The margin averages from the most important sports featured on the 888 Sportsbook. We will look at margins from different games and leagues to give you an overall understanding of the margin percentage taken from competitions on 888sport. For each sport and league, we look at both the moneyline odds and the odds for the main over/under lines as well.
Average Margin = 5.93%
For the margins in soccer, we looked at top leagues, average leagues and leagues that are generally regarded towards the bottom. For average leagues, we looked at the Russian Premier League, where the margin for all games averaged out at exactly seven percent. In top leagues for which we used games from the English Premier League, the average margin was very good at 4.61%. For lower leagues we looked at the Norwegian Eliteserien , the average was at 6.18%.
Average Margin = 5.35%
For margins in tennis, 888's total averages out at 5.35. In the ATP Hamburg competition the average margins for match winner was at 4.96. For the French Open Qualifiers the margins were averaged at 5.74. The margins for each of the games ranged from 4.62 up to 6.23.
Average Margin = 4.67%
Both the NHL and the KHL are featured on the 888 Sportsbook. For the NHL, the margin average was 4.5, placing it the good category. These were figured from the markets for win or loss as well as the the over/under markets on the total goals. The margins for the KHL were around the same averaging out at 4.83. These were taken from markets on the win, loss or draw. The total average for margins in hockey was 4.67, with the margins ranging from 4.5 up to 4.92.
Average Margin = 4.59%
There are multiple basketball leagues available through 888. The leagues that we focused on were the NBA, the EuroLeague and Spain's Liga ACB. The total average of margins for these three leagues was at 4.59, putting this sport in the good category. For the NBA, margins averaged out at 4.65. The number is not too different for EuroLeague, as the margins were at 4.52.
- Football (NFL) = 4.54%
- Baseball (MLB, Japan NPB) = 4.99%
- MMA (UFC) = 5.08%