Redbet are a Swedish bookmaker that were founded in 2002 by some entrepreneurs, computer programmers and sports betting professionals. They first functioned online in 2006 are part of the wider Maltese group EVOKE. They are licensed in both Malta and the United Kingdom. There player base is estimated to be at around 270,000.
The Redbet website is extremely aesthetically pleasing with a red, black and white colour scheme. When you first enter the homepage you have an opportunity to five different platforms on the site. These are sports, live betting, casino, live casino and poker. Once you enter the sports section of the website you can log into your account by clicking the button found in the top right hand corner. You should then focus on the left hand side column which has all of the available sports markets. You will first find “Live Right Now” and “Starting Soon” options followed by the most popular markets to bet on. These include a variety of football competitions as well as major tennis events, basketball and ice hockey. These vary on a daily basis.Below this you can then find a full list of the sports available. These have increased significantly of late and include major sports including football, horse racing and tennis as well as various others including eSports.
One of the draw backs regarding Redbet is the fact that they do not have a Mobile app to be downloaded for Android of i-Phone devices. That said the website view on mobile devices is acceptable and can be used with relative ease.
Within the most popular their sports there is a fair amount of markets to bet on. If we are to take football as an example, primary matches regular have 350+ markets available. These include some extremely obscure markets such as the total ball possession by home team, most ball possession, total offsides and total fouls committed. They also have all of the other markets you would expect and it really is quite impressive. The odds on offer are extremely respectable with an overall pay out of 94%. This includes 93.7% for Football and an extremely impressive 96% for Basketball. Tennis is somewhere in between that at 94.7%
The In-Play platform at Redbet is one of the most likeable features of the site. This is uniquely split into two different categories, traditional live betting and “SuperLive”. The SuperLive section concentrates on specific markets which include minute by minute goal, goal within 60 seconds etc. There are a decent amount of statistics available to the in-play bettor as well as a nice graphic for many sports.
As we have already mentioned there are a number of other platforms available to Redbet customers. The Casino section of the website includes Jackpot, Slots, Table Games and Poker Games. The amount of options within each of these sections is impressive, not least the fourteen variations of Blackjack.
There are a number of ways by which you can contact the Redbet customer services team.The easiest way may be to utilise their Live Chat function which is located in the support section of their homepage. Alternatively you may wish to email them [email protected] or by calling 0203 868 5810. The customer services team are available between the hours of 09:00-01:00.
There are a wide range of payment methods available at Redbet. Visa and Mastercard are accepted as are Neteller, Skrill and paysafecard. It is worth noting that Redbet charge Visa, Mastercard 2.5% per transaction is rare and also a significant negative of the bookmaker.
Redbet have a number of positives of note. Not least the attractive odds, innovative live betting services and Reddbet Free Bets and promotions. Sadly there are also a number of negatives. The most notable of these is being charged for deposits. The bookmaker also fails to provide 24/7 customer service and a lack of live streaming.