Tipping & Games Terms & Conditions
These Tipping & Games Terms & Conditions were last updated on the 31 October 2019 and the updates take effect from that date.
These rules (the ‘Tipping & Games Terms & Conditions’) are incorporated into and form part of the Sportsbet Rules, Terms & Conditions: https://helpcentre.sportsbet.com.au/hc/en-us/articles/115004802547-Sportsbet-Rules-Terms-Conditions.
Part A - General Conditions
1.1.2. Sportsbet does not accept responsibility for network, computer hardware or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your entry. Under no circumstances can a user submit their entry via e-mail or by phone.
1.1.3. Sportsbet reserves the right at its discretion to vary or amend these terms and conditions or withdraw the Competition at any time in full or from certain customers, and to change the terms or availability of the Competition at any time.
1.1.4. If any provision or part-provision of these terms and conditions are or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of these terms and conditions.
1.1.5. Sportsbet’s decision is final and legally binding on all participants in relation to all aspects of the Competition including (without limitation) allocation of the prizes and no correspondence will be entered into. Entries that do not comply in full with the terms and conditions will be disqualified and will not be eligible to receive any prizes.
1.1.7. The Competition is conducted on Sportsbet’s website or the Sportsbet mobile device website as regulated by the Northern Territory Racing Commission in accordance with Sportsbet's license to conduct business as a Sports Bookmaker under the Northern Territory Racing and Betting Act (the “NT Server”).
1.1.8. Sportsbet and its agencies associated with the Competition are not liable and do not accept responsibility for:
- participant’s tips that are not received or which are received and subsequently corrupted or rejected by the NT Server;
- any lost, misdirected or corrupt emails to or from the NT Server;
- any postponement, cancellation, delay or changes to the prizes, promotions or relevant fixtures beyond Sportsbet’s reasonable control;
- any technical failures or unavailability of the Competition Website or other related platforms;
- any act or default of any third-party supplier including without limitation errors relating to fixtures and scoring data; and
- any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or personal injury suffered or sustained:
- in connection with a participant’s participation in the Competition or the taking of a place, except that which cannot be excluded by law; and
- relating to the conduct of the Competition however caused, including failure of the NT Server or incorrect or corrupt data supplied by Sportsbet to participant.
1.2 Game Mechanics
1.2.1. This promotion requires participants to tip the winning selections in a nominated event(s) during a nominated period (each a game).
1.2.2. In order to win, participants must submit their selections for all events nominated by Sportsbet for the relevant game via the Competition Website.
1.2.3. Entry for each game of the Competition closes at the start of match (or first event for Racing) in that game.
1.2.4. When the game entry time has passed, participants cannot change their predictions. An entry can be changed following submission, provided that this is done prior to the closing time for that game.
1.2.5. Sportsbet reserves the right, at its discretion, to choose which events and games the Competition applies to and the duration of the Competition.
1.3.1. The Competition is only open to current members of Sportsbet who have current customer accounts with Sportsbet and who have satisfied all standard Sportsbet regulatory identification requirements and the requirements of the Sportsbet Membership Rules.
1.3.2. Employees of Sportsbet or each of their associated companies, their relatives, agents or agents' relatives are not eligible to win prizes.
1.3.3. In order to enter the competition, participants are required to register at Sportsbet.com.au or its related mobile apps.
1.3.4. Participants are eligible for one account and entry per game only.
1.3.5. If Sportsbet has reasonable grounds to believe that multiple accounts have been opened by or are under the control of the same person, all such accounts shall be closed and all entries by such participant and/or accounts will be disqualified from participating in the Competition or receiving any prizes.
1.3.6. Participants are required to register in their own name and any participant found to be registering in the name of any other person will be disqualified from the Competition.
1.3.7. Participants will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions and agreed to be bound by them when entering the Competition. These terms and conditions will apply for the duration that the competition is offered.
1.4 Winners & Prizes
1.4.1. Winners will be notified by the email address or telephone number registered on their Sportsbet account. It is each participant’s sole responsibility to ensure that their contact details are up to date.
1.4.2. Details of the applicable prize(s) is contained in the Special Terms for that Competition (“prize”).
1.4.3. Winners will be required to verify (with evidence satisfactory to Sportsbet) their age, identity, residence and other requested verification information to the satisfaction of Sportsbet before they are eligible to receive a prize. Any announcement on Sportsbet properties (TV, online etc.) is pending verification and is not final confirmation.
1.4.4. If any participant is not able, for whatever reason, to accept a prize, verify their registration information to the satisfaction of Sportsbet, has been found to have breached these Terms and Conditions by Sportsbet or cannot be contacted within ten (10) business days (a day other than a Saturday, Sunday or public holiday in Australia), Sportsbet reserves the right to disqualify that participant (and their eligibility to receive any prizes) and award the prize to another participant, if applicable.
1.4.5. Entry into the Competition constitutes permission for Sportsbet and/or each of their associated, affiliated and subsidiary companies to use the names and photographs of participants taken for the purpose of the Competition for publicity purposes at its discretion. All winners will be required to participate in such publicity as Sportsbet reasonably requires.
1.4.6. It will take up to 3 business days for payment and delivery of overall prizes, from the end of each completed game.
1.4.7. Prizes shall be deposited into the winner's Sportsbet account.
1.4.8. Any tax liability arising as a result of accepting any prize is the responsibility of the winner.
1.4.9. Unless agreed otherwise in writing the prizes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
1.4.10. Sportsbet reserves the right to substitute the prizes (or any part of them) for a prize of equivalent or greater monetary value if this is deemed necessary for reasons beyond its control.
1.4.11. Sportsbet will not be liable for prizes that do not reach the winners for reasons beyond its reasonable control.
1.4.12. The terms and conditions of any third-party supplier will apply to the prize where applicable.
Part B - Special Terms
1.5 NBA Hotshot Jackpot
Unless otherwise specified, the following terms and conditions apply to NBA Hotshot Jackpot in conjunction with the General Terms set out in Part A above.
1.5.1. NBA Hotshot Jackpot requires participants to select the winning team and winning margin band in selected NBA matches in a nominated period during the 2017/2018 NBA Season (a “game”).
1.5.2. Winning margin markets are resulted on final score inclusive of overtime
1.5.3. The NBA Hotshot Jackpot prize which will be paid in cash into the participant’s Sportsbet account. If there are no winning entries for a given game, there will be no prize for that game.
1.5.4.The data used to determine the winners of all prizes and competition positions including winning team and winning margin will be as per the official results from a combination of the following sites - espn.com, www.nba.com, www.donbest.com
1.5.4. If any NBA Hotshot Jackpot fixture is postponed, abandoned or not completed the fixture will be considered void. If four or less NBA Hotshot Jackpot fixtures are completed during any NBA Hotshot Jackpot game, the NBA Hotshot Jackpot prize will be void for that game.
1.5.5. The ‘Competition Website’ means https://hotshotjackpot.sportsbet.com.au/
1.6 Hotshot Racing
Unless otherwise specified, the following terms and conditions apply to Hotshot Racing in conjunction with the General Terms set out in Part A above.
1.6.1. This promotion requires participants to select the winner in 6 selected thoroughbred racing events correctly.
1.6.2. Hotshot Racing will be available on selected Friday race meets from January 26th 2018 (each a “week”).
1.6.3. The Hotshot Racing prize will be paid in cash into the participant’s Sportsbet account. If there are no winning entries for a given week, there will be no prize for that week
1.6.4. If the ‘Select Favourites’ option is selected, the participant’s selections will be the horse with the shortest odds for that race at the time of selection according to Sportsbet's fixed price odds
1.6.5. If a participant selects a horse that is later scratched, the selection will automatically be updated with the favourite for that race at the time of race start, based on Sportsbet’s fixed price odds. The favourite will be then treated as the participant’s final selection. Should there be two equal favourites, the automatic selection will be in favour of the horse with the lowest (lowest being #1 or closest to #1) saddle cloth number (Please note: this is not barrier)
1.6.6. If a race is abandoned, it will be treated as a losing leg and there will be no winner for that week.
1.6.7. The odds that apply are Sportsbet’s fixed price non-promotional odds, available at www.sportsbet.com.au
1.6.8. Hotshot Racing is not available to Sportsbet customers who have been excluded from participating in Sportsbet promotions.
1.6.9. The data used to determine the winners of all prizes and will be as per the official results declared by Racing Victoria.
1.6.10. The ‘Competition Website’ means https://hotshotracing.sportsbet.com.au/
1.7 Hotshot Jackpot AFL
Unless otherwise specified, the following terms and conditions apply to Hotshot Jackpot AFL in conjunction with the General Terms set out in Part A above.
1.7.1. This promotion requires participants to select the winner for each of the following markets: the Big Win Little Win, 30+ Disposals and 3+ Goals in the selected AFL match (each a “game”) in a nominated period within the 2019 AFL Season .
1.7.2. The Hotshot Jackpot AFL prize will be paid in cash into the participant’s Sportsbet account per game. If there are no winning entries for a given game, there will be no prize for that game. If there are multiple winners for a given game, the prize will be equally divided between the winners.
1.7.3. The data used to determine the winners of all prizes and Competition positions including the Big Win Little Win, 30+ Disposals and 3+ Goals will be as per the official results from www.afl.com.au and in accordance with Sportsbet’s Terms and Conditions.
1.7.4. If any Hotshot Jackpot AFL game is postponed, abandoned or not completed the game will be considered void and the Hotshot Jackpot AFL prize will be void for that game.
1.7.5. If the player selected is not in the starting 22, that selection will be deemed a losing selection.
1.7.6. In the event there is no player with 30+ Disposals or no player who scores 3+ Goals in the relevant game, the game will be void and there will be no Hotshot Jackpot AFL prize for that game.
1.7.7. The ‘Competition Website’ means https://www.sportsbet.com.au/hotshotafl.
1.8 Hotshot Jackpot NRL
Unless otherwise specified, the following terms and conditions apply to Hotshot Jackpot NRL in conjunction with the General Terms set out in Part A above.
1.8.1. This promotion requires participants to selectthe the winner for each of the following markets: Big Win Little Win and three winners of the Anytime Try Scorer in the selected NRL match (each a “game”) in a nominated period within the 2019 NRL Season.
1.8.2. The Hotshot Jackpot NRL prize will be paid in cash into the participant’s Sportsbet account per game. If there are no winning entries for a given game, there will be no prize for that game. If there are multiple winners for a given game, the prize will be equally divided between the winners.
1.8.3. The data used to determine the winners of all prizes and Competition positions including the Big Win Little Win and three winners of the Anytime Try Scorer will be as per the official results from www.nrl.com.au and in accordance with Sportsbet’s Terms and Conditions.
1.8.4. If any Hotshot Jackpot NRL game is postponed, abandoned or not completed the game will be considered void and the Hotshot Jackpot NRL prize will be void for that game.
1.8.5. If the player selected is not in the starting 17, that selection will be deemed a losing selection.
1.8.6. In the event there are not three separate players who are Anytime Try Scorers in the relevant game, the game will be void and there will be no Hotshot Jackpot NRL prize for that game.
1.8.7 The ‘Competition Website’ means https://www.sportsbet.com.au/hotshotnrl.