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Sky Bet Sign Up Offer

Description

Register an account with Sky Bet, bet £5+ on any sport and get £20 in free bets.

Key terms

  • Customers depositing via Neteller or Skrill will not qualify for this promotion.
  • Applies to your first single or each way bet only.
  • Minimum stake of £5.
  • Minimum odds of 2.00 (evens).
  • Qualifying bet must be placed within 30 days of registering.
  • £20 in free bets will be credited as 4 x £5 free bets.
  • Free bets will not be subject to expiry.
  • Free bet stakes will not be returned with any winnings.

Always check the terms of an offer yourself before placing any bets. Bookmakers can amend their terms anytime, so it’s always worth double-checking.

Account setup

  1. Sign up for a Smarkets account if you haven’t already. You’ll need this to match your bookmaker bet.

Matched Betting Blog users can extend their 0% commission beyond the initial 60 days. Sign up via the link below.

Matched Betting Blog receives a small commission when you sign up to Smarkets via the link above. It helps support the site and keeps it free for everyone to learn matched betting.

  1. Register an account with Sky Bet.
  1. Deposit £5 using a debit card.
  2. Switch to decimal odds.

Qualifying bet

  1. Check the back odds at Sky Bet and the lay odds at Smarkets to find a suitable selection. Your qualifying bet must be placed at minimum odds of 2.00 (evens).
  2. Use the ‘Qualifying Bet‘ setting on the Matched Betting Calculator to calculate your lay stake.
  3. Place your £5 qualifying back bet at Sky Bet (within 30 days of registering).
  4. Place your lay bet against the same selection at Smarkets.

Free bets

  1. You’ll receive 4 x £5 free bets.
  2. Check the back odds at Sky Bet and the lay odds at Smarkets to find a suitable selection.
  3. Use the ‘Free Bet‘ setting on the Matched Betting Calculator to calculate your lay stake.
  4. Place your first £5 free back bet at Sky Bet.
  5. Place your lay bet against the same selection at Smarkets.
  6. Repeat steps 10-13 for your remaining 3 x £5 free bets.

As a rough guide, limit your qualifying loss to around £0.50 and aim for £16 cash (80%) from your £20 in free bets. Based on those figures, you should make a £15.50 profit on this Sky Bet offer.

General advice and example for ‘Bet X, Get Y’ offers

Place your qualifying bets at low odds, ensuring you meet any minimum odds requirement. Use the ‘Qualifying Bet’ setting on the Matched Betting Calculator to calculate your lay stakes.

Once received, you can convert any free bets or bonuses into cash. Use the ‘Free Bet’ setting on the Matched Betting Calculator to calculate your lay stakes. It’s best to place free bets at high odds to maximise your profits.

See my ‘Bet X, Get Y‘ guide for a complete walkthrough of this offer type.

Learn matched betting the free, easy way.

The Matched Betting Academy

  • Logically structured to tackle strategies and offers as you’re ready for them.
  • Bag profits every step of the way. About £600 from welcome offers, and another £500 monthly.
  • Make £15 from your very first offer.
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Matt KirmanMatched Betting Blogger

Since 2014, I’ve blogged over £70,000 worth of profit, and made it my mission to make matched betting accessible to everyone.