Betfair is primarily known for their extremely popular online sports betting exchange, but they do also offer online poker for their members. Betfair Poker is apart of the iPoker online poker network, which currently has the fifth largest volume of online poker players. Betfair currently offers a wide variety of tournament and cash game opportunities for players and is especially known for their aggressive loyalty program that is focussed on providing value for existing players at Betfair Poker. After you have set up an account at Betfair Poker you can also use it to wager on sports at the world’s largest betting exchange, which can provide a lot of excitement away from the table. Betfair does not allow United States or France residents to sign up at the poker room, but they offer one of the most benefical combinations of online poker and online sports betting for the online gambler.
Betfair Poker Download Guide
Click here to visit the Betfair Poker website. On the website you will see a yellow ‘Download’ button the upper right side of your screen. Click this button to visit the Betfair download instructions page and to begin a secure download of the Betfair Poker software.
Here is a screenshot of what the download instructions screen looks like:
Once you have downloaded the software you can begin the installation by opening the SetupPoker.exe file. To begin you will need to select your language.
Click next, accepting the terms on the next page to start the install. Once initiated the installation process should only take a couple of minutes.
3. Create a Betfair Poker Account
After the installation is complete, click ‘Done’ to launch Betfair Poker. If you do not have a Betfair account you must create one in order to play online at Betfair Poker. When you launch the poker software for the first time click ‘Open account’ to create a new account.
After you click this button a new window will open in your browser with a form that you must fill out to create your new Betfair Poker account.
4. Sign In And Play
After creating your new account you can head back to the Betfair Poker client that should still be opened on your computer. Enter your new username and password and hit the tables.