Aside from the following special betting rules, the common betting rules apply. The special rules will take precedence over the common rules nevertheless.
1. General Rules
A snooker match is deemed to have started with the break for the first frame. Unless otherwise stated, all bets will stand providing that the initial break has been taken at the beginning of the match. If a player fails to start a tournament or match, all bets on that player, or individual match, will be void.
2. Match Betting - Who will win the match? The winner of the match is the player who progresses to the next round or is deemed the winner by the governing body.
3. Tournament Betting - Predicting which player will win a tournament. Rule 4 deductions may apply.
4. Next Frame - Which player will win the next frame? If the frame does not take place all bets will be void, except in the event of the award of a frame for any reason in which case bets will stand.
5. Popular Markets
In the event of non completion of a match, all bets on any markets listed below in that match will be void unless unconditionally determined:
a.) Handicap Betting - Who will win the match after the stated handicap is applied?
b.) Frame Betting - What will the correct score of the match be?
c.) First Four/Eight Frame Betting - Which player will be leading after the first 4/8 frames?
d.) First Four/Eight Frame Score - What will the correct score of the match be after the first 4/8 frames?
e.) Correct Scores – Final match score
f.) Match Winning Margins - How many frames will a player win the match by?
g.) Total Frames Over/Under - How many frames will be played in the match?
h.) Race to "X" Frames - Which player will reach "X" amount of frames first?
i.) 147 in the match - Will a 147 be scored in the match? A 147 break consists of 15 consecutive reds and blacks, then all the colours. Any breaks of 147 or above that have required the use of free balls will be settled as losers unless the break was a free ball (red and colour) followed by a traditional 147.
j.) First Colour Potted - Which colour will be legally potted first in the next frame? The first colour legally potted scoring its own value (i.e. not taken as a free ball) will be considered the winner, irrespective of whether there are any subsequent re-racks.
k.) Next Frame - First Player to Pot a Ball - The first player to legally pot a ball in the next frame. The first player potting a ball legally will be considered the winner, irrespective of whether there are any subsequent re-racks.
l.) Mini Session/Session Winner - Which player will win the stated mini session or session?
m.) Mini Session Score/Session Score - What will the score of the stated mini session/session be?
n.) Mini Session/Session Handicap - Who will win the stated mini session/session after the relevant handicap is applied?
o.) This Frame Winner - Which player will win the current frame?
p.) Next Frame 50 break - Will there be a 50 break scored in the next frame (by either player)?
q.) Next Frame Century Break - Will there be a century break scored in the next frame? Player A, Player B, either player or neither player.
6. Century Betting
The following rules apply to breaks of 100 or more
a.) Century Betting - How many centuries will be scored in total during the match?
b.) Player Century Betting - How many centuries will be scored during the match by the named player?
c.) Total Match Centuries - Will the number of match centuries scored in total during the match be over or under the specified line?
d.) Player Match Centuries - Will the number of match centuries scored by the named player during the match be over or under the specified line?
In the event of a re-rack in any frame the following rules apply:
a.) Frame winner: all bets stand and will be settled on the official winner of the frame.
b.) Completed bets: all bets that are already determined before the re-rack stand. Repeated occurrences after the re-rack will be irrelevant for betting purposes.
c.) Uncompleted bets: Bets that are not determined before the re-rack will be settled on actions occurring after the re-rack only. Any occurrences before the re-rack will be irrelevant for betting purposes.
d.) All bets referring to the final result of the frame (e.g. totals, odd/even betting) will be settled on the official result of the frame.
8. Points Markets
In the event of any re-racks, for the markets below, points are not carried over from any part-frame played prior to the re-rack. In the event of non completion of a match, all bets on any markets listed below in that match will be void unless unconditionally determined:
a.) Next Frame - Race to 30 - Which player will reach 30 points first in the next frame? The first player reaching 30 points will be considered the winner, irrespective of whether there are any subsequent re-racks. Should there be a re-rack prior to either player reaching 30 points then the winner will be the first player to reach 30 points in the re-racked frame
b.) Next Frame Total Points - How many points will be accumulated in total in the next frame? The total points scored in the frame include any re-spotted blacks
c.) Next Frame Winning Margins - The winning margin in points achieved by a player in the next frame
d.) Next Frame Highest Break - The player to score the highest break in the next frame
e.) Next Frame Highest Break Bands - How many points will the highest break consist of in the next frame?
f.) Next Frame Odd/Even- Even - Will there be an odd or even number of points scored in the next frame?
9. Length of frame/match
Bets will be settled on the time elapsed from the starting break to the end of the frame or match, whether through normal play or concession.