Betway Group is one of the currently most renowned online betting and gaming companies. The company was established in 2006 at a time when there were already quite a few prominent providers that have been active for years. However, Betway managed to gain a reputation as a top provider. The company’s headquarters are located in Malta, with branches in the UK, South Africa and the Isle of Man.
In addition to sports betting, Betway also operates an online casino website, poker website and a bingo website. This operator is licenced not only by the UK Gambling Commission, but also several other European authorities. If you’re a fan of the English Premier League, you’ve surely seen the name Betway on the shirts of the popular London club West Ham United.
You can access all Betway’s betting and gaming services from one website. Everything is well integrated and the site is quite user-friendly. Once you enter you’ll notice all products listed on the top. They all have the same layout and the same dark background, the only thing that’s different is the secondary colour, which is green at the bookmaker, blue at the casino and so on.
In addition to the casino, Betway also offers a Betway Vegas, where a range of other casino games, that are otherwise unavailable at the Betway Casino, can be played. Many of the games that are featured both on Betway Casino and Betway Vegas can be played in practice mode, as well as for real money. At the Live Casino you will find the most popular games such as Roulette and Blackjack, which you can play in real time, against live dealers.
And if you enjoying playing online poker or bingo, then you too will be pretty satisfied with what Betway has to offer. On top of some great poker games and several bingo variations, this operator added a number of bonuses and promotions available to new and existing bingo and poker players.
Understandably, betting is what interests you most, so here’s what you need to know about betting at Betway. The odds can be displayed either as decimal, fractional, or moneyline and betting is available in multiple languages and there are over 25 available sports. Under ‘Quick Links’ you will see the most popular betting choices for that day, which may include particular matches, sports or promotions.
If you enjoy betting on eSports, you should know that these are well represented at Betway. The site even feature a special eSports section. In addition to eSport betting, Betway also offers an eSports blog where you can read everything about the upcoming matches, as well as what eSports betting experts have to say about them.
League of Legends Betting
League of Legends, alongside Counter Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2 is one of the featured eSports at Betway. In fact, it is one of the most popular eSports among bettors. Outright betting is available, which means that you can bet on which team is going to win an upcoming tournament, even before the tournament begins.
The more renowned and popular a League of Legends competitions is, the more betting options will be available. For most matches, you will be able to place a ‘winner’ bet on either of the two teams. Other markets are also available for betting, including unique bets, available only for certain competitions, depending on the current situation and the reputation of the participants.
You can combine multiple selections, and you are able to combine selections of matches from different competitions, different eSports, or even mix eSports with conventional sports. Furthermore, you may also choose various combinations when it comes to types of bets.
Live Betting and Cash Out
Betway allows live betting and there are plenty of options, even though not all events are available for live betting. Live betting is the best thing if you’re watching a match and think that you can predict what is going to happen next. With the ‘Cash Out’ option you can settle active bets in real time, before all selections are finished. A number of different sports and markets are available for Cash Out. You cash out any bet as long as you see the Cash Out icon. Just do it quickly, the odds may change, or the option might become unavailable.
Mobile Betting and Customer Service
If you like betting on your mobile device, you can either download the appropriate betting app, depending on the type of your smartphone or tablet, or just open the website on your mobile device, just like you do on your computer. The iOS app is available on the App Store, and there’s a link for the Android app on the website.
If you need any help whether it is mobile betting, betting in general, the odds, or something else, you may contact the operator’s customer service via email or phone, or alternatively, open a live chat window on the website. Customer support is offered all day, every day. In addition, there’s a help page, where you can find answers to some of the questions that are most commonly asked by customers.
New bettors can claim a special Welcome Bonus at Betway. The bonus is in an amount equal to your first wager, and up to a maximum of £100 (or $ or € depending on which currency you choose. You will only need to deposit at least £10. The bonus amount can be wagered on eSports, or any other sport, but you can also use it to play casino games and poker. If you wager the bonus on selection(s) at odds of at least 1.75, then the wagering requirement will be x5 the bonus and deposit amount.
Betway may occasionally offer certain other bonuses and promotions. Most of these bonuses are available only on certain sports, or certain leagues and competitions and are awarded under specific conditions.
The number of payment methods that are available to a bettor and the respective deposit and withdrawal limits depend on the country of residence. In most cases, you’ll be able to use your credit or debit card (provided that it is either Visa or MasterCard including variations). Also, e-Wallets like Neteller, Skrill and PayPal are also available, as well as Paysafecard and Entropay.
Betway requires its customers to prove their identity up to 72 hours after they’ve deposited for the first time. When it comes to withdrawals, the minimum amount that you’re allowed to withdraw is £10.