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Recent Activity: All reviews updated as of May 10, 2015.

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With 1,000+ sportsbooks rated from A to F.

Recent Activity: MarathonBet Upgraded from B- to B+, BetMotion Upgraded from C to C+, BetMayor SBR initiates rating coverage at F, Topbet Sportsbook downgraded from C to C-, 1Bet Upgraded from C to C+, NorthBet Upgraded from C- to C, NetBet Sportsbook downgraded from C- to D+.


News on scam sports betting operations, events and business deals within the offshore sports gambling industry.

BetMayor scam update

16 hours ago

Sportsbook Review has yet to receive confirmation that a single BetMayor (SBR rating F) player has been paid since the sports betting website was allegedly acquired by Media-Tech Inc in a deal that allegedly included the operation of four other operations. The biggest outstanding complaint pending is the casino winner who had $51,000 confiscated after profiting by playing blackjack.

Sportsbook Review news report

19 hours ago

If you're a player who has a problem with an online sportsbook or casino, keep on reading. There are easy steps to take to document your issue and to receive free assistance from trained industry professionals who are familiar with how sportsbooks might attempt to get over on players and who have helped recover millions in disputed winnings.

NBA Finals Prop Bets

20 hours ago

Sportsbook Review has published a grid comparing the 2015 NBA Finals MVP betting odds. The odds are part of the NBA Prop Betting directory, which also includes Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors Prop Bets and outright odds comparison so that NBA bettors are not short-changed with their championship wagers.

22 hours ago

Sportsbook Review recently reported that 25 payout complaints have been filed by unhappy (SBR rating D-) players. SBR newswoman Natalie Rydstrom covers the slew of payout complaints launched by these users, as well as explains why the sports betting website maintains its positioning on the scam sportsbook blacklist. | Warning Video

UFC 188 Prop Bets broken down

23 hours ago

Online sportsbooks have started releasing UFC 188 betting props for the pay-per-view event taking place June 13 from Mexico City. The primary attraction of the card is the match between heavyweights Cain Velsasquez and Fabricio Werdum. As UFC prop bets are released, Sportsbook Review will compare the many ways to wager on the action inside the Octagon on the UFC 188 Prop Bets page.

Sportsbook scam alert report


Players who are hunting for a new sportsbook and are considering the available cash or free play bonuses on offer need to be very careful: There are scam sportsbooks looking for any reason not to pay and who attempt to lure in new bunsiness by upping the size of their bonuses. Most often, the patterns these sportsbooks stick to can be learned and avoided with the help of research and SBR ratings.

LSbet Sportsbook complaint update


LSbet Sportsbook has provided an update to SBR on the complaint reported this Monday. The complaint detailed a player's frustration on believing that his €850 balance was unfairly in limbo; he reported on the steps he took to attempt to successfully pass the sports betting websites KYC requirements to no avail.

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On January 8, SBR member "pawpl" posted a thread on bookmaker Exbinog - a sports betting site licensed and regulated by the government of Montenegro. He stated that he requested a €1,600 payout on the 1st of this year, and that another €900 was pending to be withdrawn from his available balance. The player bumped the thread today to confirm that he has been paid a few times from this sportsbook.

Why sportsbook ratings truly matter


Sportsbook occasionally receives mail from players who are upset with their sports betting website of choice. Half of these complaints are filed by players who feel they are getting the runaround; the complaints involve payout speed, bonus disputes, efficacy of customer service, and disagreements of all shapes and sizes.

BetUSA Sportsbook news


A BetUSA Sportsbook player has filed a payout complaint. The player originally began playing with BetUSA after his previous betting site lowered his wagering limits to $50, prompting him to decide to try out a new sportsbook and he ultimately settled on BetUSA. He deposited two times for over $900. The player has a balance of over $6,000 and is concerned on the payout time-frame.

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Sportsbook rating changes

New Ratings Upgrades Downgrades

05/18/2015 04:07 PM CST
MarathonBet Upgraded from B- to B+
05/03/2015 10:25 PM CST
BetMotion Upgraded from C to C+
04/24/2015 09:20 PM CST
BetMayor SBR initiates rating coverage at F
04/22/2015 07:12 PM CST
Topbet Sportsbook downgraded from C to C-
04/19/2015 08:53 AM CST
1Bet Upgraded from C to C+
04/16/2015 09:06 AM CST
NorthBet Upgraded from C- to C
04/13/2015 09:50 AM CST
NetBet Sportsbook downgraded from C- to D+
04/07/2015 10:52 AM CST
LSbet downgraded from C to C-

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