Our review team has rated ClassicBet Sportsbook on the categories below and ClassicBet scores an awesome 80% ratings overall.
- Payout Times
- Deposit Options
- Promotions & Competitions
- Betting Markets
- Betting Range
- Betting Options
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Deposit Options At ClassicBet
- Bank Transfer
* Due to new UKGC legislation: As of 14 April 2020 UK residents can no longer use credit cards to fund UK casino accounts.
Deposit Currency Options At ClassicBet
- British Pound (GBP)
- Canadian Dollar (CAD)
- Euro (EUR)
- New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
- US Dollar (USD)
- Australian Dollar (AUD)
- Indian Rupee (INR)
Classicbet is now Part of PlayUp
Classicbet is an Australian owned Northern Territory licensed bookmaker founded in 2014. It was originally licensed in New South Wales until recently sold to Victoria-based PlayUp Interactive Pty Ltd.
Playup promotes itself as Australia’s first premium betting agency and is ensuring it is true to this marketing, by offering special sports betting bonuses, promotions and each member has their own accounts manager.
The Accounts Managers call new members within the first 24 hours of joining Classicbet. They also dedicate themselves to finding out what your betting interest and habits are.
They also accept bets from all countries where online betting is legal and offer a mobile version of the website and an iPhone App, recently Android has been added to their list of devices.
ClassicBet support their customers via email phone and fax, they also have a superior and extremely detailed interface. Moreover, it is fast and user friendly with a simple layout which is what a player wants.
Their betting slips are as detailed as ones received at a brick and mortar TAB, it includes all the features one would expect on a modern sporting interface and when you enter your stake amounts the total bet cost is annotated at the bottom of the slip.
They use SSL technology and password protected systems to ensure their player’s information is protected from misuse, loss and unauthorised access modifications.
Another attraction for players is the fact that the odds are independently set from other bookmakers, hence allowing better odds shopping, furthermore, they display their main odds in a clear and concise manner for each round of fixtures.
ClassicBet also cater for Flexi betting and this is available on Quinella, Trifecta, First four and Quadrille wagers.
Overall ClassicBet has a nice range of markets per fixture, have a simple yet detailed user-friendly interface, are client-service orientated and offer a more than gracious Welcome offer, why wait, let the games begin being it sport or Racing it’s yours for the taking.
An Array of Betting products at ClassicBet:
Best of the Best Premium (BOB):
BOB is available on most Metro Gallops in Victoria, NSW, Queensland and S.A. Players can place their bets 30 minutes before the advertised starting time on ClassicBet’s website. All dividends are paid at the “Best of 3 Australian TAB prices”, alternatively at the “Official On-Course Best Fluctuation”
Best Tote Plus SP:
Best Tote Plus SP is available at every Gallop meeting in Australia and like BOB it to pays the best of either Best of 3 Australian TAB Prices or the Official On-Course Best Fluctuation (SP). The win portion is where SP will apply. Bets placed at For Place Bets and Each-Way Bets the place portion is paid at middle rate.
Best of 2 Totes:
The place portion on this product is paid at the middle portion and is the better of the dividend declared by NSW TAB or the Victorian Super Tab.
This is only available on Greyhound and Harness meetings and is the middle dividend of the Australian TAB prices.
Win Tote + 5%:
The benefit of this product is that it is available on all overseas meetings and the only exclusions are Europe and America. ClassicBet offers the players an extra 5% on dividend which is higher than players receive from the Victorian Tab (STAB)
Available on metro gallop meetings and is paid out at the Best Price declared by the Official ON Course Bookmakers. It is only available until the horse shortens on selected race meetings. The place portion pays at the middle range.
Fixed odds are available on all meetings via the ClassicBets website. Once a bet has been placed and confirmed it is not subject to fluctuation.
These dividends are paid as declared by the Victorian TAB (STAB) they are also available at all meetings, Racing Exotics comprise of Quinella, Exacta, Trifecta, First Four and Quadrella.
This product is the combination of several smaller bets which multiply the individual odds creating the dividend in totality also known as the All-Up-Bet. MultiBets are accepted by ClassicBets from 2-20 legs and allow a combination of Sports and Racing.