Alpha is a measure of genuine skill or achievement, with the benefits of built-in advantages stripped out. It is used in finance to measure investment skill, and it can be used in sports and betting too.
99% of people who bet on sport lose money over a long-term. Finding an edge to consistently beat the bookmakers is tough. Models can help.
What kind of gambler are you? Do you have the heart of a punter, or the head of an investor?
The sacred secret, plus the two golden rules of professional gambling.