Author: Tony MacDonald
Published: 15:54 09/10/2014
We are proud to announce that Freebets.com has been nominated for Sports Affiliate Of The Year at the 2014 EGR Operator Awards.
Freebets.com joins fellow nominees bettingexpert, Bettingpro, Easyodds, Flashscore, Oddschecker and SportyTrader in being considered for the prestigious award. The ceremony will take place at The Roundhouse in London on Monday 24th November and will give recognition to the best operators in the gambling industry for their contribution to continued success of sports betting, casino, bingo, games, poker and mobile betting products.
The news of our nomination gives us great pride and caps of what has been a fantastic 12 months for Freebets.com. We have strived to gain strong affiliate partnerships with bookmakers and utilise those relationships for the benefit of both us and punters. These include Coral, who provide a free bet every week for a competition we run with our brand ambassador Sky Sports’ Matt Le Tissier on Twitter, and Sky Bet, who sponsor and provide prizes for an exclusive Freebets.com ‘Super 6’ football league. 888Sport are also on board in offering readers of our brand new newsletter the chance to win £250 in free bets each month.
In addition to the wisdom of former Premier League footballer Matt Le Tissier, Freebets.com users get free horse racing and cricket tips from County Cricketer Will Smith and our in house experts regularly identify value selections for various sports including horse racing, football, golf, tennis, darts and more.
Click here to read the latest football tips from Matt Le Tissier
Official Online Betting Partner of West Brom
Freebets.com has recently agreed a deal to become Premier League football club West Bromwich Albion's official digital betting partner for the next two seasons. The partnership opens the door to a range of branding opportunities including sponsorship of the East Stand at West Brom's home stadium, the Hawthorns. Freebets.com is the first affiliate to agree such a deal with a top-flight football club and will benefit significantly from advertising and branding presence at home games as well as access to hospitality facilities and an online presence on wbafc.co.uk
Deals with Cheltenham Racecourse and Arena Racing Group have given our brand great exposure along with Freebets.com sponsoring the prestigious Grade 3 Trophy Chase on Cheltenham Festival trials day in January. We are also the online betting partner of Cheltenham, Britain’s biggest National Hunt track.
Improvements Made To The Site
Our site has grown in popularity since being redesigned with a new look and better functionality six months ago and our betting calculator provides a quick means of totting up potential winnings. The Brazil 2014 micro-site proved to be a big hit with football punters in the build up and throughout the World Cup this summer, with plenty of useful and informative stats to digest along with exclusive betting offers to enjoy.
We have introduced a designated mobile betting extension to our site to give punters informative mobile specific reviews for all the best mobile betting applications. This has been supplemented by exclusive Q&As with bookmakers including Coral, Paddy Power and William Hill to give a rare insight into the back-room operations of these firms, with a strong focus on mobile betting.
The Freebets app for iOS and Android mobile devices gives smartphone users access to exclusive betting offers and tips when on the move and our dedicated social media team notify our followers of the latest special offers via various Twitter handles including @freebets
All in all, we are immensely proud to provide a punters with a great range of betting tools which can be used to enhance their enjoyment when having a flutter and to be nominated for this award makes our hard work all the more worthwhile.