Why Bet At Sky Bet?
- Excellent range of sports types to
bet on, with very good in-depth betting available
- Superb coverage of major sporting
events and tournaments around the world as they take place
- Part of a huge media broadcasting
company - BSkyB - with excellent news and TV integration
- Supportive and helpful customer service
that is always on the ball
- User-friendly live betting area,
with live odds that are instantly updated
- Lots of regular betting special offers
linked to various major sporting events
- Very good form book and statistics
available to all bettors
- Fully licensed in the UK and certified
by several industry oversight organisations
Sky Bet Overview
This is a one of the most exciting
and vibrant online sports books, as it`s owned by the BSkyB Group,
which is of course linked to the Sky TV broadcasting network.
What better place to bet than here? You`ll always get up-to-the-minute
sports coverage, which informs an excellent live betting service
that is at once detailed and easy to use. The service is very
good, with industry-leading support when you need it and a very
good sports news feed, coupled with powerful statistical information
for you to use.
It`s very easy to get up and running with Sky Bet. Opening
an account, transfering money and placing bets are all very
efficiently handled. The actual betting interface is a pleasure
to use - you simply select the sports category or event you
wish to bet on and you can then view all bets that are offered
- updated in real time. It seldom takes more than a couple of
clicks to place your bet, with a betting slip that is easy to
All mainstream sports are covered in great depth, with superb
coverage of major world sporting events - the betting configurations
offer plenty of scope. Coverage of non-major sports is also
excellent, making this virtually a one-stop-shop for all types
of sports betting.
Sky Bet is licensed in the United Kingdom, with certification
by the ICRA, IBAS and GamCare. It also takes a proactive approach
to responsible gambling.
If we were to choose a regular place to bet ourselves, Sky
Bet would most definitely be at the top of the shortlist - it
truly offers everything one could desire in an online sportsbook.
Open a single account with which
to manage all your sports betting. All the usual sports are covered
in great detail, with excellent coverage of major events (like
World Cups, Wimbledon, World Series etc) and the range of bet
types is excellent. Very good stats and form guides are available,
and the live betting interface is immediate and easy to use.
Sports Coverage and Bet Types
Football, American Football, Aussie Rules Football, Rugby League,
Rugby Union, Baseball, Snooker, Boxing, Winter Sports, Cricket,
Tennis, Cycling, Poker Events, Darts, NASCAR, Formula 1, Moto
GP, Golf, Mixed Martial Arts, Horse Racing, Greyhound Racing,
Politics, TV and Film Specials, Virtual Racing.
Live Betting Features
Instant live betting is well handled by the software, allowing
you to place both last-minute bets as well as take live bets
while the event is in progress. Odds are updated in real time
so that you`re always aware of what`s on offer and, if odds
change while you are placing a bet, you`re notified immediately.
Each live betting event has its own page on which is displayed
all current game information and every bet that you can make.
It`s all done in a very user-friendly way.
Rules and Limits
Betting rules are clearly laid out in detail. Betting limits
are available on the website and vary from sport to sport. You
can also check betting limits with the sportsbook support desk.
In general, limits are in line with most online sportsbooks.
Restricted States and Territories
United States of America, US Virgin Islands, Netherlands
Antilles, Netherlands, Ukraine, Germany, France, French Guiana,
Sao Tome and Principe, Pakistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Thailand,
Indonesia, Turkmenistan, Iran.
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Certification and Accreditation
BSkyB Group plc