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Bookmaker Rating for Totesport is 3 Stars

Totesport Review

Bookmaker Name: Totesport
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Bookmaker Review of Totesport
2007/01/12 - Review by Ira Nanson

Tote bookmakers have established a long and successful history in the UK with more than 75 years of trading experience and 540 land based shops throughout the nation they have secured a good position in the physical and virtual marketplace and now boast being the fourth largest bookmaker in the United Kingdom. Those punters that like to visit the tracks will know that this bookie is also a major presence on the 59 racecourses throughout the country.

With the launch of their online book Totesport provide bettors with a good choice of easy avenues to place wagers ranging from telebetting, internet and text betting.

Since their inception in November 2003 the book has made fundamental moves to improve the interface and features of their website and include casino, instant games, football statistics, racing form / results and Totesport radio so visitors can tune in and listen to the latest sports, horseracing and greyhound news and live football coverage.

With a promise to expand the sports betting service and set early lines on both golf and rugby league bettors are encouraged to go to Channel 4 teletext p661 or log on to the website to check the odds offered at Totesport.

This bookmaker is a must for horse racing enthusiast who want a different way to bet. With totepool betting punters have more choices and a chance to win big bucks from small stakes. Some bets are unique to Totesport such as toteplacepot where you can win without even backing the winner. Also available is live running pool totals and dividend guides for all UK racing.

Totesport offers extensive fixed odds on domestic, European and international football events plus American football, basketball, boxing, cricket, darts, golf, greyhound racing, ice hockey, rugby league / union, snooker, tennis and specials.

Bet types include totepool betting, single, doubles, trebles, accumulators. trixie, patent, yankee, super yankee, canadan, heinz, super heinz, goliath, pool bets, scoop6 and many more.

Live in-play wagering is also available on all matches aired on Sky Sports, Prem Plus, BBC, ITV, Channel 5 and on some occasions Setanta Sports.

Deposit methods are limited to credit / debit cards only: switch, delta, mastercard and visa. The minimum deposit value is £10. Customers can control the amount they deposit daily / weekly by selecting either £50, £100, £1,000 or £10,000 in the player protection area in their account.

The sign up process is pretty straight forward, the website is easy to navigate and is free of any flashing graphics that can sometimes affect the fast efficiency of the website.

There is a comprehensive FAQ and help section provided but if you need further assistance Totesport provides customer service 24/7/365 via email and telephone. Agents are friendly and email response times are generally up to 2 hours.

Overall the book offers bettors a secure, reliable wagering environment plus a wide range of markets but you will probably find better prices if you shop around.

Online bookmaker review rate of Totesport : Bookmaker Review for Totesport Sportsbook is 3 Stars