Ladbrokes ( is an online bookmaker that provides punters with plenty of races and sporting events on which to bet. Along with horse, harness, and greyhound racing, the online sports book has a vast array of matches and games on which to bet and a range of novelty wagers available.

Why bet with Ladbrokes

Ladbrokes offers bettors an extensive sports book that includes Australian Rules Football, Japanese, Australian, Korean, and American baseball, and European and American basketball. Soccer is the biggest sport on the site. Often there are 500 or more matches listed. American football includes college and professional games and Rugby Union contests are also big.

In the area of racing, Ladbrokes offers numerous props, including double the fixed odds, pick your own odds in thoroughbred and harness racing, and a $50 refund on certain races with specified results. The double fixed odds promotion is good up until the start of the race; there are no turnover restrictions on winnings and it pays out in cash. It’s a prop players dream. If you love wagering on greyhounds, harness, and thoroughbreds, Ladbrokes is a great site to join.

Other proposition bets are offered on elections, in entertainment, and on current events. These novelty props are quite different and entertaining as they include odds on which planet other than earth man will step on next, when the first female pope will be anointed, and what year an Australian will next win a tennis major.

Ladbrokes is a winning sports book with a handsome bonus that can result in a bettor getting some great opportunities to turn their free cash into major profits. Race fans will find Ladbrokes to be especially attractive, and it’s hard to beat some of their special promotions.

Betting Markets Offered

Ladbrokes offers bettors over 9,000 wagering opportunities per week, making it one of the biggest online sports books around. Horse, harness, and greyhound racing from around Australia is featured along with the numerous racing promotions listed above.

Soccer from around the world is king here as at any given time there are over 500 betting opportunities. You’ll find soccer matches from Australia, Europe, the U.K., Scandinavia, the Americas, Asia, and Africa available. Just about every professional match, championship series, and league is listed. Rugby League and Rugby Union matches and events are highlighted and basketball, including Australia, the U.S., Europe, Korea, Spain, and Italy, is also online at Ladbrokes.

Cricket, Australian Rules football, NFL and NCAA football (Gridiron) can be found. Many other sports, such as tennis, golf, and motor racing are listed. Also wagering on Mixed Marshal Arts matches, darts, snooker, and pool is available. Alpine skiing, badminton, surfing, and volleyball may be bet.

The bookmaker also offers various novelty wagers, including a betting quiz and wagering opportunities in the areas of entertainment, current affairs and politics. A few examples include, betting on which city will get the next Olympics, when the Catholic Church will see its first female pope, and what party will win the Australian National election.

Deposit & Withdrawal Options

Ladbrokes accepts deposits from members using Visa, MasterCard, POLi, NETeller, BPay and EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer). NETeller, EFT, and BPay are some of the methods available for withdrawal of funds.

Support & Contact

Bookmaker Name: Ladbrokes
Website URL:
Year Established: 2013 (The company has been in existence since 1886)
Support Email:
Phone: 1 300 523 276

Mobile Betting

At this point, Ladbrokes does not offer mobile gaming.

Live Betting

There is no live betting at Ladbrokes.

Our Verdict

Although Ladbrokes is a well-known betting establishment in England, their Australian site is very new. Still, as you would expect from one of the U.K.’s leading bookmakers, the Australian website is a winner. There are plenty of quality promotions, a solid sign up bonus, and a huge number of betting opportunities.