Bets will be settled on the official result as declared by the relevant governing body.
Outright Betting –
Outright markets are offered on a Non-runner no bet basis.
Once a player has started playing in a tournament, bets will stand on them for outright tournament betting purposes. If they then withdraw for any reason outright bets will be settled as losers.
Ante-Post bets on any player who takes part in a qualifying tournament but fails to qualify for the main tournament will be classed as losers.
Others on request where applicable.
Each way terms will be displayed; where an option of each way terms paying four places is offered, the 3rd and 4th players will be settled on the losing semi-finalists.
Outright markets, including Top Nationality & Quarter/Half Winner, may be subject to a Rule 4 deduction in the event of significant withdrawal(s).
Match/Set Betting –
A tennis match is deemed to have started with the first serve of the match.
In the event of a match starting but not being completed all match and set betting will be void.
In the event of a change in the total number of sets played match bets will stand, but set betting will be void e.g. A match originally designated as ‘Best of 5 sets’ reduced to ‘Best of 3 sets because of inclement weather.
If one player withdraws or is disqualified and the match has not yet started all bets will be void.
Bets placed after the semi-final stage will be classified as match bets, and in the event of the match starting, but not being completed, will be declared void.
In the event of any of the following circumstances taking place all bets will stand:
a change of playing surface; a change of venue; a change from indoor court to outdoor court or vice versa.
Any bets accepted after a match has started will be deemed void, unless betting in running is available for that match.
For Correct Set Score markets the full number of sets required to win the match must be completed for bets to stand. Should a player be awarded the match prior to the completion of the requisite number of sets all Correct Set Score bets will be void.
First Set Winner –
In the event of the first set not being completed bets will be void.
Tie Break in First Set/Match –
First Set market - In the event of the first set not being completed bets will be void, unless the score has reached 6-6 in which case the market will be settled as Yes.
Match market - In the event of the match starting but not being completed all bets are void unless a tie-break has already occurred, or it is impossible for a tie-break to occur e.g. during the final set of a Wimbledon Match
When a match at one set each is decided by a Champions Tie Break, that tie break will be counted as a set. Therefore the winner of that tie break will be settled as a 2-1 winner.
Live Betting Markets –
Game By Game Betting –
A game is defined as an ordinary game (i.e. not a tie break) which is completed on the same day that it commenced. This bet is available as singles only.
There are eight possible results for a game:
Server wins to love, server wins to 15, server wins to 30, and server wins to deuce.
Receiver wins to love, receiver wins to 15, receiver wins to 30, and receiver wins to deuce.
If a game is delayed by an interruption for any reason and is completed on the same day, that game shall be deemed to be complete for betting purposes.
Any bets on games which are not concluded at the end of play for that day will be made void.
If a game is completed by the awarding of a penalty point by the umpire, the game shall be deemed to be complete.
If a game is completed by the awarding of a penalty game by the umpire, the game shall be void, and all stakes shall be returned.
If a player retires from a match while a game is in progress, but before that game has been completed, that game shall be deemed to be incomplete and all stakes shall be returned.
Set By Set Betting –
If a player retires from a match while a set is in progress, but before that set has been completed, that set shall be deemed to be incomplete and all stakes shall be returned.
Total Games/Handicap Games –
Handicap Games bets are based on the total number of games won by each player in a match e.g. a player with a +3.5 handicap who loses the match 7-6, 7-6, 7-6 would be deemed the winner in the market.
Total Games bets are based on the total number of games played in the match e.g. over/under 20.5 games.
If a player is awarded the match due to a withdrawal prior to the full number of sets being completed, all handicap& total games bets on that match will be void unless, at the time of the withdrawal, the result is already determined.
Any other new or existing live markets offered will be resulted in accordance with the official result as determined by the relevant governing body.If this information is not available, Boylesports decision will be final.
For betting in running purposes the above rules apply unless stated otherwise.
When scores are displayed in running, every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the score and game time; however no liability is accepted for incorrect information displayed.