As a fully integrated gambling and entertainment company, TAB is an unusual operator in the gambling industry. It has a long history of links with Australian racing, and is the nation’s most recognisable betting brand, operating in social venues and racetracks throughout Victoria, New South Wales and ACT. It also runs a pair of popular totes and provides a comprehensive mobile app and website bringing competitive odds to Australian customers.
TAB is well known for their racing association and their TAB Racing is at the heart of their betting service. They provide a good range of markets, as well as Sky Racing for every race. TAB customers can also enjoy access to the NSW TAB and NSW VIC Totes.
With TAB Sports, punters can find all the tools and data they need to bet in their favourite sports. TAB provides hundreds of sports markets on each event. The TAB NRL and AFL betting markets are in-depth and they have coverage all the major overseas leagues like NFL, NBA and the English Premier League. The TAB Sports Blog also does a good job of keeping punters informed with analysis and stats insights on all of the main markets.
The TAB Mobile app is one of the best in the Australian betting industry. It works smoothly, offering access to all the key TAB features, such as shortcut keys, floating video for racing and sports streaming, and incorporates state of the art security with Touch ID, which helps to make betting quicker and easier. The TAB App is compatible with Apple and Android devices and you can also use the TAB website via mobile browser.
TAB Multiplier is an odds boost feature that enables punters to increase the returns for one bet every day. The Multiplier feature can be used in a wide range of racing and sports markets, such as Pari-Mutuel racing, fixed odds racing and multi bets. The feature isn’t yet applicable to sports singles, Footy TAB, Cash Out, Mystery Bets or System Bets.
The TAB Rewards program enables TAB members to earn points with every bet they make, as well as gaining access to TAB privileges. TAB Rewards Loyalty punters can use a TAB card to build up rewards points at any NSW TAB outlet, such as licensed venues, agencies and racetrack facilities. TAB Rewards customers can also gather points through online transactions, and at terminals in TAB agencies, pubs, clubs and racetracks.
Sky Racing and Sky Sports Radio are the racing and sports analysis experts and broadcast over 120,000 races every year. A satellite TV pioneer, Sky offers its programs through cable, online and mobile devices, and all the programs can be accessed via the TAB site or app.
Punters can pick up TAB bonus bets immediately when they open an account and can also earn bonus bets through frequent betting promotions and TAB Rewards program.
TAB Bet Features
TAB Tote Pools
Punters who bet through TAB can access the NSW TAB and VIC TAB tote betting pools. Each race has its own prize pool which will pay out on wins and exotic bets. The totes are owned and operated by TAB and give TAB punters extremely competitive odds.
You can pick up reward points with every bet you make with TAB. TAB Rewards allows you to accumulate points that can be redeemed for a range of services, including TAB bonus bets.
TAB Bonus Bets
TAB customers can also pick up a range of bonus bets. TAB bonus bets are awarded when you create a new account and make an initial deposit, and also via their weekly betting promotions and the TAB Rewards program. Each bonus bets promotion comes with terms and conditions attached, but one of the advantages of TAB bonus bets is that they don’t including wagering requirements, which is good news for TAB customers.
The TAB App works with Android and Apple devices and can be used as soon as you open an account and download it onto your phone or tablet. The App works in the same way to the TAB website, and it provides complete access to all the TAB site features.
The TAB Touch website is a mobile device version of the popular TAB app and is easily accessible through any mobile browser. There are a number of useful tools available through the TAB Touch App and website which will be of benefit to Australian mobile punters.
Another perk of being a TAB customer is the ability to watch Sky Racing videos and radio content. You can catch up with all horse, greyhound and harness racing action as well as Sky’s editorial programming through the web or via the TAB app. Sky Racing betting tips and form guides covering all racing and sports betting markets are also available for TAB punters.
When you bet on racing with TAB Racing, you can take part in their NSW and VIC tote betting pools, and will also be able to access speed maps on every race as well as the detailed Sky Racing form guide. Quaddie bettors can bet on Early Quaddies at every race meeting, and all horse races are live on the web, TAB mobile app and TAB Racing Radio.
TAB Sports offer markets on every sport you might want to bet on. As well as covering all of the most popular events TAB Sports also bring punters hundreds of specialist markets. The TAB Sports Blog includes detailed form and stats analysis across all major sports markets and the TAB fixed odds markets for NRL and AFL games are particularly competitive.
TAB Multiplier enables punters to multiply the return of one bet every day. You can decide how and when to use your Multiplier, and it can be applied to every type of racing bet including Fixed Odds, Win and Place, Tote Win and Place and Exotics Racing. It also works with multi bets in racing and sports markets. Punters are only able to use one Multiplier per day and all Multipliers that remain unused turn invalid at midnight AEST.
TAB Signup Bonus Bets
TAB offers a range of bonus bets and rewards for punters. You can earn bonus bets when you set up an account and make your first deposit or from one of their regular promotions. Bonus bets are credited to accounts within five minutes of claiming, while Account Top-Up bonuses will be awarded within three working days, though in most cases will be added to an account in less than 24 hours. If you win money with a Bonus Bet, you will gain the profit portion from the bet but you won’t get back the bonus bet stake. TAB does not attach any other wagering conditions, although TAB bonus bets cannot be divided into smaller bets.
When you bet with TAB Rewards, each bet counts. Whether you enjoy betting on sport or racing, TAB Rewards gives punters the chance to earn points that can then be swapped for a variety of rewards. You can bag points at any NSW TAB by swiping your card when you strike your bet, or whenever you wager using TAB.com.au or the TAB app. Thanks to the TAB Rewards program, you can benefit from a number of exclusive privileges, including race tickets, racing hospitality, and other bonuses.
TAB Mobile Betting App
You can bet with TAB on Horse Racing, AFL, NRL, NBA and a variety of other sports using your mobile through the TAB App. With the TAB App, you are able to bet live, check the latest results, and cash in your profits. The app provides 3D touch functionality for iPhone 6 models and above, giving access to shortcuts; floating video for live streaming – which facilitates watching live sport while betting, and Touch ID, which makes it easy and fast to bet.
In 2013, TAB created the TAB Touch, which was designed to be the home for racing and sports betting. If provides a huge amount of information on TAB racing and sporting events, such as dividends, live racing radio and sky vision, results, scratchings, tips and data. Compatible with all mobile browsers, TAB Touch includes useful tools such as a left hand mobile menu that makes it simple to navigate between markets and sports. The TAB Touch app and TAB mobile site give you access to a wealth of betting markets every day.
Another bonus with the TAB Mobile app is that it makes it enables you to stream all races direct to your mobile with Sky Racing, which is owned by TAB. All you need to do is set up a TAB account and start betting and you can direct stream Sky Racing to your mobile.
TAB Racing gives punters one of the best racing betting products around. With TAB, you can bet into the NSW TAB or VIC TAB Totes or on a range of fixed odds market. You can also live stream racing content that you won’t find elsewhere.
With TAB Tote Pools, all of the money wagered is allocated to pools for each bet type on every race. After the relevant deductions have been made, the pool of money is divided among the winners. TAB sets up separate pools for each bet type in each race. For example, at a Perth Race meeting, all the races will have their own betting pools for Win, Place, Quinella, Trifecta, and other bets. With SuperTAB and WA TAB novelty bet pools, the commission is taken out as a flat deduction, and for non-SuperTAB meetings in WA, TAB Win and Place dividends are calculated with the losing bets method, which takes Win and Place commission out of the losing bets pool only.
Thanks to TAB Speed Maps, you can benefit from seeing how the TAB expert analysts predict each race will unfold. The Speed Maps feature is an easy-to-use graph that will bring you crucial insight into how the early pace in any horse or dog race will unfold.
TAB punters can also benefit from Early Quaddie bets. These are similar to normal Quaddie bets, but are drawn from earlier races at certain race meetings.
For those who make a point of looking at the top tips before they bet, TAB provides tips for each horse, greyhound and harness race in Australia. Their site will usually highlight tipster offering tips based on form, while others will tip from TAB SkyForm Ratings, time ratings, distance and class, bringing punters a panel of expert advice.
Using the new Sky Racing Media Centre, TAB punters can watch enhanced racing content. This service offers access to all of the main Sky programs, and has been updated with improvements such as Enhanced LIVE racing vision. With the Sky Racing Media Centre, horse racing fans can catch program content including In The Gig, The Catching Pen, Racing Round the World, John Tapp’s Inside Racing, The Punting Club, and Off The Beaten Track, as well as race replays, racing news, special programs, and editorials from TAB Sky Racing’s stable of experts. All you have to do to access this content is set up a TAB internet account.
Racing Audio and Video replays can all be enjoyed through the Sky Racing website by clicking the Sky Racing Media Centre link on the TAB website and app. The Racing Radio Audio Archive, which contains twelve months of audio content, is also accessible by choosing the ‘Older Results’ option on the ‘Results’ pages.
TAB racing punters can benefit from free access to the SkyForm Form Guide, which offers a complete overview of all race meetings held on a certain day, arranged by code. The guide includes links to tips, SkyForm Runner Summary Tables, weather information and track condition data. The SkyForm Runner Summary Table also provides a handy overview of the next race and a form summary for all runners.
You can also stay up to date with the latest TAB racing results using the website or app. The TAB results include race meetings in Australia, every day, and provide details of scratchings, pool totals, deductions, first four placings, dividends, substitutes, and tote price for every horse in the field in NSW and VIC racing going back 12 months.
TAB Sports brings punters a wide selection of markets, including the most popular NRL, AFL and soccer tournaments. Not only do they provide the usual betting options such as head to head and margin bets, they also bring you a depth of specialist markets for each match, while the TAB Sports blog is full of vital team information and form guides for punters, bringing together all of the data you need to make an informed bet.
In Play Betting is popular in Australia, and with TAB Sports Betting, you can bet live in play on all your favourite leagues, including NBA, NFL, NRL and AFL. You can bet as the game is going on by getting in touch with the helpful TAB live betting team or having them call you by choosing the live betting button on the website or through the TAB app.
The TAB Streaming feature enables customers to stream a range of sports from across the globe via the app or website, and the Live Stats and Score service keeps punters in touch with the latest scores and key stats for all ongoing sports games, including soccer, NBA, NRL and AFL. The TAB live stats service also has in-depth form analysis on each game.
Thanks to the TAB Multiplier, you can multiply the returns on one bet every day. The Multiplier can be employed with a range of bets such as Fixed Odds Win and Place Racing, Tote Win and Place Racing and Exotics Racing. The Multiplier can also be used with multi bets.
For punters who like to bet on the NRL, the TAB NRL coverage is impressive. They offer hundreds of markets on all the games in their TAB NRL pages, and the TAB NRL form section gives punters in-depth analysis each week throughout the entire NRL season. TAB also has a good product for AFL punters, with in-depth market coverage and up to date form information to satisfy even the most fanatical AFL fan.
Thanks to the TAB Sports results service, punters can stay up to date with all the latest news and scores. The service shows TAB sports results as they happen in every betting market, and can be viewed via website, mobile app or TAB Touch. It’s also handy to know that you don’t have to sign into a TAB account to check out the TAB Sports results.
TAB also makes it easy to make multi bets with the TAB Bet Builder. Thanks to the new and improved TAB Bet Builder it is simple to put together multiple bets and exotics, and to use bonus bets. Every time you make a selection, it is automatically added to the Bet Builder, so any Fixed Odds selections can easily be brought together into a Multi bet.