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Placing first bet at Betfred Bookmakers

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Placing first bet at betfred bookmakers

Betfred is one of the top independent bookmakers and the UK’s highest street retailer with over 750 shops, 5000 employees and a venue of around 1.6 billion pounds. Betfred Online Sportsbook launched in 2004, followed in 2005 by Casino and Poker and Mobile betting in 2006.

They have a wide variety of events covered, from English and Scottish football, but also major European and International fixtures. Betfred also offers strong Asian Handicap betting odds. Other sports are also available: Horse Racing, Boxing, Cricket, Golf, Snooker and many others.

They are renowned as the “Bonus King” – they have good free offers all the time, and they treat newcomers with very interesting bonuses. They are also considered as a “classical bookmakers”, granting more attention to sports like Darts, Snooker Horse and Hounds Racing. You can also find good prices for major US events as well. If you decided to place a bet at Betfred, you can find below all the information you need to help you place your bet in the best conditions. Betfred Horse Racing

Placing a single bet

If you chose to place a single bet, you will have to select the competition or the event from the navigation bar. You will have three options to place your bet. You can either click on the participant in the event, the odds for that event, or the checkbox near the event name, then click “add to bet slip” at the bottom of the page. On certain events, like horse racing, you can bet “each way” which means two separate bets for that selection.
Then all you have to do is place your desired stake in the box, and the slip will already display your potential winnings. If you are sure that this is the selection and stake you want to place on this bet, simply click the “place bet” button. You will receive a confirmation if your bet is successful or not.

Multiple Bet

If you decided to pick multiple events for your slip, simply follow the steps for a single bet placement multiple times. You will pick as many selections as you like, click on them, and they will be added you your slip. Then place your stake, and your slip will contain the multiple bets and display the according final odds. At the end, you will have to click the “Place bet” button, and your slip is ready.


These bets are only available on horse and greyhound racing. To be able to place this kind of bet, you will have to choose two of three selections from the same race. Under the “bet” column you will have to select the type of forecast of tricast bet you want to place, and then add your stake.


After you clicked the “place bet” button, a message will appear at the bottom of your slip, announcing if your bet was successfully placed or not. You can print the bet slip if you want your hard copy, and also you can find your bet by looking at the “Bets placed” section in your account.

Cancelling a bet

In the rules states that all bets are final once placed and the customers are responsible for all the bets they placed. However, under special circumstances an if the team at Betfred is contacted well before the event starts, they will make every effort to rectify any mistakes where possible. After you read our guide you can visit www.betfred.com site and try to put in practice what you learned here.

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