more clarity about when we’re using these approximations and what the consequences of doing so might be.

Paperbackpages. The fact that it is he that is the primary author of this book brings an immediate level of credibility to the project.


Item s unavailable for purchase. Jesse rated it it was amazing Aug 04, Don McNay rated it liked it Mar 02, I also have some questions about the statistical methods Feustel uses.

Conquering Risk: Attacking Vegas and Wall Street

The review must be at least 50 characters long. The book seems aimed at experienced and at least semi-sharp sports bettors. Certainly there’s a lot here for someone without significant sports betting experience to absorb.

You submitted the following rating and review. Preview — Conquering Risk by Elihu D. Everyone involved in sports betting should study this book, if for no other reason than as a gut-check to ask themselves if they’re really willing to do the work necessary to be a winner.

Feustel and Howard have put together an excellent book that is a must read for everyone serious about sports betting. How to Cash in on the Future of the Game. The heart of this book contains information as strong as anything written in print on this subject. Ricardo Ordaz rated it really liked it Nov 24, Or, get it for Kobo Super Points!

Fantasy Football The Next Level. Still, the mere framework presented here is so far ahead of the previous literature, that it’s not unreasonable to expect some extra effort on the part of the reader, it’s just that the book’s audience should be prepared for this. The Greatest Horse of All.