1960bet (www.1960bet.ng) is an online betting website based in Nigeria that promises their customers real excitement and unlimited fun. Offering sports betting, live betting, virtual games and casino games, this betting portal has something for everyone. Their large variety of sport types to bet on allows them to cater to all sports fans. Sports available to bet on include Australian sports, tennis, golf, snooker, pesapallo, badminton, cycling, darts, winter sports, baseball, American football, motor sport, rugby, volleyball, handball, ice hockey, basketball and soccer. Available bet types to choose from include handicap, double chance, accumulator, treble, four fold, away win and home win. The live in-play feature allows players to bet on matches as they are in progress. Players can view all the live and upcoming matches on the website. The virtual games feature allows players to bet on fictional games based on their favourite teams that are computer generated. This exciting feature is gaining much popularity in the online gaming and betting world. 1960bet.com offers virtual football, cycling, motor racing, tennis, virtual dog racing and virtual horse racing. Lagos, Kaduna, Warri and Benin City are some of the teams available to bet on in the virtual football feature while Lady Luck, Flash, On the Run and Far and Wilde are some of the names in the virtual horse racing feature. 1960bet.com will soon be adding Lotto to their list of betting products.
1960bet.com is mobile optimized and has a mobile website that is accessible with all phones that have an internet browser. The handy mobile service allows players to place bets anywhere at anytime, for example while at a live sporting event. Through the mobile service users can access their account, view live odds and upcoming events, place bets and make deposits. Players can also place bets via the telephone with the Telebetting option. By calling the contact centre, speaking to agent and answering a secret question, players can safely place their bets over the telephone.
Deposits can be made at a minimum of N500 and bets can be placed at a minimum of N20. Deposit options include credit cards, shop deposits and bank deposits. Accepted credit cards are Visa, Mastercard and Interswitch. Bank deposits can be made into anyone of their seven bank accounts which include First Bank, GT Bank, Access Bank and Skye Bank. 1960bet.com have over 20 physical stores at which players can make deposits. They have 15 shops in Lagos State and one shop in Abuja, Sokoto State, Abia State, Delta State, Rivers State, Oyo State, Ondo State, Osun State, Kwara State and Ogun State. Withdrawals can be processed through bank transfers or at one of the shops. Withdrawals are processed within one working day for Nigerians and 3-5 working days for international customers. Instant withdrawals can be made at any of the stores.
The website also offers a statistics page where players can investigate their options before placing their bets. They also offer a financial betting feature where players can bet and make predictions on currencies, commodities such as gold and oil, stocks such as Apple and Google and indices such as Nasdaq Future and FTSE Future.
How to fund your 1960bet account
There are 6 methods through which to fund your account at 1960bet.com:
1. Bank Deposits:
You can fund your account at any of the selected banks and request payment to 1960bet through the PayDirect platform. You will be asked for your customer ID and your account will instantly be credited. Bank deposits can be made at First Bank, GT Bank, Sterling Bank, Access Bank, UBA, Skye Bank and Enterprise Bank.
2. Ready Cash:
Ready Cash is a form of mobile payment. Create a Ready Cash Mobile Money account by dialling *732# on your phone and following the instructions. You can also download the mobile app from the Ready Cash website. Your mobile money account can be credited at any UBA branch, online using Verve, Visa or Mastercard or at any ATM displaying the Quickteller logo. For Quickteller, use payment code 20057.
3. Shop Deposits:
You can instantly fund your account at any one of the 1960bet shops in Nigeria. These shops are located in Abia State, Sokoto State, Delta State, Rivers State, Oyo State, Ondo State, Osun State, Kwara State, Ogun State, Abuja FCT and many throughout Lagos.
In order to fund your account using SkyeCIPG, log into the 1960bet website and click on the pay with your card link. Type the amount you wish to deposit and click next. Next, confirm that you wish to proceed and you will be redirected to the SkyeCPIG page. Next, select your card type which will either be Visa or Mastercard. Next, agree to the privacy, delivery, refund and cancellation terms. Then, make the payment and type in your card details. You will then receive a confirmation email and your account will immediately be credited. This method of funding your account has a bank charge of 1.5% added to the amount you are funding.
5. GlobalPay Credit Card:
GlobalPay is an online-based payment solution that allows customers to fund their accounts with their credit cards. Accounts can be topped up using Visa or Mastercard credit cards. When using GlobalPay on an Internet Explorer browser, be sure to disable the support for SSL 2.0. Instructions on how to do this are provided on the 1960bet website.
6. Interswitch Credit Card:
Customers can fund their accounts by using an Interswitch credit card. Accepted cards are Interswitch, Verve and Mastercard. A deposit fee of 1.5% applies to this method. In order to fund your account using Interswitch, log into the 1960bet website, click on “Deposits” and select the Interswitch Credit Card option. Enter the amount you wish to fund, your card details, your card type and any other information that is required. You will then be redirected to a status page where you will be able to view the status of your transaction. If the transaction was successful, your account will immediately be credited and you will have access to the funds.