In order for online bookmakers to entice new customers, they often offer an incentive. This is usually in the form of Free Matched Bets. Most bookies require you to open an account and fund it in order to qualify for the free bet offer. Here is our selection of bookmakers offering a free bet:
Current Free Bet Offers available: £888.00*
Bet365 currently offer £200 of free bets to new customers. To claim your free bet, simply open a Bet 365 account, and make at least one bet. Bet 365 will then match your bet up to a maximum of £25 (This means you get to have another bet of the same value. Then, place 5 more bets (of £5 or more), and you’ll get another free £25 bet (assuming you bet £25). Then simply repeat this procedure twice more (Make 5 more bets of £5, and get another matched bet), and before you know it, you’ve had £100 of free bets! bonus!
888sport have one of the most generous free bet offers, with up to £88 in free bets available to new customers.
Paddy Power have one of the most tempting free bet offers for new punters – A free £50 match bet. On its own that sounds a bit ordinary, but as you’ll soon find out, Paddy Power are anything but ordinary – Paddy Power will simply give you a free bet to the value of your first bet with them as a new customer. So if your bet is £5 they’ll give you another £5 bet free, though if you bet £50 it’s a £50 free bet you will get – Simple!
BetFred – Fred’s currently offering £100 of free bets to new customers, and theirs is one of the easiest free bet offers to get to grips with: Open a Betfred account, and make your first bet of £5 or more – BetFred will then match that bet, pound-for-pound, up to a maximum of a free £50 bet. Then just make 5 more bets of £10 or more, and Fred’ll give you another free £50 bet.
William Hill – Open a new William Hill betting account, and you’ll get a free £25 matched bet. William Hill will match your first bet (of more than £5) with a free bet of the same value, up to £25. It’s one of the simplest free bet offers available from any bookmaker, so there’s no confusion over what you have to do to qualify.
Blue Square have £50 of free bets on offer – Just open a new account with them, and place a “win single” bet of at least £25, and Blue Square will credit your account with a free £25 betting token. Once you have placed 10 bets of £25 or more (regardless of whether you win or not), Blue Square will then credit your account with a further £25 betting token. As with all of these free bet offers, terms and conditions apply, so please check the blue square site for full details of the offer, which can be withdrawn at any time.
Coral currently offer a free £30 Bet, and their terms and conditions are pretty straightforward (although you should always check the site for the latest free bet offer) – Simply open a new account, and bet £30 on any sporting event. Coral will then match your bet giving you a free £30 bet. And if you don’t want to bet as much as £20 on your first go, then they will also match your bet of anything between £5 and £30.
Sporting Index are currently offering the biggest free bet uk offer we’ve seen – a massive Free £200 Bet – and best of all, you only have to place 5 bets of at least £20 (i.e at least £100) to get your free £200 bet. Of course there are restrictions with a free bet of this size. Currently the Free Bet is only available on Champions League and UEFA Cup “Total Goals” bets. There is an alternative however, as you could choose from a range of free bets on other markets (although the free bets range from £10 to £100), or choose the option of £100 Free Cash.
Ladbrokes – You can get a free £10 bet when you open a new betting account with Ladbrokes bookmakers. Simply open your account, and place your first bet of at least £10. You’ll then be given a free £10 bet, although it is worth noting that as with most free bet offers, your stake (on the free bet) will not be refunded to you – You only receive the winnings. There are no restrictions on what you can use your free bet against, as long as you use it within 30 days.
Totesport currently have £100 of free bets, in the form of two free £50 bets – A free matched bet on your first deposit of between £10 and £50, followed by another free £50 bet once you have placed five further bets of more than £10.
Victor Chandler have a very similar offer. All you have to do is open a new betting account with VC Bet (The new name for Victor Chandler), and again you’ll be given a free betting token to the value of your first deposit, up to a maximum free bet of £25. Place a further five bets of at least £10 each, and VC Bet will give you another £25 bet, making a total of £50 of free bets from VC Bet.
*Please note that all free bet/cashback offers are correct at time of writing, but are subject to change/withdrawal by the online bookmakers at any time. Please check the bookies sites for their current offer for new players, and any terms and conditions that may be attached.
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