Bet365 Review & Free Bet
You’d be hard pressed to think of a bigger name in the online sports betting scene than the goliath, Bet365. The company was founded back in the year 2000 and has grown exponentially into one of the largest gambling company’s in the world; employing more than 3000 members of staff and their products and services reach out to more than 19 million customers, across over 170 countries.
Bet365’s story is one of a heartfelt dream that sees owner Denise Coates develop and lead the company, which is based in Stoke, England, into what it is today. Bet365 has sponsored numerous of the biggest sporting names over the years and to give you a hint of their success; their turnover in 2015 was around £1.5 billion.
Website – Layout & Interface:
Being as globally renowned as Bet365 are, you would certainly expect their website to have a superb format and layout, and you wouldn’t be wrong. The site, overall, feels exceptional and their refreshing green on grey colour scheme helps them highlight important information whilst staying true to their company image.
In the top left hand corner, we notice the Bet365 logo and then across from here is the menu which you will be primarily using to navigate around their products; here you will find links to the sports, in-play, games, casino, vegas, bingo and poker sections. Further on the right is where players can create a new account, or alternatively if you have an account – login. Underneath you will find a smaller menu with options to change which language the site is displayed in, as well as the format of the odds, throughout the site.
Over on the left-hand side of the page, you will notice a featured list of sports that can be found and bet on at Bet365 and there is definitely a lot of diversity. On the opposite side of the page you will find your very own bet slip, this will update automatically as you add selections to it and even works out your potential winnings, so you can put that calculator back in the drawer!
Players at Bet365 are in for a treat, as there are truly a mammoth amount of different sports to get involved in. Sports such as American Football, Baseball, Australian Rules, Basketball, Cricket, Boxing, UFC, Darts, Cycling, eSports, Gaelic Sports, Financials, Golf, Horse Racing, Greyhounds, Ice Hockey, Formula 1, Lotto, Motorbikes, Rugby League, Supercars, Rugby Union, Snooker, Speedway, Soccer, Specials, Tennis, Speedway, Virtual Sports, Alpine Skiing, Volleyball, Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon, Ski Jumping, Trotting, Surfing, Table Tennis, Poker, Handball, Netball, Badminton and Beach Volleyball are all covered extensively at Bet365.
After closely inspecting their betting markets, we have to say that there aren’t many betting sites that come close to what Bet365 provide and they are certainly in a league of their own. If you are mainly interested in the football markets, you will be interested to know that favourites such as Winning Margin, Both Teams to Score, Handicap, Goals Over/Under, Correct Score, Double Chance, Full Time Result and plenty more.
Welcome Bonus & Promotions:
There is a wealth of reasons as to why you would want to open a Bet365 account, but surely the biggest of all would be for their illustrious welcome bonus. New players who sign up and create an account will be able to sink their teeth into a 100% matched deposit bonus on amounts up to £200. So to make the most out of this, we definitely suggest you go ahead and drop the £200 required to have a total of £400 to play around with.
Once you have claimed your welcome bonus, there are a lot of other promotions that are tailored towards the sports category, for customers to redeem. These include a tennis accumulator bonus, price promise on all horse races shown on ITV and money back on specific football bets where the game ends as a goalless draw.
The live betting at Bet365 is definitely a sight to behold, their in-play console is everything you could want and more; it is also incredibly easy to get to grips with. Bet365 allow their players to bet during play on sports such as Football, Baseball, Tennis, Bowls, Basketball, Cricket, Handball, Greyhounds, Horse Racing, Handball and Snooker.
Depending on which sport, match or event you are browsing will determine how many betting markets are available and the bigger games obviously featuring more. Football, in particular, has popular markets such as Corners, Full-Time Result, Match Goals, Final Score, Half-Time/Full-Time, Asian Corners, Draw No Bet, To Win 1st/2nd Half and a plethora more.
Mobile & Tablet:
For the players who like to enjoy sports betting on the move, can do so at Bet365 thanks to their mobile betting application. All that is required is a Bet365 account and an internet connection and you can enjoy the best of sports betting from anywhere in the world.
To download the application, you can either head over to the Apple app store if you use iOS or grab it directly from the Bet365 if you are on Android. The application features everything that can be found on the desktop version of the site, so you don’t feel as though you are missing out by playing from your portable device.
You can use almost every payment method imaginable at Bet365 and you really feel as though they have done as much as they can to include as many potential customers as possible. So if you plan on using banking methods such as Bank Transfer, Visa, MasterCard and Maestro then these are all accepted, as are a bunch of different e-wallets, such as Apple Pay, PayPal, Skrill, Neteller, EntroPay and loads more.
The team at Bet365 work hard to provide their customers round the clock support, should they need it. So if you have any questions or queries to address a member of staff with, you can get in touch in a few different ways, including live chat, email, free phone and by post.
Being as big of a household name that Bet365 are, you can certainly expect big things from them as a company, their sportsbook is a delight to use and their well-rounded products and services are surely enough to entice even the most seasoned of players. Their welcome bonus is one of, if not the biggest out there and you aren’t short of things to do once it is over, either. So if you want to get in on the action, click on the link below and follow the directions to create your own account today.