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Key Issues of Malaysian Betting
The Malaysian sports betting market is fascinating. Malaysia is crazy about football.
It also has a well-
However, with the development of online betting, it has become easier for most Malaysians
to avoid local authorities by betting online with companies that exist in jurisdictions
where sports wagering is legal. Even though it is technically illegal to bet within
Malaysia, most reputable international sportsbooks based in Europe or off-
If you do wish to proceed and begin betting, it best to avoid any sportsbook with
a presence in Asia. If any legal actions are taken against an Asian-
Online sportsbooks often create promotions for free bets or sign-
I recommend that you choose a sportsbook based on how you see yourself playing in terms of banking issues, currency issues and of course how the sportsbook caters to your favourite sports.
However, I understand that bonuses are an issue of interest, so I explain which of my recommended sites have bonus offers and I explain the rules for each site in simple terms.
bet365 covers football comprehensively in terms of the number of leagues covered
and betting markets offered. They have the most intuitive interface for both mobile
and desktop, plus an early ‘Cash-
Pinnacle Sports operates as a reduced-
BetFred is the 4th largest sportsbook in the UK, established in 1967. They offer one of the best mobile sports betting experiences with a focus on football and horse racing, but of course cover all sports. Read the BetFred Malaysia review.
Unibet, headquartered in Sweden, provides some amazing coverage of sports betting, especially with their coverage of niche sports like ice hockey, though football is their top sport. Unibet offer a free bet promotion of 50% up to 15EUR or equivalent. Read the Unibet Malaysia review.
888Sport’s parent company has been online since 1997 and are listed on the LSE. They have the most extensive array of banking methods and a wide array of betting markets for all sports. Read the 888Sport Malaysia review
William Hill is one of the oldest names in sports betting, established in 1934. William Hill covers all sports well, but football is their focus. They have an excellent site and many betting markets. Get a free bet worth 25GBP or equivalent. Read the William Hill Malaysia review.
Current Asian Football Lines
Many sports betting services focus their business on your average recreational bettor.
As such, most people only stake small-
If you are interested in betting larger sums of money that would likely lead to larger wins, you’ll need to know which sites have high limit sports betting.
Many of you would like to partake in Ringgit sports betting. When you bet with Ringgit, you will also need to deposit and withdraw Ringgit. When this is your preference, the Malaysia sports betting banking methods available to you will be somewhat limited, as few companies support the MYR.
If you prefer another currency or have a funding source in another currency, your banking options will open up immensely. Whatever you choose, try if possible to bank in the same currency that you will use to bet. This will save significant fees on currency exchange.
In terms of mobile betting, each of the sportsbooks listed offers a mobile-
Despite this, know that the mobile sites offer a, fast nearly full-
Note that if you intend to use your mobile for betting, ensure that you do so out of plain sight. As mentioned above, betting is still technically illegal and it is best that you do not overtly flout the laws.
Once you have registered your account, you will need to deposit funds to get started
betting. If you are interested in betting using the Ringgit, you will need to use
While European and other non-
If you begin betting, ensure to exercise caution. Remember that if you decide to take part in online betting as operated from foreign, legal jurisdictions your use of them in Malaysia may still be seen as illegal. Do not openly access their websites at public computer terminals such as in a hotel lobby, internet cafe or a library. For your own security, ensure to access these sites whether with mobile or desktop versions, in a private environment.