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Reading FC Bookie Watch – March 8, 2012

March 8, 2012 2 comments

Reading are the in form team in the Championship right now, riding high with 7 wins from 7 at a time where our two biggest rivals for automatic promotion both slipped up at home. As the gap has got shorter and shorter so have our odds with the bookies.   In this column at the start of December we were 14/1 to get promoted today it’s just 6/5 a reflection of just how far we’ve come in the past three months.

So lets look a little closer at those odds and see what the bookmakers think of our prospects.

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Reading FC Bookie Watch – February 6, 2012

February 6, 2012 4 comments

The last time I wrote a bookie watch Reading had been dumped out of the cup by Stevenage and routed by Cardiff City, with fans begininng to wonder if the play-off push was running out of steam. Today things seem very different, with a cartel of new signings and the club boosted by TSI investment, all eyes are on the play-offs and even automatic promotion.

So have the bookies taken notice of the off-field antics and is there any value to be had betting on Reading?

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Reading FC Bookie Watch – January 10, 2012

January 10, 2012 1 comment

Since the last bookie watch on December 7th Reading have enjoyed a great run of form, curtailed only by a defeat at Cardiff and a disappointing cup exit to Stevenage. There’s no point in doing the cup odds now but how have our promotion chances changed in the eyes of the bookies. Click below the jump to find out.

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Reading FC Bookie Watch – December 7, 2011

December 7, 2011 3 comments

We’re just under half way through the league season now and with 26 games left on the slate our fortunes can still go either way. Last month the bookies rated us as 14/1 shot to get promoted and 25/1 to go down, so how has the last month affected things?

Stay tuned to find out how the odds are trending and if there’s any value to be had in the markets.

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Reading FC Bookie Watch – November 5, 2011

November 5, 2011 3 comments

Another month has gone by and the Championship continues to be as unpredictable as ever. Managers have been sacked, early frontrunners fall by the wayside and Reading continue to pluck draws from the jaws of victory

After the jump we’ll see how the last few weeks have affected our promotion and relegations chances  in the eyes of the bookies!

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Reading FC Bookie Watch – September 27, 2011

September 27, 2011 Leave a comment

With the season nearly two months old it’s time to take a look at how the bookies view the Royals and the Championship in general.

After the jump we’ll see what our promotion and relegations chances are in the eyes of the people that make such predictions for a living!

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Championship Betting Preview: 2011/12

August 3, 2011 Leave a comment

August 3, 2011

The football season brings many different challenges and thrills and finding a winning bet from the start of the season is one of them.

The Championship is often regarded by betting traders as one of the hardest football league’s in the world to study because of the unpredictability that goes on a week to week basis, and here at the Tilehurst End we will try to provide you with some of the best value ante-post football bets.

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