Betfair Data Sources

The Betfair Data Sources page is the resource you need for all your betting data. Whether it’s to improve your model or just for your own curiosity, you’ll find below links to some of the largest Sports Data Sources that are freely available.

For more information on how to use this data to make your own predictive model, follow the 5 easy steps guide.

For a more advanced section on how to use these data sources, check out our Automated Betting Station section on the Hub.


Historical Data

  • JSON format, downloads as TAR files (zipped)
  • Australian and overseas racing, plus soccer, tennis, cricket, golf and ‘other sport’ data
  • Time-stamped odds and volume data
  • All markets included
  • Able to filter by Event ID
  • 3 tiers of access:
    • Basic free tier – 1 minute intervals for odds, no volume
    • Advanced tier – 1 second intervals for odds, volume included
    • Pro tier – 50 millisecond intervals for odds, volume included
  • Historic data API endpoint
  • Conversion script available – converts TAR files to CSV files
  • Note: even using the free tier you still need to ‘purchase’ the data package on the home page

Historical BSP Data

  • CSV format
  • All Australian and overseas races
  • Available as a single file per day, per country, win or place market
  • Market snapshot, including
    • Max and min matched prices and volume, pre-play and in-play
    • Weighted average price, pre-play and in-play
    • BSP
    • Winner

Select Australian Sports Data

  • CSV format
  • Select Australian sports including AFL, NRL and Super Rugby
  • All matches 2011 – 2018
  • Market snapshot, including
    • Max and min matched prices and volume, pre-play and in-play
    • Weighted average price

 

If none of these options suit your needs please contact us at bdp@betfair.com.au to discuss other potential options!


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