BetOnline Sportsbook Review

Established in 2001, BetOnline is one of the popular US facing online sportsbooks to have a carved a niche for itself in the market with a wide range of betting products.

The sportsbook operates out of Panama City, Panama and offers some of the best odds and a wide range of betting options for sporting events such as the NBA, NFL, NHL, NCAAB, and horse racing events such as the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, and Breeders Cup, to name a few. The site features its own Stats Center with wagering trends for those who follow sports in depth as well as the novice punter. Their racebook is also one of the most popular for American horse racing. Customers can look forward to a constant stream of promotions, which when combined with an excellent selection of betting products, professional customer service and quick payouts, makes BetOnline worth signing up with.


  • Covers every major international sporting event
  • Trusted brand
  • Convenient options for casual as well as advanced betting
  • Wide selection of betting options 
  • Excellent payout record
  • Accepts US players
  • Reliable customer support service
  • US horse racing well supported
  • Live betting options

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Software and Graphics

BetOnline’s Sportsbook is powered by Action Sportsbook International (ASI) software, which is known to its reliability. The site has a state of the art server with plenty of backup to ensure uninterrupted play. The lobby is well designed with different types of bets only a couple of clicks away. Punters who aren’t too familiar with computers will also find it easy to navigate the site, place bets, and collect their winnings. For the convenience of both PC and Mac users, the software can be downloaded while there is always the choice to play in a browser. The download version is easy to install and can be set up in minutes. The pages load quickly, which is very important where the tables in live sporting events can turn in a matter of seconds. You can move around each section smoothly and enjoy a flawless betting experience.

Betting products

Like most major sportsbooks, BetOnline accepts wagers on as many as 18 categories of sporting events. This includes the four major US and European leagues. There is plenty of action and opportunities to bet on other sports such as auto racing, UFC, tennis, boxing, golf, hockey, in addition to every major baseball and basket ball league. This includes the NHL, NBA, WNCAA, MLB, and more. While their offering may not be as big as some of the other top bookmakers, there is definitely enough markets to satisfy every type of sports bettors. You will also find an array of international sports that are always fun to bet even if you aren’t well initiated with the sport. Some of the popular betting types include straight bets, parlay & robin, and If Bet & reverse, and teaser & pleaser. With bets accepted from as low as $1, there is plenty of opportunity for bettors of every budget to fancy their chances of taking home a sizeable fortune. Customers can always take advantage of futures and prop bets for major sporting events throughout the year.

Mobile Support

If you own a smartphone or tablet, BetOnline offers the chance to bet on your favorite sports on the move. The sportsbook's mobile platform supports Apple, Android and Blackberry devices. Customers can visit from their handheld device and will be automatically redirected to the mobile platform. Alternatively, you can scan the QR code from the website.

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Bonuses and Promotions

BetOnline does well to keep up with in rivals when it comes to bonuses and promotions. Currently, new players to the sportsbook can avail of a 25% welcome bonus worth up to $1,000 in sports free plays. This is followed up with another 25% bonus every deposit of $50 made. There is also a $25 free play bonus for live betting while mobile users can also available of the $50 free play bonus. Punters who wager on horse races can looking forward to up to 7% in track rebates while BetOnline also offers a risk free $25 horse racing bet to new players who make their first wager and aren't successful.

Banking and Security

BetOnline offers a range of payment methods for the convenience of both US and international players that are eligible to place wagers at its sportsbook. Members can fund their accounts via Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. MoneyGram and Western Union are among the alternatives while Book to Book transfers and bank wire are also supported. Players outside the US also have a choice of eWallets such as Skrill, and Neteller, in addition to Visa Electron, Maestro, and uKash, to name a few.

Customer Service and Support

Should members, both existing and new, need assistance, BetOnline’s customer support staff are available around the clock. They can be contacted via phone and email while the site’s FAQ section is one of the quickest ways to get answers to common sportsbook related queries.

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