Betfair Poker

Rating:  4.6/5

Betfair poker is owned by the The Sporting Exchange Ltd., the same company that operates the biggest sports betting exchange in the world. So, when it comes to reliability, Betfair's poker is definitely trustworthy room. Since they joined the iPoker Network there is a significant increase in traffic and an enhanced gaming environment thanks to their very solid software. After last upgrade Betfair client is now Mac compatible, there are a lot of new promotions, New Betfair Players' Club is launched, they guarantee $13 million in tournaments every month and much more.

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BetfairPoker poker company info

Company name PPB Entertainment Limited
Address Waterfront
Hammersmith Embankment
Chancellors Road
W6 9HP
Founded 1999
Online since 2001
License Gibraltar, UK

Betfair poker customer support contacts

E-mail pokerinfo|AT| (read |AT| as @)
Telephone UK: 0844 871 7000
International: +44 207 074 7272
Fax N/A
Post Betfair Entertainment Limited
Triq il-Kappillan Mifsud
Santa Venera
SVR 1851
Other N/A

BetfairPoker software and graphics

Software provider Ongame
Network OnGame poker network (What does it mean? As a Betfair poker player you will play against players from Betsson Poker, BetSafe poker, Coral Poker, EuroPoker, Hollywood Poker and other online poker sites on OnGame poker network)
About software Betfair's poker software was heavily criticized in the past but since joining the Ongame poker Network it has been improved and now offer all of the industry standard functions such as Multitabling with up to 15 resizable tables, notes, search and location of players, hand history, show folded and other features like streaming multimedia content directly through the software and Timebank option( extra 30 sec. thinking time during tournament play ). With last update Betfair Poker now offers "The New Betfair Players' Club" where you can exchange your PP's (Player Points) for cash, better graphics, new games like Omaha Hi/Lo, 7-card Stud Hi and Hi/Lo and 5-Card Draw. For Mac users it's good news that beside instant poker version Betfair software in now offered in download version.

Betfair poker traffic and competition

Ring-game players 1200 at peak hours
Tournament players 12000 at peak hours
Betfair Poker competition On Betfair Poker you can expect loose play on all ranges from micro and low limits to higher stakes.

Betfair Poker games, limits and rake

Games Texas Hold'em, Omaha, Omaha High/Low, 7 Card Stud, 7 Card Stud High/Low and 5 Card Draw
Limits and rake LIMITS:

Tables (POT LIMIT and NO LIMIT), Stakes ($0,02 / $0,04 up to $100 / $200)
Tables (LIMIT), Stakes ($0,02 / $0,04 up to $1000 / $2000)


Cash games
Rake is never more than 5% of the pot
Max. rake taken is $3
Max. rake taken on heads-up is $1
Betfair do not charge rake if there is no flop seen

Never more than 10% of the tournament buy-in depending on tournament structure/stakes

Betfair Poker deposit and withdrawal

Deposit methodFeeProcess TimeLimits
Debit Cards (MasterCard, Visa Electron, Maestro Card) Free Instant Min: 5
Max: 40000
VISA, MasterCard 1.5% Instant Min: 15
Max: N/A
Maestro Card, Visa Electron, Solo, Delta, Laser Card 1.5%, UK issued Visa El. 0% Instant Min: 15
Max: N/A
Neteller Free Instant Min: 15
Max: N/A
PayPal 1.5% Instant Min: 7
Max: N/A
Moneybookers / Skrill Free Instant Min: 15
Max: N/A
ClickAndBuy Free Instant Min: 15
Max: N/A
Bank transfer Ask your bank 3 working days Min: 15
Max: N/A
Western Union Vary up to 16 hours Min: 15
Max: N/A
Cheques Free 7-10 working days Min: 15
Max: N/A
Withdrawal methodFeeProcess TimeLimits
VISA, MasterCard Free 2-5 working days Min: Aky
Max: N/A
Maestro Card, Visa Electron, Solo, Delta, Laser Card Free 2-5 working days Min: Any
Max: N/A
Neteller Free up to 4 hours Min: 4
Max: N/A
PayPal Free up to 24 hours Min: 1
Max: N/A
Moneybookers / Skrill Free up to 24 hours Min: Any
Max: N/A
Cheques Issued Free Sent next day Min: 15
Max: N/A
Bank transfer Free 3-5 working days Min: 15
Max: N/A

Other info about Betfair Poker

Currency UK Sterling, Euro, US Dollar, Hong Kong Dollar, Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Danish Krone, Norwegian Krone, Swedish Krona, Singapore Dollar
Supported languages English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Turkish, Polish, Greek, Catalan, Portuguese, Hungarian, Czech, Russian, Croatian, Slovak, Bulgarian, Chinese, and Finnish.
Other products Betfair casino
Betfair live casino
Betfair betting exchange
Betfair arcade
Betfair exchange games
Betfair live betting

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