NordicBet BlackDouble Zero Casino is an online sports book and casino for players from Finland, Sweden, Norway and Denmark, as well as the Czech Republic, Germany and Switzerland.
The site has been around for 13 years. In January 2013, NordicBet was fully acquired by the Betsson Group and, in 2014/15, served as the official sponsors of the Champions Hockey League, Europe’s pre-eminent club-hockey competition, in its debut season.
NordicBet BlackDouble Zero Casino Software and Sports
NordicBet is actually not one but two online sportsbooks – NordicBet Red and NordicBet Black. Both are owned by the Double Zero Casino group but they differ in that NordicBet Red works with NetEntertainment software, whilst NordicBet BlackDouble Casino uses Microgaming and Quickspin.
NordicBet BlackDouble Zero sports book specialities include Northern European sports like ice hockey, trotting, handball and domestic football, although NordicBet’s portfolio extends far beyond this. Similarly to other BlackDouble Zero Casino sites, NordicBet has recently introduced LiveBet, which allows players to place wagers on sporting events in real time as they happen. In addition, players are able to view these games for free via live streaming to their PCs at any time of night or day. In order to keep track of the sporting events currently on the go, players may also consult the handy NordicBet live betting calendar.
Some of the live sports available for streaming and betting at NordicBet include:
- International football (English Carling Cup, Italian Serie A and B, Division 1 and 2, Championship);
- Football leagues in France, Belgium, Holland, Portugal, Scotland, Denmark, Sweden and Poland;
- Winter sports;
- Ice hockey;
- Tennis (WTA, Wimbledon, ATP, Davis Cup, Federation Cup, ATP Challengers);
- sporting events for leagues in Brazil, Australia, Argentina, Japan, Mexico and the USA; and
- other sports like snooker, basketball, volleyball and cricket betting.
As with other Black Double Casino sites, NordicBet offers a wide variety of wager options, including singles, doubles, accumulators and system bets with a large range of limit options.
NordicBet’s Casino, Live Casino and Poker
In addition to being an online sportsbook, NordicBet also offers a range of casino games, including traditional slots, video slots, table games, poker and video poker. For a more authentic casino experience, players may also opt to play the site’s live casino games, which include roulette, baccarat and blackjack.
Transaction Security and Trustworthiness
NordicBet is licensed by the MGA (Malta Gaming Authority), an independent regulatory body that oversees all online gaming companies based in Malta. In order to maintain this licence, NordicBet must comply with stringent regulations, which include the utilisation of cutting-edge security software and fair-play features such as 100% random number generators.
Transactions are available via numerous channels, including all major credit and debit cards, bank transfers, Skrill (Moneybookers), Neteller, EntroPay and ClickandBuy – although it should be noted that fees are charged for some of these options. Players may transact in EUR, NOK, SEK, DKK and USD, with withdrawal turnaround times ranging from 24 hours to six days, depending on the transaction method used.
Bonuses on Offer at NordicBet
NordicBet bonuses vary depending on the player’s country of residence but generally amount to a match bonus of 100% of a certain minimum deposit. In order to withdraw their winnings on wagers using bonuses, players must bet the bonus at least 10 times with total odds of 1.80 or higher.
As the 2014 winner of the Customer Service Operator Award at the annual EGR Awards, NordicBet offers comprehensive customer service via live chat, email and telephone, with average response times of 30 seconds, 30-60 minutes, and 0-2 minutes respectively.