Types of bets on the most popular international sports

Betting platforms in the country have diversified the number of sporting events available by offering options that go beyond the traditional national sports quota, which will give you the opportunity to bet on a greater number of international disciplines taking into account the same options. such as leagues, tournaments or cups.

Within the catalog of the most popular sports to bet on are basketball, tennis and American football. Identifying what types of bets you can place on each of these sports practices will give you a better understanding of the game and more opportunities to make money. Do you want to meet them? Here’s what to consider for each sport:


Betting on this discipline is an alternative for sports lovers who prefer more options besides football (soccer), but are looking for the same level of adrenaline and entertainment.

An interesting aspect of basketball is that there are no ties, which translates into a greater number of chances of winning when betting on the different results that the match may leave.


What types of bets can you place?

  • The winner of the match.
  • The first team to score more than 20 touchdowns.
  • Half or quarter time winner.
  • Bet if the match will have extra time
  • ‘Player props’ that allow you to predict the performance of a specific player and guess how many times, for example, he will steal the ball or score.


Tennis responds to one of the most competitive betting markets in Colombia and around the world because the challenge between one person facing another, and not between teams, attracts bettors much more. Here you must take into account the type of field in which they will play, the history of matches, physical condition and injuries, among others.

One of the biggest advantages of betting on this sport is that by doing it live you will have live statistics provided by the channel that is broadcasting the match at your fingertips, which will allow you to reevaluate your bets to have more chances of winning.

What types of bets can you place?

  • the winner of the match
  • To the player, based on the number of games won in a tournament
  • Winner of the ‘next set’ as the game progresses
  • Bet on a tie-break, that is, if there will be an extra time in case the tennis players are tied
  • With handicap to games and sets, this modality has a differential because you can win the bet as long as the player who has the advantage in the set does not achieve a score higher than the one you bet.

American football

This is one of the sports that has the most sporting events on its calendar during the year, which allows knowing what is happening with the teams, how they are made up, the new acquisitions, the strengths and weaknesses of their players, among other factors. . You will not only have the option to bet on the NFL, but also on teams from college, high school, arena, and non-contact football leagues.

What types of bets can you place?

  • Hit the final score of the match.
  • Game winning team.
  • Betting on an exact or close number of total scores for both teams.
  • To the players who will leave or enter the field of play.

Whether or not you consider yourself a fan of these sports, taking these recommendations into account will avoid insecurities when betting and will help you improve your predictions to win.

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