Ladbrokes Sports Review


Ladbrokes is one of the leading online bookmakers with millions of wagers accepted from customers around the globe every week. The bookmaker’s history dates back to the 1800s and has spread to over 2100 betting shops in the UK, Ireland and Belgium.

The online sportsbook is an extension of its vast betting empire and is soon closing in on the top UK online sportsbooks. A wide range of betting types on international sporting events, excellent customer service and fast payouts, makes Ladbrokes a desirable bookmaker worth making a deposit at to enjoy a good experience. Low betting limits makes it the ideal place for the recreational bettor while professionals too will find a choice of exotic betting types.  Ladbrokes is licensed and regulated in the UK and is among the most trusted online sportsbooks in the industry today. The online sportsbook is part of Ladbrokes PLC and is licensed in Gibraltar.


  • Oldest high street bookmaker with solid reputation in UK market
  • Suitable for recreational and serious punters
  • Unique range of promotions
  • Array of betting types on international sports and events
  • Multiple language support
  • Exotic betting types
  • Free bets for new members

Ladbrokes Sports

Software and Graphics

Ladbrokes uses Orbis Technology software that is designed to suit a wide number of needs. The software operates seamlessly even on its mobile platform. The site is available in as many as 13 languages and services over half a million punters from around the globe. The software supports a variety of betting features while members have a choice of sports including the three favorites, namely football, and horse and greyhound racing. The software is user friendly with quick links and betting slips easily accessible while it works flawlessly on the mobile platform as well. Windows and Mac users can enjoy the best of betting opportunities on the site without any hassles. The site is easy for even a beginner to navigate with betting slips created in an instant and potential payouts from bets also displayed.

Betting products

Ladbrokes Sportsbook leaves punters no reason to complain with one of the largest selection of betting products on sports markets around the globe on offer. From American football to athletics, Aussie Rules, baseball, basketball, cricket, darts, cycling, MMA, Rugby League and Speedway, you will find every sport, many political events and TV & specials as part of the portfolio. Football and horse racing are a major focus at Ladbrokes with a range of markets and very decent odds available on all the biggest football matches. Punters have an excellent choice of horse racing events and can always be confident of some of the best odds in the business. In addition to a plethora of betting types, members also have a fantastic range of live in-play betting with live sporting events broadcast via Ladbrokes TV. Ladbrokes covers all the top greyhound racing tracks in Newcastle, Sunderland, and Crayford, to name a few. They also offer betting on every major horse racing track in the UK, which punters can even watch each race from start to finish.

Ladbrokes is one place to find decent prices on odds while the handicap margins are generally around 1.91 – 1.91. Some of the different styles and bet types include single, double, multiple, partial win, outright win, trifecta, and progressive. You will find a selection of exotic bets also at Ladbrokes.

Mobile Support

Ladbrokes sportsbook offers punters the chance to gamble on the move and not miss out on all the sporting action from around the globe. The mobile platform works with much of the same functionality as the regular, full blown Ladbrokes website and is compatible on a range of smartphones and tablets. The sportsbook is available in the App Store while the site can be accessed directly from your device's browser.

Ladbrokes Sports Mobile App

Bonuses and Promotions

Currently, Ladbrokes offers new players up to £10 in free bet on a single bet of £5, if their first stake is unsuccessful. The online sportsbook will also match your first single bet up to £50 if you choose the option along with the deposit code, and boost your bankroll instantly. In addition, there are always special offers and fantastic promos on at Ladbrokes. There are daily bet bundles and loads of other offers which often change on a daily basis. Some of the promos that stand out include refunds on losing bets for Correct Score all Goal Scorer on televised matches. There are several promos featured regularly on specific-UK sports like horse racing, golf, snooker, and more.

Banking and Security

Banking at Ladbrokes is a breeze with just about every payment method accepted by the online sportsbook. They support all the major credit and debit cards including Visa, MasterCard, Visa Delta, Visa Electron, Maestro, Laser and Switch. Bettors can make quick deposits via eWallets like Skrill, Neteller, and PayPal. The site also accepts deposits via Western Union and bank transfer. Most deposits are credited instantly. You also have the choice of depositing funds at a local Ladbrokes shop and using the cash to place bets online. Cashing out is easiest with PayPal, ClickandBuy, Skrill and Neteller, while there is always the option to place withdrawal requests via credit cards, bank transfer and Western Union, which can take up to five days from request to receipt. To ensure the safety of its customers, the site is equipped with the latest encryption technology.

Customer Service and Support

Ladbrokes accepts bets via its phone betting service while its customer support staff is always available 24/7 via live chat, email, and phone. You will also find a host of answers to common sportsbook related queries in the FAQ section on the site.