BETKING BOOKMAKER REVIEW
WHAT MAKES BETKING A GOOD BETTING SITE
100% welcome bonus up to ₦100,000
Original Nigerian betting site
Easy and quick registration
Lots of payment options
OUR RATING - 9.2/10
WELCOME BONUS - 100K NGN
OVERVIEW, REGISTRATION AND WELCOME OFFER
BetKing is an original Nigerian betting site with quite an intriguing name, lots of sports fans use them as their go-to sports betting platform, so we decided to take a closer look at BetKing to see why so many players like them so much and whether they can actually live up to their name. As a new player the first thing, which will likely draw your attention is BetKing’s welcome offer, which is a 100% deposit bonus up to ₦100,000 - the minimum deposit you have to make in order to qualify for the bonus is only ₦100, so you can actually get some bonus funds added to your account even if you decide to start small. Generally, BetKing’s welcome offer is in line what Nigerian betting sites offer generally, which is of course a good thing. Registering at BetKing is easy and quick, all you have to do is just fill out a generic form with your personal details, this will be enough to sign in and start betting additional contact and banking details can be added at a later point – registering an account takes around 3 minutes. As BetKing is a Nigerian bookmaker – you will find all most popular payment methods available, depositing in general is easy and withdrawals are always done free of charge.
Lastly, we would like to mention BetKing support – two main help channels are email and live chat, we have been in touch with their support representatives several times and they have always made and exceptionally good impression on us, so we strongly encourage anyone to ask for assistance whenever you have any questions.
BETTING MARKETS AND ODDS
BetKing offer betting on around 20 sports at the moment, however they are expecting to add more in the nearest future. Apart from adding more sports BetKing focus heavily on improving their existing sports and markets portfolio – on an average a pre-match game will have around 600 different betting markets available, while live games would have an average of between 70 and 160 markets available for betting depending on the sport and the league. High margins is also something, which we were not expecting – BetKing’s margins are on an average around 7% while top European and US bookmakers usually are only around 5%.
While BetKing don’t currently offer a live streaming service available – they have a colorful animated score center available for most live games, here you can follow the game in real-time and see a full timeline of everything, that happened throughout the game, this is generally a healthy alternative to live streaming.
PROMOTIONS AT BETKING
BetKing welcome all new players with a 100% deposit bonus up to ₦100,000 – this offer doesn’t stand out in terms of the amount however the wagering requirement is rather small, when compared to other Nigerian betting sites.
Minimal deposit: ₦100
Bonus valid for 45 days
Required odds: 1.5 or higher
OTHER PROMOTIONS AT BETKING
At the moment of writing this review BetKing had one additional offer for their existing players, however we are certain, that there will be a lot more added going forward.
You can get more value for your money if you place accumulator bets – the minimum number of selections in order to qualify for the bonus is 5, so placing a five selection accumulator bet you get 5%. The bonus % increases with every added selection and the maximum possible bonus is 225%.
ACCEPTED PAYMENT METHODS
Interswitch, Quickteller Web, PayDirect Bank, EGT Online, GTPay, GTB, Skye Bank, Zenith, eMailMoni, UBA USSD, GTB, FCMB, First Bank, Fidelity, Union, Stanbic, Keystone, Heritage Bank, EcoBank, Citi Bank, Access Bank, Wema Bank, Unity Bank, Sterling Bank
SPORTS COVERED BY BETKING
Football, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Ice Hockey, Handball, Floorball, Golf, Rugby, Bandy, Snooker, Table Tennis, Darts, Volleyball, Field Hockey, Futsal, Squash, Alpine Skiing, Bobsleigh, Esports
BETKING BETTING SITE DESIGN OVERVIEW
A functional and user-friendly interface design is usually a good sign when it comes to betting sites, as this will enable you to find exactly what you need in just several steps, markets and selections should be clearly visible and understandable while the betslip part should show all details relevant to your bet and additional options and/or features if applicable. Below are some examples of how BetKing’s online sports betting section looks like.
It may at first seem like BetKing’s sports betting section has just too much information, however it should take you no more than 10-15 minutes to get familiar with everything and once you are used to their interface it will immediately be clear just how useful everything here is. Having a game opened you can filter available markets based on their types and outcomes, the main view has a clear indication of price changes and the panel on the left will allow you to open other games, which you might be interested in without the need of going back and searching for them.
FAQ | FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW TO REGISTER AT BETKING?
Registration at BetKing should take you no more than three minutes – start off with clicking the registration button, which will take you to BetKing website, where you will need to fill out your personal information and set a password for yourself. Once you complete the first step all you have to do is confirm your email address and you are all set!
HOW TO CLAIM BETKING WELCOME BONUS?
To claim the welcome bonus you will need to make your first deposit and you will then be given an option to activate the offer in the “Bonus” page of your account management section.
WHAT IS THE MINIMUM DEPOSIT TO CLAIM THE WELCOME BONUS?
The minimum deposit you have to make in order to claim the welcome bonus is ₦100.
WHAT IS THE MINIMUM DEPOSIT AT BETKING?
The minimum deposit you can make is ₦100 for most payment options, with the exception of Interswitch, Skye Bank and UAB USSD, where the minimum deposit is ₦50.
HOW TO WITHDRAW AT BETKING?
Log into your account and open the “My Account” page, here you will have a “Withdraw” section, which you will need to open. Now you will need to select your payment provider out of the list of available ones, enter your bank account number and the amount you want to withdraw and press “Accept” – all done! Now your money will be on its way to you.
HOW LONG DOES A WITHDRAWAL TAKE?
Withdrawals can take up to 24 hours to reach your back account after being confirmed from BetKing’s side – this time would depend on your payment provider.