What are rating points?
Each bookmaker is assigned rating points according to their different characteristics and features; these points determine the bookmaker’s position in the Ranking.
The more rating points the bookmaker has, the higher the bookmaker rank.
The rules for calculating rating points by different criteria are as follows.
High odds (from 5 to 300 points)
High odds are one of the most important criteria for evaluation. High odds are what attract the most gamblers to a particular bookie.
Action line (from 5 to 250 points)
Action line is the number of sporting bet choices offered by the bookmaker for a particular match or sporting event.
Betting markets (from 5 to 150 points)
Betting markets is the number of sporting events (and other events) available for betting.
Number of Users (from 5 to 100 points)
A high number of users is almost always a clear indicator of a successful company.
Bookmaker’s years of operation (from 5 to 100 points)
The number of years a bookmaker has been established is another one of the important criteria for evaluation. Companies with longevity will always be more trusted among gamblers.
Live-betting (from 5 to 100 points)
Line and convenience of live-betting is one of the important indicators of a reliable bookmaker. There are very few companies that offer high quality and diverse live bets.
Website’s functionality (from 5 to 50 points)
Website’s functionality and user-friendly navigation are very important for evaluating the draw of a bookmaker’s site.
Bonuses (from 5 to 50 points)
Free bets and various bonuses are advantageous conditions for sports betting. Bookmakers that offer them to their customers have a certain advantage.
Live streaming (50 points)
Live streaming of current sporting events is a very popular service among customers. It is very convenient to watch the broadcast of a particular match on the website and be able to make bets at the same time.
Numerous complaints (minus 5-250 points)
Complaints from customers are able to seriously impact the decision to select that company for sports betting. Usually, a large amount of negative feedback scares potential gamblers from opening an account with these bookies.
Top 10 Bookmakers
Updated in June 2017
Bookmakers by Category
Top 5 Low margin
Top 5 Wide Action line