Reviewed By James Molloy
Casumo is an online gambling brand that has been around since 2012. It started out as an online casino and in March 2018, it launched a sportsbook for the first time. It is licensed by the likes of the Malta Gaming Authority and caters to bettors all across the world, including in Canada.
While the platform is simplistic in design, it certainly delivers a wide range of features for sports betting fans. This Casumo Sportsbook review is going to take a deep dive into all of the ins and outs of this offering.
When you sign up for an account with the Casumo Sportsbook, you will be able to get your hands on the welcome bonus offer. This sees you having the chance to get a free bet when you place your first bet (needs to be a certain amount to qualify - more info on the sign up page). The qualifying bet can be placed on any sports betting market, once the selection has odds of 1.6 or greater.
You have a week after opening your account to make the qualifying bet and to use the free bet. You get to keep the winnings of the free bet, which is ideal as you do not have to meet any wagering requirements. And there are no restrictions on what odds or markets you can use it for. As soon as you place the qualifying bet the free bet credits will be credited to your account, there is no promo code needed.
From time to time, existing account holders at Casumo Sportsbook will be able to receive promotions in the form of free bets, enhanced prices, and cashback offers. However, at the time of writing the review, there were no such offers available.
There is currently no loyalty program in place at Casumo that covers sports bettors.
There is a great range of betting markets available for bettors at the Casumo Sportsbook. Some of the more popular sports for Canadian bettors include rugby, soccer, golf, basketball, tennis and ice hockey. In all, you have more than 20 different sports to bet on. For American football, you will be able to bet on NFL games, as well as NCAAF and CFL. For the more popular events, there will often be hundreds of different betting markets to consider.
No matter what time of day it may be, there are usually a few different live betting events available for you to check out. The most common options on a daily basis will be soccer and tennis games, but other sports like rugby union will also be catered to. The odds update in real-time and you can see all of the key stats for the game, as well as receiving running text commentary.
Currently, there is no ability to live stream sporting events through the Casumo Sportsbook.
Across the board, the odds at Casumo Sportsbook are competitive. No single sport will shine out from the crowd, but none of them appear to be worse than what you would expect.
You are able to place a bet for as little as $0.10 with the Casumo Sportsbook and the max state will depend on what event or market you are looking to wager on. You will usually be shown the mac possible stake for the given market when you add it to your betslip.
While Casumo Sportsbook is a barebones platform, there are a couple of features that stand out. The cash-out option is often available to you with different types of bets. If you are eligible, it will be displayed beside your open bets. This allows you to cut your losses or cash out winnings before the bet has been settled.
There is also the Bet Builder tool that allows you to create your own specific bet for a given event. You can add different markets together, with as many as a dozen selections in one bet being possible. This is a cool feature that you will not see a lot elsewhere.
To add funds to your Casumo Sportsbook account, you are able to do so via MasterCard, Visa, Skrill, EcoPayz, Paysafecard, or POLi. These are all free to use and the payments will be processed to your Casumo Sportsbook account instantly.
For making a withdrawal, you can use Visa, MasterCard, Skrill, POLi, bank transfer, or EcoPayz. Normally, Casumo Sportsbook prefers that you withdraw funds using the same method you deposited them if possible.
The minimum required withdrawal is $10 there is a pending period of about 24 hours before Casumo approves your request. After approval is given, e-wallet payouts process usually instantly, while card withdrawals and bank transfers take 1-5 business days.
As a brand, Casumo prides itself on having a very minimalist design that focuses on the core part of the offering. Therefore, you will not be faced with any fancy graphics or images on Casumo Sportsbook, just the betting markets. Everything is well laid out and you can quickly filter between the different sports and events. The process of making a bet couldn’t be easier, with the betslip system being a well-oiled machine. The site speed is unparalleled and the overall ease of use is top-notch.
For those people who want to place bets on the Casumo Sportsbook through their mobile device, there is an app you can download for iOS and Android devices. You can find these apps on the respective app stores.
You have a full range of markets to choose from, with the design being a slimmed-down version of the desktop site. Placing a bet is very easy to do and you don’t lose out on any features. For those who don’t want to download anything, you can just place bets directly through your web browser.
There is an FAQ section at the Casumo Sportsbook that holds the answers to a lot of the questions that you may have. Otherwise, you can always get in touch with the Casumo Sportsbook support team. To do so, you can use the live chat for simple issues that require a quick response, or an email for more detailed issues. The live chat is manned on a 24/7 basis which is ideal and you can expect an email response within 24 hours.
You can find the responsible gambling policy of Casumo Sportsbook on a page that is linked in the footer of the website. This walks you through the common signs of problem gambling and the resources that can be used to seek help. It also outlines how you can set limits on your account, such as a deposit limit, login time limit, login time block, sending budget, and loss limit on your account. You can also join the self-exclusion program for a period of time (or permanently) if you want to stop betting entirely.
We were delighted that we could set up our Casumo Sportsbook account in just a handful of minutes. We just needed to enter the relevant personal info, as well as select your username and password. As soon as the account was created, we proceeded to verify our address and ID. This is a necessary step before you can make a withdrawal, so it is easier to get it done when creating your account. If a sportsbook did not have this as a requirement, we would be concerned.
While Casumo Sportsbook is a relatively new entry to the sports betting space it definitely ticks a lot of boxes. There is great coverage for all major sports, with the odds being decent and a great in-play betting interface. Add to it the versatile banking methods, nice welcome offer, and good customer support, Casumo Sportsbook is definitely worth trying out.
Yes, you have to withdraw at least $10 at Casumo Sportsbook.
There are about 20 different sports for you to bet on, with plenty of betting markets on offer for each of the supported sporting events.
Yes, you can download the Casumo Sportsbook betting app for both iOS and Android devices. Otherwise, you can place bets through your mobile’s web browser.
Yes, Casumo Sportsbook is licensed by respected authorities such as the UK Gambling Commission. It also uses the best encryption technology to keep data protected and there are plenty of secure payment methods to use.
The pending approval period takes about 24 hours, with e-wallet withdrawals processing instantly thereafter. The likes of card withdrawals and bank transfers can take 1-5 working days to process.
Yes, the Casumo Sportsbook is licensed by the respected Malta Gaming Authority.
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