Rivalry Review February 2023

Esports bettors can now find that Rivalry, one of the world leaders in eSports betting, is now live in Ontario. While the Rivalry Sportsbook focuses primarily on eSports, players will also have the chance to bet on a variety of other popular sports. To bet at Rivalry you must be over the age of 19 and physically located within Ontario provincial boundaries. To learn more about the sportsbook, read our full Rivalry review below.

Rivalry ReviewDetails
Rivalry Sportsbook OntarioPopular eSports Betting Markets- Dota 2, League of Legends, CSGO, Call of Duty, FIFA, Starcraft II, Valorant, Wild Rift
Other Sports- Basketball, Baseball, Football, Hockey, Boxing, MMA, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball
Betting Odds- Competitive with other major sportsbooks in Canada
Bet Types- Money Lines, Point Spreads, Handicaps, Totals, Outrights, Props 
Live Betting & StreamingLive In-Play Betting Available
Live Streaming Available on Select eSports Games 
Rivalry Ontario MobileRivalry Sportsbook App Not Available
Optimized Mobile Browser Client Available
Payment OptionsVISA, MasterCard, Interac Online Banking
Minimum Deposit- $15
Customer Support24/7 Live Chat and Email Support Available
Rivalry Affiliate CodeN/A

🙋 How to Sign Up at Rivalry Sportsbook Ontario

To start placing bets at Rivalry users will be required to first sign up for a gambling account. Read the guide below for step-by-step instructions on how to register for an account:

  1. Visit the Rivalry Ontario website and click on the ‘SIGN UP’ button.
  2. Enter your email address and create a password for your gambling account.
  3. Verify your email by clicking on the verification link sent to your email address.
  4. Fill in the rest of the registration form with the required personal details.
  5. Verify your identity by providing a photo of valid government ID and a selfie.
  6. Login and make a first deposit to start to place bets.
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Rivalry Sportsbook Ontario

Rivalry is known for being one of the best eSports betting sportsbooks in the region. The site offers almost every major eSport game, including:

  • Dota 2
  • League of Legends
  • FIFA
  • Starcraft II
  • Valorant
  • CS:GO
  • Pub Rift
  • Free Fire
  • Call of Duty
  • Rainbow 6

The ‘ACADEMY’ section of the Rivalry Ontario can provide you with the basic guides regarding eSports betting. More advanced eSports betting tips and guides are available as well for intermediate and expert bettors. Players can also keep up with eSports news and highlights in the dedicated ‘NEWS’ section.

On top of eSports, players can also bet on 9 other popular Canadian sports; Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Boxing, MMA, Tennis, Volleyball and Soccer. Each sport is available for both pre-match and live betting wagers.

The betting odds at Rivalry Ontario are on par with other major sportsbooks in Canada.

In terms of bet types, Rivalry provides pretty much all important betting markets such as money lines, point spreads, handicaps, totals, outrights and props. 

Live Betting & Streaming

A live betting section is on offer at Rivalry Ontario, giving users the chance to place bets on sports which are already in progress. The betting odds for live bets fluctuate based on the state of play in each game. Popular eSports live betting games include Dota 2, Valorant, League of Legends, FIFA and Starcraft II. You can find a schedule of all upcoming live betting opportunities in the ‘Live’ section of the website.

Live streaming is currently only available on select eSports games. To access the live streams visit the ‘Live’ section and click on the ‘Watch’ button.

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📱 Rivalry Ontario Mobile

Mobile users will be able to access the sportsbook via their browser. Simply visit Rivalry Ontario on your mobile browser and login, just like you would on a computer. The mobile site is optimized to all mobile devices, making sure players can navigate and bet easily on the platform. Live betting, live streaming, deposits/withdrawals, customer support and access to the Academy and News are all available via mobile. Read more about Rivalry mobile app.

There is currently no mobile app version of the sportsbook available for download. Rivalry has however announced plans to release an app in the near future.

💳 Rivalry Ontario Payment Options

Canadian-based players will be able to deposit into their gambling account using the following payment options:

  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • Interac Online Banking

All three payment methods are free of charge on the side of the sportsbook. A fee could however be charged by payment providers in some cases. Processing time for each deposit is instant. Withdrawal times can vary between 1-5 business days. The minimum deposit amount for all payment methods is $15 and the maximum is $1000. Players may increase their limit up to $10,000 by becoming enhanced users. (T&Cs Apply) Learn more about Rivalry payment methods.

*All values are in USD, the equivalent value will be used for CAD.

🙋 Rivalry Ontario Customer Support

You will be able to contact customer support at Rivalry through both live chat and email. Both methods are available 24/7 in multiple languages including English and French. You will also be able to use a great FAQ section to get quick answers to a number of common questions.

Response times for live chat support will generally take a couple minutes. Email replies can average between 4-5 hours. To launch live chat you can click on the chat widget at the bottom right hand side of each webpage. Email support can be contacted at [email protected].

Rivalry Review Verdict

Our Rivalry Ontario Review concludes that the site is clearly one of the best options for eSports betting in Ontario. Not only does the brand provide a massive collection of eSports betting markets but also useful ‘Academy’ and ‘News’ sections. Live betting and streaming are available on select eSports games, allowing bettors to watch and bet on games already in progress.

If you want to bet on other top sports from Canada as well, Rivalry offers nine other sports including favourites like Football, Hockey, Basketball and Baseball. 

24/7 customer support is great for getting assistance via live chat or email no matter what tie of the day it is.

Where we found some room for improvement is through the addition of a mobile app and more payment methods. There are currently only three payment options available for deposits.

Rivalry Review FAQ

Read through our Rivalry Review FAQ section to get answers to frequently asked questions about the sportsbook.

Is Rivalry Ontario legit?

Rivalry has the reputation as one of the best and most trusted online eSports betting sites in the world. The brand is licensed and regulated by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario to provide legal sports betting.

Who can bet at Rivalry Ontario?

To place bets at Rivalry Ontario, players must be over the age of 19 and geo-located within the province. You will also be required to sign up for a gambling account at Rivalry before being able to place bets.

Is there a RIvalry affiliate code currently available?

No, there is no Rivalry affiliate code currently available.

Is there a Rivalry App available in Ontario?

No, mobile users will not be able to access the platform via mobile app at the moment. Users can however make picks at Rivalry Ontario via mobile browser. The browser-based mobile client is optimized to all mobile devices.

What sports betting markets can I bet on at Rivalry Ontario?

Bettors will find that Rivalry focuses its sports betting collection of mainly eSports. This includes all top eSports games like Dota 2, League of Legends, CSGO, Call of Duty, FIFA, Starcraft II & Valorant. 

Other sports available on the site include Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Boxing, MMA, Tennis, Volleyball and Soccer.

Both pre-match and live betting options are available at the sportsbook.

Can I play online casino games at Rivalry Ontario?

There are currently no online casino games available for play on the site. The brand does however have a igaming licence form the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. A casino section could be added in the future to the platform.

What payment options are available to deposit at Rivalry Ontario?

You will be able to use three payment options at the moment to make a deposit at Rivalry Ontario: VISA, MasterCard, Interac Online Banking. All payment options have a minimum deposit amount of $15.

I’m having trouble registering at Rivalry Ontario, what should I do?

If you run into any issues at the sportsbooks you can contact customer support for assistance. You can find customer support 24/7 via live chat and email as well as a great FAQ section.

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