William Hill has partnered with the Tropicana Casino in Evansville, Indiana, to bring its retail sportsbook and sports betting app to the Hoosier State.
Already operating more than 100 sportsbooks in the US, William Hill has a wealth of experience and a popular betting platform.
William Hill provides online betting on pro and college leagues in football, basketball, baseball and hockey plus more individual and team sports. It also offers some generous bonuses and promotions to bettors at all bankroll levels.
In this review we’ll explain William Hill bonuses, promotions and loyalty rewards and how to download, register and navigate the William Hill betting app.
Yes. In 2019, Indiana passed bill H 1015 to fully legalize sports betting with the first retail and online sportsbooks following soon afterward.
All online betting sites in Indiana need a license via an in-state brick-and-mortar casino. In Indiana, William Hill partnered with Tropicana Casino.
To legally bet at William Hill’s sportsbook, either in person or online, you need to be at least 21 years or older and inside the borders of Indiana.
All online sportsbook or app users are geolocated via their device to ensure they are within the geographical boundaries of the state.
New customers at William Hill Sportsbook Indiana get a Bet $50, Get $50 promotion upon signing up.
To collect you need to make $50 or more in bets within 30 days. The $50 total can be a single bet or a series of smaller bets.
After new players clear the bonus requirements, they will receive $50 within seven days. There is no rollover or additional wagering requirement necessary to clear the bonus funds.
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The promos at William Hill sportsbook revolve around popular in-season sports. For example, here are some of the Will Hill promotions available for betting on the NFL:
These are a great illustration of what existing players will get at William Hill throughout the year for other sports.
Once you’ve downloaded the William Hill Sportsbook app you’ll need to register before you can start making bets. This is only a two-minute process.
You’ll be asked to provide your name, last four digits of your Social Security number, email address and home address.
Backup documents are not necessary for proof of ID unless your account is flagged for a security check.
While new to Indiana, hundreds of thousands of William Hill customers around the globe are very familiar with the blue, gold and white logo and interface.
The William Hill site itself is organized into three columns.
In the middle of the page, you’ll find the main betting markets and odds.
The top of this section features a banner advertising the latest promotions, offers and popular bets, while the most popular markets are listed below.
As you scroll down, you’ll see a selection of markets, with the most significant upcoming games being the most prominent. Each market will feature the point spread (run line in baseball, or puck line in hockey), the moneyline and the totals (in some sports, these markets don’t always apply).
On many of the broader markets, you’ll also see a “More Bets” option, which will bring up a series of additional betting markets, including prop bets.
The right-hand column is where you’ll find the bet slip.
This column is empty at first. Click on any of the odds, and the bet slip will appear and autofill with the selection. With just one selection, you can place a straight bet, or add more into the mix to place exotic bets.
Upon scrolling down to the bottom of the page, you’ll find links to other parts of the site, including “Feedback,” “Help,” the terms of service and the house rules.
If you want to download the William Hill sports betting app, you must visit WilliamHill.com from an Indiana location.
The site will automatically redirect you using your IP address and offer you the app download depending on your device.
If you have an Apple device (iPhone/iPad), you can download the iOS app in the Apple App Store.
If you’re an Android user, you will find the app download at the William Hill site.
The browser version of the site works well on either your mobile device and your computer or laptop.
You’ll find all the standard bet types at William Hill’s online sportsbook in Indiana:
• Point spread
• Player props
• Team props
Individual sports will offer up a range of bet types.
For example, in football, you can wager on the first scoring play, or the total number of touchdowns in a game or which team will punt the most times.
Live betting plays a significant role at William Hill.
Clicking the “In-Play” option brings up all of the sports currently in action, each offering odds reflecting the current state of play.
Links at the top of the live betting page allow you to filter the in-play markets by sport.
Alongside the most popular sports listed above, there are also an array of other sports for you to wager on.
The “Auto” section carries the latest odds from NASCAR, Formula One and IndyCar, while both the boxing and MMA sections give odds on major upcoming bouts.
International sports such as Australian rules football will also appear during their respective seasons.
Being a fully regulated site within the state of Indiana, there is a range of deposit options available for customers.
In addition, you can deposit cash at the Tropicana Casino cage in Evansville.
Cashing out at William Hill is equally efficient. Generally speaking the means of deposit can be used as a means of cashing out. Check on the Will Hill cashier page to see all of your cashout options.
The “Help” section of the William Hill site offers a useful guide to all aspects of the site.
“Topics” at the top of the page include links to payments, promotions, sports rules, and terms and conditions. Clicking any of these links takes you to another page, giving you detailed info on your chosen topic. There is a list of the most asked FAQs on this page.
If you can’t find the info you need on the help page, there are three other options:
All of the three customer service options listed above are available 24/7.
A link to the “Responsible Gaming” page appears at the bottom of the home screen. The introduction to the page states the following:
“This document was created to inform customers of the perils associated with compulsive gambling and serve as a means of prevention to those who have problem gambling tendencies. Please take a moment to read through this information, as it will not only help you avoid excesses, but provide you with the means to maximize your enjoyment while gaming responsibly.”
The page goes on to list a series of warning signs that could point to problem gambling, as well as links to sites and organizations that can help.
Practical measures that could prevent problem gambling are the following:
In extreme cases, self-exclusion is also possible, which will see you unable to access your account for between three and 30 days.
With the current competition in Indiana, many sites are all looking to grab a piece of the market share.
William Hill may be in the best place to take advantage. With a history going back to 1934, William Hill is unrivaled in terms of experience and a level of trust.
New customers will be enticed by the straightforward, free $50 cash-back offer, while promotions on the most significant sporting events will appeal to all existing customers.
With the wide-ranging sports coverage and the vast range of markets available, William Hill offers a solid choice as a sportsbook.