Betfair Sportsbook offered the lowest overrounds on pre-play match odds for English Premiership, Internationals, Pro 14, European Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup rugby union matches between September 1st, 2017 and January 14th, 2018, based on Oddschecker data. Data was compared against the leading industry competitors based on UK market share.
- The majority of the data is provided by Oddschecker through an existing commercial arrangement.
- BetGenius was also used to provide data on matches that were unavailable through Oddschecker.
- Further data which was missing from both Oddschecker and BetGenius was taken from BetRadar
- Data covers English Premiership, Internationals, Pro 14, European Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup match odds markets between September 1st, 2017 and January 14th, 2018.
- The Oddschecker Over rounds and Price Positioning is captured for Betfair Sportsbook and the referenced competitors on the Friday before the match at 3pm.
- For each competition the Overrounds reported for Betfair Sportsbook and referenced competitors in an aggregation of these 30 minute snapshots.
- That is to say, for each competition the Overround reported is the average Over round of the Match Odds market across each game in each thirty minute snapshot.
- All BetGenius and BetRadar data supplied is based on closing prices. That is to say, the price for all given selections at kick off