FoxBet Sportsbook Michigan Review 2021

FoxBet Sportsbook Review

Overall Rating
Mobile App
Sports
Payment Methods
Bonus

Pros

Multiple payment methodsEnticing promotional offersMultiple betting markets

Cons

Few withdrawal optionsMobile App look clusteredFew contact support options

The merger of Stars Group and Fox Corporation gave birth to FoxBet Sportsbook, one of the pristine brands in the US market. FoxBet Sportsbook is a secure and reliable bookie that is designed to appeal to casual and serious sports bettors looking to gamble on their favorite games.

The bookmaker recently made an entry into the Michigan market and though it is still quite new, it already offers a nice variety of sports betting events, betting markets, and promos that will keep players on the edge.

Is Foxbet Sportsbook legal in Michigan?

Foxbet Sportsbook currently holds a license from the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) making it fully accredited to offer its services within the State of Michigan. The bookie was authorized for online sports betting on Jan 22, 2021.

Foxbet Sportsbook’s Welcome Bonus

FoxBet throws in some nice incentives for new players willing to join the platform. Here are some of the welcome offers available to new players.

Welcome Bonus

The welcome bonus offer is as tasty as ever giving players a risk-free bet of up to $500 if they lose their first real money bet on the platform.

How it works:

  • Register on the platform and verify your account.
  • Place your first real money bet and if you lose your wager, you will be matched with a free bet of up to $500.
  • Minimum odds of 1.50 apply to wagering with free bets.
  • Free bet is only valid for 30 days and available on all sports betting markets and bet types.

To be eligible for this offer,

  • Your first bet must be placed within 30 days of account verification and settled within 90 days.
  • Your initial bet must meet the minimum odds requirements of 1.50.

Foxbet Sportsbook’s 2021 Promos

Parlay Bonus

Every week, players get to opt-in and earn up to $5 free bet when they bet up to $10 on parlays during the week. Players would be required to bet a total of $10 on a 3+ leg parlay and each leg must be 1.50 minimum odds. The $5 free bet will be credited to your account on your next bet.

Fox Bet Saturday super Boost

Every weekend, players get to key in on a heavily boosted payout on the biggest sporting action of the day. You can check out the Bet Boost offers before you place a stake to boost your payout amount.

Free Bet Friday

Simply follow @FOXBet on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for an opportunity to win a $100 free bet every Friday.

To participate:

  • Follow on Twitter and answer the question in the tweet and retweet the promotion tweet
  • Answer the question on FOX Bet’s Facebook account
  • The winner will be announced and credited within 72 hours

Foxbet Sportsbook best features

  • FoxBet Sportsbook mobile and desktop platforms are fluid and well-organized allowing users to navigate through numerous betting options with complete ease.
  • The operator offers a nice selection of bonus features for both new and existing players alike. Players can take advantage of odd boosts and sign-up offers when they join the platform. Even better, some of the promotions are recurring so you can participate every new week.

How could Foxbet Sportsbook improve?

  • FoxBet Sportsbooks only supports just a few withdrawal options which might not be enough for the bulk of its customers. Hopefully, the operator would expand its banking methods as it settles into the market.
  • FoxBet doesn’t offer as many contact support options as you would expect. There is no option for a phone call chat or live chat with the customer care team.

Sports app review

FoxBet Sportsbook offers an intuitive and interactive mobile app for players that like to take their gaming on the go. Though the mobile platform isn’t as organized as the desktop site, you wouldn’t have a problem placing bets on your favorite sports.

The mobile platform is available to both iOS and Android device users. iOS users can download and install Foxbet Sportsbook App straight from the Apple app store. The mobile app for Android users is not yet available on Google Play Store but players can download the Android app straight off the website.

Sports you can bet on Michigan

On FoxBet Sportsbook, you can look forward to betting on all the major sporting events in the US, Canada, and several other countries in the world. You also get in-play, futures, and a ton of other betting options. Here are some sports betting games available on the platform:

  • Aussie Rules Football
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing/MMA
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Motor Sports
  • Rugby League
  • Rugby Union
  • Soccer
  • Tennis

Michigan Teams you can bet on

Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings are a professional ice hockey team competing in the National Hockey League. The club was initially named the Detroit Cougars when it was founded in 1926.

Detroit Lions

Established in 1930, The Detroit Lions are an American professional football team competing in the National Football League.

Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers are an American professional baseball team founded in 1894 and the only Western League team still in their original city. They compete in the Major League Baseball.

Betting Markets & Types of Bets Available

Betting Markets

Parlays

Parlay involves betting on a different number of selections from different sporting events. All selections must be successful to get a payout.

Teasers

When an alternate point spread is applied to all legs of a bet in a parlay bet, it is referred to as a Teaser bet.

Round Robins

Round Robin bets are a selection of bet combinations rounded into a series of parlay bets.

Types of Bets

In-Game Betting

Live or in-game betting is a betting market that allows you to wager on live games or sports betting events. You get to decide who will win or score the next touchdown while the game is still on.

Straight Bet

A straight bet is a single bet on one selection in a sporting event. Your selection must be correct to receive a payout.

Odds Boost 

Odds Boost is a type of bet featuring an improved price on a number of teams/players to win their respective events on a certain day.

Custom Bets

Players can decide which bets they want to place and reach out to FoxBet if they can’t find the same bet onsite. If FoxBet considers the suggestion, the operator will publish the requested Custom Bets onsite with corresponding odds.

How to place a bet at Foxbet Sportsbook

Placing a bet on FoxBet Sportsbook won’t take much of your time and would require only a few steps.

  • Log into your FoxBet Sportsbook account.
  • Choose your event by selecting a sport and then any of the available games.
  • Choose your preferred game to see all the bets offered, such as Correct Score or Game Result.
  • Add the odds of the bet to your Bet Slip and enter your bet amount. At this point, the potential payout will be displayed.
  • Finally, click “Place Bet”. A summary of your bet slip will be displayed.
  • To track your bets, click on the “Open Bets” tab.

How to deposit and withdraw at Foxbet Sportsbook in Michigan

FoxBox SportsBook offers a nice selection of deposit and withdrawal methods for players in Michigan. All banking transactions on the site can be done through the Cashier page by following a few simple steps.

Payment MethodDepositWithdrawal
Minimum / MaximumProcess timeMinimum / MaximumProcess time
Visa$10/ N/AInstantN/AN/A
MasterCard$10/ N/AInstantN/AN/A
Paysafecard$10/ N/AInstantN/AN/A
Bank Transfer$10/ N/AInstant$5/ N/A3-10 business days
PayPal$10/ N/AInstant$5/ N/AInstant
Skrill$10/ N/AInstant$5/ N/AInstant
EChecksN/AInstantN/AN/A
Online Bank TransfersN/AInstantN/AN/A

Deposits

To initiate a deposit:

  • Log into your FoxBet Sportsbook account.
  • Click on the Cashier page.
  • Choose your preferred deposit method.
  • Follow the instructions on how to set up your deposit option.
  • Type in the amount you wish to deposit.
  • Click to deposit and confirm.

Withdrawals

To request a withdrawal:

  • Log into your FoxBet Sportsbook account.
  • Click on the Cashier page.
  • Choose your preferred deposit method.
  • Follow the instructions on how to set up your withdrawal option.
  • Type in the amount you wish to withdraw.
  • Click withdraw and confirm.

Customer Support & Help

When it comes to customer support and assistance, FoxBet still has a lot to do. As of the time of writing this review, the operator is yet to offer a phone number, an email address, or a live chat option for players in need of assistance. Instead, players can only contact the support team via a contact support form on the site.

Alternatively, players can interact with a help bot named Stella who would provide solutions from the FAQs page on the site.

  • Contact via Help Bot: (24/7)
  • Contact via the Support form

Safe, Security and License

FoxBet Sportsbook employs various security measures to combat hackers and keyloggers looking to gain unauthorized access into players’ accounts. The operator provides players with a PIN and an RSA Security Token to keep their accounts secure. This is known as two-factor authentication for maximum protection.

Also, the site utilizes SSL encryption to keep all data within the platform secure.

License and Partnership

FoxBet Sportsbook operates under a land-based partner, Odawa Online GSP which is licensed and regulated by the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) as a legal gambling hub.

How to open an account

  • Go to the FoxBet Sportsbook Michigan website and click “Join”
  • You will be required to provide your email address, a user ID, and password.

  • On the next page, tick the boxes to agree to the terms and conditions and click on “Create Account”.
  • When your account is verified, you can go ahead to place wagers on your favorite sports.

FAQ

Our Opinion

FoxBet Sportsbook might be relatively new in the market but its offers already place it among the top online bookmakers in the state. Players get to enjoy nice bonuses and promotions as well as a wide range of betting options. They also get to enjoy seamless gaming on desktop and mobile. The mobile platform is intuitive and fluid allowing players to place bets and make banking transactions on the go.

Review written by Stephen Abiola