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08.27.2015

An unhappy sports bettor wrote to SBR earlier this morning complaining that a UK bookie closed his account after five wagers. He won three of the bets, and has claimed that they were not arbs or steam chasing, and has claimed that the bets were perfectly ordinary. The player was cashed out normally and received his balance.

08.26.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook player has submitted a winnings complaint. The player has accused 1XBet of unjustly confiscating €3,000 in winnings. His €797 deposit was reimbursed and all profits erased by the sports betting site, which claimed that the player had others place sports wagers on his behalf - a charge he denies adamantly.

08.26.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook player has submitted a winnings complaint. The player has accused 1XBet of unjustly confiscating €3,000 in winnings. His €797 deposit was reimbursed and all profits erased by the sports betting site, which claimed that the player had others place sports wagers on his behalf - a charge he denies adamantly.

08.26.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook player has submitted a winnings complaint. The player has accused 1XBet of unjustly confiscating €3,000 in winnings. His €797 deposit was reimbursed and all profits erased by the sports betting site, which claimed that the player had others place sports wagers on his behalf - a charge he denies adamantly.

08.26.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook player has submitted a winnings complaint. The player has accused 1XBet of unjustly confiscating €3,000 in winnings. His €797 deposit was reimbursed and all profits erased by the sports betting site, which claimed that the player had others place sports wagers on his behalf - a charge he denies adamantly.

08.26.2015

Online sportsbook GTBets (SBR rating B) now allows players to make deposits and withdrawals using bitcoin. The minimum deposit is the equivalent of $35 and the maximum $3,000 per transaction. There is a $300 minimum withdrawal and $2,000 maximum per transaction through bitcoin. Player balances are converted to USD upon depositing.

08.26.2015

Online sportsbook GTBets (SBR rating B) now allows players to make deposits and withdrawals using bitcoin. The minimum deposit is the equivalent of $35 and the maximum $3,000 per transaction. There is a $300 minimum withdrawal and $2,000 maximum per transaction through bitcoin. Player balances are converted to USD upon depositing.

08.26.2015

Online sportsbook GTBets (SBR rating B) now allows players to make deposits and withdrawals using bitcoin. The minimum deposit is the equivalent of $35 and the maximum $3,000 per transaction. There is a $300 minimum withdrawal and $2,000 maximum per transaction through bitcoin. Player balances are converted to USD upon depositing.

08.26.2015

Online sportsbook GTBets (SBR rating B) now allows players to make deposits and withdrawals using bitcoin. The minimum deposit is the equivalent of $35 and the maximum $3,000 per transaction. There is a $300 minimum withdrawal and $2,000 maximum per transaction through bitcoin. Player balances are converted to USD upon depositing.

08.26.2015

Russian bookmaker ZenitBet has slipped further down the sportsbook blacklist. ZenitBet debuted in the sportsbook rating guide this Saturday at D, and has fallen to D- after fifteen total payout complaints have surfaced from players that have been owed for longer than 30 business days. The players are owed relatively small amounts each, and in total €20,000.

08.25.2015

One online sportsbook doubled their free play signup bonus for new accounts to 100%. Many changes are expected over the next week as online sportsbooks compete with one another by modifying their bonus programs for short-term, targeted incentives for the beginning of the NFL and College Football seasons.

08.25.2015

One online sportsbook doubled their free play signup bonus for new accounts to 100%. Many changes are expected over the next week as online sportsbooks compete with one another by modifying their bonus programs for short-term, targeted incentives for the beginning of the NFL and College Football seasons.

08.25.2015

One online sportsbook doubled their free play signup bonus for new accounts to 100%. Many changes are expected over the next week as online sportsbooks compete with one another by modifying their bonus programs for short-term, targeted incentives for the beginning of the NFL and College Football seasons.

08.25.2015

One online sportsbook doubled their free play signup bonus for new accounts to 100%. Many changes are expected over the next week as online sportsbooks compete with one another by modifying their bonus programs for short-term, targeted incentives for the beginning of the NFL and College Football seasons.

08.25.2015

A BetTrojan Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint over the fees incurred withdrawing his $6,000 balance. The player claimed that customer service advised him of "economical ways" of withdrawing his winnings when he  originally deposited. The player was forced to pay $300 in fees to withdraw $700 a week through person-to-person.

08.25.2015

A BetTrojan Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint over the fees incurred withdrawing his $6,000 balance. The player claimed that customer service advised him of "economical ways" of withdrawing his winnings when he  originally deposited. The player was forced to pay $300 in fees to withdraw $700 a week through person-to-person.

08.25.2015

A BetTrojan Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint over the fees incurred withdrawing his $6,000 balance. The player claimed that customer service advised him of "economical ways" of withdrawing his winnings when he  originally deposited. The player was forced to pay $300 in fees to withdraw $700 a week through person-to-person.

08.25.2015

A BetTrojan Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint over the fees incurred withdrawing his $6,000 balance. The player claimed that customer service advised him of "economical ways" of withdrawing his winnings when he  originally deposited. The player was forced to pay $300 in fees to withdraw $700 a week through person-to-person.

08.25.2015

Online sportsbook WagerWeb has been upgraded from B to B+. The sports betting site recently changed platforms and upgraded their wagering cart variety and call center. The online sportsbook is one of 31 betting sites that accept bitcoin for player deposits and withdrawals. WagerWeb players with feedback can write to help@sportsbookreview.com.

08.24.2015

Bitcoin has now fallen below $200 for the first time (editor's note: back up to $224 today 8/25) in several months. Sports bettors have discussed the frequent movement of the crypto-currency at length at the SBR Posting Forum as there has been seesaw like movement of BTC. What if any impact does this have on using bitcoin to fund sportsbook accounts?

08.24.2015

Bitcoin has now fallen below $200 for the first time (editor's note: back up to $224 today 8/25) in several months. Sports bettors have discussed the frequent movement of the crypto-currency at length at the SBR Posting Forum as there has been seesaw like movement of BTC. What if any impact does this have on using bitcoin to fund sportsbook accounts?

08.24.2015

Bitcoin has now fallen below $200 for the first time (editor's note: back up to $224 today 8/25) in several months. Sports bettors have discussed the frequent movement of the crypto-currency at length at the SBR Posting Forum as there has been seesaw like movement of BTC. What if any impact does this have on using bitcoin to fund sportsbook accounts?

08.24.2015

Bitcoin has now fallen below $200 for the first time (editor's note: back up to $224 today 8/25) in several months. Sports bettors have discussed the frequent movement of the crypto-currency at length at the SBR Posting Forum as there has been seesaw like movement of BTC. What if any impact does this have on using bitcoin to fund sportsbook accounts?

08.24.2015

An SBR reader took to the posting forum earlier today shaking the trees over what he felt was an unjust fee added on top of his deposit. As it turned out in his case, the added fee was charged in error and was reimbursed by his sportsbook. The player touched on an interesting subject though which highlights the importance of checking statements.

08.24.2015

An SBR reader took to the posting forum earlier today shaking the trees over what he felt was an unjust fee added on top of his deposit. As it turned out in his case, the added fee was charged in error and was reimbursed by his sportsbook. The player touched on an interesting subject though which highlights the importance of checking statements.