Bet365 offer extensive betting markets for all major Rugby Union leagues and internationals, including Saturday’s England v New Zealand match from Twickenham, as well as Wales v Australia in Cardiff.
The well known bookmaker have offered PlanetRugby visitors £100 worth of bet credits to spend on the forthcoming internationals.
Terms: New Customers only. Up to £100 in Bet Credits. Sign up, deposit £5 or more to your account and bet365 will match your qualifying deposit in Bet Credits when you place qualifying bets to the same value and they are settled. Min odds/bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. T&Cs, time limits & exclusions apply. 18+
Below is an overview of the different types of markets on offer and further reading on Bet365 signup bonus details from outright betting to in-play markets and more.
To win a tournament or league outright is available on all major rugby junior tournaments and leagues both domestic and international.
Pretty straight forward. The match result market is for the final outcome of the match.
To win both halves
For added value when the betting is particularly more one sided to win both halves can bump up the odds. This requires your selection to win both halves. So for example to if your team scores 7 points without reply in the first half and the same in the second half you’d win your bet.
Handicap betting can be done 3-way including the draw or 2-way. Bet365 will set the handicap. For bigger games alternative handicap betting may be available. This bet can also be done for first half and second half.
To score a try
If you fancy a play to go over the whitewash then they can be backed to score a try anytime.
To score first try
First try scorer betting offers excellent odds. Pick the player you fancy to ground the ball first in the match. If no try is scored during the game or your player doesn’t participate in the game then bets will be void.
HT/FT winning margin
Choose who you think will be winning and by how many points at half time in the game and full time. For example Munster 1-8/Munster 1-12.
Total points odd/even
Simply predict whether the combined total of points come the end of the game will be odd or even.
Exact winning margin
This market allows you to try and predict the exact winning margin. The odds are typically generous on this market.
Similar to the exact winning margin, but instead this market gives punters more leeway with a range of points.
To lead after
Bet365 offers punters the chance to predict the match leader half way through each half. The draw selection can also be backed.
Team to score first & last
There are numerous markets for betting on the team to score first and likewise last.
First try converted
Will the first try be successfully converted? This bet allows you to back yes or no.
Team to score first try and win match
Combining two markets this bet provides added value for punters. Select the team you think will score the first try and the match result.
Team to win to nil
Not the most popular market in rugby union betting but it is available with Bet365. If you fancy a one sided game then this is the perfect market.
Highest scoring half
Predict which half you think will be the highest scoring. Available on all internationals and major European matches.