What happens to my bet if...?
- The player or players retires BEFORE the first set has been completed?
All bets relating to that individual match will be void.
- The player or players retires or is disqualified AFTER the first set?
The player or players progressing to the next round (or winning the tournament if it's a final) will be deemed the winner and bets will be settled accordingly.
If your Bet is part of a Multi and your Bet has been made void, the Multi will be recalculated excluding that leg.Tennis Pre-Match
239.1 All tennis bets will be settled in accordance with the official website for each tournament or tournaments governing body (www.wtatennis.com, www.itftennis.com )
239.2 In the event of a match starting but not being completed then all markets will be void except in the case of (239.3 and 239.4) below
239.3 If a player or pairing retires or is disqualified in any match, the player or pairing progressing to the next round (or winning the tournament in the case of a final) will be deemed the winner. However, if the first set has not been completed (at the time of the retirement or disqualification) then all bets relating to that individual match will be void.
239.4 In the event of a tennis match not taking place or if a player is given a walkover, bets on this match are deemed void.
239.5 In the event of a change in the number of sets to be played, match bets, first set market bets will stand, all other markets will be void.
239.6 In the event of a change of venue or from outside to indoor court and vice versa, all bets will stand, if there is a change of surface (from hard/carpet/clay/grass to a different type of surface) all bets will be void.
239.7 Total Games/Handicap games related markets - For the purposes of such markets a tie-break is counted as one game. In the event of forfeited points or games, these will count for final settlement.
In the event of retirement, disqualification or change of surface during a match, all bets will be void unless the outcome is already known.
239.8 In some competitions, matches that reach one set all are decided by a Champions tie-break. If a match is decided by a Champions tie-break then the Champions tie-break will be considered to be the 3rd set. Set Betting will be settled as 2-1 to the winner of the Champions tie-break. Any bets taken in error for the Correct Score or Number of Games in the 3rd set will be void. For the purpose of bets taken relating to Total Games or game handicaps for the match, the Champions Tie-Break will be considered to be one game.
239.9 Non-runners: Stakes will be refunded on players or teams withdrawn prior to the start of an event. We reserve the right to deduct the equivalent of (Sportsbet Racing Schedule of Deductions 17.1) to reflect returning stakes on non-runners.
239.10 In the event of a tournament format (e.g. round robin), where a player winning a match does not necessarily mean that they progress to the next round, the player declared the official winner of the match by the relevant tournament governing body will be settled as a winner should a retirement occur after the completion of the first set.
239.11 Max Payout on all ATP/WTA Challenger matches prior to the quarter final stage will be capped at $50,000
239.12 Max Payout on all ITF matches prior to the quarter final stage will be capped at $20,000
Betting in Running
239.13 In the event of a match starting but not being completed then all markets will be void except in the case of below:
239.14 If a player or pairing retires or is disqualified in any match, the player or pairing progressing to the next round (or winning the tournament in the case of a final) will be deemed the winner. However, if the first set has not been completed then all bets will be void.
239.15 In the event of a tennis match not taking place or if a player is given a walkover, bets on this match are deemed void.
In the case of retirements/disqualifications, all bets on completed sets and service games stand.
239.16 In the case of any settlement disputes, the NTRC's (Sportsbet's governing body) decision is final.
239.17 Games/Alternative Games/Exact Games Won Margin: Market is resulted on the absolute difference in total games won by player A and total games won by player B. Example Player A wins 17 games and Player B wins 19 games during the match, market settled on the absolute difference which is 2.
239.18 The maximum that can be won per customer per match on ITF tennis (Betting In Running) is as follows:
Match Betting $3,000
All other markets $1,000