HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: HOW TO BET IN SPORTPESA VIA SMS
One can select a prediction on any SportPesa game from the variety of markets offered by SportPesa and send the bet to 79079.
HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: HOW TO BET SPORTPESA SINGLE BET VIA SMS
To bet a single bet with SportPesa, SMS the game ID of the game you wish to bet on, the prediction made, and bet amount to 79079. The SportPesa SMS betting format is 8692#1#50 where “8692” is the game ID, “1” is your prediction for Away team to win, and “50” is the bet amount.
After sending the bet details, the punter will receive a confirmation message from SportPesa number 79079 showing their Bet ID, possible win and user’s SportPesa account balance. The message received is of the format “You placed BetID 6934 on Everton Vs West Ham, 1. Amount: KSH 100. POSSIBLE WIN KSH 236 S-PESA balance: KSH 393.” The SportPesa bet possible win is calculated by multiplying total Odds by the bet amount that’s 2.36*100=KSH 236.
HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: HOW TO BET SPORTPESA MULTIBET VIA SMS
A multibet has a minimum of 2 games and a maximum of 20 games that’s according to SportPesa disclaimer. To bet in SportPesa multibet, SMS to 79079 the Game IDs of the games one has selected, the predictions for these games, and the amount the punter wants to bet with. That’s in the format “1234#2#4534#X#7180 #2#150 where 1234 is the first Game ID and 2 is the prediction,4534 is the second Game ID and X is the prediction, 7180 is the third Game ID and 2 is the prediction. KSH 150 is the bet amount the punter is wishing to bet with multibet”.
After sending the multibet details, one will receive a confirmation text from 79079, showing the MultiBet ID, possible win and the user’s SportPesa account balance. The SportPesa Multibet possible win is calculated by multiplying their total Odds by the bet amount in the format 2.36*1.22*3.12*100=KSH 8980.
HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: HOW TO CANCEL A BET BY SMS
To cancel a SportPesa bet whether a single bet or a multi bet, send the word “Cancel” followed by “#” and the Bet ID which is the 4 digit number received in the confirmation message, to SportPesa code number 79079. SportPesa allows bet cancellation only within the first ten minutes after placing the bet and also before any game kicks off.
HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: HOW TO BET SPORTPESA JACKPOT BY SMS
To bet on SportPesa jackpot send the SMS “JP” followed by “#” then the 13 predictions of the pre-selected Jackpot games to 79079. In the Jackpot SMS betting, one does not need to enter the stake amount as it is predetermined and set at Ksh.100.
The SportPesa jackpot prediction could be of the format JP#12121XX1212X1and the SportPesa jackpot possible win starts at 10000000 which progresses every week whenever there is no winner.
After sending the text containing the Jackpot bet prediction one will receive a text message from 79079 showing the Jackpot Bet ID, all the 13 predictions one made, the bet amount and user’s SportPesa account balance.
One is SportPesa’s jackpot winner only if their 13 predictions match the games’ outcomes and the jackpot is equally shared among all the winners. Bonuses are awarded for 10,11, and 12 correct predictions. SportPesa jackpot allows users to place bets as many times as they wish to.
HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: HOW TO BET SPORTPESA MEGA JACKPOT BY SMS
The mega jackpot cash prize starts at Ksh.100000000 and progresses every week as long as there is no winner. To bet on SportPesa MegaJackpot, SMS to 79079 “MJP” followed by “#” then the 17 predictions of the pre-selected games that’s in the format MJP#1211XX12X1X12X12X.
After sending the SMS, one receives a message from 79079 showing their Mega Jackpot Bet ID, all the 17 selected predictions, the bet amount and user’s SportPesa account balance.
One wins the mega jackpot after all their 17 predictions match the games outcomes and the mega jackpot amount is equally shared among all winners in case several people predict the SportPesa mega jackpot correctly. Mega jackpot bonuses are awarded for 12, 13,14,15 and 16 correct predictions.
HOW TO BET WITH SPORTPESA: CONCLUSION
SportPesa betting via SMS has made it easy for Kenyan punters to access the services of SportPesa bookmaker without having to have an internet connection. SportPesa games are sent to users on daily bases via SMS by the number 79079 and one can access more games by sending the text “GAME” to 79079 to access more SportPesa games and betting options.