888Sport App Review
BODOG FEATUERES :
Comprehensive sport selection and racebook
Good navigation and eye-catching design
Comprehensive live betting selection
888Sports App Overview
888Sport sportsbook has become a firm favourite of sports fans throughout Canada with its eye-catching orange colour scheme and generous offers helping make wagering an enjoyable experience for players all around the country. They were one of the first online sports betting sites to branch out and launch a dedicated app for mobile bettors who wish to follow numerous sporting events on the move.
The app is easily located in the majority of online stores and is free to download. It installs quickly and is compatible with all iOS devices. They also have a version which is available for android users. Players can also access the main 888Sport site through any web browser at 888Sport.com where they will be redirected to the specialist mobile page. Alternatively a QR code can be scanned on the site or a download link can be sent via SMS upon request.
The app and mobile site offer all the same great features as the desktop site and users who wager on the go aren’t penalised. It is regularly downloaded by players who can immediately sign-in to their accounts or register for a new one using the app.
888Sport App Features
Easy Navigation – The home page on the app is clean, clear and concise. It is simple to navigate through the various markets and competitions and it is an enjoyable experience to place wagers through the mobile site. The colour scheme makes the font stand out and all of the lines and odds are clearly listed making it easy to find your desired selection.
Live Betting – 888Sport encourage live betting and opening up the app immediately guides users to the on-going live events. There are plenty of live events and competitive looking lines available on a daily basis and whether you’re hoping to place a bet on the WTA/ATP Tour tennis or College Basketball, it is all available on the same page.
Horse Racing – There are copious horse racing markets available on the 888Sport mobile app and website. They have markets from all US and Canadian tracks such as Woodbine, Belmont, Del Mar and Fort Eerie alongside a number of major events from around the world including the Arc, Melbourne Cup and Royal Ascot. Some racetracks can also be viewed through the mobile site and these are particularly enjoyable streamed through the iPad.
Number of Sports/Competitions – A comprehensive amount of markets are available through the 888Sport website with NFL, CFL and College Football particularly prominent. NHL, MLB and NBA also feature heavily whilst soccer leagues such as the MLS and Premier League are also popular.
The app is aesthetically pleasing and extremely easy to use. It can potentially look a bit cluttered on the home page but once you’re navigating through the individual markets and competitions, it is easy to make a selection. Potentially, wagers can be placed in 3-4 clicks and this is a great way of placing bets in a hurry.
There are hundreds of live betting markets available at any one time. If you are following the Canucks vs the Oilers on the TV for example, you can still get involved with the game through the 888Sport app. Most markets will be available instantly although some will not reform until there is a break in play. Sometimes there is a pattern emerging in a game and an inevitable turnaround or comeback can be easily predicted. 888Sport allow users to log on and place a wager accordingly. Even if you log onto the app first thing in the morning, there will still be plenty of markets across various sports from Europe, Asia and Australia.
Horse Racing is often sidelined by many online sportsbooks but 888Sport have a prominent selection of tracks and contests in their dedicated racebook. If you fancy a flutter at Fort Eerie or want to get involved with the Breeders Cup in the US, it’s easy to get involved. There are also regular boosts for horse racing bettors and multiple bets such as trifectas and parlays can be placed.
There are a number of other sports available through 888Sport’s mobile site with prominence placed on Canadian sports such as NHL and CFL. The NFL markets remain extremely popular and they are priced up alongside props and futures for the NBA.
How to Bet on Sports with 888Sport
Once you’ve loaded up the app or accessed the mobile site, it is simple to get started. Log into your existing account and click the three horizontal bars which are located on the top left hand side. There is an A-Z sports option alongside a separate tab for horse racing bettors.
All of the sports are listed in alphabetical order making it easy to locate the correct market. They also have a number of popular leagues and competitions such as NHL, NFL and NBA which are easy to access with just a single click.
Simply select the game in question, find the relevant market, browse the lines and click on your preferred odds. This is added to your betting slip. Once you’ve decided on your stake, confirm this wager and follow the progress of your bet through the ‘my account’ section.
Bonuses and Promotions on 888Sport Mobile App
The 888Sport welcome bonus is available to new players who sign up through the mobile app or site. They are offering $30 free as well as a $10 casino bonus to get players started. This will be activated once the first deposit has been made.
Whilst this may not seem as generous as many of their rival sportsbooks, 888Sport make up for it with various promotions throughout the year. There is a special American acca bonus for all Canadian users who bet on sports prominent in North America. This applies to parlay bets featuring at least five selections and 888Sport offer money back to those bettors who have been let down by a single selection.
There are over 35 different sports listed on the 888Sport console and more look set to be added in the future. Whether you’re searching for Football, Soccer, Hockey, Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis, Golf or Snooker, there is something for everyone on here. The app also allows players to focus on lesser known sports such as Pool, Bandy, GAA, Netball and Aussie Rules.
There are several different bets available within these sports including props and futures. Mobile bettors can choose to wager on totals, number of goals scored by each side or which player will score.
Banking Methods with 888Sport
There are plenty of payment methods available for Canadian players. These are all available through the app and deposits or withdrawals can be made through the mobile site.
VISA, Maestro, Instadebit and Paysafecard are all available for app users alongside Neteller, Skrill and Bank Wire Transfer.
The majority of these methods are also available for withdrawals and these usually take between 4-6 days to process.
Here at BettingTop10 we are a big fan of 888Sport and their unique design. They have a huge array of sports available and this is the ideal mobile app for racing fans. The dedicated racebook is terrific and covers several tracks whilst it is easy to fluctuate between different markets on a iPad, Android or Tablet.