We all want to be treated like kings and queens, especially where the market is a saturated one. Having a service provider that understands you and what you are worth is another thing- and that is exactly what Betking is all about. As a newbie in the Ghanaian betting industry, Betking has given the traditional bookmarkers a run for their money- and all for a good reason. In this review, we will tell you more about Betking, the variety of fields and areas that Betking offers, the different odds and promotions, how to register, deposit and withdraw your winnings and answer the FAQ that you may have.
Betking found a home in Ghana in 2021, after The Gaming Commission of Ghana awarded it an operating license under the Gaming Act, 2006 (Act 721). Currently, Arcadia Games Ltd are the known owners of Betking Ghana.
From its inception, Betking saw a gap among Ghanaian punters- the payout process was a long one, the odds were relatively low and customer support was not sufficient. They also realized that the betting process was quite complicated, given the complexity of the websites. Based on extensive market research, Betking saw an opportunity, and decided to change the narrative. According to Betking, the customer deserves more value. Betking set out to give its Punters royal treatment, and they rightly put it “grow a Kingdom- one King at a time”
Joining Betking has been made to be easy. The website is basic and straight to the desired page without much hustle. Simply follow the following steps
It is worth mentioning that your Betking account is a hub that allows you access all the available Betking facilities to make withdrawals or deposits, place bets, check balances and other services. To manage your account, go to "My Account" where you can check and view the current balance, your betting history, the open bets and a comprehensive list of all the account actions over time.
Betking introduced Jumbo bonus where you could win up to 225% of the total winnings that you have staked. Stake between 5-40 selections and stand a chance of having your winnings by up to 225%! The Bonus Calculation can be seen below:
Total Odds staked are multiplied by the Stake Net that gives you a Potential Winning figure. The Bonus percentage is then multiplied by the Max Potential Win to give you a bonus value. To get the total potential win, just add the potential win to the bonus value.
You could choose to deposit immediately after registering an account. However, its easier if you learn how to deposit on the website, given that you will be doing it much more often.
There are 2 ways on how to place your bet;
This happens when you make selections minus logging into your account. However, when you are done with the selections, instead of clicking “proceed”, you “book”. You will get a booking code that you can use it once you log in to your account.
If you have a booking code, follow these simple steps to place a bet;
Betking understands that the people it serves are of various preferences. From soccer to cricket, rugby to basketball, golf and boxing are among the various categories that you could place your stakes at. Additionally, rare sports like snooker, Aussie Rules and futsal are all available. Betking has a live betting option, that in addition allows the bookies place bets on the go, and cash out as the matches proceed.
When we say that Betking is all about royalty, we are echoing just who they are. The bookmaker for instance has given its customers more than 200 options to gamble for soccer lovers. In essence, you could start by selecting a country or league of your choice, then look at a particular match that you want to play- and this comes with all the stats needed before you make the call. What is most interesting, is that despite the World Cup being scheduled for in December 2022, you could place your bet on the winner, with odds as high as 250!
In recent years, basketball and Formula 1 have gained new fans in Ghana, all who have shown a big interest in staking at the two. Betking understood this and saw the need to make it easy to understand and gamble. In Formula 1 for instance, one is allowed to choose from race winner, top finishes, winning nationality, car to set the fastest lap or winning margin among other options. It is worth mentioning that basketball fans who follow the American league could bet on the NBA playoffs, the NBA and WNBA.
Since its inception in 2021, Betking believes in the slogan- go big or go home. The margins and odds that Betking offers its bookies are among the highest in the region. For instance, in soccer, Betking ranks among the top 3 in Ghana and the greater West Africa. Additionally, and on most major leagues, bookmakers are given odds boost offers to increase their winnings.
You could second guess your bet for one reason or another and you may wish to cash out. Betking allows you to cash out at any time before the match or when they are ongoing. However, you can only cash out on single or multiple bets.
For new users, you could get up to GHS 150 for NBA games played until the end of the season, even if you lost the bet. Simply bet an NBA game with odds higher than 1.3, make 5 selections and settle the bet for you to get 100% cash back even after you lose the bet.
It can be devastating to place a bet and loose by a single match or event. Now, Betking knows the pain and offers a 125% cashback to all lost bets. To qualify for the cashback, you need to have staked in at least 8 matches and lost only 1, the odds must be 1.2 or higher and the event needs to be a sportsbook even (excluding Ghana Premier League)
Its obvious Betking is a newbie in town, in an already saturated market that has dominant players- and the question many would ask is what’s the catch here. Here are 5 reasons as to why you would opt to go with Betking;
Another unique feature that makes Betking really interesting is the amount of information that they provide for its clients. Under the sports help tab, you can literally find information on all sports that you wish to bet on. The information availed is important when it comes to deciding where to place a bet. Additionally, the minimum stake you can place on sports is 0.01 GHC while there is no maximum stake in Betking, making it attractive to punters of all classes.
One of the areas that Betking invested and spent a lot of time developing was the virtual games. The virtual games are of 3 categories- Virtual Soccer Leagues, Virtual Number Games and Virtual Racing. It is worth noting that the soccer virtual league has been simplified and made easy to play and understand, with a step by step guide on how to play. The maximum win under virtual betting is capped at GHS 20,000.
Betking are yet to develop an exclusive iOS or Android app for its users. This has however been taken care of by the easy to use and self sufficient website. Additionally, they have a very exclusive mobile site that makes up for the app.
Once you have money in your Betking account, you can withdraw by following these steps:
It is important to note that when you withdraw via the bank transfer, there are no transaction charges that are incurred.
Gambling can be addictive and end up being a problem to some people, a concept that Betking understands and seeks to avoid. Betking have a comprehensive policy that helps bookies protect themselves from habitual gambling. There are 10 easy tips listed on its website that ensure that gambling remains a fun activity and remains safe. There are also 7 self-evaluation questions that will help you identify if you have a gambling problem.