Sportpesa is a popular betting site that originated from Kenya.In Tanzania, it has over 3 million subscribers and more than 1 million active players.Before registering with them,there are few facts you need to know about the betting company:
- How to register with Sportpesa Tanzania
To register via sms send “Game” to 15888. You will receive a confirmation message with a link directing you to read the Terms and Conditions on SportPesa.
Once you have read and understood the Terms and Conditions, send “Accept” to 15888 to finish registration.
After you send “Accept” to 15888, you will receive a confirmation message providing you with a username, which is your phone number, a 4 digit Pin number and a Pay bill number.
- First SMS: KARIBU SPORTPESA. Your Username is XXXXXXXXXX. Your PIN is YYYY. Get TOP GAMES on www.sportpesa.co.tz or SMS FOOTBALL to 15888.
- Second SMS: Predict and win in 2 easy steps. DEPOSIT to Paybill 150888, SMS your prediction (GameID#Your Pick#Bet Amount) to 15888. TZS 24/7 Help: 0764115588 / 0685115588 / 0692115588
- How to Deposit money into Sportpesa Tanzania account
Access your mobile money menu on your phone, and transfer money using the Sportpesa Paybill number sent to you during registration.
- Vodacom M-Pesa: 150888
- Airtel Money: 150888
- Tigo Pesa: 150888
- Halopesa: 150888
Your SportPesa account will be credited automatically. You will then receive a confirmation message from SportPesa for the deposit transaction.
e.g. TZS 2000 received! Your S-PESA account balance is: TZS 2000.
You are now ready to play. Get in the game!
Check the links below for more information on money transfer charges for Vodacom, Airtel, Tigo and Halotel.
- How to Bet via SMS
- How to place a single bet
Follow the steps below to place a single bet via sms.
SMS to 15888 the Game ID of the game you wish to bet on, your prediction and the amount you wish to bet with.
e.g. 8692#2#2000 – where “8692” is the game ID, “2” is your prediction for Away team to win, and “2000” is the bet amount
You will receive a confirmation message from 15888 showing your Bet ID, possible win and your SportPesa account balance. The possible win is calculated by multiplying your total Odds by the bet amount. (e.g.2.36*2000=TZS 236)
e.g. You placed BetID 6934 on Crystal Palace vs FC West Ham, 2. Amount: TZS 2000. POSSIBLE WIN TZS 236. S-PESA balance: TZS 38093.
So you have placed your bet and all you need do now is sit back and enjoy the game you have placed your bet on.
- How to Place a multibet
Follow the steps below to place a Multi bet via sms.
SMS to 15888 the Game IDs of the games you have selected, your predictions for these games, and the amount you want to bet with. (Note that a Multibet has a minimum of two games and a maximum of 20 games).
e.g. 1234#2#4534#1#7180 #X#1350 where 1234 is the first Game ID,2 is the prediction,4534 is the second Game ID, 1 is the prediction, 7180 is the third Game ID and X is the prediction. TZS 1350 is the bet amount for your multibet.
You will receive a confirmation message from 15888 showing your Multi Bet ID, possible win and your SportPesa account balance. The possible win is calculated by multiplying your total Odds by the bet amount. (e.g.2.36*1.22*3.12*2000=TZS 8980)
e.g. You placed MultiBetID 6955. Amount TZS 2000. Possible WIN: TZS 8980 Your S-PESA balance is: TZS 37958
Your bet has been placed, all you have to do is sit back and enjoy the game!
To cancel a bet, send the word “Cancel” followed by “#” and the Bet ID which is the 4 digit number received in the confirmation message, to 15888. Note that you can only cancel a bet within 10 minutes of placing it and before any game from your bet kicks off.
e.g. Cancel#2345 (where 2345 is the Bet ID)
- How to Bet for Sportpesa Jackpot via SMS(Tanzania)
The Jackpot has 13 pre-selected matches that usually play in the middle of the week.
The cash prize for the Jackpot starts at TZS 200,000,000 and the amount progresses every week whenever we don’t have a winner.
To place a bet on the Jackpot, SMS to 15888 “JP” followed by “#” then the 13 predictions of the pre-selected Jackpot games.
Note: One does not have to enter the stake since Jackpot amount by default is TZS 2000.
You will receive a confirmation message from 15888 showing your Jackpot Bet ID, all the 13 predictions you have made, the bet amount and your SportPesa account balance.
Note: You are a winner when all your 13 predictions match the games outcomes.
The Jackpot is equally shared among all the winners.
Bonuses are awarded for 10,11, and 12 correct predictions.
You can place as many bets as you wish on the Jackpot and each bet costs TZS 2000.
Double Combination bet simply makes it easier to make multiple bets at once instead of repeating the same sequence many times if you wish to place more than one Jackpot (JP) bet via sms.
This allows you to place a bet with two predictions on a single game, on up to 7 games from the listed 13 jackpot games in one bet!
For example, if you wish to make 2 predictions on 3 JP games, you will have made 8 bets in total. i.e. 2^3 (2*2*2=8 JP bets)
In the example above, the 2 predictions are on the first, fourth and twelfth game.
This bet is the same as the following 8 JP bets:
- How to cancel a bet on Sportpesa(Tanzania)
Once you have placed a bet and realized that there’s a mistake you committed, Sportpesa allows you to cancel it by following these steps:
To cancel a bet, send the word “Cancel” followed by “#” and the Bet ID (which is the 4 digit number sent to you in the bet confirmation message) to 15888.
Note that you can only cancel a bet within 10 minutes of placing it and before any game from your bet kicks off.
e.g. Cancel#2345 (where 2345 is the Bet ID).
- How to Withdraw Money from Sportpesa Tanzania via SMS
For example if you want to withdraw TZS 1200 from your SportPesa account you will:
- SMS to 15888 ; W#1200#8888 – where W stands for Withdraw, 1200 is the amount of money you wish to withdraw and 8888 is the SportPesa pin you received upon registration. Note: The withdrawal format is standard across all mobile money service providers. i.e Vodacom M-Pesa, Airtel Money, Tigo Pesa, Halopesa.
- You will receive a confirmation message from 15888 and Your Mobile Money account (Vodacom M-Pesa, Airtel Money, Tigo Pesa, Halopesa, etc) will be credited, and a second confirmation SMS to this effect will be sent to you by your mobile service operator.
- Sportpesa jackpot
Sportpesa offers the weekend jackpot which has a total amount upwards of Tsh 200 million. The bonuses start from 10 correct predictions. Every week, the jackpot amount rises if the previous jackpot was not won.
To win the jackpot,you have to play regularly or buy betting tips from us.We send accurate Sportpesa jackpot tips every week at a cost of Tsh 23,000 per month.The payment is made to our phone number 254722927138.Once you make the payment, wait for the tips to be sent via WhatsApp or email.
- Sportpesa Tanzania customer care contacts
You can contact Sportpesa Tanzania through the following numbers:
Reg. Company N: 123072
Tanzania, Dar Es Salaam, Kinondoni District
PENINSULA HOUSE, TOURE DRIVE 251, OYSTERBAY, DAR ES SALAAM, P.O.BOX N: 23135
All correspondence to Director General
27th Floor, PSPF Towers, Mission Street
Postal Address: PO Box 1717, Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA
Gaming Board of Tanzania Licence Number 00831. Issued on 04/10/2018.