What is virtual sports betting and where can you find them?

Virtual sports betting is a process whereby you bet on virtual events, that is 'not real', with a view to predicting the correct outcome of a variety of sports presented in a pre-recorded video event with a variety of possible outcomes. An algorithmic result will ensue for thes


Virtual Sports You Can Bet On

Virtual sports betting remains a huge growth area of online betting following the trends of the high street bookmaker when it was first introduced in 2005 

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Examples of Virtual Sports

Virtual Events Available for Sports Betting
Horse RacingGreyhoundsCycling
SpeedwayMotor RacingTrotting

The first 6 types in the list above are race events, with football, tennis, and basketball coming under sports events. 

Race events have between 6-30 participants and potential winners, whereas tennis football and basketball, only two. The differentiation is the types of bets that can be made with more options on the latter.

I will go into the different bet types for each event below, but for now, let's highlight the best online bookmakers for Virtual sports - By sport.

Which Bookmakers Offer Virtual Sports Betting?

List of Online Virtual Betting Sites

The following online bookmaker websites and apps all offer virtual horse racing. Some will have greyhounds, motor racing speedway, football tennis and basketball too.

UK Online bookies Offering Virtual Sports Betting
UnibetBetFredWilliam Hill
BetfairPaddyPowerMr Green

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