- Availability of a national licence;
- A high-quality and user-friendly website;
- Convenient and modern Android and iOS apps;
- A wide betting selection and deep coverage;
- High odds on popular sports events.
- No welcome bonus;
- Almost no promotions.
Sportybet Kenya is a sports betting operator that operates legally in Kenya and several other African countries. Sportybet is the official partner of Real Madrid and Manchester City. The bookmaker is part of the Sporty Group media holding, which also includes the sports website Sporty.com. The betting site and Sporty.com have a joint account, meaning registration on the sports news site automatically provides access to place bets in Sportybet.
Reliability & License
Sportybet operates in Kenya under license №0000269, issued by the Betting Control and Licensing Board of Kenya in the name of SportyBet Limited, based in the capital of Kenya – Nairobi. The office is located in the Spring Valley Business Park. The bookmaker accepts bets only from people who have reached the age of 18, adheres to the rules of responsible gaming described on the official website. Also, any Sportybet Kenya client can use the self-exclusion feature from the game – for a certain period or forever. To do this, you need to contact the bookmaker’s support service with a corresponding request.
Registration in Sportybet
To create a new account in the Sportybet, you need to do the following:
- Click the Register button on the top panel of the website or application.
- Indicate your mobile phone number.
- Create a password containing at least 8 characters, one uppercase, one lowercase letter, and one digit.
- Click the Create New Account button.
- Order a confirmation code to the specified phone number by clicking the Send OTP button.
- Complete the registration by activating the six-digit code received in the SMS.
There is also another way to create an account in Sportybet – you need to send the word “register” to the number 29123. In response, the user will receive an SMS welcome message with the account password and a secret four-digit PIN code. Users who have an account on the news site Sporty.com do not need to go through the Sportybet Sign Up procedure – accounts on this portal will also be suitable for logging into the personal account in Sportybet.
Immediately after creating an account in Sportybet, the new player needs to fill in all the profile fields with personal and passport data. This is necessary for the primary identification of the user – their age and absence of data in the database of already existing players. Re-registration on the bookmaker’s website is prohibited. Each user can have only one account. Violation of this rule results in all player accounts being blocked. To verify a client’s personal data, the bookmaker may request verification. Verification usually requires a copy of an identity document (ID, passport, driver’s license), proof of address (for example, a receipt for some services paid at a bank), and a series of selfies of the account owner – with a passport or the current date.
Sportybet com login
In Sportybet, login is done by the phone number indicated during registration and password. They need to be entered into the special fields at the top of the website or application.
If the user has forgotten the password – it can be recovered by clicking the “Forgot Password?” button. In the window that opens, you need to specify the phone number tied to the Sportybet account – an access code to the password creation menu will be sent to it.
Sportybet betting company offers its users the opportunity to download and install mobile applications for Android and iOS. This can be done free of charge from the bookmaker’s website. The applications are functionally identical, but there are installation peculiarities for each of the programs.
Sportybet App download for Android can only be done from the bookmaker’s website. Searching for the program in the Play Market is not worth it – Google corporation does not place gambling-related programs in its official store.
But there is no problem for users – you can download the program from the mobile site of Sportybet for free, and the download and installation procedure will take a little more than a minute. To do this, you should follow these steps:
- Open the mobile version of Sportybet.
- Enter the functional menu of the site (AZ Menu on the bottom panel).
- Click the App button.
- Click on the green Download Android for free button on the page that opens.
- Save the sportybet.apk file of the current version.
- If necessary, allow the installation of programs from unknown sources on your smartphone.
- Launch the application installation file after downloading it.
- Install the Sportybet Android application.
The Sportybet Android app has the following characteristics:
- Size – 20 MB;
- Cost – free;
- Current version – Sportybet_1.21.5;
- Languages – English, Swahili, Portuguese;
- Operating system – Android 5.0 and above.
The Sportybet app for iOS can also be downloaded from the mobile version of the bookmaker: in the App section in the AZ Menu, there is a direct link to the program’s page in the App Store. It’s better to use it, rather than searching for the program directly in the Apple store, to download the current version of the application.
Technical characteristics of the Sportybet iOS application:
- Size – 89 MB;
- Cost – free;
- Publisher – Marawin Ltd;
- Languages – English, Swahili, Portuguese;
- Operating system – iOS 13.0;
- User rating in the App Store – 3.9.
Payment methods for deposit & withdrawal
You can top up your account at the Sportybet Kenya bookmaker using M-Pesa mobile operator services. This can be done both on the bookmaker’s website and in the mobile operator’s menu.
The first method – online deposit:
- Log in to your personal account at the bookmaker’s office.
- Click the My Account button.
- Select the “Deposit” tab in the drop-down menu.
- Enter the desired deposit amount.
- Click “Top up now” and confirm the operation with the code that will come in an SMS.
- Click “Completed”.
The second option – Paybill service:
- Go to the M-Pesa menu on your phone.
- Select the tab with payment services.
- Choose Paybill.
- Enter the Sportybet identifier – 202202.
- Enter the Sportybet account number.
- Enter the top-up amount.
- Complete the operation with the M-Pesa PIN.
If an error occurred during the top-up or the deposit was not made, use the M-Pesa “Fix Transaction Status” service to check. If the service shows the status “Failed” – contact M-Pesa support.
To withdraw funds from your account in Sportybet, follow these steps:
- Log in to the user’s personal account at the bookmaker’s office.
- Open the My Account section.
- Select the Withdraw tab in the drop-down menu.
- Enter the desired withdrawal amount.
- Click Withdraw Now.
- Confirm the funds withdrawal operation.
The money will be withdrawn to the M-Pesa mobile account as soon as the bookmaker confirms the transaction. Withdrawal of funds is available only to users with a completed profile.
How to start bet
To start betting on Sportybet Online, a beginner needs to complete three simple steps:
- Register at the Sportybet bookmaker.
- Fill in the profile with personal data in the new account.
- Top up your account at the sportsbook
When there is money in the account, the player can place bets. To place a bet on the Sportybet bookmaker’s line:
- Open the Sportybet betting line or Live.
- Choose the sport you plan to bet on.
- Select the match you are interested in.
- Add the outcome you want to bet on to the Betslip by clicking on its odds.
- Repeat the actions of selecting a match and adding an outcome for all events you want to bet on (if it’s a Multiple or System).
- Choose the type of bet in the Betslip (Single, Multiple, System).
- Check the correctness of the added outcomes and the odds of the bet.
- Enter the bet amount and click the Place Bet button.
After placing the bet, you can find it in the history of your personal account. There, the user can arrange an early payout (cashout), view the current bet status, and the results of the matches involved in the placed bet.
At the Sportybet bookmaker, you can bet on the following sports:
- Table tennis;
- American football;
- Beach volleyball;
- Boxing and MMA;
Also, in the Sportybet line, there is virtual sports (football and basketball) and esports – Dota 2, LoL, CS:GO.
The choice of betting options at the bookmaker’s office is good – there are fractional and integer totals across the entire range of acceptable values, handicaps and Asian handicaps, bets on game segments and statistics. In football, you can bet on corners, yellow cards, red cards, and individual player achievements; in tennis – on aces; in basketball – on the number of free throws, two-point and three-point shots, etc.
The odds are high – on top markets (European cups, Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, NHL, NBA, NFL) up to 1.92/1.92 values on equally probable outcomes, with a margin of up to 5%.
Sportybet Bonuses & Promotions
Currently, the Sportybet bonus for the first deposit is not active, but the bookmaker may bring it back in the future. There are no other current bonuses and promotions. However, from time to time, they appear in Sportybet. You can track this in the Promotions section of the main menu, as well as by subscribing to the bookmaker’s news in your personal account.
Sportybet Kenya’s customer support service operates in English through the following communication channels:
- Live chat in the lower right corner of the website and application;
- Email: [email protected];
- Hotline phone: 0207640825;
- Twitter: @sportybetke;
- Facebook: /sportybetke.
How to register for SportyBet via SMS?
To register for Sportybet via SMS, send the message “register” (or “signup”, “accept”) to the number 29123. In response, you will receive an automatically generated password (which can be changed later) and your personal PIN.
What is the minimum deposit for SportyBet?
The minimum deposit at the Sportybet bookmaker is 50 KES.
What is the minimum withdrawal?
The minimum withdrawal amount in Sportybet is 100 KES.
Is there a welcome bonus on Sportybet?
Currently, there is no welcome bonus for newcomers at the Sportybet bookmaker.