888 Sport App

Published: 19th March 2019
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: 9th September 2021

If you are looking for a mobile betting app with a great reputation and innovative betting app filled with markets, bonuses and great features, then look no further than the 888Sport mobile betting app. 888Sport as a bookmaker themselves have very positive ratings from their customers, which is always very convincing as the customers write their reviews based on their experience, and from one customer to another, you will have a similar experience. In this review we will express our non-biased opinions on 888Sport and what features they offer their customers, coming to an overall conclusion on whether this bookmaker is recommended to you.

Bet £10 get £40 in free bets

Terms and Conditions

A min deposit of £/€10 with promo code is required • You must bet a min of £/€10 at odds of 1/2 (1.50) or greater on a sports market that will be settled before December 26th at 23:59:00 GMT • Free Bets valid for 7 days • Deposit balance is available for withdrawal at any time • General withdrawal restrictions & full T&Cs apply • 18+, BeGambleAware

App features

888Sport have done what many other bookmakers have done. They have replicated their betting website into a mobile app. It has been heavily optimised to make it extremely mobile friendly. Anything that players could access on the betting website, in terms of promotions and markets, can be accessed on the website. The 888Sport mobile betting app is extremely easy to navigate, everything is organised into menus and tabs for you to easily locate.

888Sport have followed the footsteps of some of the biggest and best online bookmakers, for example, Bet365, and have decided to include the live streaming option. This is a great innovative feature to include that is becoming increasingly popular amongst punters. The live streaming feature allows you to place a bet on a sporting event and then watch that event live through the app. This only applies to certain fixtures and your internet connection can have some effect on this, the faster your internet, the better the live stream will be in terms of speed and graphics. With this feature, for some horse racing events, punters are only required to place a bet of £1 minimum, in order to watch it live.

88Sport have included a useful search tab at the top of their pages on the app, this is useful for navigating your way to specific sports, leagues and teams with ease. In some cases, it can be difficult for customers to find exactly what they are looking for, especially when getting used to a betting app, that is why this feature is useful for customers.

This mobile betting app has great functionality, it runs on great software which means pages load at speed and the graphics are awesome. Also, when logging into the betting app, you do not necessarily have to put in a long password, instead, you can enter a 4-digit pin. 888Sport app also comes with a casino, 888Casino. This means that using the same betting account, you can place your sports bets and also casino bets.

Offers & Bonuses

In order for 888Sport to compete with some of the best betting sites in the industry and continue to compete on the level they are, it is important for them to spoil their customers and offer a great range of promotions for them to experience. That is exactly what 888Sport do. They have a variety of promotions for both casino and sports betting.

In terms of the sporting offers, there is a great welcome bonus for new customers to grab and kickstart their betting experience with 888 in the correct manner. The sports betting welcome package is £30 in free bets when you bet £10. Having 3x the original amount that you wager is very rewarding and will help you experience more of the betting markets and could great bigger winnings to give you more money to play with.

Once customers have claimed the welcome bonus, they can then take a look at the other promotions that are on offer. Although the offers can change frequently, there are some that stay the same, here are some of the promotions for players to take a look at:

  • Best Odds Guaranteed: Only a select few number of bookmakers can offer this promotion to their customers. This applies to UK and Irish horse racing. It stops customers having to worry about another betting site offering higher pay outs than 888Sport on these races. If better odds were to occur, once the aces have finished, and your horse was to win the race, the pay-out will be increased.
  • Acca Refund: To encourage customers to bet on American sports, 888Sport will refund customers up to £25 on their acca bets if it is placed on a losing American acca.
  • £5 Free Bet: 888Sport will reward customers a £5 free bet across a range of sports if the selection wins at 4/1 odds or higher.

There are many more different promotions for customers to experience, all of which can be found on the promotions page of the 888Sport betting app.


If you use the A-Z menu on the app, you can find the football tab, which will take you to the football betting page. At the top of the page is a promo offer in relation to football betting that you may want to consider, as well as the upcoming football matches for different leagues and competitions below it, split into different countries. 888Sport include a range of different football leagues for customers to enjoy, from the Premier league all the way down to the Indian football league.

Don’t forget to look at the range of promotions that you can activate on your football bets.

Horse racing

The horse racing betting page follows exactly the same layout as the football betting page. At the top of the page are any promotions that are available in relation to horse racing. Then under this are the upcoming horse races, with their jockeys and odds. You can choose between viewing the next races, the next meetings and the Ante-post. If you press on the horses within a race, a drop down will show their age, weight and jockey.


888Sport have an awesome live betting page for customers to experience. On the app, there will be a tab near the top of the page, which will be under “Live Betting”. Pressing onto this will redirect you to the live betting page. At the top of the in play betting page, there is a search bar for you to locate specific sports and fixtures that you want to bet live on. The available live sports include Football, Tennis and Volleyball. Underneath this, you can find drop down tabs of each of the sports, if you click on this, you will then be able to see the live fixtures currently in play that you can bet on. If you go into a specific fixture, you can then find more markets for you to bet on, which include: Both teams to score, half time/ full time, time intervals and more.

Cash out

888Sport allow their customers to get the opportunity of cashing out on their bets before the selection has found its natural conclusion. For example, you may have an accumulator bet that is currently winning, it is coming towards the end, however, you are worried that one selection might change and ruin your whole acca, to stop this from happening, you decide that you want to cash out and take a percentage of the pay-out.

How to download

It is very simple to download the 88Sport betting app, which is a free download available on both iOS and Android devices. The 888Sport betting app does not take up much space at all. If you are an Apple user, you need to head over to the iOS app store and use the search tab to locate the app. Once found, you can simple download and access the mobile betting app. The same process applies to Android users, find the betting app in the Google Play Store and simply download it. Alternatively, you can use the 888Sport betting website to find the download link for the app.


The 888Sport betting app is in fact one of the best betting apps we have found, and we highly recommend it to customers. It competes very well with some of the other highly recommended apps, such as William Hill, Coral and more. This betting app is easy to navigate, it includes a lot of great features that you possibly won’t be able to find at a number of other bookmakers. It is great for both UK Sports and US Sports betting and there is a range of bonuses for you to experience.

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About Joe Kizlauskas

Joe is a seasoned iGaming copywriter and speaker who has been in the business since 2015. He's written more words on all elements of iGaming than he likes to remember, and he's contributed material to a number of well-known brands. Joe may be seen playing 5 a side, at the gym or playing games on his Playstation when he is not writing.