888Sport Bookmaker review

888Sport sportsbook is part of the 888 Holdings plc company, which was launched in 1997. However, 888 didn’t introduce their 888Sport sportsbook until 2008, as they have previously focused in online poker and online casino activities. 888Sport is licensed and regulated to offer real money betting under the laws of Gibraltar for the European Union countries, the UK Gambling Commission for UK and the Ireland’s Revenue Commissioners for the customers in Ireland. 888Sport have been involved in loads of sponsorship deals over the past years, having sponsored the Snooker World Grand Prix, Magnolia Stakes at Kempton Park, the Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown. In addition, they have also sponsored a number of clubs such as Sevilla, Birmingham and Rodovre Mighty Bulls.

888Sport Free Bets, Special Offers and Promotions

888Sport provides a wide range of promotions and bonus offers to both new customers and existing players.

888Sport Welcome Bonus – Bet ₤10 Get ₤30 in Free Bets

In order to qualify for this promotion, you just need to user your 888Sport login details and deposit at least ₤10 using the 888Sport promo code 30F. 888Sport will credit you with (T&S’s Apply):

  • 2x ₤10 Free Bets that you can use it on any sport or markets, pre-match and in-play.
  • 1x ₤10 Mobile Free Bet, which can be used on any market but only through the 888Sport mobile app or mobile version of the website.

The minimum odds for the qualifying bet are 1.5 (1/2) and it must be made within 90 days of opening your 888Sport account.

888Sport Euro Bet Boost

888Sport offers you a ₤5 Free Bet to use on the Premier League each week and all you just need to do is to place bets totalling ₤20 on the Champions League/Europa League midweek fixtures.

888Sport Weekend Booster

You will get a 25% winnings boost token when you bet five or more ₤10 live football in-play bets between Friday and Sunday.

888Sport Acca Saver

888Sport will give you a full refund when your football, horse racing and dog racing acca lets you down by one. You just need to place a multiple of at least ₤2 on an acca with at least six legs comprising all the already mentioned markets: greyhound, horse racing or football match win selections. The minimum odds per leg are 1.5 (1/2) and 888Sport will give you a Free Bet refund up to ₤25 if one leg goes down.

888Sport Acca Attack

In order to be eligible for this promotion, you must place and win an accumulator of five legs or more on any combination of sports. The more legs you add in your winning acca, the more valuable the token you will get. As for example, if you place a 7-folds winning acca, you will get a 20% winning boost. The minimum odds per leg are 1.5 (1/2) while the maximum bet is ₤5. The maximum winning boost that you can receive is 50% on a 11-folds and upwards winning acca.

888Sport Money back on Fallers

888Sport will give your stake back as a Free Bet up to ₤25 if your horse falls,, unseats or is brought down at selected meetings every day during the National Hunt season.

888Sport Best Odds Guaranteed

This offer applies for all UK and Irish horse racing and it’s similar with the promotions offered by other bookies. If you have taken a price on a horse and your selections wins or places at a bigger Starting Price (SP), then 888Sport will pay you the bigger odds. You must take notice that this offer doesn’t apply to ante post bets, bets on the international racing, enhanced accumulators, tote pools or any other special markets.

888Sport American Dream

In order to be eligible for this 888Sport promotion, you need to place at least ₤5 on an accumulator of at least five selections with minimum odds of 1.3 (3/10) per leg on any American sports market: NBA, MLB, MLS, NFL and NHL. You will get a Free Bet refund of up to ₤25 if you lose your acca by just one leg.

Becoming a member of 888Sport

In order to become a member of 888Sport, you need to click the green button situated at the top corner of the main page, which will bring up the a registration form where you need to type in your personal details. On the second page of the registration form, you will be asked for the new account details such as username and password, while on the third page you need to enter your residential address, mobile number and a 888Sport promo code. The Promo code can be found on the right hand side of the registration form page and at the moment in time, the promotional code is: 30f. Once the registration process is done, you can start making your first deposit and placing and your first bet. As for deposit options, the users can choose between:

  • Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club, Eurocard
  • Debit Cards: Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club, Eurocard, Apple Pay, Local Debit Card, Entropay Virtual Visa Card, Astropay Card, Qiwi Visa Virtual and Maestro
  • Ewallets: NETeller, Paypal, Qiwi eWallet, Skrill, WebMoney, Yandex.Money
  • Prepaid Cards: Postepay, Payr, PaySafeCard, toditoCash
  • Other: Boleto Bancario, e-Check, Wire Transfer, eps, GiroPay, iDebit, INSTADEBIT, Instant Banking, Nordea, Op-Pohjola, Verkkopankki, Transferencia Bancaria, Trustly, Multibanco

The currencies used at 888Sport are EUR, GBP, USD and SEK at the moment in time.

888Sport Mobile Betting / 888Sport Mobile App

The mobile product of the 888Sport is definitely spot on, beginning with the visible link on the mobile section of the website. There are three ways of placing bets through your mobile, with the first one requiring the customers to enter their email address and receiving a link with the mobile app through email. The second is a QR code which allows customers to scan it into their smartphone or tablet so the 888Sport app automatically loads. The third one is through the SMS service, as the customers need to sent a SMS text and will receive a text back with a direct link to the app. Furthermore, a link to the Apple App Store is available in the help menu, where the 888Sport app can be downloaded for all the iOS users.


888Sport Website Design

The layout of the 888Sport website isn’t great, but it still gives you the feeling that you have arrived at a sports betting site. It’s obvious that they have tried to go for big clarity as you have big boxes of live events on the home screen, while the left side column is kind of confusing. The ‘Live Right Now’ and ‘Starting Soon’ sections are given priority at the top of the left side column, but the text isn’t spectacular at all. The lack of highlights seems to be the main problem of the 888Sport website at the moment. The main body of the main page is split into three columned tabs offering the different live betting fixtures, upcoming events and promotions. The only good news is that 888Sport have highlighted its social media presence pretty well on the website.

888Sport In-play betting

Although 888Sport are lacking highlights at the moment, you will still get a clear layout which helps you see the action that is going on from numerous sports markets. Depth of market is more than decent as there are over 100 live markets for a top football  game and upwards of 50 live markets for a tennis fixture. Another nice feature when it comes to the live betting area is the news and blog option which is full of tips, previews and news. 888Sport also have a live calendar feature showing live events and streaming coming up over the week. Quick stats is another helpful feature that shows relevant info to in-play betting such as suspension, injuries and player statistics. The biggest advantage of the 888Sport live betting area is the presence of the live streaming service, which allows you to watch live sport every day. In addition, you can watch live horse racing too if you have placed at least ₤1 on a race.

Cash Out Feature

Both Cash Out and Partial Cash out options are available at 888Sport and can be used for both pre-match and in-play sections on desktop and mobile version of the website.


888Sport Customer Service

The Help section can be found right in the middle of the main page of the 888Sport website. Clicking on this will show you all the available contact options, including a live chat feature, other contact details and a wide FAQ section.

888Sport Contact Details

  • Live Chat 24/7
  • Telephone number available from 9AM to 10PM GMT: 0800 096 4780

888Sport Review, Free Bets and offers Overall Review Rating

Website Design 4.5
Ease of Use 4.6
Bonus and Free Bets 4.5
Odds Rating 4.6
Mobile Site 4.3
Live Betting Area 4.3

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