Most frequent questions and answers

Betss.com is the online arm of Sporting Star, who has been in the Bookmaking business since 1956. In fact, betss stands for bet Sporting Star. For more information, please refer the “about us” page.

Sporting Star Betss

Fundamentally, yes. Betss is a trusted betting site which ensures that your funds and personal information are completely safe. We have advanced security measures in place to prevent hackers from accessing your account too.

There are several good reasons for betting online. Here’s a list of our favorite ones.

  • It’s a fast, easy and convenient way to place bets.
  • We can bet on pretty much any sport or event we want. There’s a huge variety of pre match and live sports available on betss.com
  • We have a wide variety of different bets to choose from. Wide range of markets and betting opportunities
  • Can get the latest odds.

We could go on. Honestly, there are a ton of reasons why placing wagers online is better than the alternatives. We’re not the only ones who think so either. It’s the most popular way to bet in the world, and literally millions of people choose to place their wagers online.

Not convinced? Just give it a try. You’ll soon find out why it’s so popular.

It would be quicker to list the sports that you CAN’T bet on, since this list wouldn’t be very long. These days pretty much every sport that’s played professionally is covered by Betss.

So, no matter what sport you want to wager on, and what event, you’re very likely to find that betss covers them all.

If an event is unavailable on betss, you can contact us, and we will try our best to activate that event.

Yes. As a top sports betting site betss.com has absolutely no issue with paying out to their winning customers, which is exactly how it should be.

You must be 21+

Please note that it’s a VERY bad idea to lie about your age when signing up with a site. We can almost guarantee that you’ll get discovered eventually and often times this means you’ll be forced to forfeit any money you’ve deposited or won.

If you’re not old enough, you’re not old enough. Just be patient, and wait until you are.

Visit www.betss.com site and you’ll see a prominent link or button that says “join

Click on one of these buttons and you’ll be presented with a form to fill out. You’ll have to enter a few personal details, and choose a username and password. Then you’ll be asked to accept the site’s terms and conditions and click the “Register” button. Then you will be asked to verify your mobile and email (mobile number is mandatory and email can be entered later) now or later. Once you verify your mobile number, you good to go and can place bets after deposit money to your account.  

You’ll typically have to provide the following information.

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Date of birth

Please note that at some point you’ll be asked to provide identification documents. This is standard and there’s nothing to worry about. Betss is required to ask for proof of identification to prevent fraud and money laundering.

Depositing funds to your account is easy. Here’s what you need to do.

You can deposit through,

  • Our payment gateway using your credit/debit card (Go to “Deposit” on your “My Account”, enter the amount you want to deposit and press click “Proceed”. You will be direct to payment gateway to complete the transaction)
  • Directly Deposit to our Bank Account and send the payment confirmation to our hotline.
  • you could go to any of our Sporting Star outlet and deposit funds to your account (make sure you bring your mobile phone that used to create your BETSS account as OTP must be provided in order to complete the transaction) 

You can withdraw,

  • By making a Bank withdrawal request (After entering your bank account details on “My bank account” tab on “My account” page) through “Withdraw” on My Account”
  • you could go to any of our SS outlet and withdraw funds from your account (make sure you bring your mobile phone that used to create your BETSS account as OTP must be provided in order to complete the transaction) 

Standard credit card charges may apply when depositing fund through a credit card.

No. There will be no extra charge.

Within 48 hours if its bank withdrawal and if it’s from a SS outlet, immediately after confirmation of withdrawal.

You can place bets like Win singles/ Place singles (only available for Tab and Kiron selections)/ Straight and combination Forecast’s and Tricast’s for SIS races/ Quinella, Exacta, Trifecta and First4 for Tab and Kiron selections and Multiples up to Four folds.

No, you cannot cancel your bet after it has been placed.

Yes, a betting site can cancel/refund based on the SS Fair deal rules.

LKR 30.00 per slip and LKR 10.00 as unit stake

This is not applicable for betss.com yet.

Live bets are when bets can be placed after an event starts.

There may be many reasons why your account will get limited or suspended. If your account has been limited/suspended, you will be notified by E-mail and/or SMS as to the reason why.