On all football matches quoted on S-PESA’s Game ID’S, you have an opportunity to predict the outcome of the game, there are 3 possible results in any game:
- Home win (1)
- Draw (X)
- Away win (2)
Now you have set up your account and registered, it only leaves you to place your bet. You can bet via SMS and all you need to do is to follow these steps:
SMS to 79079 the Game ID, the team you predict to win in 90 min & the amount you wish to bet.
e.g. “8962#2#100” – where “8962” is the Game ID, “2” is the prediction (“1” means Home win,“X” means draw, and “2” means away from Home win) and “100” is the bet amount.
A bet is deemed to have been placed as soon as an SMS confirmation * of the acceptance of the betting offer is received from SportPesa. A customer will receive a confirmation SMS for his/her bet with possible win (The winnings are calculated by multiplying the odds by the stake.(e.g 2.36*100=236/=))
e.g. You’ve placed Kshs 100 on 2 in Crystal Palace – West Ham game. The odd is 2.36 Bet ID 8962 POSSIBLE WIN Kshs 236. Your S-PESA balance is: Kshs 38,093
If you placed a bet via sms,you will receive a confirmation message informing you of your placed bet.
So you have placed your bet and all you need do now is sit back and enjoy the game you have placed your bet on.
To cancel a single bet:
Send the word “Cancel” followed by “#” and the bet id received in the bet confirmation message to 79079
You will receive a confirmation message: