SportPesa – The first African betting service

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SportPesa is the most popular Sport Betting Platform in Africa. SportPesa was created in Kenya by Pevans East Africa Limited. The company is licensed by General Betting Control and Licensing Board of Kenya.

A few words about the history

SportPesa was launched in 2014 as a first betting platform in Kenya. Due to the very strong interest in betting online, SportPesa very quickly became the most popular betting service in Africa. At least, in Europe SportPesa has not gained too much popularity yet. But the fact, that the company actively cooperates with well-known English football team, and that it is the main sponsor of such football
club will make SportPesa more and more popular in European countries.

Thanks to SportPesa, many millions people in Africa are able to check all possibilities of online gambling. Service offers its users the game on a really high level, and the high stakes for winning.

African leagues at the first place

First of all SportPesa is the first betting service, where African league matches are very popular and have a very strong position.

So far people did not know too much about African football. African teams were only known from the World Cup and other major sporting events. Nowadays, this situation is a bit changed and thanks to SportPesa, African leagues and African football clubs are at the same level in betting games as European.

More popularity, higher prizes

Much more interest makes that the number of registered and active users at SportPesa is still increasing. Thanks of it we can find here many attractive promotions and special offers and what is the most important, users can win more and bigger prizes.

If we want to talk about special offers in SportPesa, the promotions for new users have to be mentioned. This is a unique opportunity to gain additional funds, that can be used in the next betting. What is also important, people in Afrika had never had a chance to try their hands at betting. This promotion allows them to understand the rules and principles of the game and not to lose their own funds.

Like all the most popular betting websites in the world, also SportPesa offers higher rates on major sporting events. Then users can gain double or even triple prizes without paying larger amounts. The sports betting portals makes the African cup final or African league gain the rank of international sport competitions.

How to participate SportPesa?

All people, who want to test their possibilities in a sports betting, they have to register an account at or have to send an SMS to 79079. The registration process is very simple and does not take too much time. A few minute after registration a new account, you can bet your first type.

Sponsorship with different organizations

From August 2015 SportPesa is still cooperating with different sports organizations. The first partnership was established with the Kenyan Premier League. As a part of the contract the name of the competitions was changed into SportPesa PremierLeague. At the same time SportPesa has refund a new trophy, which is made of brass.

Now SportPesa cooperate with Arsenal Football Club. SportPesa is an official betting partner of Arsenal in Kenya and Arsenal sends professional coaches to take part in trainings cups in Africa.

What is more, in July 2016 SportPesa has signed a partner contract with UK football club Hull City. It is the first time, when a Kenyan company is sponsoring a Premier League club. Currently, the Hull City players have a logo of SportPesa on their official outfits.

Large opportunities for the future

SportPesa is really fast growing company, not only in a betting field. It is possible, that a lot of cooperation with foreign brands, large investments and a great involvement will make SportPesa one of the biggest company n the world in the field of sports and betting.

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