Ever since there was sport in South Africa, bets were placed somewhere in one way or another. A lot of wagers are between friends in a private and informal setting. South Africa is generally a nation of responsible bettors and one hardly ever hears stories of sports enthusiasts loosing their homes over unlucky bets or getting overly aggressive and violent if the result is negative. For a long time horseraces were very popular and supporters used to keep a calendar of races to place bets on. Winnings at the big horse races are lucrative. The Vodacom July, Summer Cup and J&B Met are of the biggest races to place bets on in South Africa. With horse racing, responsible players can place bets at betting outlets, in person at the racecourse or using an online betting company.
In South Africa, more and more online betting companies are starting operations legally and providing superior betting services. Betting World South Africa is one such company. It is specifically designed to offer betting services that cater specifically to the South African player. They are dedicated to pursuing sport that is of particular interest to local players. By streamlining their betting portfolio, they are able to guarantee better odds and larger cash payouts for lucky winners.
Betting World South Africa has national offices and a few betting outlets outside if the country for the bettor that prefers face-to-face customer service. They also have a mobile phone and online betting option. There are many other online betting sites accessible by the South African betting public. Many of them are international online betting companies.
Online casino betting is a growing phenomenon is South Africa and local players that are into the thrill, intrigue and nail-biting intensity of casinos and generous jackpots enjoy this type of betting. Betting on a host of other major events such as the Annual Academy Awards held yearly in the USA. South Africa is a hive of betting action and South African players are hungry for new ways to enjoy the gambling scene responsibly.