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10.06.2015

Fantasy sports betting invaded living rooms at the start of the NFL season with an onslaught of never-ending commercials. Now fantasy sports betting is headlining the NY Times, but not about winning $2 million on a $35 deposit, as a scandal has come to light that raises the question of insider trading by a DraftKings employee who won $350K at FanDuel.

10.06.2015

CRSportsBet has been added to the online sportsbooks rating guide at the mark of D. The Costa Rica based online sportsbook opened for business in May of 2015. Sportsbook Review asks CRSportsBet players with feedback to write in via e-mail to help@sportsbookreview.com. Users can also file a sportsbook complaint if in need of assistance.

10.06.2015

Week five is open for picks in the free $30,000 NFL and College Football betting contest. The "Beat The Prick" contest is in its 11th year and awards $7,500 to the first place contestant after the first 16 NFL weeks. Over 1,500 SBR members are already enrolled in this year's contest, which pays out through the top 75. | Join today

10.05.2015

A Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has filed a payout complaint with SBR. The player is no longer allowed to operate an account with Youwin as the sportsbook no longer serves the country of Italy, and was asked by the sportsbook to complete the Know Your Customer (KYC) process to receive payment.

10.05.2015

The sportsbook rating guide has been updated to include the top 10 sportsbooks as voted by the SBR community. Players can find the top 10 sportsbooks under the filter category SBR Members. Sportsbook Review members registered at least one month prior to the poll had their votes counted.

10.05.2015

Sportsbook Review.com has released a Monday Night Football betting digest for tonight's Detroit Lions vs. Seattle Seahawks game. This article lists where to find a comparison of online sportsbook prop betting markets on the game, as well as live odds, and free picks available at the SBR Picks network.

10.05.2015

Bitcoin has had a steady October so far and is harboring around the $238 range. The more consistent the anonymous crypto-currency performs, the more likely additional sportsbooks will be to offer BTC as a way for players to deposit and withdraw. 2015 has seen over a dozen well established online sportsbooks add bitcoin to their cashier. See complete list.

10.04.2015

A sportsbook impostor is targeting players promising a deposit bonus for bitcoin transactions. The impostor has altered his email address to make it appear as though he is representing a sportsbook. Sportsbook Review retweeted a notice from the sports betting site earlier today to warn players of the scam. This article lists steps to avoid being conned.

10.04.2015

Headed into NFL Week 4, there are a variety of betting resources sprinkled throughout the Sportsbook Review.com network. NFL betting resources, sportsbook features, sportsbook prop bets, NFL live odds, and a number of unique resources are made available for online sports bettors for week four football.

10.04.2015

Sportsbooks have released proposition wagers on the Sunday Night Football game between the Dallas Cowboys and New Orleans Saints. Sportsbook Review has listed the NFL week 4 betting props in the NFL Futures and Prop Bets directory. The page also contains dynamically updating Super Bowl futures odds.

10.03.2015

Sportsbook Review has compared the UFC 192 prop bets released by eight online sportsbooks for tonight's PPV card. The main event prop bets offered for Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson are presently featured in the UFC betting directory. Sportsbook Review will update the prop bets as the fight approaches.

10.03.2015

Online sportsbook Heritage Sports (SBR rating A+) has started spreading fantasy football performance prop bets. An SBR reader pointed out that on Thursday, Heritage Sports made Leveon Bell available at 13 fantasy points, which uses the standard ESPN scoring formula. The bet required any combination of 130 yards to push.

10.02.2015

A Bwin Sportsbook player has claimed that his account was cancelled with a €13,500 balance still outstanding. The player reported having his account with the online sportsbook for a period of two years. He received a successful payout of €1,000 one month ago, but has not been paid his total balance and was given no information on his account closure.

Online Sportsbook Newsbite: 10/2

10.02.2015

Sportsbook Review.com news host Natalie Rydstrom delivers an SBR newsbite update on the status of the bitcoin betting markets for Friday, October 2, 2015. Bitcoin is presently trading at $238. Online sports bettors can find a list of 35 bitcoin accepting online sportsbooks using the sportsbook rating guide, or the bitcoin review page.

10.02.2015

Betcoin Sports (SBR rating C-) was downgraded two months ago for their position in a wagering complaint involving a player who allegedly had a friend circumvent betting limits. The online sportsbook was also named in a complaint involving 11.3 BTC that a player said went missing from his account. SBR asks players with feedback to write in to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

10.01.2015

SBR reported earlier in the week that a 10Bet player claimed that 300,000 Russian Rubles ($4,958) were outstanding. 10Bet management addressed the complaint with SBR and said that there were discrepancies with the player's documents. The player had to send a copy of his ID via courier to resolve the matter. The player has now been paid.

Free Football Contest: Week 4 Video Interview

09.30.2015

Sportsbook Review's Katy Green interviews "The Prick" and receives his week 4 picks in the free $30,000 NFL and College Football betting contest. The deadline to join the contest and record enough plays to be eligible for the cash payouts to the top 75 is this weekend. For a list of frequently asked questions, email forum@sportsbookreview.com.

09.30.2015

A handful of online sportsbooks facing fines of more than AUD $250m for taking in-play bets on sporting events have reiterated calls for an overhaul of Australia’s betting laws. The Australian Interactive Gambling Act of 2001 bizarrely prohibits online sportsbooks from accepting wagers on live, in-play betting markets.

09.30.2015

An Interwetten Sportsbook (SBR rating B-) player has submitted feedback. The player noted that he believes that Interwetten's 2% fee for Skrill deposits is unusual and that it should be more prominent than small text in their terms and conditions. He also took issue with $10 limits allegedly imposed on him immediately for wagering international basketball.

09.29.2015

A manager with 1XBet (SBR rating D-) has provided an update on three other disputes filed with SBR. One of the players was cleared from wrongdoing and allowed to go about withdrawing his balance. A second player acknowledged that her son previously had an account with their online sportsbook and redeemed bonuses, and a third was accused of irregular play.