SkyBet Joining Offer – Bet £5 Receive Free £20 bet 

You’ll need an account with SkyBet (use the link below and deposit £10) and an account with Betfair.

Step 1: As always, make sure the odds shown at the SkyBet website are in a decimal format.

Step 2: Once you’ve joined both above, open the ‘ODDSMATCHING’ page from the menu at the top of this page. Select Filters on the left hand side (in green) and enter as follows:

  • Click the Min. Odds box (a tick should appear) then type 2.0 in the box below
  • Click the Max. Odds box (a tick should appear) then type 4.0 in the box below
  • Click the Limit Bookmaker box (a tick should appear) and from the list, select SkyBet
  • Click the Limit Exchange box (a tick should appear) and from the list, select Betfair
  • Click Apply (in green) below
  • A list of possible options will be shown, ordered by Rating (the higher the Rating, the more profit you will make from this offer – aim for over 95).
  • Select your chosen match by clicking the calculator symbol on the far left. A pop-up box will appear with the odds of your match. This is the Matched Betting Calculator.
  • From the drop down box below Event Information select Normal
  • In  Bookmaker Stakeover-type what’s in there with 5.00
  • Back Odds and Lay Odds will be prepopulated with the correct odds
  • Lay Commission should be 5%
  • Click Calculate. In Results, ‘you could lay’ indicates how much you’ll need to place at Betfair

Step 3: At SkyBet, place the £5 free bet on your chosen event and at Betfair bet against your chosen event (your lay bet) with the amount shown in Results above.

Step 4: Once the bet has been placed, you’ll receive 2 free £10 bets. These can be placed on the same event – follow the below steps:

  • Click the Min. Odds box (a tick should appear) then type 4.0 in the box below
  • Click the Max. Odds box (a tick should appear) then type 8.0 in the box below
  • Click the Limit Bookmaker box (a tick should appear) and from the list, select SkyBet
  • Click the Limit Exchange box (a tick should appear) and from the list, select Betfair
  • Click Apply (in green) below
  • A list of possible options will be shown, ordered by Rating (the higher the Rating, the more profit you will make from this offer – aim for over 95).
  • Select your chosen match by clicking the calculator symbol on the far left. A pop-up box will appear with the odds of your match. This is the Matched Betting Calculator.
  • From the drop down box below Event Information select Free bet (SNR)
  • In  Bookmaker Stakeover-type what’s in there with 20.00
  • Back Odds and Lay Odds will be prepopulated with the correct odds
  • Lay Commission should be 5%
  • Click Calculate. In Results, ‘you could lay’ indicates how much you’ll need to place at Betfair

Step 5: At SkyBet, place the 2 £10 free bets on the event above, and at Betfair bet the amount shown above on your chosen event.

Done. Once settled, this offer should make you around £16 profit.