Paddy Power Review

Bookmaker Reviews: Paddy Power

With traditional Irish roots, PaddyPower has gone on to become one of the biggest bookmakers in the UK. They offer a comprehensive range of betting services on UK sporting events but still offer the most comprehensive range of markets on Ireland’s top sports.

Sports Betting Markets

Though it is renowned for its markets on Gaelic sports and all major sporting events in Ireland, PaddyPower offer bets on an exhaustive A-Z list of sports from around the globe – their list in full includes:

American football, Australian rules football, athletics, badminton, baseball, basketball, beach soccer, beach volleyball, bowls, boxing, chess, cricket, cycling, darts, football, fishing, futsal, GAA (Gaelic)sports, golf, greyhounds, handball, hockey, horseracing, ice hockey, indoor football, motor racing, netball, Olympics, pool, rink hockey, rugby league and union, rowing, show jumping, snooker, squash, swimming, tennis, table tennis, ten pin bowling, UFC, MMA, volleyball and a host of winter sports.

As well as being big on Irish events PaddyPower is also one of the best bookmakers for those of you that like a flutter on the gee-gees too.

Sportsbook Website

Betting with is simple and fast and there’s an array of ‘live betting’ events to choose from at almost any time of the day.

The PaddyPower website is jam-packed full of great features to support the already strong betting facilities too. Daily blogs, Podcasts and a constant stream of funny videos and parodies on the latest sports stories make it worthwhile logging on for more than just a quick flutter.

There is audio commentary on football, greyhounds and horseracing, and to accompany the latter you’ll also find race cards with info on horse, jockey and trainer from. If that wasn’t enough there are hundreds of sports streamed live online at any given time, so if there’s nothing on the box you can guarantee they’ll be something to watch on

Open a PaddyPower account here.


  • Open a new account. This offer is valid for new customers only.
  • Deposit and place your first €/£20 sportsbook bet. Customers using Moneybookers or Neteller to deposit will not qualify for this free bet offer.
  • Valid for bets placed on sportsbook only, not valid for lotteries or totepool betting.
  • Applies to single bets only (singles, doubles, trebles & accumulators).
  • Bets made using a free bet or bets made to trigger a free bet are not eligible for Cash Out.
  • If your FIRST bet is a loser we will refund it in CASH.
  • Funds will be refunded within 6 hours of your bet losing (within a 09:00 to 22:00 window).
  • Sign up offer open to residents of Ireland and the UK plus a select number of other countries.
  • Sign up offers are limited to one per person, family, household address, email address, and shared computer. We reserve the right to withdraw the availability of free bet offers to any customers.
  • Customers registering through this offer are not eligible for any other sign up promotion.
  • If any of the terms are breached or there is evidence that customers are using other promotional offers to guarantee profits regardless of the outcome we reserve the right to void free bets or any bets funded by bonuses.