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Free Sports Bets

With so many free bets available to anyone joining a new online bookie, from free sports bets to free football bets, it's difficult to know which new customer offers to claim.

Essentially to be able to bet on sport for free you'll need to open a new sports betting account with a new bookie and usually place a qualifying sports bet or make a first deposit.

Bookies usually require that you place the qualifying bet before they credit your account with a free sports bet. Qualifying bets can range from £5 to £200 depending on the free bet offer.

Free Bets for Sports Betting

You can see from the free bets below that free sports bets often range from £10 right up to £200!

Which one suits you most will differ between punters so it's best to check the details of each free bet offer to find the free sports bet that's right for the sport you want to bet on.

For more details on any of the bookies you're thinking of claiming a free sports bet from, simply check out our review. Each of our bookie reviews looks at the sports betting markets, odds competitiveness and customer service levels. Compare free sports bets below.

888sport Free Bet >

  • Open a new account with 888sport
  • Bet £10 on any sports market to get...
  • £30 in free bets & £10 Casino bonus!
Offer Details >

#Ad. Min deposit £10 • A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 • Min odds 1/2 (1.50) • Free Bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days • Free Bet stakes not included in returns • Casino Bonus must be claimed within 7 days and expires after 14 days • Bonus valid on selected Casino games only • Bonus wins capped at £500, excluding Jackpot wins • You must wager Bonus amount x40 – this requirement varies by game T&Cs apply.

Bet365 Free Bet >

  • Open a new account with Bet365
  • Make a qualifying deposit of £10
  • Bet the £10 to get £30 in Free Bets!
Offer Details >

#Ad. Bet365 Open Account Offer. Bet £10 & Get £30 in Free Bets for new customers at Bet365. Min deposit requirement. Free Bets are paid as Bet Credits and are available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply. Registration required.

Betfred Free Bet >

  • Register with promo SUMMER50
  • Bet £10 on any sport you want
  • You then receive £50 in free bets!
Offer Details >

#Ad. New customers only. Register with SUMMER50 between 31/05/24 – 14/07/24. First bet £10+ at Evens (2.0)+ on Sports within 7 days to get 3 x £10 in Sports Free Bets & 2 x £10 in Acca Free Bets within 10 hours of settlement. 7-day expiry. Eligibility & payment exclusions apply. Full T&Cs apply.

BetVictor Free Bet >

  • Open a new account with BetVictor
  • Bet £10 on any sports market
  • You'll be given £30 in free bets!
Offer Details >

#Ad. 18+ New customers only. Opt in, bet £10 at odds 2.00+ within 7 days, no cashout. Get 6x £5 Free Bets, set events at odds 2.00+. 7 day bonus expiry. Debit Card / Apple Pay payments only. Click for T&Cs. Please Gamble Responsibly.

BoyleSports Free Bet >

  • Open a new BoyleSports account
  • Bet £10 on any market they offer
  • You get £20 in free bets!
Offer Details >

#Ad. New UK customers (Excluding NI) only. Mobile exclusive. Min Deposit £10. Min stake £10. Min odds Evs. Free bet applied on 1st settlement of any qualifying bet. 30 days to qualify. Free bets expire in 7 days. Cashed out/Free Bets won’t apply. Account & Payment method restrictions apply. 1 Free Bet offer per customer, household & IP Address only. 18+. T&Cs apply.

Bwin Free BetBwin Free Bet

Bwin Free Bet >

  • Open a new account with Bwin
  • Bet £10 on any market they offer
  • Get a £10 free bet if it doesn't win!
Offer Details >

#Ad. Min deposit £10, Max stake £10, Min Odds 1/1 (2.0). Max free bet £10; New players only; +18; T&Cs Apply. If a player loses their first bet (on minimum odds of 2.0), we will offer a matching free bet (of up to £10). Neteller and Skrill excluded.

Coral Free BetCoral Free Bet

Coral Free Bet >

  • Open a new account with Coral
  • Bet £5 within the next 14 days
  • You'll then be given a £20 free bet
Offer Details >

#Ad. 18+ New UK+IRE Customers. Certain deposit methods & bet types excl. Min first £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 to get 1x £20 free bet. Free bet available to use on selected sportsbook markets only. Free bets valid for 7 days, stake not returned. Restrictions + T&Cs apply.

Ladbrokes Free BetLadbrokes Free Bet

Ladbrokes Free Bet >

  • Register a new account at Ladbrokes
  • Bet just £5 on any sport you want
  • Get credited with 4 x £5 free bets!
Offer Details >

#Ad. 18+ New UK+IRE Customers only. Certain deposit methods & bet types excl. Min first £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 to get 4x £5 free bets. Free bets available to use on selected sportsbook markets only. Free bets valid for 7 days, stake not returned. Restrictions + T&Cs apply.

SportingBet Free Bet >

  • Open a new account with SportingBet
  • Complete their 4 Welcome Challenges
  • Get up to £50 in free bets + much more
Offer Details >

#Ad. 18+. New players only. This Promotion is available to Website customers who: are over 18 years old; are a new player with sportingbet.com; are resident in the United Kingdom. This offer is available to 1 person per household. Further T&C's apply.

Sporting Index Free Bet >

  • Open a new Sporting Index account
  • Get up to £300 in cashback on stakes...
  • Made within 28 days of registering
Offer Details >

#Ad. 18+ £300 cashback on stakes on selected sports spread betting markets. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other Sporting Index offer and will expire if the required number of qualifying settled sports bets have not been placed within 28 days of opening an account. Spread betting losses can exceed deposit. Full T&C's apply.

William Hill Free BetWilliam Hill Free Bet

William Hill Free Bet >

  • Open a new account at William Hill
  • Bet £10 on any sports betting market
  • Get credited with 3 x £10 free bets!
Offer Details >

#Ad. 18+. Play Safe. From 00:01 on 18.10.2022. £30 bonus. New customers only. Minimum £10 stake on odds of 1/2 (1.5) or greater on sportsbook (excluding Virtual markets). Further terms apply.