Australian Sports Betting
Both offline and online sports betting in Australia is a major part of many peoples lives, both professionally and recreationally. The amount of people who gamble on sports is growing dramatically each and every year and the amount of money Australians spend, and win wagering each year is astronomical. Oze Punting would like to make you profit more from your bets by teaching you where and how to bet over the internet in order to make the largest profit possible.
Listed below are the Australian sporting events that Oze Punting offers free tips, news, results, information and often odds comparison tables showing you exactly where to get the best odds available for that particular event.
Aussie rules footy is the primary football code in Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. The Australian Football League, formally the VFL dates back to the 1850′s and is a blazing fast, extremely physical contact sport game and in my opinion, is one of the most exciting spectator sports in the whole world.
The A-League is Australia’s version of the English Premier League football. The world’s most popular ball sport, Aussies are warming to the code more and more each year with our Socceroos advancing to the World Cup more often than ever before. Most of our star players are sold to European football clubs due to the enormous money on offer compared to that of Australian football clubs.
Australia has a long and proud history in boxing, we’ve had many world class boxers including legends such as Les Darcy, who tragically died due to an infection in 1917 at the young age of 23. Many consider “The Maitland Wonder” to be Australia’s best ever boxer. While boxing as a middleweight he held the Australian Heavyweight title. There was Lionel Rose, the first Indigenous Australian to win a boxing world title in 1968. More recently Jeff Fenech, who captained the 1984 Olympic boxing team, then went on to win the WBF and IBF world titles before retiring in 1996. Russian Born dual Australian citizen Kostya Tzyuu who held the WBA Super World, IBF and WBC Light Welterweight titles, being the first person to unify all belts in the Junior Welterweight division as well as Danny Green and the ever controversial former NRL rugby star Anthony “The Man” Mundine round out an impressive list of Australian boxing champions since the early 20th century.
Cricket is one of Australia’s most popular sporting events during our scorching summer months and gambling on all forms of cricket over the internet has never been hotter or easier. You can bet on the result of Test Matches, One Dayers, Twenty20′s, the Sheffield Shield and any other cricket match from home. There are many exotic markets to gamble on such as Most Runs, Most Wickets, Correct Score, Mode of Dismissal and many others. You can even wager on the winner of the toss at the start of the match. Live In-Play betting is a very popular way to bet on cricket as the momentum can turn at any point during a match which gives you a great opportunity for hedging your bets and can create opportunities for arbitrage betting, or guaranteeing a profit no matter which team wins the match.
Australia has the 5th most golf courses of any country and some of our famous golfers include Greg Norman, Adam Scott, Nick O’Hern, Richard Green, Geoff Ogilvy, Aaron Baddeley, Robert Allenby, Stuart Appleby, Wayne Grady, Ian Baker-Finch, Steve Elkington and Rod Pampling.
Betting on the four major golf tournaments; the U.S. Masters, U.S. Open Championship, British Open and the PGA Championship online, as well as other popular tournaments such as the Australian Open, New Zealand Open and many others over the internet is becoming more and more popular each year as there are many markets available and you are able to compare odds from various online bookies to get the most value from each of your bets.
The National Basketball League is Australasia’s premiere basketball competition equivelant of the United States’ NBA. The NBL consists of 8 Australian teams and one from New Zealand. While not as popular as the NBA in America, the NBL has a loyal base of fans and now that the television channel One HD is broadcasting games free-to-air, it is possible that its popularity among Australians could increase and is great news for those who like to bet on NBL.
NRL is the world’s most popular and most watched rugby league championship with millions of viewers worldwide. It is most popular in New South Wales where most of the teams originate. There are many unique and exotic gambling markets that differ from the regular match winner, line and margin bets that are common in all sports such as the NRL Premiership Winner, winning the Minor Premiership by finishing top in the regular season, whether or not a team will make the finals series, who will scrore the first try and many others.
Us Aussies love watching tennis, especially women’s matches, and we’ve had many famous tennis players over the years. Tennis is played all year round which makes it great to follow for us gamblers. You can place wagers on more than just the match winner, there are special betting markets for things such as the most aces in the season and who will finish higher in the official rankings. Gambling on tennis is growing at a rapid pace and live betting is becoming more and more popular as time goes on.