Single Bets

The most basic type of bet you can place on most sporting events is a Single Bet, and when placing such a bet you must pick one of the outcomes that are being offered to you at a betting site.

You will be able to take the odds being offered at the time of you placing such a bet, for example on one team winning a football or Baseball match, and if your chosen team wins then you are paid out at the odds you took when placing your Single Bet based on the stake you placed on that bet.

When betting on horses or greyhounds however, you can take the odds offered to you at the time of placing such a bet or opt to take the Starting Price instead.

The S.P. or Staring Price as it is known will be announced after the race is run, and that will be the average odds being offered by bookmakers based at a racecourse or race-track at the time the race begun, and could be higher or lower than the odds you took obviously.

Sports to Place Single Bets On

Every type of sport betting market you can imagine will offer the option of placing a Single bet on it, so you are going to find plenty of betting sites offering you such bets on every single one of the main sport betting markets, such as those sports categories listed below.

  • American Football
  • Australian Rules
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Cricket
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • eSports
  • Football

The aim of any sports bettor though when placing single bets is to get the best odds, and to do so you will need to set aside some time to go comparing the odds many different bookies are offering, but with higher potential winning pay-outs on offer it will of course be time well spent.

Where to Place Single Bets

Every single one of the many top rated and approved betting sites listed on this website are going to allow you to place Single Bets when betting with them, however here are three bookies that are really worth signing up to and become a customer of their online and/or mobile betting platforms and apps.

Paddy Power – You will be offered plenty of odds boosters on a range of different sporting events when betting with Paddy Power and as such they do offer punters lots of betting value.

Betway – With best odds guarantees available on a lot of sporting events such as horse racing and greyhound racing you will be guaranteed of getting the best odds possible when betting with Betway on either of those two sports when you take advantage of their best odds guarantees.

10Bet – One other bookie that we just know is going to live up to your very highest of expectations and will be worth checking out and signing up to is 10Bet, and they do also have a high valued sign up bonus offer currently available to all new customers by the way, so do check that bonus offer out.