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09.08.2017

In today's online sportsbook news report, host Natalie Van Rydstrom reminds players that there is the potential for disaster in choosing low-rated sports betting sites. No sportsbook bonus is worth the risk of not being paid or being slow-paid. Players are advised to stick with the industry's best online sportsbooks.

09.08.2017

A SportsbettingOnline player has said that he has had $4,000 in pending withdrawals for months. The player has claimed that he had been told that withdrawals were delayed during "slow season". Online sportsbooks must be able to maintain reasonable payout procedures and time-frames throughout the year.

09.05.2017

SBR reported that MrRingo had both of its gaming licenses suspended after an avalanche of slow-pay complaints were formally submitted by users to both the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) and the Curacao eGaming Division. At that time, MrRingo's website was automatically redirected to Curacao eGaming.

09.05.2017

A CRSportsBet (SBR rating D) player has claimed that he is owed a balance of $11,500. The player has claimed that he was told that he was supposed to receive his balance by no later than July 4. He has yet to receive any of his funds from the online sports betting site. SBR has asked for an update. | Read CRSportsBet News

09.04.2017

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player has claimed that after finishing his verification his account was blocked for withdrawals. Eight weeks have went by without an update and the player has not been refunded his initial deposit. SBR has asked 1XBet for comment.

09.03.2017

There is more than one way to skin a cat, and more than one way for an NFL and College Football handicapper to pad their bankrolls and add to their expected value (EV) this football season. Sportsbook Review has launched two major NFL and College Football sports betting contests which are open for registration.

09.02.2017

MrRingo Sportsbook has had their gaming license revoked by both the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) and the Curacao eGaming Division. SBR Forum posters reported slow payouts and poor service at the online sportsbook. MrRingo has been downgraded to F and has been listed on the scam sportsbook blacklist.

09.02.2017

In today's online sportsbook news report, host Natalie Van Rydstrom covers the importance of choosing a well-rated online sportsbook. Not long ago, F rated sportsbook Otobet folded overnight without paying any of their players. This article covers where you can find trusted online sportsbooks.

09.02.2017

The first college football Saturday has finally arrived. Sports bettors looking to track game progress, view play-by-play, live scores, as well as compare the betting odds on offer from online sportsbooks can find everything needed at SBR Odds. Lines update in real-time without requiring a page fresh. | Go to SBR Odds

09.01.2017

SBR Forum has published the September 2017 sportsbook payout tracker thread. Members are free to share feedback on how long they have waited to receive payouts from online sportsbooks. The best online sportsbooks are able to pay players promptly, while low rated betting sites are known for slow-pays.

08.29.2017

Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) remains down for the count. SBR reported earlier this year that the scam online sportsbook pulled the plug on its website after failing to pay dozens of players. This serves as an unfortunate reminder to players that only top rated sportsbooks are a safe bet for football season.

08.28.2017

A MyBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that following his request for payment of €400 his account access was restricted. The player has claimed that the sports betting site has not provided a reason why. MyBet holds a rating of D in the sportsbook rating guide.

08.27.2017

Selecting an online sportsbook is no different than any other major purchase - players want a quality product and good bang for their buck. A sportsbook that doesn't bring many features to the table or value isn't as attractive as a company that innovates and enhances the user experience.

08.27.2017

The wagering public was bloodthirsty for Floyd Mayweather to experience his first ever defeat, so much so that they influenced the betting market in a way that is rarely seen. The end result was that most online sportsbooks were pulling for the favorite to prevail to avoid paying out millions in McGregor tickets.

08.26.2017

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Van Rydstrom provides an SBR news industry update on outstanding sportsbook issues. Natalie covers the recent report of a $10,000 slow-pay complaint submitted by a Topbet player who has been waiting since March for payment. Topbet is an F rated online sportsbook.

08.26.2017

The Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor super-fight is the first event of its kind. Boxing's biggest star takes on the UFC's kingpin in what would appear to be a mismatch on paper. The betting markets have a mind of their own, however, as the numbers shared by A+ rated online sportsbook Pinnacle reveal.

08.25.2017

A CRSportsBet (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has claimed that he has been waiting for four months overall for payment. He was told originally he would receive one payout method, and then later that he would receive payment through an alternate method.

08.25.2017

SBR Forum members are voting on the outcome of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor super-fight taking place Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. More than 70% of voters believe that "Money" Mayweather extends his unbeaten record to 50-0 with a victory over the Irishman.

08.24.2017

A BetAtHome Sportsbook player has been advised to contact the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA). The player reported that his account has been suspended for a period of three months and he is unable to withdraw his balance of more than €1,200. BetAtHome holds a rating of C-.

08.23.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player owed $10,000 has filed a payout complaint. The player requested four payments for $2,500 each. The funds were deducted from his account ranging from March 23 through May. He has yet to receive any of the payouts and has been given only generic updates from Topbet.