To Hedge Or Not To Hedge? - Intermediate Level Lesson 4

John Alesia

Hedging your bets is a popular term but should you be doing it when betting on sports? We take a look at this question a bit deeper in this lesson in our Sharp Academy - Sports Betting Explained series.

1 - Know why you are making the original bet
2 - Use a proper bet size
3 - What is the psychology behind wanting to hedge?
4 - How do we calculate whether or not a hedge bet is worth playing
5 - What about situations we can catch a middle?
6 - How do I figure out if a payout offered by the sportsbook is worth taking?