Published: 01:00 13/01/2012
Play gets underway in the Australian Open on Monday with Britain's Andy Murray again in with a great chance of grabbing his first Grand Slam title. Bookmakers are gearing up for the event by offering some great free bet and moneyback offers around the performance of the top seeds.
There is no doubt that defending champion and World No1 Novak Djokovic is a deserving favourite and the Serb's start to 2012 has been strong with a thrilling performance in Abu Dhabi last week . Further Novak himself is extremely confident of his chances in Melbourne saying that "I"m really happy with the way i am playing ".
Djokovic is currently best odds to win the Australian Open at 11/8 with Sportingbet and there are up to £100 in free bets available for new customers with this well established bookmaker.
There are some great cashback offers available in the men's tournament with the pick as follows :
- Back Andy Murray Click to win the Men's singles title and if he fails to reach the quarter finals, Coral will give your money back.
- Ladbrokes will refund losing bets on the outright winner if Andy Murray wins the Australian Open Men's singles.
- If Rafael Nadal wins the Men's singles title, Betfred will refund losing outright bets on the Men's title with a free bet up to £500.
The womens tournament at the 2012 Australian Open looks very open this year with Petra Kvitova favourite at odds of 11/4 with Coral , Stan James and Sportingbet . Coral offer a very easy to collect £50 in free bets for new customers whilst Stan James have £150 free bet package for all new depositing customers.
Betfred are offering to refund all losing outright bets on the Women singles title if Serena Williams wins the event , a decent offer as Williams is second favourite and as short as 3/1 in places.
Betfred is a must have betting account for all serious punters and an easy £50 in free bets if you do not already have an account .
Sign up for some of these superb offers now and make your Australian Open a winning one.