1. Settlement of Bets
Settlement of bets will be based on the official result, including overtime, as declared by the American Football governing body. Overtime periods count on all wagers, unless otherwise stated on our website. In order for bets to stand 55 minutes of play must have elapsed unless the specific market outcome has already been determined.
2. Postponed Matches
If a match is postponed and not played on the scheduled day of kick-off, all bets will be void.
3. Abandoned Matches
If a match is abandoned before the end of a game (including overtime), all bets are void. This does not apply to bets on specified markets which have already been determined prior to abandonment, for example, First Touchdown Scorer bets.
4. Change of Venue
If a match is no longer played at the venue advertised, bets already placed will stand provided that the home team is still designated as such and the venue has not been changed to the opponent’s ground. If the home and away team for a match are reversed, then bets placed on the original listing will be void.
5. Totals/ Sides Betting
All stakes are returned when the final score falls on the handicap line ( in America termed as a 'push' )
6. Pre-Game Props
The game must be completed for bets to have action, unless settlement of bets has already been determined.
7. First /Last Touchdown Scorer
A bet on which player will score the first or last touchdown in the game, or whether no touchdown will be scored. Anytime touchdown scorer is also offered and refers to a player scoring anytime during the game. The 'field' refers to any player not specifically listed. Players must be active (as per the official NFL Game Book) for bets to have action. Bets on players listed in the market but not playing will be void. If a touchdown is scored by a player playing on Defence or Special Teams at the time of the touchdown the market will be settled as Team Defence / Special Teams and not as any individual player.
8. First / Last Team to score
In the event of an abandoned game, bets stand on scores that have taken place already. Overtime counts for these markets.
9. Team Totals, Odd or Even
Zero (0) score by a team will count as even for settlement purposes.
10. Winning Margin
Predict the margin of victory by any given team in a match. Winning margin betting is from scratch and includes overtime. In the event of a tie all bets will be void.
11. Half Time/ Full Time
The market in question concludes at the end of the 4th Quarter with Overtime not counting towards the settlement of the bet.
12. Season props
All season props are based on the regular season matches only. Players stats stand irrespective of any trades during the regular season. All bets have action regardless of number of games.
13. Futures/season bets
NFL regular season wins and match-ups are based on teams completing all regular season games.
14. Quarter and half markets
For bets based on the specific quarters or halves the entire period of play must be played unless the result is already determined.
15. Lowest/highest scoring team
Only teams quoted in the market count. Dead-Heat rules apply.
16. Will either team score 3 unanswered times
A bet on whether either team will score 3 consecutive times during the game. A 'score' excludes any PAT's (point after touchdown or 2 point conversions).
17. In-play game bets INCLUDE overtime unless stated otherwise
The game or relevant quarter/half must be completed for bets to have action, unless settlement of bets is already determined.
18. Team to commit First Penalty
Settlement of bets is determined by the team who are flagged first, whether the Penalty is accepted or not.
19. Revised half time markets
Markets that are revised at half time for the second half of that match include overtime. In the event of a tie all stakes are returned.
20. First offensive play yard line
The result is determined by where the first offensive play from scrimmage takes place. In the event of the kick off being returned for a touchdown bets stand for the following kick off. In the event of a turnover the result is determined on where the first offensive play takes place from with respect to the receiving team’s yard line.
21. In Running (LIVE)
Prices quoted are for the whole game inclusive of any overtime played. As the markets are in running we reserve the right to close the market at any time.
22. Current / Next Drive Market
Results are settled on the outcome of the respective offensive drive in progress. Only offensive statistics count. Kick off returns and punt returns for touchdowns do not count as a drive. Only interceptions or fumbles constitute a turnover. Turnovers that are returned by the defense for a touchdown will be settled as a turnover. In the event of a safety, turnover on downs or time expiring, all bets are void for that market. All markets are settled on official stats from www.nfl.com.
23. 3-way markets
Markets are settled on the score at the end of regulation time.
24. First Offensive Play of the Game
Incomplete or intercepted passes and QB Sack or Fumble will stand as a Pass Play. A fumble on exchange to the RB will stand as a Run Play.
25. Player/Props Specials
All Player Props will be settled according to game stats published on http://www.nfl.com at the conclusion of the game. Revised stats at a later date will not count towards the bet. Bets will be void if a player is not active on gameday. The player must take to the field for bets to stand, if they are on the side-line but do not feature in the game then all bets will be made void.
26. Bet Builder
1. If any component part of the bet is made void, then the whole bet becomes void.
2. In the event of a dispute, the decision of BV Gaming’s data provider will be final.
3. Overtime counts where applicable
4. If a player takes any part in the match he is deemed a runner
5. Should an outcome refer to player performance over a season and the player switch teams the selection will be void unless the outcome was already known
6. For any obvious pricing errors we reserve the right to cancel any bets placed at that wrong price
27. Non Completion
If a competition is not completed due to unforeseen circumstances, BV Gaming will settle all bets as per the decision made by the relevant governing body.
28. Maximum Payout Limits
Please see here for Maximum Payout Details