Sportingbet was launched by NETBET (Pty) Ltd in 1998 and are one of the world’s leading online betting providers. They were launched in South Africa in 2009, operate in 26 countries and have over 700,000 active customers worldwide. Since their launch, they have become South Africa’s largest online sports book and are currently favoured by thousands of South African betting fans. They offer 8000 different betting opportunities every single day across 30 different sports which include golf, football, rugby union, cricket, tennis, horse racing, basketball, baseball, ice hockey, US football, Aussie rules football, MMA, volleyball, boxing, motor sports, winter sports, cycling, rugby league, darts, handball, snooker as well as multiples and specials. They proudly offer live betting 24-hours a day on the Premier League, Champions League and Europa League matches as well as all the very best international football matches. They also provide extensive live tennis betting markets on all WTA and ATP tour matches. The betting types on offer range from accumulator, double chance, lucky 63, void bet, winning margin, draw no bet, goliath, forecast, super heinz, super yankee, stake, outright winner, patent, trixie, correct score, evens and many more.
They are exclusively an online betting platform and provide users with a mobile-friendly betting service which can be accessed anytime and anywhere on all internet enabled cellphones. They also have a mobile app which can be downloaded from the iTunes AppStore. The mobile site is free to use, requires the same login details as the online site, provides the same extensive markets, has up to the minute prices, safe, secure deposits and withdrawals and has single, multiple and in-play bets available. They will soon be launching a Web App designed specifically for iPhones. Users also receive Live support by being able to chat live with a friendly advisor from 10am to 10pm.
Sportingbet has a dedicated multi-lingual statistics section to help users get the most out of their betting experience. They provide up-to-the-second live scores, up-to-date match results and fixtures, current standings, top goal-scorers and latest player and team stats. They also share guides on how to place bets and a glossary of common betting terminology to assist the users who are new to betting. The website contains sporting news and highlights on many different sports to ensure that all sporting fans stay in the loop with the latest news.
Sportingbet offers various competitions and promotions where users can stand a chance to win free bets. Users simply log in, click on “My Account” and choose the “Free Bets” option to see if they have won a free bet. There are lots of bonuses and prizes to win.
Deposits can be made through Money Transfers, Ukash, bank wire transfers, secure instant deposits, credit and debit cards. Credit card deposits are generally credited instantly, whereas bank wire transfers can take up to 3-5 working days. Minimum deposits are R50 and there are no maximum limits. Withdrawals are easy to make and can take up to 5 working days to be credited into the users account.