Glossary is usually defined as an alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge. This knowledge base glossary provides a collection of knowledge base documents that define many technical terms. These terms are arranged alphabetically, but you can quickly jump to a specific term by selecting its first letter from the index of the knowledge base glossary below.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets can be made by either selecting a Home Win, a Draw or an Away Win. Bets will be settled at the end of normal time play, excluding extra time and penalties (where applicable).
Accept Any Odds
When enabled, the accept any odds feature on your bet ticket allows our system to accept any odds if the odds fluctuate when you process the bet. Enabling this feature means both increased and decreased odds will be accepted.
A system generated unique identification number for your SBOTOP account.
A bet option of the Correct Score bet type in SBOTOP Sports. To win AOS or "any other score", your chosen team (home or away) must win by a result or score that is not quoted on the market.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Asian 1X2 is an exciting form of live betting of the 1X2 market. The score when the bet is placed is taken in consideration when considering the final score.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Asian Handicap is a form of betting that creates a more balanced betting environment between two mismatched competing teams by giving a "handicap" (expressed in goals or points) to the teams before kick-off. In Asian Handicap, a goal deficit is given to the team more likely to win (i.e. the Favourite) and a head start is given to the team less favoured to win (i.e. the Underdog).
Auto Refresh Odds
When enabled, the auto refresh odds feature on your bet ticket allows your bet ticket to be automatically refreshed, ensuring that you are updated with the latest odds that SBOTOP offers. The refresh timer is 10 seconds for non-live events; 5 seconds for live events; and 30 seconds for outright events.
The team or player playing at the ground or venue of the opposing team or player.
A honey bee themed slot game with free spin and prize pick opportunities, offered in SBOTOP Games.
The actual credit amount you can use to place bets with. Your bet credit can be more than or equals to zero, however you will not be able to place bets if your bet credit is zero. You can increase your bet credit by depositing funds into your SBOTOP account.
When enabled, the betting budget feature allows you to limit your total stakes for any 7 consecutive days.
A web browser is a software application which you use to access the services and products that SBOTOP offers online. SBOTOP is compatible with the following popular web browsers: Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8; Mozilla Firefox 3; Opera 10 and Safari 4.
In cases where the drawing of additional card(s) results in a card total exceeding the regulated points.
A game feature in Red Dog allowing players to refuse a wager raise prior to the dealer drawing the third card.
A card game offered in SBOTOP Games. Players can bet on the suit, suit color, or numeric value of the next card drawn. If players guess correctly, a win occurs.
The remaining amount of cash you currently hold in your SBOTOP account. Your cash balance changes in accordance to the bets and transfer transactions you make.
Casino Games is a one-stop entertainment site offering a wide range of online casino games, including multiplayer Live Dealer games such as Live Dealer Baccarat and Live Dealer Roulette.
A bet type in racing events. Bets can be made by selecting three runners to come first, second and third in any order.
A cookie is a small piece of text stored on your computer by a web browser and is useful in recording your preferences when using SBOTOP’s website. You will need to have your cookies enabled to use SBOTOP’s website.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. First Half Correct Score bets are made by predicting the correct result or score at the end of the first half of a match or event. Full Time Correct Score bets are made by predicting the correct result or score at the end of the match or event.
SBOTOP accepts a variety of credit cards such as Visa and MasterCard. As certain payment methods only support limited currencies, the list of payment methods available therefore depends on the currency of your SBOTOP account.
The account currency used for your SBOTOP transactions. SBOTOP supports a variety of currencies such as Australian Dollar, British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar, Japanese Yen, Malaysian Ringgit, New Zealand Dollar, Norwegian Krone, South African Rand, South Korean Won, Swedish Krona and Thailand Baht.
A virtual horse racing betting game offered in SBOTOP Games. Players can bet on the outcome of instant horse races.
A dead heat occurs when two or more competitors finish a sporting event with an identical place or classification.
SBOTOP has an extensive network of payment solutions which accept all major Debit Cards. As certain payment methods only support limited currencies, the list of payment methods available therefore depends on the currency of your SBOTOP account.
The default odds display page is displayed each time you sign in to your SBOTOP account. You can choose to set the Today or 1X2 & DC page as your default page.
When enabled, the default stake feature allows the system to input your last entered stake as the default stake each time you open a new bet ticket. Your default stake is reset each time you sign out of your SBOTOP account.
When enabled, the deposit limit feature allows you to restrict the maximum value of deposits you can make to your SBOTOP account for a certain period of time. You may set the daily maximum deposit limit, or set the maximum deposit limit for periods of 7 or 30 days.
You can select the display time for your SBOTOP account to GMT +8 or your computer time.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Double Chance (DC) is similar to 1X2 bets except that you are able to bet on two out three possible outcomes by selecting the following options: a Home Win or Away Win; a Draw or Away Win; or a Draw or Home Win. If one of the two possible outcomes is achieved, the bet is won. If a match is played on neutral ground, the team listed first on the website is deemed to be the home team for betting purposes.
A double-line style of the odds display panel in SBOTOP Sports.
A duck shooter themed slot game offered in SBOTOP Games, with free spin and prize pick opportunities.
Dr Jekyll’s Keno
Dr Jekyll’s Keno is a numbers game with a Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde story theme offered in SBOTOP Games.
A draw occurs when competitors in an event finish evenly; ends in a tie.
A betting market in SBOTOP Sports offering events which are open for betting before the actual event date.
Your email is used to receive important information with regard to your SBOTOP account. As all email correspondence will be sent to this email, it is crucial that you provide a valid email. The email you provide to SBOTOP should be your primary email or the email used for your payment user account, if any.
You can deposit via EntroPay at SBOTOP. EntroPay is a virtual card allowing you to make instant deposits and withdrawals from your personal credit or debit card. EntroPay is easy, secure, and can be used from any Visa accepting country.
An odds type used in SBOTOP Sports. Euro odds are quoted as a positive number greater than 1. Multiplying European odds by the amount of your stake represents the estimated return if the bet is won including the initial stake.
An Event contains odds offered by SBOTOP for you to bet on.
Extended Validation SSL
SBOTOP uses VeriSign Extended Validation SSL Certificate to protect the transmission of sensitive information between your browser and the web server by data encryption.
The predicted winning team or player in a particular event. The favourite is at an advantage and more favoured to win. The contrary to the favourite is the underdog.
An action-packed slot game with sparkling lines and explosive reels, offered in SBOTOP Games.
First Goal/Last Goal (FG/LG)
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets can be made by predicting the First, Last, or No Goal after kickoff in the designated match with regular time of play. Own goals count to the team credited with the goal.
The period of play before half time in a sport event, as opposed to the second half.
First To Start
A bet type specific in SBOTOP Football. Bets can be made by predicting the First, Last, or No Goal after kickoff in the designated match with regular time of play. Own goals count to the team credited with the goal.
A toybox themed slot game in SBOTOP Games with free spin and unique prize pick opportunities.
A crazy football themed slot game offered in SBOTOP Games, awarding players with penalty kick bonus games to win up to 250 times.
A bet type in racing events. Bets can be made by selecting two runners to come first and second in the specified order.
The official play of a sport event.
The funds deposit functionality allows you to deposit funds into your SBOTOP account through the different payment methods that SBOTOP supports. The funds which you have deposited into your SBOTOP account can then be used to place bets.
The funds withdrawal functionality allows you to submit a withdrawal request to SBOTOP, allowing you to withdraw funds from your SBOTOP account through the payment service provider which you have utilised during your funds deposit process.
A help support organization providing information, advice, support and free counseling for the prevention and treatment of problem gambling.
Exclusive games including keno, scratchcards, slots and virtual games available on SBOTOP. Unlimited plays with no download and installation required.
A method of restarting play, and is awarded to the defending team when the ball leaves the field of play by crossing the goal line (either on the ground or in the air) without a goal having been scored, having been last touched by an attacking player.
The interval between the two halves of a sport event.
Half Time/Full Time (HT/FT)
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets can be made by predicting the half time and full time results of a designated match.
The handicap (hdp) points allocated to the underdog to create a more balanced betting environment between two mismatched competing teams.
Head To Head
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets can be made on the outcome of a match or event between two paired competitors. In the event of a draw result, all bets will be refunded at odds of 1.00.
Hit means you wish to accept an additional card from the deck.
The team or player playing on its or his own ground or field, or in its or his own venue.
Hong Kong Odds
An odds type used in SBOTOP Sports. Hong Kong odds are quoted as a positive number. When multiply with your stake it shows the estimated return if the bet is won, excluding the initial bet itself.
SBOTOP is licensed and regulated by the Government of the Isle of Man.
The International Bank Account Number (IBAN) is an international standard for identifying bank accounts across national borders. The IBAN has a maximum of 34 alphanumeric characters. Please contact your bank if you are unsure about your IBAN.
An odds type used in SBOTOP Sports. Indo odds are quoted either as a positive or a negative number greater than 1. A negative odd shows you how much you will need to risk in order to win the equal amount of your stake. A positive odd shows you the potential returns if you win, but if you lose you will only lose your stake.
An Irish themed slot game offered in SBOTOP Games, awarding players with free spin and bonus game opportunities.
Jacks or Better 100 Hand
A poker game offered in SBOTOP Games. Players can bet on one or more hands at the same time, and the objective is to achieve winning combinations.
Jewels of Anubis
Jewels of Anubis is a scratchcard game with an ancient Egyptian theme offered in SBOTOP Games.
The person who rides a horse in horse racing.
Know Your Customer (KYC)
SBOTOP employs a form of process checking known as Know Your Customer (KYC) checking to validate your identity as a customer and to ascertain relevant information pertaining to you. As part of the KYC process, we require you to produce documents that are valid proof of your identity in order to complete your identity verification process and ensure that you are of legal age to use our services.
An association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members. Sports events that SBOTOP offers for betting are categorized according to the league of the event.
A form of betting where events are open for betting during the period when the event is ongoing. Odds prices are dynamic with live betting and change in accordance to the course of the actual event.
Live Casino offers the Royal Suite and 338 Suite, featuring the world’s favourite Live Baccarat, Live Roulette, Live Sic Bo and Live Blackjack casino games.
SBOTOP Live Center offers a variety of live betting services, to help you make a bet quickly and easily in SBOTOP Sports. With SBOTOP Live Center, you can watch live video streaming of ongoing sports events, know the match status and event statistics via the Live Court panel, and check the latest odds as well as make live bets at any point of time.
A feature of the SBOTOP Live Center in SBOTOP Sports, Live Court is an animated representation of live sports events, using simple animations to illustrate the live status of the game, providing real-time updates and coverage of the whole game.
The login name that you have chosen during the registration process is used to sign in to your SBOTOP account and cannot be changed once you have created your SBOTOP account. A login name must be between 6 and 15 characters, contains only letters (a-z) and numbers (0-9), and start with a letter. Letters are not case-sensitive.
A dice game offered in SBOTOP Games. Players can bet on the result of the roll of a pair of standard dice.
A slot game featuring fashion girl and trendy makeover with free spin and prize pick opportunities, offered in SBOTOP Games.
An odds type used in SBOTOP Sports. Malay odds are quoted either as a positive or a negative number not greater than 1. A negative odd when multiply with your stake shows you the amount you will need to risk in order to win 1 unit. A positive odd when multiply with your stake shows you the potential winnings if the bet is won.
The betting market is where you place a bet on an event offered by SBOTOP. Events open for betting may be offered in different markets such as a particular soccer match may be offered in both the Today and 1X2 & DC markets.
You can deposit via MasterCard at SBOTOP. MasterCard is a global bank card payments brand with the principal business of processing payments.
Maximum Bet (Max Bet)
The maximum amount of stake you can place for each bet varies according to the specific bet type and is subject to change without prior notice by the operator.
Maximum Payout (Max Payout)
The maximum winning amount you can receive from SBOTOP if your selection wins an event.
Mazzetti is a card game offered in SBOTOP Games.
Mini Jewels of Anubis
The mini version of Jewels of Anubis scratchcard games.
Mini Toto Keno
The mini version of Toto Keno Bingo game.
Minimum Bet (Min Bet)
The minimum amount of stake you have to place for each bet varies according to the specific bet type and is subject to change without prior notice by the operator.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. A mix parlay bet is a bet which combines multiple selections (a minimum of 3 selections) of different games or matches offered for betting. A mix parlay bet which combines different selections within the same game or match are not allowed where the outcome of one affects the other.
SBOTOP Mobile Web is designed for optimised use on smartphones such as iPhone and Android phones, allowing users to connect to the online mobile betting service web and make fast transactions such as place bets and view account statement.
Money Line (ML)
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets can be made on the outcome of a match or event between two paired competitors. In the event of a draw result, all bets will be refunded at odds of 1.00.
My Bets is a summary of all running, waiting and rejected bets that were made by you.
You can use the favourites feature to bookmark your favorite events or sports leagues. Using the favorites feature, you can easily view events which you are interested in at a glance.
You can deposit via NETBANX at SBOTOP. NETBANX is a PCI compliant payment service provider allowing merchants to accept and process online payments via credit cards, debit cards, pre-paid cards and a range of other payment types.
You can deposit via NETELLER at SBOTOP. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the UK government, NETELLER is an online money transfer service where you can deposit, withdraw and transfer funds using a free NETELLER account.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets are settled based on the aggregate sum total of points/goals (resulting in an odd or even number) in a match or series of matches in which the bets were placed. A 0-0 score is considered as even.
The probability of an outcome in an event stated in numerical form. Odds tell you how much you could win by placing a bet on your selection in an event. SBOTOP offers European odds, Malaysian odds, Indonesian odds and Hong Kong odds types for betting. Odds are subject to fluctuation at any time.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. An outright bet involves the selection of a winner in a tournament, competition, league or event either from the onset or at any stage of the tournament, competition, league or event prior to the conclusion of the competition where the results are still undecided.
Over (Bet Option)
Used in the Over/Under (OU) bet type in SBOTOP Sports where the aggregate sum total of points/goals etc achieved is over the prescribed target number set by the operator in a match or series of matches in which the bets were placed.
Over 18s Only
SBOTOP takes a strong stand in being a socially responsible bookmaker while providing our customers with an enjoyable gaming experience. You must be at least 18 years of age or the legal minimum age in your country of residence (whichever is higher) to open an account with SBOTOP.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets are settled based on the aggregate sum total of points/goals etc achieved (resulting in an over or under a prescribed target number set by the operator) in a match or series of matches in which the bets were placed.
The password that you have chosen during the registration process is used to sign in to your SBOTOP account. Your password must contain at least 8 characters and include a combination of alphabetic characters (uppercase or lowercase letters) and numbers. Your password must not contain your login name, first and last name. Password is set to expire every 90 days and you are required to change your password as part of SBOTOP’s strict security measure.
A set of password security rules defined to protect your account from unauthorised access.
A payline runs across the slot screen and across all reels in horizontal, diagonal or zigzag pattern.
The means by which you make payments to SBOTOP. SBOTOP offers a wide variety of payment methods for you to deposit funds quickly and easily into your SBOTOP account. As certain payment methods only support limited currencies, the list of payment methods available therefore depends on the currency of your SBOTOP account.
The winning amount you receive from SBOTOP if your selection wins an event.
A free kick at the goal from the penalty spot (which only the goalkeeper is allowed to defend), awarded to the attacking team after a foul within the penalty area by an opponent.
The placing of a bet on different segments of a game (e.g. quarters, halves, periods, sets, rounds or overs).
Photo Identity Document
Any form of identity document that includes a photograph of the document holder. Some examples of photo identity documents include your passport, national identity card, driver’s licence, etc. SBOTOP requires you to produce documents that are valid proof of your identity in order to complete your identity verification process and ensure that you are of legal age to use our services.
Pirate Instant is a scratchcard game with a pirate theme offered in SBOTOP Games.
Place (Horse Racing)
A bet type in racing events. Bets can be made by selecting one runner to finish first, second or third.
A virtual dog racing game offered in SBOTOP Games. Players can bet on the outcome of instant dog races.
Used to even the odds of a particular sport event. Each team or player has points either added to its score or subtracted from its score, to determine if the bet is a winner.
In pari-mutuel betting or tote betting, all money staked is placed into a pool.
When registering for a SBOTOP account, you can provide a valid promotion code to enter your participation in the current promotion that SBOTOP is holding. A promotion code is not a required field.
Used in horse racing to give information on horses running in a race, such as horse name, age, weight carried and its trainer.
SBOTOP Racing offers all racing related events such as horse racing, harness racing and greyhounds racing for you to place bets on.
A game feature in Red Dog allowing players to raise wager by the amount of the original wager prior to the dealer drawing the third card.
A penalty card used in several different sporting codes. The definition of a red card differs among sports, however it most commonly indicates a serious offence and often results in a player being permanently suspended from the game. Red cards are shown on the odds display page for general information only.
A card game offered in SBOTOP Games. Players can predict whether the value of a randomly drawn card falls between the values of two cards selected previously by the dealer.
All slot machines have reels, which are the wheels with symbols printed on them.
Remote Gambling Association (RGA)
SBOTOP is a member of the Remote Gambling Association (RGA), a London & Brussels-based trade association for licensed gambling operators in the UK and Europe.
The residential address you provide to SBOTOP during the registration process. The address should be the same as the one listed on your debit card, credit card or bank account.
SBOTOP takes a strong stand in being a socially responsible bookmaker and the well-being of our players is of utmost importance to us. We aim to raise awareness of problem gambling and prevent compulsive usage of our games.
A bet type in racing events. Bets can be made by selecting two runners to come first and second in any order.
A running bet is a bet that has been accepted by SBOTOP.
Score Sound Alert
When enabled, this feature notifies a sound alert when there is a change in score for events you have made a bet on.
Scratched Runner (SCR)
Horses scheduled to run but are withdrawn from the race, often shortened as SCR on the odds display page.
A garden themed slot game in SBOTOP Games featuring sparkling golden key locks across reels.
At SBOTOP, we are committed to protecting your information and ensuring that all transactions are as secure as possible. SBOTOP uses VeriSign Extended Validation SSL Certificate to protect the transmission of sensitive information between your browser and the web server by data encryption.
Security Question and Answer
Security question and answer is used to verify your identity in the case if you forget your login name or password. The security question is selected from our list of security questions during the registration process and the corresponding answer entered is stored in our system.
When enabled, the self-exclusion feature allows you to self-exclude or restrict yourself from accessing your SBOTOP account for periods of 7 days, 30 days or 90 days. Alternatively, you may also request for permanent self exclusion by contacting our customer service at [email protected]
Sette e Mezzo
A card game offered in SBOTOP Games. The objective is for players to come as close to 7½ without going over, while achieving a higher total than the dealer.
The act of settling events that are completed or closed. Settlement will be determined based on the official final result of the event.
A slot game in SBOTOP Games featuring spiritual Shaman, native Indians and magical dreamcatchers.
A single-line style of the odds display panel in SBOTOP Sports.
You can deposit via Skrill (Moneybookers) at SBOTOP. Regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the UK, Skrill is an online payment and money transfer service authorised under the UK and EU law.
A unique number which is assigned to a branch of bank for internal purposes. They are typically formed by 6 digits. Please contact your bank if you are unsure about the sort code.
A betting market in SBOTOP Sports offering special events for betting. Examples of events offered in the special market are: Which team to kick-off? Which team to qualify?
In split handicap betting, your stake is automatically divided equally and placed as 2 separate bets. This means that with a handicap point of 0-0.5, half of your stake is on the 0 point handicap and the other half is on the 0.5 handicap.
SBOTOP Sports offers all sports related events such as soccer and other special novelty events for betting.
The amount of money you wish to risk on a particular selection in a bet.
Stand means you do not wish to receive any additional cards from the deck.
A unique identification code for a particular bank branch. It usually consists of 8 or 11 alphanumeric characters. This code is also known as a Bank Identifier Code or SWIFT-BIC. Please contact your bank if you are unsure about the SWIFT code.
A term used in SBOTOP Racing meaning “to be determined”.
Temple of Isis
An Egyptian themed slots game in SBOTOP Games, awarding players with free game opportunities to win up to 100 times total bet.
The Big Match
The Big Match is a scratchcard game with a football match theme offered in SBOTOP Games.
A betting market in SBOTOP Sports offering events that kickoff as of the current day.
A bet type in SBOTOP Sports. Bets can be made by predicting the cumulative total goals or points scored in a match by the competing teams or players.
Operator of pari-mutuel betting responsible for running the betting pools, collecting the pool bets, displaying potential dividends, calculating the final dividends and paying out winnings.
Bet types in which all money staked is placed into a pool. The odds of Tote betting are not known until the event has been closed for betting.
Horse with the most number of Win bets on it on the Tote.
Toto Draw is a lottery style numbers and colours game offered in SBOTOP Games with 8 individual games for players to bet on.
Toto Keno is a Bingo style numbers game offered in SBOTOP Games.
A bet type in racing events. Bets can be made by selecting three runners to come first, second and third in the specified order.
Under (Bet Option)
Used in the Over/Under (OU) bet type in SBOTOP Sports where the aggregate sum total of points/goals etc achieved is under the prescribed target number set by the operator in a match or series of matches in which the bets were placed.
The predicted losing team or player in a particular event. The underdog is at a disadvantage and less favoured to win. The contrary to the underdog is the favourite.
An image of distorted numbers used in various SBOTOP pages. The validation code acts as a security measure as it is easily readable by humans, but not easily understood by computers. You are asked to enter the correct validation code as shown in the image before you perform actions with your SBOTOP account to ensure that the response is not generated by a computer.
You can deposit via Visa at SBOTOP. Visa is a global payments technology company that enables consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments to use digital currency instead of cash and checks.
A void bet may be due to various reasons such as cancellation of event or changes in event venue. All bets that have been declared void shall result in the original stake being returned.
A waiting bet is a bet that is being processed and is subject to acceptance by SBOTOP. A waiting bet occurs in live betting where your bet is not accepted immediately once you confirm it. Instead, there is a slight delay during the processing of your live bet where the bet is kept as a waiting bet.
SBOTOP WAP mobile service allows you to access SBOTOP’s services using your mobile phone. Using SBOTOP WAP, you can check the events offered by SBOTOP, place bets easily, and view your account balances and statement at anywhere and anytime using your mobile phone.
All services related to our products will be shut down during the maintenance period. The website maintenance generally takes approximately 2 hours to complete. The expected time that the website will be back in service in GMT +8 time zone is always shown at the top banner of our homepage during the maintenance period.
A magical wizard themed slot game offered in SBOTOP Games with free game opportunities.
A bet type in racing events. Bets can be made by selecting the winning runner in a race.
The profit or the sum of money you can win in a bet (not including your original stake).
The withdrawal history functionality allows you to view the withdrawal requests you have made in the past 30 days. You can check on the status of your withdrawal request using this page.