Extrabet.com is a division of IG Financial and replaces what was IG Sport.
As of 23rd June 2011, Extrabet will cease to trade -they have sold their database to Spreadex, who along with Sporting Index will cater to their former punters
Range of Bets- Good range of bets in all sports and almost every live televised sporting event. They also offer binary odds spreads on most football, tennis, golf, cricket and NFL markets. Binary bets are a really simple method of spread betting with a simple yes/no proposition.
Events offered include: American football, boxing, cricket, darts, football, golf, greyhound racing, horse racing, motor racing, rugby union, tennis and all the major reality shows such as I'm A Celebrity, Strictly Come Dancing and X Factor.
What Else Is There?- They offer financial spreads on such diverse markets as commodities, currencies, bonds, equities, indices and many popular shares. Extrabet also offer innovations in the form of in-running fixed odds and the facility to take winnings in-running -which is unique to them.
Website- Any previous problems seem to have been sorted with the new format. The tutorial section is particularly useful for the beginner and well worth a visit.
Telephone Dealing- As sports betting becomes a 24/7 business -there is always someone on the other end of the line to take your bet!
Ways To Pay- Visa, MasterCard, Solo, Switch, Maestro, Visa Electron, Bank Wire, Cheque.
Currencies- GBP, EUROS
Customer Service- By telephone or , we've always found extrabet.com to be very prompt and efficient when dealing with any queries.
Incentives- A £125 free bet offer comprising £25 of fixed odds and £100 worth of spread bets.
Also, win Premier League Tickets in the Casino Earn up to £200 in the Refer A Friend programme.
Where to view prices: You need to be online -as they are no longer on telextext.
157-168 Blackfriars Road
London SE1 8EZ
Summary: The new Extrabet format is a vast improvement on the one formerly known as IG Sport. Definitely worth opening an account -now that all your betting needs are met by one firm at Extrabet. Perhaps best of all is that they are the only spread betting firm that offer you stop losses, but no stop wins -which means that you can win unlimited amounts on all bets!
Our Rating- 10/10
Get details of how to open an account with Extrabet.com here