If you are a fan of live sport in the UK, you will know all about Sky. Whether you have it in your house or you make regular visits to the pub, Sky is the home of live sport in the UK, so it makes sense that the company will also become the home of live sports betting for many people.
As a UK focused sports betting site, it is no surprise to see that Sky Bet focuses on football and horse racing. These are the two most prominent sports featured on site, but of course, Sky Bet is largely focused on the football that features on Sky. Sky Sports covers a lot of different sports, the majority of which are covered on the site but it is the live football action that is the central point of the Sky Bet site
SkyBet is licensed and regulated by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission. Given that Sky Bet belongs to a stable of online gaming sites, and is under the umbrella of the major media company, many people will comfortable about choosing Sky as their home of online sports betting.
Bonuses At Skybet
Sky Bet have a Sky Bet Club and people that sign up to this will receive a free £30 bet and other bonuses and features to entice you in to signing up. There is a chance to earn a free weekly £5 bet when you come back to Sky Bet on a regular basis, which is something that most people will be delighted with.
The site also provides Fantasy Football, a Super 6 prediction game and there is an incentive on offer that sees football fans playing for the chance to win a prize of £250,000 for their club to spend on transfer fees. Sky Bet is also one of the many sports betting sites that are promising to provide punters with a best price bet option, which means that there is a guarantee to pay out on the best price possible, and this promotion is applicable on all bets placed on UK and Irish horse racing.
One of the best things about the Sky Bet site is that they provide the full range of contact options for users. There is a chance to write, phone, email and even live chat with a member of staff, should you have an issue that you need to rectify. All being well there will be no problem with respect to your time on site but knowing that there is a chance to resolve matters quickly is always going to be of benefit to players looking to maximise their time on site.
Ease of Use
If you have ever used an online betting site, you will instantly feel at home with what Sky Bet has to offer. There is nothing out of the ordinary on the site, and the A to Z list of sports on the left hand side of the screen should ensure that you can find your favourite sport in no time at all.
There is an innovative use of sliders on some bets, allowing everyone to place the bet that they want with the minimum of fuss, and this is sure to help the transition to mobile betting for many people. The Quick Links on site will be of benefit taking punters to football bets, transfer specials and other major sporting events on Sky such as golf and horse racing.
Deposit & Banking
The minimum deposit amount for the Sky Bet site is £5, and you will find that all of the main deposit options are provided on site. This means if you are looking to place money into your account via debit card, credit card, e-wallet and prepaid card options.
Given the importance of live sports to Sky, it is understandable that they want to have a sports betting site that can be relied on at all times. With Sky Bet, the site has a site that will keep punters of all levels happy.