Bet365 are the biggest online gambling and betting company in the world. Based in Stoke-On-Trent, UK the company launched in 2000.
There are very few bettors who haven’t heard of Bet365, they sponsor multiple sporting events including horse racing. They’re also the main sponsor of Stoke FC and are the namesake for the Bet365 Stadium.
Here’s something you may not know, Bet365 is the trading name of Hillside (New Media) Ltd.
Another reason for the huge success may be that there’s a history within the Coates family of owning betting shops. This is a rare piece of knowledge going across generations of bettors, in short Bet365 know what bettors want and they deliver.
Sports Betting Types and Betting Markets
Being the biggest online book maker in the world, Bet365 offer everything. If you want to place a bet, they can pretty much facilitate it.
Software and Design
Bet365 have long been the book maker that’s stood out to players and they set the benchmark for others. One of the reasons Bet365 have stood the test of time and risen to the top is their unique product software. They have also strived to be the best in the way of product development and have dedicated a large amount of resources over the years.
Bet365 are the biggest and most recognisable online betting site in the world, they do many things right.
However, there have been some controversies along the way, such as delaying payment or withholding payments to big winners. In 2017, Bet365 was taken to court for refusing to pay over £1 million in winnings to a horse bettor in Northern Ireland. In Australia, Bet365 froze the account and refused to pay a punter who had won around $200,000 AUD in 2016. These are just some of the most noteworthy cases, several more cases of Bet365 refusing to pay winnings have been reported by gamblers to governing boards around the world.
It’s worth noting many cases won’t be legitimate and Bet365 do have to conduct a high level of due-diligence before making big payouts, which may explain many delays.