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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.

08.22.2017

Bookmaker.eu (SBR rating A+) rolled out an update earlier today improving its sportsbook interface. The update streamlines the bet making process and allows users to add multiple bets to their betslip while continuing to browse sportsbook markets. Straight bets can easily be converted into parlays, teasers, or if win bets.

08.22.2017

A MrRingo Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a payout complaint. On May 8 the player requested payment of NOK 1900 (equivalent to $240). He has contacted MrRingo "nearly 100 times" to inquire on the status of the withdrawal, in addition to contacting the Curacao eGaming authority.

08.21.2017

A Redbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has claimed that he hasn't been paid on winning bets totaling around £1,500 for an entire month. He has said that Redbet acknowledged system issues and are working on the problem, but he hasn't been given a specific ETA on when his wagers will be graded and winnings paid.

08.20.2017

Bitcoin is currently trading at more than $3,400. The digital currency has skyrocketed in popularity in recent years with many online sports bettors fancying bitcoin as the most comparable option to eWallet in terms of ease of use for funding online sportsbooks. Shop for bitcoin accepting sportsbooks using SBR.

08.18.2017

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) who claims to have built a balance of $1,560 wagering on cricket has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player has claimed that his sports betting account access was revoked by 1XBet. He tried to log-in but his account was blocked and he has not been communicated with.

08.15.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting since May 2017 for two payouts for $718.80 and $234.82 respectively. He has not been given any firm updates on when he can expect to receive payment.

08.09.2017

Sportsbook Review recently updated its live odds widget for third-party webmasters to be 100% responsive (mobile-friendly). Interested parties who would like to embed the free betting odds widget on their website can write to requests@sportsbookreview.com to be provided the embed code.

08.08.2017

A Topbet Sportsbook player has claimed he has not received three payouts for a total of $7,500. The first payout request was dated March 25. The second and third requests were made in May. He has received only generic updates from Topbet since. SBR has requested comment from Topbet management.

08.07.2017

Sportsbook Review congratulates all of the $5,000 poker tournament winners from the International Football Betting Conference 2017 (IFBC) held this past weekend at the Sheraton Casino in San Jose, Costa Rica. The tournament was sponsored by YouWager.eu. View all photos and updates from the tournament at SBR Forum.

08.07.2017

On the Monday, Aug. 7 Sports BIT show, Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard look at two games on the diamond: Baltimore Orioles at Los Angeles Angels and St. Louis Cardinals at Kansas City Royals. Plus a Deep Dive on how to bet on the NFL's preseason and bad beats from the weekend.

08.06.2017

Bitcoin shattered its previous all-time high and is trading in the $3,200 and up club. Many online sports bettors have transitioned to using bitcoin for their transactions with online sportsbooks. Learn how to get started using bitcoin with online sportsbooks by reading the tutorial posted on the bitcoin review page.

08.04.2017

The International Football Betting Conference powered by Sportsbook Review is finally here. The IFBC 2017 takes place at the luxurious Sheraton Hotel & Casino in San Jose, Costa Rica. Leading sports betting and gaming industry experts will be giving betting workshops over the two day event

08.03.2017

On the Thursday, Aug. 3 Sports BIT show, Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard break down the first exhibition matchup of the new NFL season, Cowboys-Cardinals in the Hall of Fame Game. And it's a Deep Dive college football preview Part 2 with Rob Veno. Note to readers: no show Friday.

08.02.2017

Online sportsbook Bovada has received an upgrade from A to A+. Since its inception in December of 2011 following Bodog's exit of the North American market, Bovada has proven to be a stable, financially responsible sportsbook known for delivering an exceptional user experience and innovating through top-shelf software.

08.02.2017

The 2017 Beat The Prick (BTP) contest has been announced at SBR Forum. This year's contest — the 13th installment of BTP — gives away $40,000 to the top 50 contestants at the conclusion of the contest, as well as 75,000 in free play points each week. Read SBR Forum for the skinny on how to participate.

08.01.2017

On the Wednesday, Aug. 2 Sports BIT show, Teddy Covers & Pauly Howard take a Deep Dive with special guest Rob Veno for Part 1 of a college football season preview. Is the University of Miami back to elite status? Maybe. Also, a look at the Diamondbacks-Cubs matchup on the diamond and bad beats from around the sports world.