Political bets for New Zealanders are considered to be a much more niche type of wagering, as apposed to betting on sports such as rugby or cricket. Political bets involve predicting the results of certain political situations, such as which presidential candidate will and up being victorious. These bets can be placed on the political situations across the world, but may be limited by the betting options offered by particular online bookmakers.
The most common political bets are on presidential elections. Those held in the United States are most commonly bet on, and the unexpected upset of Donald Trump becoming president illustrate why. The local political scene in New Zealand can also be bet on, however, and those interested in such betting are always keep a close eye on how political events are unfolding. Read more