Music, sports, conversation are among the hobbies that unite us as humans. For a long time now, Sports has positioned itself as among the top two most thrilling and exciting events there has ever been. This is not only because of the feelings it arouses, but the attachment fans have to their teams and favorite players. It is chance for one to showcase his /her knowledge of the given sport by predicting the right outcome of a match, one gets to have your full dose of adrenaline due to anticipation, and thirdly you get to make some good cash on the side.

With the inauguration of the National Gaming Board in 2016, this pointed out the various guidelines that these companies were to operate under, with a major one being that only individuals over 25 years of age are eligible to participate in the activity.

It’s no secret that many sports enthusiasts more so football Ugandans love to engage in the fun activity, with a significant proportion of the population doing so on a regular basis. However, things weren’t as easy recently for gambling aficionados in the country, more so with the highly-controversial decision the Ugandan government to ban all sports betting outright, meaning that no new licenses will be issued to domestic sports betting companies. However, thanks to recent technological developments, people are accessing various forms of gambling entertainment online; thanks to the mass distribution of the smartphones; which enables owners to do their thing, but on the web, through these mobile device services.

Bets on football matches are usually the preferred bets of choice in Uganda because of the wide popularity of football as a sport. You should consider the following factors when choosing a website for your bets: The selection of countries, The coverage of leagues, The availability of Live Betting, Selection of bet types, The odds, and Special bonuses and features. You may not always look for all these factors, but you can pick up ones that are more interesting for you.

Off sampling basing on users ‘experiences, I have therefore listed down the Top 5 best sports betting houses in Uganda this month that will lift your adrenaline levels once given a try. In the list below you will find both the international bookmakers with the highest reputation as well as the leading bookmakers. Take a look:

  1. Gal Sport Betting(GSB) :

Offering by far one of the best odds there are on the market is Gal Sport Betting. It features a profit margin that also includes a welcome bonus, for all first-time users and existing users. There’s always a reward for all players. To benefit from these bonuses, you need to have signed up for an account on the site and then made your first deposit. Sign up here and get to win lots of cash and hit jackpots. Gal puts a lot of emphasis on utilizing its user-friendly online platform (website), meaning that it gives users opportunity to bet on the go. Oh, did I mention, in case you are on MTN, you do not need data to browse their website with ease. They also have a wide network of over 100 bet shops which makes it possible to bet both online and offline.

Gal Sport Betting  offers a great selection of sports to bet on and it’s also got the one of the best promotions ever offered online; offering users chance to bet on live matches and many sports like football, basketball, golf and many others, you can’t miss out Betway. Simply sign up on their site and get to win lots of cash and hit jackpots. They also offer a live-betting offer. In general, the odds offer is much wider compared what you can find elsewhere, hence ranking number one.

  1. 1xBET

1xBet Uganda; the online sports bookmaker and online casino was founded in Russia in 2007 and through the years attracted millions of customers worldwide, so the brand is very well known and has a great reputation everywhere. 1xBet received Ugandan gaming license hence the wide offer and great bonuses of this provider are now available also for players from Uganda.

This Russian bookie has not just aimed on online users but also try to be visible and become one of the key betting operators in Africa. In the beginning of 2019 1xBet signed a deal with CAF and became the sponsor of CAF’s main events across Africa through the Clubs tournaments (for example CAF Champions League or CAF Confederation Cup). 1xBet became popular mainly thanks to the amazing odds offer variety. For the top matches like Premier League or Champions League you can bet on more than thousands markets per one match!

  1. Betin Uganda

Mena sports consulting Uganda limited is trading as Betin Uganda on behalf of the main Betin group and it is licensed by the National Gaming Board to freely trade as a betting company in Uganda. Betin Uganda operates a full online and offline sports betting, lotteries and casino products for Ugandan players. Betin offers sports betting, virtual bets, live betting and casino games. The bookmaker offers several sports in its program, with the greatest attention being paid to football. It does not offer a deposit bonus, but there is a bonus on multiple bets up to 50%. The casino room contains over 40 different games, including live casino games with real dealers. All bookmaker`s services are available for mobile devices both iOS and android.

  1. Fortebet

Fortebet is one of the most popular sports betting bookmakers in Uganda. Initially called FortuneBet when it was founded in 2014, the bookmaker’s name was changed to Fortebet in 2016. ForteBet has neither mobile version nor an application. The bookmaker is only available to residents of Uganda, and is renowned for the various football markets it offers. At Forte Bet, one can get a deposit bonus up to Ugx. 1million which equals to the amount one’s deposit. The betting house has a fairly decent range of betting options, especially when it comes to football matches. In addition to sports bets, it provides a range of casino games.

  1. Betway

Founded in 2006, Betway is Africa’s premier online and mobile soccer betting platform. It has made waves in Uganda by offering a dynamic, easy-to-use betting product that Ugandans can access quickly and easily to place their bets. The company is renowned for their user-friendly interface, easy registration process, 100% first deposit bonus and Great Free Bets Offer in Uganda.

Conclusion: These are the top best 5 sports betting companies in Uganda. Just choose according to your needs and bet now! Remember to Stay cool, Bet responsibly!