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06.02.2015

Sportsbook Review has updated the NFL Prop Bets and Super Bowl Futures list. There are over 50 prop bets on offer from online sports betting websites as of this time and many more expected to come prior to the start of the 2015-16 NFL regular season. SBR will continue to compare and assess the sportsbook markets to save players time and give a shortcut to finding the best betting value.

06.01.2015

40 slow-pay complaints are now on file from Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) players. Management has yet to provide a clear explanation on the delays and has only noted that they would be in touch with the players to confirm a pay by date. According to players, they have been given only generic answers which do not make clear when they will be paid.

06.01.2015

Topbet Sportsbook has received a rating upgrade to C. The online sports betting website had previously been lowered to C- due to a backlog of payouts that were said to be caused by a third party processor. Management expressed fear to SBR that they would have paid players twice by correcting the payouts manually while waiting for time-lines to be fulfilled by the processor.

06.01.2015

Topbet Sportsbook has received a rating upgrade to C. The online sports betting website had previously been lowered to C- due to a backlog of payouts that were said to be caused by a third party processor. Management expressed fear to SBR that they would have paid players twice by correcting the payouts manually while waiting for time-lines to be fulfilled by the processor.

06.01.2015

Topbet Sportsbook has received a rating upgrade to C. The online sports betting website had previously been lowered to C- due to a backlog of payouts that were said to be caused by a third party processor. Management expressed fear to SBR that they would have paid players twice by correcting the payouts manually while waiting for time-lines to be fulfilled by the processor.

06.01.2015

Topbet Sportsbook has received a rating upgrade to C. The online sports betting website had previously been lowered to C- due to a backlog of payouts that were said to be caused by a third party processor. Management expressed fear to SBR that they would have paid players twice by correcting the payouts manually while waiting for time-lines to be fulfilled by the processor.

06.01.2015

A sportsbook complaint has been filed against GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D). A player has claimed that after accumulating a balance of £4,531 through winning sports bets, his payout request was stalled for reasons never fully explained to him, before he says he was accused over Twitter of masking his IP address online.

06.01.2015

A sportsbook complaint has been filed against GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D). A player has claimed that after accumulating a balance of £4,531 through winning sports bets, his payout request was stalled for reasons never fully explained to him, before he says he was accused over Twitter of masking his IP address online.

06.01.2015

A sportsbook complaint has been filed against GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D). A player has claimed that after accumulating a balance of £4,531 through winning sports bets, his payout request was stalled for reasons never fully explained to him, before he says he was accused over Twitter of masking his IP address online.

06.01.2015

A sportsbook complaint has been filed against GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D). A player has claimed that after accumulating a balance of £4,531 through winning sports bets, his payout request was stalled for reasons never fully explained to him, before he says he was accused over Twitter of masking his IP address online.

06.01.2015

The French Open Future Bets list has been updated. The sportsbook market has adjusted and made Novak Djokovic a -120 favorite on average to win the Grand Slam outright. Djokovic is a -350 favorite to defeat Rafael Nadal in the quarter finals. Other notable odds swings include Roger Federer dropping to an average price of +1100 after trading at +2500 two months ago.

06.01.2015

The French Open Future Bets list has been updated. The sportsbook market has adjusted and made Novak Djokovic a -120 favorite on average to win the Grand Slam outright. Djokovic is a -350 favorite to defeat Rafael Nadal in the quarter finals. Other notable odds swings include Roger Federer dropping to an average price of +1100 after trading at +2500 two months ago.

06.01.2015

The French Open Future Bets list has been updated. The sportsbook market has adjusted and made Novak Djokovic a -120 favorite on average to win the Grand Slam outright. Djokovic is a -350 favorite to defeat Rafael Nadal in the quarter finals. Other notable odds swings include Roger Federer dropping to an average price of +1100 after trading at +2500 two months ago.

06.01.2015

The French Open Future Bets list has been updated. The sportsbook market has adjusted and made Novak Djokovic a -120 favorite on average to win the Grand Slam outright. Djokovic is a -350 favorite to defeat Rafael Nadal in the quarter finals. Other notable odds swings include Roger Federer dropping to an average price of +1100 after trading at +2500 two months ago.

05.31.2015

On May 13, Sportsbook Review reported that VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) provided new facts in an old betting dispute centered around a bonus confiscation. A player objected to the amount of funds which were prorated and submitted a set of facts later called into question by VIPSports; in this particular complaint, it appears the sportsbook may have acted fairly. But one big issue remains...

05.31.2015

On May 13, Sportsbook Review reported that VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) provided new facts in an old betting dispute centered around a bonus confiscation. A player objected to the amount of funds which were prorated and submitted a set of facts later called into question by VIPSports; in this particular complaint, it appears the sportsbook may have acted fairly. But one big issue remains...

05.31.2015

On May 13, Sportsbook Review reported that VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) provided new facts in an old betting dispute centered around a bonus confiscation. A player objected to the amount of funds which were prorated and submitted a set of facts later called into question by VIPSports; in this particular complaint, it appears the sportsbook may have acted fairly. But one big issue remains...

05.31.2015

On May 13, Sportsbook Review reported that VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) provided new facts in an old betting dispute centered around a bonus confiscation. A player objected to the amount of funds which were prorated and submitted a set of facts later called into question by VIPSports; in this particular complaint, it appears the sportsbook may have acted fairly. But one big issue remains...

05.31.2015

MB24 Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) is set to officially suspend their operation today. Sportsbook Review originally reported on May 11 that the betting site announced it would turn out the lights on the 31st of May. Players were urged to request payment at the time. One such player has written in to claim that he has had difficulty receiving payment of €1,300 from the sports betting website.

05.31.2015

MB24 Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) is set to officially suspend their operation today. Sportsbook Review originally reported on May 11 that the betting site announced it would turn out the lights on the 31st of May. Players were urged to request payment at the time. One such player has written in to claim that he has had difficulty receiving payment of €1,300 from the sports betting website.

05.31.2015

MB24 Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) is set to officially suspend their operation today. Sportsbook Review originally reported on May 11 that the betting site announced it would turn out the lights on the 31st of May. Players were urged to request payment at the time. One such player has written in to claim that he has had difficulty receiving payment of €1,300 from the sports betting website.

05.31.2015

MB24 Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) is set to officially suspend their operation today. Sportsbook Review originally reported on May 11 that the betting site announced it would turn out the lights on the 31st of May. Players were urged to request payment at the time. One such player has written in to claim that he has had difficulty receiving payment of €1,300 from the sports betting website.

05.31.2015

Sportsbook Review reported on April 29 that there was a Rival Sportsbook dispute involving €1,063 in disputed winnings. A player claimed that his betting limits were lowered to the sum of just €1, prompting him to request a withdrawal, and later fail a random security phone call where the player was unable to answer all of the questions due to his phone connection.

05.31.2015

Sportsbook Review reported on April 29 that there was a Rival Sportsbook dispute involving €1,063 in disputed winnings. A player claimed that his betting limits were lowered to the sum of just €1, prompting him to request a withdrawal, and later fail a random security phone call where the player was unable to answer all of the questions due to his phone connection.

05.31.2015

Sportsbook Review reported on April 29 that there was a Rival Sportsbook dispute involving €1,063 in disputed winnings. A player claimed that his betting limits were lowered to the sum of just €1, prompting him to request a withdrawal, and later fail a random security phone call where the player was unable to answer all of the questions due to his phone connection.