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W88 Tutorials: How to Read Asian Odds in Sportsbooks

Placing wagers in your w88 sports book is simple, but understanding how to go about winning a bet on your favorite team can be a complex at first. W88 provides its members with three major betting odds which include Asian handicap betting, 1X2 European betting, and over and under betting.

This tutorial aims to show new sports bettors the way to place bets on their preferred team using Asian odds. Learning how to read Asian odds is remotely similar to American odds, keep in mind that there are several odds to bet on, Asian odds are the most popular type to bet on by many Malaysian sports gamblers.

How do I access w88 sports book?

Register an Account at W88:   Link 1   –   Link 2   –    Link 3

On the upper right side of the page, you will see the Sports tab on the menu bar, hover over it and you will see the different sports betting options you can choose from. For this tutorial, select e-Sports (Asian) for Handicap betting.

You will then be directed to the sports book with all the sports on the right side of the page. Some of these sports include soccer, basketball, rugby, volleyball, horse racing and many more. The most popular sport w88 members bet on in Malaysia bet on is football. The betting slip can be found on the upper right side of the sports menu bar beside sports.

Understanding Asian Odds or Handicap Betting

Manchester City (-) is the predicted team to win, while Arsenal (+) is the underdog. 

  1. Half Handicap – Half Handicap (0-5.1 or 0.75 left)

  • In order to win half the total win, Man City must score a goal (1-0, 2-1, 3-2, etc.)
  • You will lose half the total win if you placed your bet on Arsenal
  1. Half Handicap – Handicap (0.5)

  • If Man City wins the game, and you have placed your bets on Man City, you are entitled to winning a sum of money. If you wagered on Arsenal, then you lose your money.
  • Once Man City draws or loses, and you bet on Man city, you will then lose the amount you bet. If you bet on Arsenal, then you ultimately lose your whole bet.
  1. Handicap 1 – Handicap (1)

  • In order to get your bet back, Man City must score at least one goal, while bets on Arsenal will be refunded.
  • Man City must score two or more goals, if you bet on Man City, you will win back your money, but if you choose to bet on Arsenal, you will lose your money.
  • Once Man City draws or Arsenal loses, and you chose Man City, then you will lose your money, but if you chose Arsenal, then you win the money.
  1. Handicap – 1 Handicap (1-1.5)

  • If Man City wins at least one goal, and you bet on Man City, then you lose half the money. If you bet on Arsenal, then you win half the money.
  • If Man City wins two or more goals, then you take home the win, but if you bet on Arsenal, then you lose the money.
  • Once Man City draws or Arsenal loses, and you bet on Man City, then you lose the money. If you placed your wager on Arsenal, then you win the money.

Sports betting on W88 Sportsbook

It takes quite a while to fully understand the basics of handicap betting or Asian odds in sports betting. Ensure that you read up on more articles on how to properly comprehend Asian odds so that you can properly bet on teams you wish to win in your league of preference. Maximize your betting experience at w88 and discover the thrills of sports betting with just a click!

W88 Tutorials: How to Read Asian Odds in Sportsbooks

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