Bet9ja has a chokehold on Nigeria’s betting scene. The bookmaker has succeeded in cementing its place in Nigerian football, exemplified in its addition to the FA’s logo. When not sponsoring football, the bookmaker offers its users a 170% bonus on more than five selections.
It is always a common occurrence for users to place bets accidentally by commission or omission. One can accidentally either select wrong games or odds. This occurs due to mixing up of game codes in SMS betting or wrong selection in the online platform.
So how does one go about rectifying such an error when made?
How to cancel a Bet9ja bet online
Cancellation of a bet can occur two ways through the house or by the user. However, the user does not enjoy the discretion the former has. Cancellation can only happen before confirmation of the bet and acceptance by the bookmaker. This means that, upon selecting choices and upending the amount, you can cancel your chance at the confirmation stage of placing the bet through declining.
Log into your account
- If you have already made selections, check your selections
- Press the CANCEL icon this should redirect you back to the main MENU
- If you had proceeded to the CONFIRM your bet point
- Press CANCEL to stop the bet from being placed
How to Cancel a Bet9ja Bet Via SMS
For alternative SMS users who use specific game codes to place bets, cancellation takes a different angle. The USSD technology offers an option of canceling the message when still in transit. It comes with the need to act swiftly to ensure the codes do not get to Betja. This may prove tricky for users where there is a secure network, and the USSD system works promptly. It, therefore, is a matter of chance.
- Login using your USSD ID
- Make relevant selections by adding the game codes to your USSD message
- When prompted to send the message(After selection), press the corresponding digit that automatically redirects you back to the main MENU or press CANCEL.
Bet Canceling Terms and Conditions
However, according to its website, an already accepted bet cannot be canceled by the user. Due to the several mechanisms placed to ensure the confirmation of whether everything is okay before placing a bet, the betting houses don’t give a cancellation option. However, not all placed bets are valid. Placing a bet when a match has already commenced, for instance, is automatically canceled by the betting house. A type of bet termed as a void bet.
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There are many circumstances when Bet9ja can cancel your bet. Several factors including, postponement of the match or abandonment contribute to a cancellation.Bet9ja terms and conditions, further spell, the right to cancel all the bets accepted containing an error, or to correct the mistake through re-settling the affected stakes at the correct prices/spreads/terms to the exact terms.
In general, there is a less likelihood of a cancellation of a bet unless in special circumstances.