Can You Cash Out a Free Bet on Sky Bet?

Sky Bet has become one of the most popular names in the world of online gaming, and is a part of the Sky brand, which operates other platforms like Sky Poker, Sky Bingo, Sky Casino etc. The Sky group was recently acquired by Flutter Entertainment, an online behemoth, which owns brands like Paddy Power, Betfair and Fan Duel. As a part of it’s promotions, Sky Bet offers free bets to it’s players. Can you cash out a free bet on Sky Bet?

That can be a bit tricky. Why?

Read on.

Can you cash out a free bet on Sky Bet?

No, you cannot cash out a free bet that you earn on Sky Bet, and the terms and conditions of the website explicitly mention that.

Free bets are meant to be used for betting, and under no circumstances are they allowed to convert them to cash and withdraw.

How to earn free bets on Sky Bet?

  • Welcome offer: As a part of the welcome offer, you receive free bets worth £30 in the form of three bets of £10 each, when you place your first bet, which must be at least worth £5 and have minimum odds of 1/1.
  • Sky Bet Club: Players who place total bets of more than £25 a week, from Monday to Saturday, can win a free bet worth £5. This offer can be claimed every week.
  • Free bet Fridays: Players from the UK, Ireland, Isle of Man and Channel Islands can win free bet worth £20 every week by answering questions posted Facebook and Twitter.

General terms for using free bets

Can you cash out a free bet on Sky Bet? Free bets can be used to bet on any market, except for Tote, and US Racing pool markets. Any winnings that you earn using the free bets will be credited to your account, but the original stake is not included in the winnings. In case of a matched free bet, players must wager their own money first, in order to be eligible.