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BK8 Review

BK8 is a popular British bookmaker. The company has been accepting bets since 1988, providing online casino services and a proprietary poker room.

BK8 Review

After opening, the bookmaker accepted bets in Ireland, since 1990 – from players from the United Kingdom, since 2002 – from users from Central and Western Europe.

History of the company

The service accepts bets on the official website, provides software for playing from a phone, and provides services in stationary gaming clubs. In 2024, the company has over 400 betting points in the EU and UK.

Official website

PaddyPower was founded as a result of the merger of 3 private club chains. The bookmaker received its name in honor of the son of one of the co-owners named Paddyer Power, who in 2023 holds the position of head of the company’s marketing department.

Language versions of the site

Until 2020, the BK8 website operated in 2 languages – English and Spanish. In 2024, only an English-language resource interface will be provided.

Registration and verification

To place a bet and play in the “Poker” and “Casino” sections, users must register – indicate their email address, first and last name, date of birth, country and city of residence, and come up with a password to access their account.

Clients must undergo identification before making the first request to withdraw winnings – send a photo of a passport or other identification document to the bookmaker’s email. Review of documents takes no more than 48 hours.

Line BC BK8

The bookmaker is known for its unique line with a large number of events that are popular in Ireland and the United Kingdom.

The game line includes 12 sports disciplines, bets on politics, weather and events from the world of cinema and culture. Bookmaker’s clients place bets on greyhound racing, horse racing, American football, cricket, baseball and golf.

When forming the BK8 line, it takes into account confrontations in Europe, the highest national tournaments in the post-Soviet space, and the most significant games in the USA. In the line you can find local tournaments in various sports that take place in the UK.


The bookmaker accepts bets on matches in table tennis, lawn tennis, football, hockey, basketball and e-sports. The main part of the LIVE line is occupied by bets on greyhound racing and horse racing. Gamblers place bets on races at the London Hippodrome almost 24 hours a day.