Betfair Virtual Sports

About Virtual Sports

Over the past few years, the betting options which really grown popularity is virtual sports. Betfair, which is probably one of the most popular online bookmakers, and whose main aim is to provide the best to its players, introduced the virtual sports in its website, in order to maximize the satisfaction of its players. Virtual sports are basically based on the real events, but are quite shorter in length, and of course, everything is virtual. The results are generated by software, which makes everything random. Notice that odds and available markets are similar to the real events, but compared to them are very short. Each virtual game in Betfair lasts for about 1 minute and after that, you have about 2 minutes break, where you can prepare your next bet.

Virtual Club Football

The first virtual opportunity from Betfair is the virtual club football, which is of course based on its real equivalent. The virtual club football in Betfair is available for you 24/7, also for every game, apart from the HD video, you have live commentary, which can help you enjoy the virtual game even more.

Duration 

As we already mentioned virtual games in Betfair are short, each club football game lasts for about 1 minute, then you have a little break before the next game, when you can prepare your next bet. Immediately after the end of an exact game, you can see the results and winning markets,

Bettin options and markets 

Virtual Club Football markets are quite the same as the real ones, and also the odds are quite impressive. Let’s see some of the available markets,

  • Total Golas,
  • Over/ Under,
  • Double Chance,
  • Asian Handicaps,
  • Correct Score,
  • First Half/ Second Half,

Virtual World Cup

The next virtual opportunity from Betfair is also related to football. But, now we are focusing on the national teams. You can see all the national teams competing against each other to win the virtual world cup. The virtual world cup is quite the same to the real World Cup, but as you know is quite shorter.

Duration

The duration of each World Cup game is quite the same as the duration for the regular club football from Betfair. Each game starts in an interval of 3 minutes, and lasts for about 1 minute, after that you have a 2 minutes break for the preparation of your next bet,

Bettin options and markets

The odds and markets for the Virtual World Cup are completely the same as for the Club Football.

  • Total Golas,
  • Over/ Under,
  • Double Chance,
  • Asian Handicaps,
  • Correct Score,
  • First Half/ Second Half.

Virtual Greyhounds

The next virtual opportunity from Betfair is Virtual Greyhounds, this is also based on the real races. You can see 6 greyhounds racing for the first place. Again virtual greyhounds are available 24/7 for you.

Duration 

Each virtual greyhound race in Betfair lasts for about 45 seconds, and after that, you have a minute and 15 seconds for the preparation of your next bet, unlike for the virtual football, virtual greyhounds races starts in an interval of 2 minutes,

Betting Markets and Options 

The betting markets for virtual greyhound races are similar to the real markets, like:

  • Win or Each Way,
  • First 2 Winners,
  • First 3 Winner.

Virtual Greyhounds

Virtual Horse Races

Flat

The next virtual opportunity from Betfair is the virtual horse races -flat. Here you can see 16 horses racing for the first place. This virtual sport is also available for you 24/7. Immediately after the race end, you can see the winning horses, and after that you can prepare your next bet.

Duration

Each virtual flat horse race starts in an interval of 2 minutes, the race itself lasts for about 45 seconds, and after that you have more than one minute to prepare for the next race,

Betting Markets and Options

The betting markets and options for the virtual flat horse races are similar to the markets and options for the greyhound races:

  • Win or Each Way,
  • Forecast or Tricast.

Jumps

Virtual Horse Races are really the power of Betfair virtual sports, the next options are virtual horse races - jumps. As the name says, you can see horses competing with each other by jumping over obstacles.

Duration 

As for the other virtual horse races, jump races starts in an interval of 2 minutes, where you have a minute and 15 seconds for the preparation of the bet and the race itself lasts for about 45 seconds,

Betting Options and Markets 

Betting options and markets are the same as for the flat horse races:

  • Win or Each Way,
  • Forecast,
  • Tricast.

Sprint

The last virtual horse races from Betfair is Sprint, where you can see virtual horses racing with each other for the first place, unlike for the virtual jumps and flats, here the trace is not oval, but is straight.

Duration

As for the other horse races, sprints starts in an interval of 2 minutes, where the race lasts for 45 seconds, and again you have 1 minute and 15 seconds for the preparation of your next bet,

Betting options and markets

Betting options and markets for sprint horse races are the same as for the flat and jumps horse races:

  • Win or Each Way,
  • Forecast,
  • Tricast.

Virtual Horse Races

Mobile Virtual Sports

The team of Betfair clearly knows that its players use their smartphones even more than their computers. That is exactly why the team of the bookmaker developed an amazing mobile website version and mobile application, which gives you full access to the whole online betting world of Betfair. Each virtual sport option is accessible through both the mobile app and the mobile site version.

For no doubt, the better mobile platform, which you can choose is the mobile app, which is perfectly optimized and works as it should. In order to start using the app, you only need to download and install it, which can be done in less than a few minutes. The big advantage is that the mobile app is available for both Android and iOS devices, notice that your device should cover the minimum system requirements of the app, in order to run.

The other mobile options is the mobile website version, through which you also have access to all the virtual betting options. But, the mobile site version is dependant on your mobile browser, so you can face some problems with bugs, lags or crashes. Also, you need to have an updated browser and most important installed flash players, which run the video of the virtual sport. The last thing is that the mobile site version consumes more mobile data than the mobile application.

Live Betting on Virtual Sports

As you already know virtual games in Betfair lasts for about 1 minute, which makes live betting completely impossible. This fact may disappoint some players, but as the duration of each event is about a minute, you can literally win a lot of money for no time.

Payment Methods

The payment methods, which you can use in Betfair are a lot. For the deposits, you have a minimum limit of 5 to 15 pounds, but all the deposits are instant, except for the Bank Wire Transfer, which can take from 2 to 5 days to proceed. For withdraws, you have a minimum limit of up to 15 pounds, depending on the method you chose, also for a withdraw to proceed it can take up to 5 days.

  • Visa Card,
  • Master Card,
  • Maestro Card,
  • Bank Wire Transfer,
  • Skrill,
  • Neteller,
  • Paysafe Card.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I enjoy playing on Betfair virtual sports through my smartphone?

A: The team of Betfair introduced to option to enjoy virtual sports through both the mobile website version and mobile application.

Q: Why I cannot see the live video of virtual sports through the mobile website version?

A: In order for the live video to run on your mobile browser, you should have installed a flash player.

Q: Can I cancel a place bet on a virtual even in Betfair?

A: Unfortunately, the team of Betfair does not allow you to cancel an already placed virtual bet.

Conclusion

Betfair is one of the most popular online bookmakers. The bookmaker is operating in almost all over the world. In order to stay on the top, the team of Betfair introduced the virtual sports options on its website. Virtual Sports became very popular over the past few years, and every player is looking for that option. Virtual sports in Betfair are based on its real equivalents, but lasts for about 1 minute, so you can win a lot of money for no time, as the odds and markets are the same as for the real events. The results for virtual games in Betfair are randomly generated by algorithms, which ensures that no third party is controlling them. The team of Betfair even introduced the virtual sports betting options through both the mobile application and mobile website version.