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Betway Sportsbook Review

Why Betway?
  • Modern online betting platform
  • 24/7 customer support
  • Dedicated loyalty program
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Betway Review

Betway is one of the best-looking sportsbooks in the market, complete with a sleek and user-friendly interface.

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Betway first launched online in 2006 and has become a major player in the international betting industry over the years. Now making its way into the United States, it is known for having some of the best bonuses around while still maintaining solid odds for popular events.

The Betway sportsbook is available in the following state(s), with more to come in the near future:

  • Colorado
  • Indiana

Hits & misses

  • Convenient banking methods and cashier
  • More than 25 sports listed on the site
  • $250 welcome bonus
  • Weekly withdrawal limits of $4,000
  • Sessions expire quickly
  • Doesn’t always have the best odds

Betway bonuses & promotions


Betway promises new users a large welcome bonus, followed by various promotions and free bets from the dedicated loyalty program. In short, you can expect to see a variety of offers.

Sign-up bonus

The $250 Risk-Free Bet is a welcome bonus extended to new Betway users who create an account, opt-in to the promotion, and make a qualifying deposit of at least $10. The wager must be placed and settled within seven days and is tied to betting odds of at least –330 (1.30). 

Parlay bonus

Betway's 1-Game Parlay applies to all major basketball and soccer events, and it lets you combine up to six markets on a single game. 

Rewards program
Registered users automatically benefit from the Betway Plus loyalty program. Real money bets will generate Plus Points based on the odds. Points can be redeemed for loyalty bonuses, free bets, and credits. They also determine the loyalty tier and the perks that come with it. Offers are featured in the account menu.

On-going promotions and bonuses
The sportsbook offers special boosts every week. Selected markets receive boosted odds for better returns. These are generally for popular sports and you can find them in the dedicated category. There are also other limited promotions available from time to time. Subscribe to their newsletter to learn about exclusive promos.

Betway deposits & withdrawals

Deposit options
The cashier is easy to access and identifies multiple options for bettors.

Deposit Method Fee Process Time Minimum Deposit
VISA Logo Free Instant $10
Mastercard Logo Free Instant $10
Play+ Logo Free Instant $10
PayPal Logo Free Instant $10
PayNearMe Logo Free Instant $20
eCheck Logo Free Instant $10

Withdrawal options
Withdrawals are straightforward and quick: Most requests are processed within 24 hours.

Withdrawal Method Fee Process Time Minimum Withdrawal
VISA Logo Free 1-5 Banking Days $10
Mastercard Logo FREE 1-5 Banking Days $10
Play+ Logo Free 1-5 Banking Days $10
PayPal Logo Free 2-5 Banking Days $10
PayNearMe Logo Free 2-5 Banking Days $20
eCheck Logo Free 1 Banking Day $10

Betway key features

Features including live streaming and early cash out enhance the Betway sportsbook's betting experience.  


Live betting

Betway has a great section for in-play betting that gives users the chance to put their skills to the test. The feature shows ongoing matches from the top leagues and tournaments across popular sports. The odds change as the action unfolds and bettors can make their selections at any time.

Early cash out

The cash-out feature has become widely available online and it is not missing from Betway Sports. Users can take out their winnings or cut their losses before the match ends. You can basically conclude the bet at any time, in full or just partially, on matches where early cash out is supported.

Live streaming

Live streaming is often available for in-play betting. Users are sometimes required to place a qualifying bet on the match in order to view it. The quality is very good and the stream is quite stable. Events that support live streaming will have a little TV icon next to them and you can start by clicking on the "Watch" button.

Betway sports available

You'll find more than 20 sports and all of the big events get plenty of betting markets at good odds.

13 active markets including:

Football
MMA
Baseball
Basketball
Boxing
Soccer
Motor Sport
Hockey
Golf
Soccer
Volleyball
Swimming
Table Tennis
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Betway bet types

In addition to the standard bet types, Betway also provides some special betting options. These are all nicely organized for each event and can be viewed with ease.

  • Spread
  • Moneyline
  • Total
  • Props
  • In-play / Live betting
  • Futures
  • Parlays
  • Teasers
  • Asian handicap
  • Derivatives
  • Alternative spreads
  • Alternative totals

Betway security & license

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The website is operated by Betway Limited, a company registered in Malta and licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority. It is also licensed in the UK, Colorado, and Indiana. 

Its software is certified by eCOGRA for being safe and fair. The site uses state-of-the-art Secure Socket Layer encryption at 256 bits.

Colorado Division of Gaming

Indiana Gaming Commission

Betway customer service

The help section has answers for the most commonly asked questions and even offers short videos for some topics. It is easy to navigate and has 15 different sections. If you feel that a question is not answered in full here, you can contact the support team directly by live chat or by email at any time. Phone support is only available from 4 am to 8 pm ET.

  • Live chat available 24/7
  • Email: support@betway.com
  • Support languages: English + 10 others
  • Twitter: @BetwaySupport

Betway mobile app

The Betway Sports app gives users access to all of their favorite sports and betting markets. The layout is very user-friendly and it only takes a few taps on the screen to place a bet. It is available for free on the Apple App Store for iPhones and can be downloaded directly from the Betway site for Android smartphones. Mobile users can also deposit funds, withdraw winnings, and even claim free bets or other bonuses.

Betway review conclusion

If you are looking for a modern online sportsbook that has it all, Betway should definitely be on your shortlist. It has dozens of sports to choose from, a lot of in-play action, good odds, and plenty of promos to keep the action going.

Free bets galore
Seasonality impacts the promotions offered by Betway, but as a new player, you can claim the $250 Risk-Free Bet. Additionally, the loyalty program will give you points when you bet for extra rewards.

Rich selection
Betway doesn’t just focus on the most popular sports, like hockey, football, and basketball. It has a lot of markets for many other sports as well, even including table tennis, esports, snooker, and virtual sports. Take your pick!

Great mobile betting app
The Betway mobile app is optimized for Android and iOS devices and bettors can check their bets, place new ones, watch the action live, and collect their winnings.

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