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Ladbrokes Review

Ladbrokes is one of the largest betting operators in the UK & Ireland.  Headquartered in London, the company currently has more than 2,500 betting outlets in Ireland, the UK, Spain and Belgium as well as more than 750,000 online customers.  According to the Ladbrokes website they currently have over 15,000 employees in 6 countries worldwide.

Adding to their retail presence, Ladbrokes operate betting outlets in eight Premier League grounds and nine racecourses, including Ascot.


Ladbrokes was initially established as commission agents for horses in the 1800s and horse racing is still a key part of their business.  They offer markets on all the usual sports such as football, horse racing, golf, tennis and cricket.  As well as that Ladbrokes provide odds on niche sports such as ice hockey and futsal and novelty betting on Politics and TV Specials.  They offer a truly comprehensive range of markets to bet on.

Live Betting

Ladbrokes has a number of different in-play markets.  The most popular of these come in football and tennis.  They offer a good range of in-play bets including moneyline and over/under bets. Besides that they also offer live betting on sports such as basketball, cricket and ice hockey.  Many of these events can also be streamed on their website.


Ladbrokes do not always offer the ‘best’ odds in each market but they are known to be competitive with other top-end bookmakers on the major football markets.  However, this can not be said for the more obscure football leagues were they are often out priced by competitors.


Ladbrokes run a number of daily promotions.  The most common of these being an odds boost on that day’s biggest football match.  They also offer some attractive sign-up offers.

You can currently avail of the excellent ‘Bet £5 Get £20’ on football offer here on  They offer some great bets so you will surely be able to find one that is right for you.

Key Terms:

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.