Virtual Sports Betting in Kenya

Virtual sports betting has been available for a while now but the deadly Covid 19 pandemic has made virtual sports betting even more popular due to the fact that most sporting events worldwide have been suspended and people’s perception of Virtual betting has changed as it is now proving to be a real alternative to real sports betting.

Bookmakers worldwide have intensified their efforts to market virtual betting through various media channels because it offers punters more opportunities of winning even when the world has been subjected to lockdowns and suspensions due to Coronavirus.

What is Virtual Sports Betting?

Virtual gaming is betting on computer generated games whose outcomes are generated by a computer algorithm that picks the winner in a non-biased way. Virtual sports betting has its own advantages which include the fact that these matches cannot be fixed and also that these games can be played at all hours of the day, every day for users wishing to place a bet. 
The advancement of technology has enabled virtual sporting products have improved graphics and features which give punters that real sports feeling. There is a large number of sports covered in virtual sports including soccer, tennis, horse racing, dog racing among other sports. 
You will notice that virtual sports emulate the real sports but in a quick and speedy way, the length of virtual sports is significantly reduced, For example, Virtual Soccer matches only take about 5 minutes instead of the 90 minutes played in the real version of the game.

Which Kenya Betting sites offer Virtual Sports Betting

The Kenyan betting industry is one of the biggest in Africa with bookmakers realizing millions in profit and the Kenyan bookmakers have pioneered most of the betting technologies in Africa. Kenyan bookmakers indeed offer virtual soccer betting and the Kenyan punters have received this new product very well as many of them are now constantly betting on E-Sports.

1. Betika Virtual Sports Betting (www.betika.com)
Betika which is one of the most popular bookmakers in Kenya do offer Virtual Sports Betting to their valued customers. What is disappointing is the unavailability of many virtual sporting games like horse racing, dog racing and other exciting games at the moment on the Betika betting platform as they currently offer only the Betika League, which is a soccer virtual game.
The Betika League is a 2 minute virtual game with a total of three betting markets namely 3 Way, Total Goals and GG/NG
2.Mozzartbet Virtuals (https://www.mozzartbet.co.ke/)
Mozzartbet offer virtual sports betting to their valued customers. Registers Mazzartbet customers can enjoy a number of virtual games on the Mozzart betting platform 24 hours a day giving them more opportunities to win. Mozzart games are presented in HD video streams that give you the impression of the real sports.
Virtual games availbale on the Mozzart Platform are League, Tournament, Greyhounds, Horses, Speedway and Motorbikes. There are various games within these games, for example, there are many leagues that fall under ‘league’ like England League , China League and Italy League.
Betting markets for ‘League’ are 1 x 2, correct score, Under/Over and Double Chance
Betting Markets for Greyhounds are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta
Betting Markets for horses are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta
Betting Markets for Speedway are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta and Quinella
Betting Markets for Motorbikes are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta


3. Sportybet Virtual Betting (https://www.sportybet.com/ke/)
Sportybet is a popular and professional bookmaker in Kenya and is trusted  by many punters. Sportybet is part of those Kenyan bookmakers who are offering virtual sports to their customers.
Sportybet offers two types of virtual games on their betting platform namely the Instant Virtuals and Scheduled Virtuals. 
Instant Virtuals is just a soccer league game which features Premier League teams like Manchester United, Tottenham, Liverpool and other popular premier league teams. 
Scheduled Virtuals comprises of a number of games namely League, Greyhound, Horses, Speedway and Motorbikes. League consists of a number of leagues namely England League, German League, Nation Cup, Nigeria League, Turkey League and Italy League so there is quite a selection on the Sportybet virtual betting platform.
Betting markets for ‘League’ are 1 x 2, correct score, Under/Over, 1X2-Handicap-Over/Under, 1X2-Double Chance-GG/NG and Double Chance
Betting Markets for Greyhounds are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta
Betting Markets for Greyhounds are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta
Betting Markets for horses are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta
Betting Markets for Speedway are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta and Quinella
Betting Markets for Motorbikes are Win/Place/Shaw, Even/Odd, Over/Under, Exacta, Quinella and Trifecta

4. m-CHEZA Virtuals https://www.mcheza.co.ke/
m-CHEZA is a Kenyan bookmaker which has been around for half a decade now having been founded in 2015. The bookmaker offers quite a number of betting products like various sports, E-Sports and Virtual Sports. You must be a registered m-CHEZA client for you to bet on the m-CHEZA platform.
Virtual Sports on the m-CHEZA platform are provided by the 1X2 Network where you can watch games on your screen and in real time, the games include Soccer, Virtual Football Pro, Virtual Champions, Virtual Europa League, Euros, African Cup, Touchdown and Rugby.
The good thing about these games is that you can play them via your smartphone, tablet or a computer.
5. Chezacash Virtual Sports (https://chezacash.com/)
ChezaCash is a popular bookmaker which  operates in Kenya and is run by Best Sports K. Ltd. The bookmaker is fast becoming a household name in the Kenyan Betting Industry due to the proffessional manner in which they conduct their business.
Chezacash offers many sporting events for betting disciplines to wager on like football, basketball, tennis, rugby, handball, volleyball, baseball amongst other sports and they have now added virtual sports as their latest betting product.
Currently Chezacash only have two virtual football games which are Virtual Football Mode and Virtual Football World Cup. Both games currently have the 1 X 2 betting market.
6. Helabet Virtuals (https://www.helabet.com/)
HelaBet is one of the most loved betting sites in Kenya ever since it was launched in 2015 although the bookmaker was founded in the year 2003. The bookmaker has a very clean and responsive website which is very competitive in the betting industry.
Helabet has a huge pool of betting products for their punters to bet on , they are currently offering Casino, Sports, Poker, Betgames and more recently Virtual Sports. 
The betting markets for Virtual Football League are Match Result, Double Chance, Over/Under 2.5 , Asian Handicap, First to Score, GG/NG , Draw no Bet , Total Goals , Half Time/ Full Time , Odd/Even , First Half Result, First Half Double Chance and First Half Handicap.  
The betting markets for Virtual Bicycle are 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1st or 2nd, 1st or 3rd, 2nd or 3rd and 1st or 2nd or 3rd
The betting markets for Virtual Football Pro are Match Result, Double Chance, Over/Under 2.5 , Asian Handicap, First to Score, GG/NG , Draw no Bet , Total Goals , Half Time/ Full Time , Odd/Even , First Half Result, First Half Double Chance and First Half Handicap
The betting markets for Virtual Greyhounds are 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1st or 2nd, 1st or 3rd, 2nd or 3rd and 1st or 2nd or 3rd
The betting markets for Virtual Horse Racing are 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1st or 2nd, 1st or 3rd, 2nd or 3rd and 1st or 2nd or 3rd
The betting markets for Virtual Marble Racing are 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1st or 2nd, 1st or 3rd, 2nd or 3rd and 1st or 2nd or 3rd
7.
Kwikbet Virtual Sports (https://kwikbet.co.ke/)
KwikBet is one of the many betting platforms in the Kenyan Betting Industry today. In terms of the overall betting experience, Kwikbet is up there with the best because they have a professional website and they offer a good service. The bookmaker has a number of sports  available for betting and they have recently introduced Virtual Betting.
Kwikbet offers quite a huge number of games to their valued customers namely; Virtual Soccer, Virtual Champions, Instant Football, Instant Horses, Virtual World Cup, Virtual Tennis, Instant Greyhounds, Instant Trotting, Virtual African Cup, Virtual Rugby, Virtual Europa League, Virtual Euros, Virtual Football Pro, Virtual Racing, Touchdown, Instant Racing, Instant Speedway, Instant Velondrome.
The betting markets for Virtual Champions are 1 X 2
The betting markets for Instant Football are 1 X 2, Double Chance, Total Goals, Correct ScoreThe betting markets for Virtual Soccer are 1 X 2
The betting markets for Virtual World Cup are 1 X 2, Asian Handicap, Total Goals, Correct Score
The betting markets for African Cup are 1 X 2
The betting markets for Virtual Europa League are 1 X 2, Asian Handicap, Total Goals
The betting markets for Virtual Euros are 1 X 2
The betting markets for Horse Racing are Win Place Forecast (1 X 2)
The betting markets for Instant Trotting are Win Place Forecast (1 X 2)