Guide to Online Sports Betting
Despite bookmakers having a great presence on the high street, more and more people are converting to the convenience and ease of sports betting online. With the choice of betting via a PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone, it is not just the ease of placing a bet this way that appeals. Online bookmakers are increasingly offering better odds and special offers to those who bet in such a way. If you are new to sports betting online, here we have put together a basic guide for placing a bet;
After setting up a new account and making a deposit, you are ready to place a bet. Now, depending on the website, you will be able to bet on any kind of market from various countries around the world. For now, we will use Football as an example.
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Say you wish to place a bet on Tottenham Hotspur FC to win their coming Saturday match. You would select the ‘football‘ section, and either select ‘weekend fixtures’ or perhaps ‘FA cup games’, or whatever it might come under. There, you will find the game you wish to bet on. The odds appear next to the team name, and by clicking on these odds, you will add the selection to your betting slip.
On the betting slip (find this by clicking the tab, or it is sometimes shown in the sidebar), you will then be able to enter your ‘stake’. This will then allow you to confirm and submit your bet.
Tottenham Hotspur FC 4/1 Win – if you bet £10, you will get £40 back as winnings, plus your original £10 stake.
Online sports bets are usually settled within 10 minutes of the results coming in, and your winnings should then appear automatically in your account. You can then choose to bet again or withdraw your winnings.