Sports Betting Tips – If Bets and also Reverse Teasers


I mentioned last week, that if your book supplies “if/reverses,” you can play those rather than parlays. Several of you might not know exactly how to wager an “if/reverse.” A full explanation and also contrast of “if” bets, “if/reverses,” as well as parlays follows, in addition to the circumstances in which each is ideal.

An “if” bet is exactly what it seems like. You bet Team An and also IF it wins after that you put an equivalent amount on Group B. A parlay with 2 video games going off at different times is a sort of “if” bet in which you bank on the first string, as well as if it wins you wager double on the junior varsity. With a real “if” wager, as opposed to betting dual on the second team, you bet an equal quantity on the junior varsity.

You can prevent 2 phone call to the bookmaker as well as secure the present line on a later game by telling your bookmaker you wish to make an “if” wager. “If” bets can additionally be made on 2 games starting at the same time. The bookie will wait till the very first game mores than. If the very first video game wins, he will certainly place an equivalent amount on the second video game even though it has actually currently been played.

Although an “if” wager is really 2 straight wagers at normal vig, you can not make a decision later that you no longer want the 2nd wager. Once you make an “if” bet, the 2nd bet can not be cancelled, even if the 2nd game has not gone off yet. If the initial video game wins, you will have action on the second video game. Therefore, there is less control over an “if” wager than over 2 straight bets. When the two video games you bet overlap in time, however, the only means to bet one just if an additional wins is by placing an “if” bet. Naturally, when 2 video games overlap in time, cancellation of the 2nd game wager is not an issue. It must be kept in mind, that when the two video games begin at various times, many books will certainly not permit you to complete the second game later. You must mark both groups when you make the bet.

You can make an “if” bet by claiming to the bookmaker, “I wish to make an ‘if’ bet,” and after that, “Give me Team A IF Group B for $100.” Offering your bookmaker that guideline would certainly coincide as betting $110 to win $100 on Group A, and after that, just if Group A wins, betting one more $110 to win $100 on Group B.