Sportsbook news results for the search term: heritage sports
01.16.2013 (11:46 AM CST)
Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) has discontinued its poker room. Management tells Sportsbook Review that other options will be considered in the future if there is a player demand. Heritage enabled poker access in August of last year as reported by SBR. Heritage account holders were notified of the decision by email.
12.12.2012 (02:06 PM CST)
The Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) call center will close at 8PM PST tonight and reopen at 10AM PST Thursday morning. Internet wagering and game grading will continue as normal during this time. Management tells SBR that the time off is to celebrate the successful year and upcoming holiday season with staff.
09.16.2012 (10:34 AM CST)
The annual SBR Forum poster's poll for top sportsbooks closes end of day Friday, September 21st. Currently, the top five ranked sportsbooks as voted by users are 5Dimes (SBR rating A+), Pinnacle Sportsbook (SBR rating A+), Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A), Bookmaker/BetDSI (SBR rating A+), and BetIslands (SBR rating B). | Vote in poll
09.10.2012 (08:02 PM CST)
Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) has generated consistently positive player reviews since its large takeover of BetJamaica and US-based TheGreek accounts in the summer of 2011. Sportsbook Review takes a look at the enhancements Heritage Sports has made in the past year in this exclusive report.
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09.10.2012 (07:24 PM CST)
Heritage Sports upgraded from A- to A
08.13.2012 (03:25 PM CST)
Heritage Sports (SBR rating A-) is set to launch its poker room for members later this week. Heritage will be using the popular BetCRIS poker network. Heritage users will be able to play in various cash game tables, small and large MTT's including weekly guaranteed cash events.
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08.08.2012 (01:27 PM CST)
In today's SBR Industry News segment, analysts Natalie Rydstrom and Justin7 discuss sportsbook complaints against TitanBet, BetClic, and Sportingbet. The focal point of the discussion is on how sportsbooks handle stale betting lines. Also discussed is Heritage Sports (SBR rating A-) upgrades headed into football season, as well as the coming launch of a poker room.
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06.25.2012 (11:20 AM CST)
BetHorizon (SBR rating B) is in the process of being upgraded to DGS betting software. BetHorizon is managed under the Heritage Sports (SBR rating A-) umbrella. Management tells SBR that in addition to the software upgrade, BetHorizon will also be directed by a separate team exclusively focused on the brand.
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05.17.2012 (01:15 PM CST)
With the baseball season in full swing, SBR analyst Peter Loshack provides an in-depth review of the best MLB betting sportsbooks. The video breaks down the advantages of each sportsbook listed in the best MLB betting lines chart, as well as information on the optimal way of wagering baseball. Players with questions can feel free to email SBR at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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04.10.2012 (03:45 PM CST)
Heritage Sports (SBR rating A-) made a software release today rolling out a new mobile betting platform. Management tells SBR that though the software is proprietary, it was built around the existing ASI backend software. The platform has been tested extensively in the last few months. Players are currently able to bet straight, parlay, in-play bets as normal, and can add the platform as an application on their smart phones. Supported devices include the latest from Apple, Android, Microsoft and Blackberry. Heritage tells SBR that tomorrow players will be able to use a "Rate Us" feature to transmit feedback to software developers. Upcoming releases will include the ability to bet Listed Pitchers, buy points, and IF Bet wagers.
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02.15.2012 (09:14 AM CST)
Heritage Sports (SBR rating A-) is currently undergoing maintenance. Heritage's call center operations remain available during this time. Players can reach Heritage by dialing 1-800-800-7777.
UPDATE: Management confirms the maintenance has concluded.
11.30.2011 (03:02 PM CST)
Heritage Sports upgraded from B+ to A-
11.30.2011 (02:17 PM CST)
Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A-) placed third in the SBR posters poll conducted last month. The sportsbook by all accounts has handled 4X the growth well so far this football season; Heritage acquired all BetJamaica players earlier this year when the A+ rated sportsbook announced that it would close down, Heritage also housed US-based TheGreek (SBR rating A+) players.
Heritage has long been known as being a niche shop, one that was invite-only and catered to their group of VIP players. Heritage Sportsbook's strong point over the years has been its financial strength and ability to process payments at or above the industry-standard in terms of time. Heritage Sportsbook's operation is headquartered in Costa Rica.
SBR has upgraded Heritage's rating from B+ to A-. Heritage players with feedback are asked to write to SBR or post directly in the SBR Sportsbook Industry news section.
07.24.2011 (10:16 AM CST)
Player balances were moved from BetJamaica to TheGreek yesterday morning. Heritage Sports management has offered reassurances to these players and asked SBR to share this letter with readers. Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating B+), like BetJamaica, has been online for over 8 years maintaining a high SBR rating. See Full Letter and brief Q&A
To Our New Clients from The Greek and Bet Jamaica,
We hope the transition has gone well for you. I know we had a hiccup or two, but if you
have any issues whatsoever please contact us.
We are here to make sure you are comfortable.
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This was not a “slam-dunk” decision on our part. As you know we have an existing client base
that we are very protective over but The Greek was very persuasive in wanting
to find a good home for you all and so we gave his companies all of our
invitations this year.
07.23.2011 (05:50 AM CST)
After 8 years BetJamaica will close its doors. Non-US account holders will see their accounts moved to parent sportsbook, TheGreek (SBR rating A+). If the player already has an account at TheGreek balances will be merged. The remainder of BetJamaica players will be moved to Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating B+).
TheGreek's USA-based players
Accounts held by players within the USA will be moved to Heritage Sportsbook. Yesterday SBR spoke with the owner of the Jamaican group, The Greek, who stated that he personally guarantees player funds and withdrawals of these balances through Heritage Sports. Players with balances are free to play or withdraw their funds from Heritage as if accounts were still at TheGreek or BetJamaica. Players will be asked to acknowledge the account transfer to Heritage when they log in to their accounts at BetJam or TheGreek. | Forum Topic
Edit 6:30 AM: All pending wagers, including prop futures, will be honored and transferred with balances to Heritage Sports.
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06.02.2011 (05:50 PM CST)
BetHorizon Sportsbook is now accepting player registrations. On May 10th, SBR reported that BetHorizon was acquired by Heritage Sports (SBR rating B+). Heritage Sports is an invite-only sportsbook that offers what it considers VIP-level service to their handpicked members.
05.10.2011 (04:29 PM CST)
BetHorizon (SBR rating C+) has been acquired by Heritage Sports (SBR rating B+). | Full story
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08.23.2010 (05:37 PM CST)
The Heritage Sports (SBR rating B+) website is currently down. SBR will update this report as Heritage comes back on-line or more information is learned.
Editor's note: Heritage Sports is back on-line.
12.06.2009 (11:34 PM CST)
Heritage Sports upgraded from B to B+
10.12.2009 (03:25 PM CST)
Heritage Sports (SBR rating B) players have reported website issues. Players that cannot access Heritage via their main site can contact Heritage at
1-800-800-7777 for the backup website.
06.06.2007 (01:45 AM CST)
Heritage Sports lowered from B+ to B
06.05.2007 (10:46 PM CST)
Heritage Sports (SBR rating B) no longer allowing new registrations from the general public. Players will be declined a new account unless they are referred by an established Heritage user. Heritage denied new sign-ups last summer before later reopening to new players. Heritage is unsure if they will once again allow new bettors before football season.
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12.11.2006 (06:31 PM CST)
BetBBB (SBR rating C+) to be phased out. Some players have already received a message in their account stating:
BetBBB is closing business. Call Customer Service at 1 877 888 BETS (2387) to collect any monies owed you.
The sportsbook is hosted and managed by Heritage Sports (SBR rating B+). Heritage assures that players will be paid promptly as they have been in the past.
05.01.2006 (04:57 PM CST)
Heritage Sports rating reinstated at B+
04.14.2006 (06:18 PM CST)
Heritage has revised its decision to close its doors to new registrants until July 1st, instead allowing players to join on Monday, May 1st. SBR will reinstate Heritage’s B+ rating once the signup page is enabled. The sportsbook has retained the services of Gary Thomson who will serve as a consultant and assist Heritage with major changes and upgrades prior to the NFL season. Amongst the changes slated for the summer of 2006 is an upgraded website and a move to a new facility which was purchased by the sportsbook earlier this year. View pictures of the new Heritage building here.
04.07.2006 (12:32 PM CST)
Management states that the sportsbook will reopen to the public on July 1st, citing facility and website upgrades. SBR was aware of the changes but is concerned by the extended amount of time needed before the sportsbook can operate normally. SBR believes player funds are safe but recognizes the potential for current players to be inconvenienced by the impending upgrades.
04.07.2006 (12:16 PM CST)
Heritage Sports downgraded from B+ to C+
08.22.2005 (03:35 PM CST)
Heritage Sports (SBR rating B+) removes clause allowing for 5% Neteller withdrawal charges. Management tells SBR that the clause was a preemptive measure meant to deter bonus abusers and that there has not been an instance were a player incurred this fee. Players can now feel confident that Neteller withdrawals are processed 7 days a week at no charge. This adjustment along with an influx of positive feedback has earned Heritage an upgrade to B+.
08.22.2005 (01:50 PM CST)
Heritage Sports raised from B to B+
04.12.2005 (12:20 PM CST)
Horizon Sports (bethorizon) downgraded after the US Justice Dept. indicts the sportsbook operator on illegal gambling charges. Offshore insiders insist BetHorizon, which has a pedigree dating all the way back to the Pinnacle Sports and Heritage Sports early days, is financially solid and will be fine.
02.07.2004 (12:00 AM CST)
Heritage Sports lowered from B+ to B, removed from the Recommended List
09.05.2003 (12:00 AM CST)
Heritage Sports joins the SBR Recommeded List
01.05.2003 (11:30 AM CST)
Heritage Sports Recommeded List continues to limit exposure to Costa Rica, removes Heritage - Royal reinstated
after re evaluation
12.29.2002 (12:00 AM CST)
Heritage Sports - Removed from the Full Recommended List for re evaluation
11.16.2002 (10:59 AM CST)
Heritage Sports Downgraded - removed from the Full Recommended List - Sharp players upset their limits were lowered have created a significant exodus/ run on the bank - Insiders and credit agents
among those heading for the exits. There have been zero slow pay complaints - book may actually reemerge stronger after it completes the purge of its professional player base - GM who has a history of personal problems was one of the founders of Pinnacle and a very respected bookmaker for over 20 years.
06.27.2002 (03:34 PM CST)
Heritage Sports Heritage, Grande and Five Dimes-Upgraded to the Sportsbook Review Full Recommended List