Esports betting - how to get the most value
More recently, esports betting has appeared in the world of betting. Computer games are becoming more and more high quality and popular. As a result, a huge number of people appeared who wanted to place bets on events from the virtual world. The audience of esports fans turned out to be so large that many bookmakers began to accept bets on various disciplines.
Most popular betting options
Since 2016, eSports in the vastness of the Russian Federation is considered not just entertainment, but officially recognized as a sport. If we are talking about the most popular types of bets, then we can highlight the following:
- Determination of the winner.
- Winner of the round, or on the map.
- Which team will commit the first kill.
- The total number of murders.
- Pass to teams / players to the next round.
- Who will win the championship.
Dota 2 is rightfully considered one of the most popular computer games today. If we talk about betting, then according to statistics, the largest number of predictions is made on Dota.
You can find a huge number of outcomes in the line for this discipline. However, the list depends entirely on how popular the tournament is. There are standard betting options here, like total and handicap. But there are also unique betting options: which team will destroy the tower first, who will take Aegis first, and so on.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Betting
If we list the top-rated games in esports, then one cannot but recall CS: GO. By placing bets on this game, provided that the bettor understands all the intricacies, you can consistently receive a high income. It is necessary to find out which team on which map performs better, when overtime is played, etc.
Analyzing your data on a regular basis will help you learn how to apply it correctly. It is imperative to take into account with whom the team has the next match, how successful / unsuccessful this or that team is in a particular competition. There are many details, taking into account which, it will turn out to make a competent bet.
League of legends
League of Legends is also a fairly popular discipline, but still, it is inferior to the two previous ones. The first "LofL" competition. were held back in 2010. But after 3 years, they began to regularly hold the world championship.
As a rule, the list for the game is not very broad. On "LoL" it is better to bet live. All known types of bets are present here, but among them one can distinguish MVP. Its essence is to determine the best player in a particular match, or in the entire championship.
- "Fresh" line
Most bookmakers still do not have such specialists who would know everything about eSports. As a result, many events are not thoroughly analyzed, which is why increased odds appear. The difference with reality can be significant. It is always important to keep track of the updated line in order to catch a high odds.
Every person who is fond of betting knows what "surebets" are. Their meaning is that different offices can give odds for the same event, for example 2.5 and 2.4. Having bet on such events, the bettor will win in any case.
What else do you need to consider when placing bets?
- It is important to keep track of innovations in the game itself. Perhaps these innovations will have a direct impact on the course of the game.
- Composition of teams (if the game is a team). Some of the leaders may not play, which will significantly weaken the team.
- Age of athletes. According to statistics, gamers who are over 30 are less productive than younger opponents.
- Of course, it is important to consider the teamwork of the team.
Online or offline competitions.
Of course, not all esports disciplines are described in the article. There are also the likes of Hearthstone, Overwatch and Starcraft. Each of them hosts tournaments of different levels. This means that it is possible to choose any betting option that suits you, with any odds.
Competition between bookmakers is growing today. To attract new customers, they not only add more available bets, but also offer different bonuses to users. For example, a bonus for registration, for the first bet, and so on.
Cybersport is becoming more and more popular every year. Bookmakers devote more and more time to line formation. With this in mind, it’s best to focus on one area and understand it thoroughly.