Category Archives: Casino

How to stretch your betting bankroll

Every bettor in New Zealand that takes part in online sports betting, whether they are betting on eSports, football or any other sport that is available to kiwis, knows that they are there to win money.

This is not necessarily the main reason that they choose to partake, but it is a very big part in the online sports betting scene. We all want to win and in order to do that we need to make use of all of the tips and tricks that we can so that when we win, we win big.

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Betting on the Ponies

Horse racing is a major establishment in New Zealand and surrounding countries such as Australia. Some of the world’s best racehorses were born and bred on New Zealand soil and went on to achieve success internationally.

Betting on horses has always been popular and is even more so now that one can make use of online and mobile sports betting sites in order to place wagers.

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All About High Rollers

A high roller (also known as a “whale”) is a gambler who wagers very large amounts of money. Of course, casinos want to keep these players coming back – because they make them the most money.

Casinos want to identify them as soon as they can, so they can give them that extra special attention that will make them come back again and again. But how do casinos identify them before they start playing? Staff should be giving them the best treatment as soon as they walk in the door.

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Blackjack Myths Exposed

Blackjack is one of those games shrouded in mystery – so much gossip goes on around the table and the dealer always seems like a mysterious figure who knows more than you do. He probably does know more – but that’s just because he’s an expert at Blackjack.

He definitely knows that most of the myths thrown around by players at the table are not true. So here are some of the most common myths about Blackjack, busted.

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Canterbury Racecourse Overview

Canterbury is one of the thoroughbred racecourses in Sydney Australia. It is one of the smaller courses, offering mostly night races and mid week races. Known for its Friday night races along with its sister track Warwick Farm, Canterbury aims at attracting young adults to enjoy a night out or a mid week break.

The track offers a number of amenities including restaurants and bars. Wagering on the races is done via onsite bookies at the actual track, but can be done online as well for some of the races. The man races at Canterbury are the Schweppes Sprint and the TAB Rewards Sprint.

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A-League

The A-League is a professional soccer league in Australia. The league actually consists of teams from both Australia and New Zealand, although the majority of the teams are from Australia. The A-League season runs from October to May with a number of games being played throughout.

The finals at the end of the season are avidly watched by punters from all over the world, placing wagers on the game as well as the teams via a number of online sites. Online betting has increased in popularity recently as it allows punters to place a wager without having to physically be at the game, from a number of locations.

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Rookie Betting Mistakes To Avoid

We all make mistakes, its part of being alive. But don’t sweat it; the trick is to simply learn from mistakes and never make them again. That’s the key to getting better at something, and eventually becoming a bonafide expert.

In a scene as complicated as the betting world, making mistakes is likewise inevitable, especially when you’re new to the scene and unfamiliar with how it all works. But, again, simply learning to avoid the same mistakes will quickly have you on the road to becoming a bet making professional. Lets’ take a quick look at some of the most commonly made mistakes in the sports betting world.

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Know How To Always Stay Online During A Long Tournament

Playing casino games online rather than visiting a casino in a physical location has been more and more popular recently. There is a good reason behind it, seeing as you can often play all of your favorite casino games right from your home without needing to go anywhere. Certain casinos that are often reputable and have been in business for a long time will also offer you did ability to take your favorite games anywhere you go via a mobile application, but if you are particularly fond of playing games with high-stakes, such as poker, you might want to ensure that you will be able to withstand long sessions at any time.

There are things that might prevent you from playing

Although playing online has its benefits, and has a few downfalls too. For example, you would have to worry about losing your Internet connection if you were in a real casino. If you were in the middle of a poker tournament online and you happened to have lost your Internet connection, it could be a real problem that could cause you to lose some money. This is a very real issue, and it can happen not only because of a bad Internet provider. A simple power outage might prevent you from playing the rest of the tournament, so you might want to plan ahead and set up a few precaution measures just to be sure.

If you are having Internet connection issues, consider an upgrade

It wouldn’t be a bad idea to consider having multiple Internet providers. If you are frequently facing slow Internet speeds and frequent outages that are mostly the responsibility of the provider, having another one might help you. If the first connection blows out you will still have another one to get back to, and you won’t end up interrupting your game for too long. However, this is known to be a very expensive long-term decision, so you might as well think about switching to a single provider that has outstanding quality, or purchasing a package that will allow you greater Internet speeds.

Secure your power source, even during an outage

Another thing to look after is a power outage. Since these can occur for numerous reasons, if you know that the place where you live will occasionally power down, and you don’t want to risk having to quit your game in the middle of a long session, you might want to get yourself a battery backup box. You simply plug this one into your computer and into a power outlet, and it is going to charge while your computer is running. As soon as the power level starts dropping below what your computer needs, the device is going to beep to alert you, and if there is a complete power outage, the device will be able to let you stay powered on for a little while. Depending on what kind of a device you have purchased, you could get anywhere from 15 minutes to over an hour of extra power in case of a power outage. Keep in mind that to do this long before you even think about starting serious tournaments, just so you won’t be able to run into any unpleasant surprises once it all starts.