There are five main kinds of online betting available on the Internet today, including sports betting, casino style games, lotteries, horse wagering and wireless waging.
Sports Betting is leading the pack in terms of gaining popularity over other kinds of online betting on the Internet. In the last two years, sports betting has accounted for the largest dollar volumes in both Las Vegas and on the Internet. Nearly half of all online betting is devoted to sports betting.
Most online sites offer sports betting on football, baseball, basketball, golf, boxing, cricket, Formulae One, rugby and tennis matches. Some sites offer you the option of betting on virtual games, such as a horse or greyhound race.
The second most popular form of online betting is Casino style games. Most sites offer the same kinds of games that you would find in real casinos: Blackjack, Keno, Craps, Roulette, Poker, Video Poker and Slot Machines. Bingo is also a popular choice, especially for women who are interested in online betting.
In countries and states where it is allowed, lotteries and lottery style betting is also very popular. Only thirty-nine of the United States allow lottery betting online. Although you are not making a wager when you are playing the lottery, or bingo, these games are still considered to be online betting.
Internationally, especially in the Far East, horse racing is a very popular form of online betting. Some sites also offer virtual horse races, and car races with a new race being held every two minutes.
A growing online betting industry on the Internet is financial wagering that offers Free Sports Picks. This kind of online betting offers b the opportunity to place a wager on what the day’s closing numbers will be on companies like GTSE and NIKKEI that are part …