SPORT NEWS - All of us have played the lottery and chosen our closest friends or family’s birthday dates as numbers for the draw. Some of us just go for a quick pick at the local shop with hopes of winning big.
The mobile phone has brought the excitement of choosing your numbers in the comfort of our homes and gone are the days of standing in a long queue on a Friday afternoon to place your bet.
Betway’s Lucky Numbers brings you even more action as you can make your predictions on the biggest lotteries from around world. The list of countries includes the UK, USA, Russia, Canada, Greece, Ireland and many more countries.
All of this can be done on your iPhone, iPad or any Android device by downloading the Betway app. But how does this work, how easy is it to do and how does the cash out work when you have won something?
The first thing that you would need to do in order to choose your numbers or do a quick pick on lotteries from around the world is to register an account at Betway.co.za. This is a simple sign up form that requires your mobile number, name and surname as it appears on your ID book or card, your email address and choosing a password to sign in to your account.
After registering your account the next step would be to log into your account with your mobile number and chosen password. Funds will first need to be deposited in order to play Lucky Numbers.
There are various ways of depositing funds into your account, from using your debit card or credit card to SID or Kazang or buying a voucher to top up your account at the counter at Shoprite or Checkers. You can also use USSD from your phone where the process time is immediate. You will be ready to bet on Lucky Numbers once your account has been topped up.
To play your numbers on international lotteries go to the Lucky Numbers tab on your desktop or mobile device. International lotteries take place every few minutes and you will be able to see on which lottery you want to play.
The lotteries taking place in the next few hours will be visible with the time until the next draw showing. Click on the lottery and you will be taken to the next page to place your bet.
There are different kinds of bets to choose from, including regular draws (without a bonus ball) or regular draws (with bonus ball). Both of these will give you the option of picking your own number, going for the hot number or just doing a quick pick. After making the selection the numbers picked will be shown on the betslip on the right hand.
The betslip will show the selected numbers as well as the potential return on the bet. You will be able to withdraw funds from your account by clicking on the Withdraw Funds tab under your account and following the instructions. Placing a bet on has never been this easy with Betway.
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