Betway

Betway is active and popular service in Africa. Many people use the service every day and enjoy of the betting and casino.

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Betway betting shop: main features and advantages

Types of bets Single, express, system, live, parimutuel
Top-up methods Bank cards, e-wallets, payment systems, cryptocurrency
Languages English
Countries South Africa, Ghana, Nigeria, Zambia, Kenya, United Republic of Tanzania, Mozambique
Bonuses +
eSports +
Casino +
Streams +
Support +
Mobile applications iOs/Android +

Betway betting shop was founded by Carmen Media Group Ltd in 2002 and holds a license MGA/B2C/130/2006 in Malta. Betway can also operate in Germany, Great Britain, Denmark, Spain, Belgium, Ireland, and Italy. eCOGRA agency regulates the company’s activities and guarantees transparency and security of its services. Thousands of users access the Betway platform every day.

Main advantages Betway in South Africa

Betway Africa has numerous advantages, here are a few of them:

  • it is a licensed betting shop
  • user-friendly interface
  • many available lines
  • high coefficients
  • there is a mobile version
  • bonuses and loyalty program
  • swift and simple registration
  • a large selection of available payment methods
  • eSports betting is available
  • round-the-clock support
  • good reputation and positive reviews
Betway South Africa

Betway’s home page

Interface overview

Betway betting shop has an intuitive modern interface, the platform’s design uses darker colors, while important messages are highlighted in green. Thanks to a user-friendly interface, players have no issues with navigating the platform. The site has several main tabs:

  1. Sports — players make bets here. There are such options as pre-match and live betting.
  2. Blog — this tab holds the announcements of future sporting events and relevant news.
  3. Plus is a customer loyalty program.
  4. Esports and In-play sections are also available for placing bets.

In addition to betting on sporting events, Betway provides gambling services. There are several available activities:

  • Casino
  • Live casino
  • Poker
  • Vegas
  • Bingo
  • Jackpot

The platform uses OpenBe software. Betway mostly focuses on attracting EU players. The platform is localized into 7 languages in addition to English, which is the main locale.

Daily Jackpot in Betway

Daily Jackpot

Registration and logging in at Betway

To access Betway and its features, you need to create an account and provide the following information:

  • full name
  • address
  • date of birth
  • phone number

You can also set the maximum betting budget for one month, week, and day in Betway.

Be sure to read through the user agreement and confirm it. You will receive a verification SMS that will finish the registration process and ensure full access to your account and sign in on the platform.

Register an account in Betway

Registration form an account in Betway

Verification on the platform

New Betway players are subject to additional verification. Unverified players cannot withdraw funds from the platform. Players can submit the documents manually or wait for a request from the security service. The player needs to submit a copy of a personal identification document:

  • identity card
  • passport
  • driver’s license

The verification takes up to 24 hours. When it’s finished, the player will be notified via email or an SMS.

Types of lines and bets

Betway South Africa allows for pre-match and live betting on the platform. Betting options include a variety of combined bets. Check out the Betway site to learn more about the available betting systems.

Types of sports betting on Betway

Today, there are more than 100 betting options at Betway. The platform is in development, so future players will have even more opportunities. There are 4 main types of bets:

  • single bet — a bet on a team or a player
  • express bet — several single bets
  • system bet — several express bets
  • parimutuel bet
Types of sports betting

Types of sports betting in Betway

There are also multiple sub-categories of bets at Betway:

  • moneyline
  • qualification
  • double chance
  • over/under (total)
  • individual total
  • Asian total/handicap
  • point spread
  • time result and match result
  • correct score
  • both teams to score (BTTS)
  • player props
  • event props
  • combined bets

Express bets

This type of bet consists of several single bets. Players call express bets “locomotives” or “presses”. To calculate an express bet, you need several single bets for unrelated sporting events. The player wins if one of the single bets wins. The final sum is calculated by multiplying the coefficients of the winning events. To place an express bet, players need to:

  • register with Betway
  • make a deposit
  • select 2 outcomes for unrelated sporting events
  • mark Express on the betting slip
  • specify the sum
  • confirm the bet

If the minimum required number of single bets changes, players can see this on the betting shop website.

Live bets

Betway allows players to make bets during a match. For the time being, there is no live-streaming of events, but this feature is in development. With livescore bets, players can bet on specific events and their frequency. For example:

  • possession of the ball
  • goal attempts
  • cards, etc.
Live betting

Live Betting

Lines for online betting become available a few minutes before the event starts in Betway. The action line is similar to that of pre-match betting. As a result, players can access a considerable number of markets. Main advantages:

  • it’s possible to analyze the game and adjust the bets
  • quick result
  • this type of bets often has “forks” or sure bets which increases the chances of winning
  • it’s possible to win with a higher coefficient

Disadvantages:

  • low quotas
  • little time to make a decision
  • low limits
  • players can succumb to emotion

To increase the chances of success, players need to have a strategy, and know the forecasts for and the rules of the chosen sport.

Betway online casino

In addition to betting on diverse sporting events, Betway Africa provides access to a variety of gambling activities. The selection of games will not leave any gambler disappointed. Available games:

  • slot machines
  • spin casino
  • poker
  • blackjack
  • jackpot
  • roulette, etc.

Poker fans can participate in qualifying competitions for global tournaments in Betway. More games to choose from: Celebrity Top Trumps, Football Legends Top Trumps, Pachinko, and Bingo Reactors. Users can play for real money or pick a demo mode.

Betway online casino

Betway casino

Available sports

At the Betway platform, the sports line is on the left-hand side of the dashboard. The most popular sports include:

  • football — national matches for 40+ countries, Premier Leagua, TOP leagues and cups
  • basketball — NCAA, NBA, VTB United League, Euroleague
  • hockey — NHL, KHL, etc.
  • wrestling – WWE
  • american football — NFL
  • volleyball — 5 European leagues, national teams
  • cricket — IPL
  • F1
  • UFC — Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • tennis — ITF, WTA, and ATP

Betway also focuses on cricket.

Football

Betway views itself as a football betting shop. The sponsored clubs include Levante, West Ham, and Anderlecht. Football has a rich action line — more than 100 options. Players can bet both during pre-match and live.

The coefficients are above average, and the margin is 4.5%. For less popular matches, the margin is up to 6.5%

eSports

eSports form a separate category on the Betway platform. Players can bet on the following games and tournaments:

  • King of Glory
  • Dota 2
  • Counter-Strike: Go
  • Warcraft III
  • Valorant
  • StarCraft
  • League of Legends
  • Rainbow Six, etc.
Betway esports

Betway esports

Hockey

This line features the United States Hockey League and the Kontinental Hockey League, for example. For Europe, you will find the World Cup and the Euro Hockey Tour. The action line includes markets and main outcomes. Players can bet on penalties and overtime, choose handicap, double chance, total, accurate score, point spread, etc.

The coefficients are below average. The margin is considerable — up to 10% for some matches. The World Cup has a margin of 6%.

Tennis

The main sporting events include:

  • Grand Slam tournaments
  • ATP
  • Challenger
  • WTA
  • ITF

The action line covers various events. Players can bet on the winner, tie-break points, handicap, set and game total, player stats. Pre-match betting has average coefficients. The margin is 5–6%.

Basketball

Players can bet on such popular sporting events as NCAA, NBA, VTB United League, and Euroleague matches. The action line covers the winning team, point spread/total, and overtime.

Coefficients

Bets and quotas at Betway usually follow the general trends we see with betting shops. For top sporting events, the margin can be:

  • football — 4–9%;
  • hockey — 4.5–10%
  • tennis — 4–10%;
  • basketball — 4.5–10%;
  • volleyball — 4.5–10%.

The less popular the event, the higher the margin.

Customer support

Betway betting shop has all-rounded 24/7 player support. To get assistance, one needs to access the live chat from the “Contact us” tab on the website. There are also FAQ articles available on the platform. The support team only speaks English.

FAQ

It doesn't take long to register. Passing this requires some data: full name, email, date of birth and phone number. After specifying what is required of you, an SMS with a confirmation code will be sent to your smartphone. That's it, you are now an official user of «Betway»!
To do this, you need to follow the link on our website, find the login button, enter your email and password from your personal account and click on the login button.
The official mobile version of Betway is available on the platform. To do this, you need to use the phone and go to the official website using the link specified on our website. You will also have access to a mobile apps for iOS and Android phones.
When registering on the platform, you are offered various types of bonuses. The size of the bonus depends on the amount deposited when replenishing the account. Betway offers a gift of up to 200% during registration.
To withdraw funds, you need to log in to your account and select the Cashdesk section. In the fund Withdrawal menu, specify the selected amount. Please note that you can only withdraw funds using the payment methods used for deposits on our website.