All about SkyBet!
SkyBet is owned by the British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC, is one Sport betting website that made it as the emerging “Operator of Year Award” for 2012 by the EGR Operator Awards. This all English website is not only accessible online via computer but also through mobile phones and can be participated through watching on TV and involving oneself through landline phone. SkyBet would not want the punters to experience complications in putting up a bet by simplifying everything by the magic of additional features such as Betting Calculator, Decimals and Fractions computations, Sky Sport center and many more. SkyBet was granted to operate by honoring them a license issued by the AGCC or the Alderney Gambling Control Commission who also concocted them as one of the online website that has an image of being international standard bearer. SkyBet also can declare 100% safeties as the betting process and the whole website operations are governed by IBAS or the Independent Adjudication Service. SkyBet is indeed one of the largest companies in UK making it more credible than the others that belong to the same line of industry specially when it comes to financial matters.
SkyBet offers a tremendous variety of sports betting options, from the most popular to the least participated sports that can be joined on any website. One good thing about SkyBet is that they are very transparent to all the schedules that are going to be released for the punters to know what should be their options and consequence when placing a bet. All the kinds and options for a horse racing competitions are almost all included on this website. In fact, upon writing this analysis on the website, the top sports listed are Football and Horse Racing. Therefore, all of the events coming regarding football and horse racing are visible for the punters for this website. And not to mention that all the games that can be selected can also be viewed via mobile phone, so there is no need for the punters to search for an internet shop or go back home to log in to play or just to put a bet on their favorite games, it is just a matter of clicking ahead via their palms and this is it, the fun begins. It is also good that there is an advertisement what game is playing during the time on the website, meaning what is showing currently is visible on this website, so the punters would be able to watch whatever the game is playing. One considerable advantage of this kind of website is that it also offers the punters virtual racing competition for those who loves racing enthusiastically. Of course, SkyBet is not just about sports betting and not a simple bookmaker but also many casino games are on this website such as roulette, pokers, blackjack, numerous slot machine games and even popular television games such as deal or no deal. Other features of SkyBet include SkyVegas, SkyPoker and SkyBingo.
How the website looks like?
Just like any other bookmaker website, SkyBet.com is full of ads that will tackle only those games that would gain more interest for the punters to place their bets. Highlighted are those games that are currently showing on a national television such as Football, Tennis, Cricket, Bowling and many more. On the homepage are columns that feature Top Sports, the Next Horse Races, the quick links which includes the list of Leagues and some festivals. All the sports featured on SkyBet are also listed alphabetically on the first column of the home page. SkyBet.com can be considered as the most user-friendly website as it composes almost all of what the punters are needed for the gaming experience they are dreaming of. There are tips that can be viewed by those interested, there are also forms to be used in registration, the feature that would help the punters simplify their computation through “betting calculator”, and many others that is helpful enough for the players. And one of the most important factor that the punters are looking for a bookmaker website is also here, the incoming events’ schedule. The looks of the website is quite alluring despite of its formality and simplicity, its color are just cool enough for the primary colors such as red, blue and white.
Promotions, Freebies and Bonuses!
Aside from the welcome bonus that the website is awarding, there is also a £20 registration reward or Register for Sky Bet Loyalty and get rewarded as you bet. Punters could select to earn up to £20 off their Sky bill or get £20 in free bets, and this is not just one time because this promotion is valid every month. By joining Sky Bet, punters could claim a £10 completely free bet plus a £5 free bet every week! This promotion is valid until March of 2013. There are also some freebies such as free games on Soccer Saturday Super 6, Fantasy Football and Monday Racing offers that varies depending on the schedule. There are also a lot of bonuses in the casino games such as free roll on SkyPoker. Aside from these, bonuses for SkyBingo and SkyVegas are also very interesting to ignore.
Depositing was simplified as the punters can now deposit using different financial methods like pay pal, Skrill (Moneybookers) and Netellers. Withdrawing on the other hand may require a lot more patience, but the steps are mentioned on the website. The amount would be transferred back to the punters account within 2 to 5 working days. Payment methods include Visa Credit, Visa Debit, Visa Electron, Mastercard, Maestro, Solo, Moneybookers, Laser and Neteller.
Punters would be able to raise their concerns through post mail as Sky Bet, 2 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP or email them through their internal messaging methods. On this, punters would fill up a form regarding the concerns he may raised. There is also a chat room available so that spontaneous communication will be processed 24/7 and phone queries are also welcome by the following numbers; 08000 724 777 for the UK users and 1800 928 949 if the users are from the Republic of Ireland, and +44 (0) 1423 533123 for the overseas users.