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02.18.2016

A BetMotion Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that he has been owed €4,500 for over three weeks. The player has taken issue with the fact that the online sports betting site advertises that payments should occur within three business days.

02.18.2016

Online sports betting site ComeOn (SBR rating C) has advised SBR that as of 17 February 2016 their online sportsbook is no longer open to Polish players. ComeOn casino and poker remains open without limitation to residents of Poland. ComeOn has said that they are working on restoring sportsbook access and cited legal developments as the reason for the change.

02.18.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom takes viewers for a guided tour of popular sports betting site JustBet. Learn how to place a sports wager, access live, in-play betting, use the casino, and more in this guided tour. JustBet holds an SBR rating of A. The online sportsbook is located in San Jose, Costa Rica.

02.17.2016

New Jersey once again pitched their argument for legal sports betting today in federal court. The state has been trying since 2012, when a voter's referendum was passed and later signed into law by Governor Christie, to allow their residents and tourists to wager on sports inside of licensed Atlantic City casinos.

02.17.2016

JetWin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed the payout complaint reported by a player yesterday. The bitcoin online betting site has confirmed that the player deposited $4,369 and received a starting bonus of $35. The sportsbook confirmed that the bettor successfully completed his wagering requirement.

02.16.2016

1Vice players have reported receiving emails advising them that their accounts have been officially assumed by RDG Corp (parent company behind betting websites AmericasBookie, Bet33, and other skins) along with a 10X rollover on their balances. Three players have also confirmed receiving an email informing them their action is not welcome.

02.16.2016

With the Grammy's in the rear-view, online sports bettors turn their attention to the upcoming Academy Awards. Sportsbook Review has prepared a comprehensive Oscars Prop Bets List. 18 online sportsbooks have their Oscars prop betting odds compared by SBR. Bettors can easily see which online sportsbook has the best overall payout using the directory.

02.16.2016

Sportsbook Review thanks all 95 SBR Forum members who participated in last night's SBR Poker charity tournament to raise funds for Angelman Syndrome research. A total of $1,900 was donated this morning to CureAngelman.org on behalf of the SBR Forum community. SBR members also raised $4,000 in the last 12 months for Angelman via their SBR Pro renewals.

02.16.2016

A Jetwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) complaint has been filed. A player claimed he has deposited the equivalent of $4,500 with the bitcoin sports betting site. He verified his phone number to complete his registration and received a no-deposit bonus. After completing the rollover requirement, his balance was increased to $1,400 in profit.

02.15.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom takes online sports bettors for a tour of the software of popular sports betting website BetDSI. Learn how to place a sports bet, access in-play betting, the casino, and more during this guided tour of the BetDSI website. BetDSI Sportsbook holds an SBR rating of A+.

02.15.2016

A SportsBettingOnline (SBR rating C-) player who had previously provided negative feedback concerning the frequency of payouts at the online sportsbook has reported receiving payment. The player shared that a $500 payout took three weeks from the date of the request to be received. Players with feedback are asked to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

02.15.2016

Nowadays there is more consistency with the sports betting industry and a standard operating procedure to expect as an online sports bettor. This article lists five things you should be aware of going in to any online sportsbook. SBR has selected the below five items as being the most relevant nuggets players should consider from the vault of player feedback.

02.14.2016

Online betting sites listed on the worst sportsbook blacklist are considered outright scams, slow-pay, and no-pay outfits. These online sportsbooks carry an SBR rating of D- to F and should be avoided at all costs. Post Super Bowl, many online sportsbooks with low ratings are unable to provide satisfactory service to players as deposits slow down.

02.14.2016

The Sportsbook Review posting forum has announced the second annual charity poker tournament to raise funds for Angelman syndrome (AS). AS is a rare disorder which presently has no cure. Symptoms include developmental delays, no or minimal use of words, seizures, balance disorder and other serious conditions.

02.13.2016

Online sports bettors can easily shop for the best sportsbook bonus deals using the sportsbook rating guide. More than 130 betting sites offer a 20% or higher bonus for creating a new account. As always, SBR cautions readers to use their discretion and limit their choices to online sportsbooks that have a history of doing right by players and paying quickly.

02.13.2016

Bitcoin is floating around the $388 mark early Saturday morning. Online sports bettors have taken considerable interest in the popular digital currency in recent months as more than 30 online sportsbooks have added bitcoin to their cashier in 2015 alone. This article lists everything you need to know about bitcoin as a sports bettor.

02.12.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom delivers an SBR Industry News update for Friday, February 12. The topic covered in today's iGaming news broadcast is an update on a recent TonyBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) complaint filed by a player who believes that he had winnings confiscated unjustly.

02.12.2016

Sportsbook Review has updated the political prop betting odds page with a revised list of candidates still in the hunt to secure their party's nomination for the next President of the United States. Sports bettors can shop with confidence that only the top online sportsbooks have their political betting markets listed.

02.12.2016

Sportsbook Review reported yesterday on a €625 complaint filed by a BetSolo player. The player had claimed that his documents were in the midst of being verified and that he questioned whether or not he would be paid by the sports betting site. SBR spoke with BetSolo management concerning the player's complaint.

02.12.2016

Grammy betting odds have been released by five more sportsbooks. These odds have been posted in the Sportsbook Review betting directory. While entertainment prop bets generally have lower limits and less variety than traditional exotics, players can often find betting value as the market is not as difficult to beat given that there is less volume to shape the line.

02.11.2016

A TonyBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has asked for assistance. The player sent a private message to an SBR message board administrator sharing his experience with the Estonia based online betting site. The player deposited $200 and received a 50% bonus. He played for a few weeks and increased his account balance to $2,024.

02.11.2016

Update 2/11 1:33PM: The player has received payment.

Online sports betting website BetRally has commented that they are reviewing the payout complaint filed a bettor earlier in the week. A player claimed that he completed all wagering requirements associated with his sportsbook bonus within 20 days and requested payment of €269 back to Neteller. He has yet to be paid.