Boylesports www.boylesports.com/betting/

Boylesports Sign Up Bonus Terms

Bonus Code: N/A
Bonus type: New customer sign-up first bet
Bonus amount: Bet £10 / €10 and get £30 / €30 as a free bet.
Minimum Deposit: £10 / €10 first bet
Minimum Odds: 2.00 (evens)
Wagering Requirement: Within one hour of settlement of the qualifying bet (£10 / €10 minimum), £30 / €30 will be deposited in customer’s account to be used as a once off £30 / €30 bet. Stakes are not returned as part of any winning free bet, and this offer must be used within 7 days.
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Who are they?

After Paddy Power merged with Betfair in 2016, Boylesports became once more the largest independent bookmaker in Ireland, and has been on the scene since the opening of its first retail premises in 1989 (there are now over 200 branches). These days the bookmaker operates a popular internet and phone betting service to rival its retail outlets.

New Customers Only. 18+. T&Cs Apply. Wagering Requirements Apply.

Why should I bet with this bookmaker?

With promos galore, daily specials and an established track-record, this is another recommended player on the competitive sportsbook circuit. There is a decent variety of sports to select from (29 on count), and a competitive range of markets and odds, especially within the field of horse racing (the book is the high-profile sponsor of the Irish Grand National).  Apps for tablet and mobile and a fully complement of support services are other pluses, and the in-play service is definitely one of the better available.

Why shouldn’t I bet with this bookmaker?

No Asian Handicap unfortunately, which is  major draw for a lot of punters, and welcome bonuses are not paid out to users depositing with E-wallets. There is also very little in the way of live streaming (outside of the horses). The site isn’t perhaps the most glamourous on the market either, but is pretty functional when you get the hang of it.

Current Sign-up bonus

Boylesports are currently running a new customer sign-up bonus of a £30 / €30 free bet when placing a first bet of £10 / €10 (or more) at minimum odds of 2.00 (evens).

How to activate the sign-up bonus

  1. Open a customer account
  2. Place an initial bet of £10 / €10 (or more) at minimum odds of 2.00 (evens)
  3. Within one hour of settlement of the qualifying bet, £30 / €30 will be deposited in customer’s account to be used as a once off £30 / €30 bet. Stakes are not returned as part of any winning free bet, and this offer must be used within 7 days.

Other noteworthy specials

One of the great things about this bookie is that it always has great promotions. Here is just a flavour of those currently running;

Double winnings on accumulators featuring five or more results if both teams score in all matches

Double winnings on a host of matches if a certain event occurs (for example one team hit the crossbar in a match)

In-play offers on GAA (Irish sports)

4+ match accumulator insurance on certain events.

Best Price Guarantee on UK/Irish horse racing / greyhound racing as well as ‘Fair Play money back’ if your horse fails to start the race.

Visiting the promotions tab on the website will bring you an up-to-date list of current offers.

Sports and markets available

There are all of the main sports on offer, although the list of niche sports might not be quite as extensive as some of the bigger books, and there are also entertainment, financials and politics markets too. One downer is the lack of Asian Handicap available on the football, but with all other well-known markets you are covered.

Special features

There may be little live streaming on the site, but the live betting diary gives you a full breakdown of what games / events can be seen and where, the bet calculator is handy, and the ‘Fon-A-Bet’ option is a nice alternative for anyone who wants to place wagers down the phone. There is a cash out function on in-play betting, and the promos and daily specials are particularly enticing. There’s plenty here to keep you occupied.

Support Functions

The help centre is a good place to visit for advice on book rules, promos and other pertinent issues http://boylesports.zendesk.com/hc/en-us, and there are the usual phone, email, online request form and live chat functions which are easy to come by.

Payment Options

There is the full array of E-wallets, bank cards, cheques, Paypal, Paysafe and more.

Verdict

4/5Boylesports is a non-nonsense bookie with a load of specials and support functions to keep the majority of bettors happy. It might not be the flashiest platform on the market, but you can do most of the things you want to do, and do it safe in the knowledge you are betting with a reputable company with a solid reputation.