Bulgaria is one of several fortunate countries in Eastern Europe in which punters can freely engage in gambling entertainment in licensed venues with confidence. In fact, only gambling operators pay taxes on winnings, while their customers are not required to pay taxes on theirs.
Sports betting is the most popular form of gambling. As the betting arena has become very competitive, sportsbook operators and online casinos offer free bets as enticements.
After all, there’s a wide range of sports betting markets from which sports fans choose a betting product or proposition for their hunches. It should be clear though that for a betting offer to be legal, the online sports site taking the bet must be licensed by Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency.
Most Popular Sports on which Bulgarians Place Bets
Bulgarians are Happy Betting on Football Matches In fact, most bookmakers offer free bets to get the attention of football punters. The local options include competitions between the national teams, topflight and on the Bulgarian Third and Second leagues, Bulgarian Super Cup and International football events like FIFA World Cup, UEFA Champions League, Serie A, Europa League, and the European Championships. Wagering on English Premier League competition is also popular among BGN gamblers.
Nordic Winter Sports a Favorite among BGN Punters Being near the mountainous Balkan ranges makes Nordic winter sports like skiing, ski jumping and bobsledding very appealing not only as sports activities but also as betting favorites at online sports betting outlets. Other winter sports fans await the hockey and figure skating competitions, mostly as qualifying tournaments for the Winter Olympics.
Bulgarian Bettors Remain Devoted to Revered Volleyball Teams Volleyball teams in Bulgaria have been revered since 1947, making Super League’s Levski Volley, CSKA Sofia for both men and women volleyball as top favorites whom gamblers support with bets placed in leading sports betting sites.
Bulgarians and Unforgettable Wins from Bulgarian Tennis Pro Grigor Dimitrov – The Bulgarian version of Roger Federer, Dimitrov won the hearts of many of his countrymen for giving them the most unforgettable betting wins in tennis events. Other tennis competitions that Bulgarian punters await include the Grand Slam Events held at the Wimbledon, Roland Garros, the Australian Open and the US Open.
Other Sports Too Many to Mention – BGN punters never run out of betting products on which to stake their betting money as there are numerous sports betting markets, but too many to mention. Other markets include cycling, basketball, gymnastics, horse racing et al.