If you wonder why SkyBet just sounds familiar and you got a feeling of déjà vu, this is probably because Sky is really big and known name in the world. You’ve all probably heard of British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC company that is known mainly for broadcasting, internet streaming, broadband and telephone services. But in the 21st centenary the company has spread its reputation as being a great betting provider in all kind of fields. So SkyBet is part of this big company network that was founded in 2000, when they went live and joined online bookmaker community. Beside sports betting the sky network also provides with Poker, Casino, Vega experience, Bingo and many more of betting experiences and are all available under separate name and domain. In this SkyBet review we are going to be focusing only on their sports betting services and will leave casino and other gaming reviews for some other time. As we continue our SkyBet review with the table containing all the basic information about this bookmaker, following quick but detailed reviews about user experience, odds, sport coverage, banking and customer services.
When you first land on the SkyBet website you can see for sure that this is a big bookmaker as the site just kind of reflects that kind of vibe. Web page has a beautiful dynamic blue background with prevailing colors of red and blue colors of the logo. This page is really busy and not that dynamic as one would like. On first site it looks really typical bookmakers page, but once you start using it you are little lost at first but after a while you get right back on track as everything starts making sense once you get used to the betting interface. Web site is very functional and has a quick response time. Overall the page is easy on the eyes and simple to navigate. Experience with mobile application is also very fun. It is available on all major devices such as iPhone, iPad, all Android supported devices, Windows Phone and even Blackberry. App is clear, easy to navigate and it offers all the same betting markets and features as the internet version.
Customer service is available 24/7 all year long via Telephone, email and also Live chat. The staff is pretty fast getting back with an answers, email reply for example usually takes less than an hour to reply. We have to add at this point that the staff is very helpful and reliable.
All new customers will be given a Free bet welcoming bonus up to 20£. They have all kind of different promotions available that are changing over time. For example the Super 6 promotion in Football (Soccer), where you had to guess 6 games outcomes and the entrance was free.
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Betting, Odds and Sports coverage
This bookmaker has a wide range of betting markets covered with more than 30 different sports with competitive odds. As with many British based betting providers, main sports are Soccer and Horse Racing. Beside this two popular sports they except a wide range of wagers in all kind of different sports such as Golf, Cricket, Tennis, Rugby, Speedway and others. In addition they cover all angels, offering one of the best betting experiences online, including Live Betting and also Tv betting. They have a very good reputation of offering strong odds in Live betting. Live streaming is available only in horse racing for UK and Ireland customers.
Conclusion of SkyBet Review
There are lot of things that this bookmaker those well. Sporting interface and mobile app are both pretty good not the best but among the elite for sure. They provide with cutting edge odds in wide variety of different sports. This specially applies for soccer where they provide with some of the best prices in the industry. So to end this SkyBet review, this bookmaker safe and decent and offers pretty good betting experience with some good compatible odds. But the do lack of long term value and could do more on promotion section.
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