BetVictor was formed in 1946 (Victor Chandler) and has become one of the most well known bookmakers in the world. Earlier in the year (2014) Victor Chandler re-branded as BetVictor. BetVictor is currently licensed in Gibraltar and operates a huge office in Gibraltar with 100’s of employees. BetVictor has built a reputation for being the “Gentleman’s Bookmaker” and they always live up to that reputation. BetVictor is a no-hassle bookmaker that offers excellent football odds and timely payouts.
Opening Bonus & Promotions
BetVictor has an opening bonus worth up to a maximum of £25. To be eligible for the free bet you need to open a new account and place a first bet of £5 – £25 on any event with odds of 2.00 or better. When the bet is settled BetVictor will credit the free bet to your account instantly for you to use on any sporting event you want. The free bet at BetVictor is stake not returned.
There are always promotions running at BetVictor as well, but they change constantly depending upon the event that happens to be on at that time. At the time of writing this review BetVictor is running six promotions including multiple ways to get a free bet and even some ways to win a bet when you actually lose due to unfortunate circumstances.
Range of Markets & Odds
Just like all of the top UK / European bookmakers, BetVictor provides a huge range of markets to bet on. BetVictor consistently offers the best odds on many football matches throughout the season, but you can bet on tons of sports including basketball, baseball, hockey, mixed martial arts, boxing, tennis, horse racing, golf, rugby, cricket and much more.
The types of bets offered at BetVictor will keep every handicapper busy. BetVictor provides tons of markets to bet on including winner markets, goal markets, props, futures, parlays and much more. BetVictor charges standard juice on most sports although football odds are amongst the best in the industry. If you plan on betting on football you need a BetVictor account.
BetVictor has one of the nicest sportsbooks in the industry and their website is loaded with features. BetVictor has a huge live betting platform that actually looks way different than their sportsbook, so don’t be alarmed the 1st time you bet live. The live client keeps updated live scores and the amount of time left in a match.
There is no live streaming of most sports at BetVictor although you can watch live UK and Irish horse racing as long as you’ve placed a bet on the race. BetVictor has gone mobile like most major sportsbooks and it’s a great feature to have due to the fact most of us aren’t around a computer 24/7. There isn’t much in the way of stats or news at BetVictor, but those are features I don’t expect from a bookmaker.
If you need to contact customer service at BetVictor you can find the contact page in the help section. There is an online form that you can fill-in with your question in order to receive an email response or you can contact live chat. Support works around the clock at the BetVictor Sportsbook and it never takes long to receive an answer to your questions.
BetVictor allows punters to wager in over a dozen currencies and there are even more banking methods available. The most common deposit options are credit cards and debit cards although there are lots of other methods. BetVictor is truly a global sportsbook with punters in many countries, which is why they have such an extensive range of banking methods.