A reputed name in the online betting industry, Sportingbet is a British bookmaker offering online betting services to customers from different parts of the world, except the US. The Sportingbet betting site is owned and operated by Sportingbet PLC, and is licensed by Interactive Sports (C.I.) Limited in Alderney. Sportingbet offers some of the most competitive odds in the market and was chosen European Sportsbook of the Year for 2007.
Bonuses and Promotions
While you won’t find bonuses or promotions aplenty on Sportingbet, there are a few good offers you can benefit from. Sportingbet offers free bets to new players who register and make a minimum deposit of ₤10 into their accounts. New customers can get upto ₤100 over a period of one month, by placing single, double, treble and four-fold bets.
The site also runs seasonal promos for horseracing and football from time to time, and has a loyalty program where you can win free bets by earning loyalty points. Loyalty points are awarded when you wager on the site with actual money.
SportingBet Mobile Betting - iPhone, Android and Blackberry Apps
With Sportingbet’s mobile betting options, you can check your account balance and place bets even on the go. You can place single and multiple bets, deposit and withdraw money and get the updated odds and scores on your phone, 24/7. Mobile phone and smartphone users can get the Sportingbet mobile betting link by providing their mobile numbers on the site. If you have an iPhone or an Android phone, you can download the app to wager on Sportingbet.
Sportingbet has a user-friendly website that is neat and easy on the eye. The betting options and the markets covered are neatly organized in the quick links and the sports sections to the left, while the in-play and the upcoming events are mentioned on the right. The promos and the highlights of the upcoming matches occupy the center stage, and the in-play, mobile betting and rewards links are on top right.
Sportingbet has separate links for deposit and withdrawal, making it easer to transact on the site. The help and support section can be found right next to these links. The in-play betting options can be accessed in HTML or in the Flash version, depending on the speed of your internet connection.
Sportingbet covers an impressive list of markets, offering some of the best odds on the major sporting events from the UK, Europe and other places across the globe. Being a British bookmaker, Sportingbet focuses more on football or soccer, and on horse and greyhounds racing. It also offers some really good betting options for American football, basketball, cricket, tennis, motor sports, snooker, cycling, and rugby. Sporting bet also enables wagering on politics, awards, and other special events.
Banking and Support
You can fund your Sportingbet account through payment options like –
- Credit and debit card of Visa, MasterCard, Switch, Laser and Maestro.
- Ewallets like Neteller, Click2Pay and Moneybookers
- PaySafeCard, which is a simple yet secure prepaid card
- Bank wire transfer and MoneyTransfers
Withdrawals can be made with the same payment option used for deposits, and also through cashier cheques and bank transfer in case you are from the UK. Deposits and withdrawals can be processed in British pound, Euro, US dollars, Australian dollar, Canadian dollar, Swiss Franc, Hong Kong dollars, Singapore dollar, Danish Krone, Hungarian forint, Indonesian Rupiah and Japanese yen.
The customer support team at Sportingbet functions round the clock and can be reached via telephone and email.