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How to place a first half bet on Sportpesa

Among the multiple betting options available to punters who use the services of Sportpesa is the opportunity to place a stake on half-time results. You could place bets on any of halftime “home win”, “draw” or “away win”.

For punters placing a stake via SMS, below are the codes for placing stakes on any of the betting options available for first half result and a pictorial representation.

Home Win (HT1#1)

Draw (HT1#X)

Away Win (HT1#2)

For instance, in a match between Arsenal and Chelsea, to choose arsenal as the first-half winner, the SMS to be sent to 79097 should appear in this format:

8395#HT1#1#200 (where 8395 is your Game ID, HT1#1 means you chose Arsenal as the first-half winner and 200 is the value of stake).

In less than a minute after sending this SMS, you will get a confirmation message to that effect.

For punters intending to bet on a half-time result via Sportpesa’s website, below are the steps:

After signing in, find the link highlighted above and you will be redirected to another page similar to the one shown below.

Clicking on the highlighted link gives you the opportunity to choose from a number of half-time results (home win, draw, away win, correct score, amount of goals and many other options).