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Weekend Sports Previews
— Sportsbet TV channel gives you weekly expert previews of all the top racing each week and is hosted by John Dow and Matt Campbell. Also check out their detailed preview of the AFL and NRL games each week.
— All members of Sportsbet have at their disposal a Free Black Book. Keep all your horses to follow with Sportsbet. They will notify you either by email or Txt Message when and where your horse has been entered for a race. Just enter the name of any horse, trotter of greyhound and your done, never miss a runner again. You will receive the email the night before the race, or you will be sent a Txt message on the morning of the race after scratchings.
Internet Credit Betting
— Sportsbet Customers can apply for one of five credit limits: $200, $500, $1,000, $3,000 and $5,000. No longer do you have to wait for correct weight or for those money deposits to go through or cheques to clear. At Sportsbet credit clients can bet when and how much you like and then settle all account balances within 7 days.
— Winnings can be withdrawn by all the usual methods and also can be received via money order. Credit worthy customers can qualify for up to $5,000 in credit facilities, in some cases making $200 automatically available.
There is a $1 minimum wager for online betting; payouts daily maximum is $500,000, but it may be possible to make other arrangements.
Betting Margins are comparable to other online bookmakers, with the possible exception of a 1X turnover requirement on bonus credits that must be used on wagers with odds of 1.5 or greater.
Like the other Paddy Power bookmaker reviewed elsewhere, the Sportsbet website received a complete makeover in mid-2011 that was enthusiastically received. Easier to use than before, new online punters will find it surprisingly easy to navigate. There is also a mobile version available. The site offers form guides, historical results and video and radio coverage of races at no additional charge.
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