Sky Bet Poker Review
Sign Up Bonus - 7/10
200% deposit bonus up to £500.
Software and Interface - 6/10
Clear graphics, simple lobby and can only multi table up to four games at a time.
You can also play Sky poker on your mobile or tablet using the Sky poker app to play SNGs and cash games.
Sky Bet Poker - Lobby
Loyalty Scheme - 7/10
Earn points by playing and exchange them for cash. If you can get enough points to
make the higher levels the rewards increase to a percentage of your rake back plus exclusive tournament entries and promotions.
Freerolls and Promotions - 7/10
There are a few daily freeroll satellites into the bounty hunter tournaments.
Cash prize-pool freerolls for players who have earned points by playing.
There are a few promotions which they change around a few times per yearsuch as the
Sky Poker Premiership with £10,000 up for grabs or the
Sky poker fantasy football league, with £100,000 up for grabs over the football season,
with weekly and monthly prizes and £30,000 to the end of season winner.
You also have the chance to have your game played on
Sky TV if you are lucky enough to have your table chosen in certain games, which draws in recreational players.
Sky Bet Poker - Table In Play
Tournaments - 6/10
Traffic: Smaller tournaments with smaller prize pools but also weaker players.
Great site for newer players to get used to the tournament format.
Many of the tournaments are bounty hunter format where you get money for knocking out other players.
Sit n Go’s - 5/10
Traffic: Not great Sit n Go traffic but you can a get game running in the UK peak times up to £20 buy ins.
They do go higher but you will be waiting a long time for the game to fill.
Cash Games - 7/10
Traffic: Cash games are the busiest form of game on Sky Poker.
There are regular games up to £0.50/£1 with weaker players being the majority.
Customer Service - 9/10
Sky Poker has a FAQ on the website for the more general enquiries.
Also you can get in contact with them by phone, email or live chat. The customer support staff are very friendly,
polite and willing to help with your problems.
Deposits and Payouts - 10/10
You have the usual debit/credit cards and e-wallets plus you can use PayPal to deposit and withdraw instantly.
Payouts for other methods range from 1 - 5 days.
Sky Bet Poker | Overall - 71.1%
Sky poker is a small site but trustworthy being part of the Sky brand.
They offer good promotions which keep players interested and with the chance of playing on TV really draw in some weaker players.
Great choice for player’s just starting out with the noticeable lack of sharks.