Did you know that text messages can be used for more than lying about being sick to your boss without having to put on a fake sick voice? Or sending naked pictures of yourself to, well, whoever?
That’s right text messages can be used to share information with friends, wish your mum happy birthday, send naked pictures of yourself to whoever AND now you can even place bets with Paddy Power with a simple text message. All the details of just how easy it is, as well as our limited time free bet offer are below
Bet £10/€10 by Text this week and get a £10/€10 FREE TEXT BET to use on anything you like!
To place a text bet, simply send your stake & selection to 51465!
• To place £10 win on Sprinter Sacre to win, send 10 sprinter sacre
• To place £10 on Rooney to score first, send 10 rooney first goalscorer
• To place £10 on both teams to score in Chelsea v Man U, send 10 BTTS CHELSEA
• To place a double on Liverpool & Man U, send 10 liverpool man utd
We’ll text you back confirmation of your bet & if your bet’s a winner, we’ll text you to let you know the good news!
FREE BETS WILL BE CREDITED IMMEDIATELY & WILL SHOW ON YOUR BET RECEIPT!
You can use your normal Paddy Power username for Text Betting, so don’t forget to include it for your first text bet so we know who you are! After that, there’ll be no need to text anything other than your bet details!
STANDARD NETWORK RATES APPLY
Don’t worry if you need to top up! Just text your bet and we’ll call you to confirm your CV2 number!
WHAT ELSE CAN YOU DO BY TEXT?
1. Place Any Bet on Any Event
You can place any bet on any market on any event. See the examples above or for a full list of keys and abbreviations that will make your life easier,
(can we link to http://www.paddypower.com/iframe/content/dialabet/abbreviations.html)
2. Check Odds
Text ‘Odds’ and whatever you’re trying to find to 51465, eg. ‘Odds Rooney First Goalscorer’
3. Make Deposits
Need to make a deposit to your account? Simply text ‘deposit’ and your stake to 51465, eg. ‘Deposit 50’
4. Check Your Balance
To get your balance all you have to do is text the word ‘Balance’ and we’ll text you back
Free bet T&C’s:
Available to all text bettors
– Offer exclusive to bets placed by text.
– Max free bet £10/€10 & one free bet per customer.
– Free bet stake not returned with winnings.
– Text betting requires a Paddy Power account.
– Offer available until Sunday 2nd November 2014
– Over 18’s only and terms & conditions apply.