Welcome to Betting Explained, a website that is your guide to betting terms and rules.
Learn about every aspect of sports betting by reading our glossary using the right-hand menus (mobile users can find them below).
We have created a directory of gambling terms and we cover the basics through to the more obscure scenarios that you may encounter in the betting jungle.
If you are a novice gambler who wants to learn how to bet with the online bookies but is intimidated by the terminology or a seasoned professional who needs a reminder about Rule 4 deductions, then Betting-Explained.com can help.
If there is any part of placing a bet or bet types that confuses you, we have the answer.
Just browse the menu on the right (below for mobile users) to find the answer to your question. If you are new to betting and simply want to learn then we advise you read through each link definition in order.
If there is a question about betting that we have not answered then please contact us and we will respond to you by email with the answer.