Sports Betting

Bookmaker Reviews: Ladbrokes

Ladbrokes is the ultimate online bookmaker, putting an excellent betting portal right at your fingertips. As the most recognised and trusted betting brand in the UK they have set the bar pretty high when it comes to freedom of choice for betting, customer service and the overall range of services provided both online and offline. With approximately 2,000 high street betting shops throughout the UK and Ireland they have more bricks and mortar establishments than anyone else. So if the big motor powering the internet crashed tomorrow…we’re confident you’d find a Ladbrokes somewhere.

Ladbrokes introductory and special offers for you

Open an account at today and they’ll match your first bet up to £50! Once registered simply place a bet between £5 and £50 on any sports betting market and once it’s settled, Ladbrokes will credit your account with a free bet matching the amount you bet – even if you win! You can’t say fairer than that!

New and existing Ladbrokes customers are also offered £30 worth of free bets the first time they use the Ladbrokes gaming app ‘Sports Bet’. Place your first £10 bet on the Ladbrokes mobile service and you will receive 3 £10 bets for free. Use promo code GET30 either when registering a new account or within the ‘My Account’ section before placing your first bet.

You name it, you can place a bet on it

Ladbrokes has a comprehensive range of events to bet on, but if you love betting on the ponies then this is definitely the site for you.

At the going is always good as punters get free racecards and an overview of all the participants, 5 star ratings on the horses and information forms on the jockey, horse, and trainer. They even offer a ‘Nag Me’ service to let you know when the horses you’ve backed will run, so you’ll never miss a race again.

That’s not all. This highly respected English bookmaker will take bets using any of the following formats: single, double, and treble; accumulator; trixie; Yankee, Canadian and Heinz; patent; Lucky 15; eachway; forecast, tricast, and race dual forecast; race match betting, point finish and podium finish. Phew…what a selection!

However, if the gee-gees aren’t your thing then fear not, there’s plenty more to spend your hard earned on with a selection of sports from around the globe, including basketball, motor racing, ice hockey, golf, cricket and snooker.

A few words about transactions and security

When it comes to payments and personal information their track record is second to none. So you can rest assured your money will be safe and secure and your personal information will remain just that – personal.

Ladbrokes take your deposit via credit and debit card, Neteller, cheque, Money Order, bankers draft and bank wire. Plus, they will take fourteen different currencies including but not limited to: British Pounds Sterling; American Dollars; New Zealand Dollars; Australian Dollars; Danish Kroner; and Swiss Francs.

For added security Ladbrokes offer the use of PayPal for deposits and withdrawals. If you have a PayPal account you can transfer funds to your account simply and swiftly and when you make a withdrawal it goes straight back into your PayPal account – usually within minutes.

Ladbrokes mobile betting and apps

If you want to check the latest odds whilst on the move, you can because the website also enables people to bet using their smartphones. The Ladbrokes app ‘Sports Bet’ is available on a range of phones including iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Nokia. What’s more, the first time you use the mobile betting app you’ll be rewarded with a free £30 bet. See introductory and special offers above.