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Virgin Bet – US Sports Free Bet Offer

It’s a big festive period of NFL, NBA and NHL action, and you don’t want to miss this Virgin Bet free bet offer! Place a £5.00+ bet on any US Sports market and get a £5.00 free bet. Translated into matched betting terms, this gives you a profit of £3.50, and here’s how…

Key terms

  • Applies to single bets on any US Sports market.
  • Applies to bets placed on events taking place on Saturday 24th December 2022, and Sunday 25th December 2022.
  • Minimum stake of £5.00 in one bet (2 x £2.50 bets will not count).
  • Minimum odds of 2.00 (evens).
  • Your £5.00 free bet will be offered via a pop-up notification within 1 hour of placing your qualifying bet.
  • You must accept the free bet before 23:59 on Monday 26th December 2022.
  • The free bet will be valid on any sport for 7 days.
  • The free bet stake will not be returned with any winnings.

Qualifying bet

Please see my ‘Qualifying Bets Guide‘ if you’d like more information about them and how they work.

It’s entirely up to you what you place your qualifying bet on.

Either exchange works for this offer

Betfair and Smarkets are both great options for this offer. If you’ve not used one of them, now is a great time to give them a try.

  • 2% commission for all new signups
  • 0% commission for 60 days

You can calculate your lay stake using my Matched Betting Calculator.

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Aim to lose no more than £0.50 on your qualifying bet

Free bet

Your £5.00 free bet will be offered via a pop-up notification within 1 hour of placing your qualifying bet. You must accept the free bet before 23:59 on Monday 26th December 2022.

The free bet will be valid on any sport for 7 days, and the free bet stake will not be returned with any winnings.

Using straightforward matched betting, you should convert your free bet into 80% cash, so £4.00. Considering your expected qualifying loss of £0.50 gives you a profit of £3.50 on this Virgin Bet 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.