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07.10.2015

GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D) has accused a player of syndicate betting. Syndicate or organized betting refers to the act of colluding with other sports bettors to circumvent wagering limits. It has also been used in the context of players within the same household receiving multiple sign up bonuses for new accounts.

07.10.2015

Sportsbook Review host Natalie Rydstrom speaks to readers about the best sports betting sites list in today's video update. This article also lists SBR resources that are considered essential for players to consider when choosing an online sportsbook for the upcoming NFL and college football season.

07.10.2015

One of the more common complaints submitted by players involves how sports betting websites handle their accounts after restricting their wagering limits. Players are often unhappy to find out that they can no longer place a bet for the amount they wish, and believe the practice of being limited to be unfair. Read more to find out the industry standard.

07.10.2015

Online sportsbook EzStreetSports.com (SBR rating F) has been off-line for three days now. Sportsbook Review reported earlier this week that the sports betting website may have pulled the plug on their struggling company. EzStreetSports never recovered in the court of public opinion from their infamous $46,000 winnings confiscation dispute.

UFC 189 Prop Bets list Updated: 25+ Prop Bets featured

07.10.2015

Two new online sportsbooks' UFC 189 Prop Bets have been added to the UFC Betting Directory for Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes. Online sportsbooks typically offer the most prop bets for pay-per-view (PPV) events in combat sports, so bettors should check the page frequently prior to Saturday night's fights as more proposition wagers and additional sportsbooks are expected to have their odds published in the page.

07.10.2015

Online sportsbook and land based betting shop BetFred has announced an upgrade to their mobile betting platform. BetFred has partnered up with horseracing content provider Racing Post to give players horseracing data and news as part of their mobile betting platform. The sportsbook has no outstanding player complaints on file.

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07.09.2015

Sportsbook Review.com analysts are standing by to handle your inquiries. Players with questions, comments, or concerns regarding online sportsbooks and casinos can write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. Alternatively, players can engage with SBR via Twitter @SBRreview. Sportsbook Review also has a complaint form where players can submit details of problems with their sports betting website. To date, SBR has helped players recover more than $5 million in disputed winnings.

07.09.2015

Baseball bettors have ten games to choose from with today's sportsbook odds. Below are Sportsbook Review picks handicappers MLB predictions on the outcome of these events.

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates
SBR Ross Benjamin has selected Pittsburgh to defeat St. Louis with the +103 odds offered by betting site Heritage Sports (SBR rating A).

Los Angeles Angels vs. Seattle Mariners
SBR Mark Lathrop has selected the Angels -193 +180 on the run-line at sports betting website BetOnline (SBR rating A).

Philadelphia Phillies vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
SBR Ross Benjamin has tipped the LA Dodgers -1.5 -135 on the run-line with 5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+).

Ten more picks are expected by the end of the day and will be published inside of this article.

07.08.2015

The entire Sportsbook Review community congratulates SBR poster Cabo on a valiant effort in the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event. Cabo was eliminated an hour ago by a player holding AK who drew an ace on the flop. This article contains all of the pictures and video coverage from Cabo's dream trip.

07.08.2015

An Otobet.com Sportsbook player has filed a bonus complaint with SBR. He registered at Otobet three weeks ago and deposited €150. The player accepted an initial sign up bonus, completed the terms and conditions, but ultimately had €1,300 confiscated by the Costa Rica based sports betting website.

Update to previous report: BetMayor registration disabled

07.08.2015

BetMayor Sportsbook (SBR rating F) is not accepting player registrations at the moment, though the betting site is online. The phone number displayed on the BetMayor website (1-877-254-1214) rings continuously before an auto-Spanish voicemail which suggests players try to call back later. Sportsbook Review is attempting to reach the General Manager of BetMayor for an update. A player has written Sportsbook Review stating the following:

BetMayor player: "I have a $5000 + balance and the site says "wagering has been disabled". All phone lines are down as well! What is going on?"

BetMayor was reportedly undergoing an acquisition that would see the $51,000 casino winner be paid who had his balance erased due to allegedly being a professional player. Players have been given no update. BetMayor remains on the sportsbook blacklist.

Six online sportsbooks release NHL Stanley Cup Betting Futures

07.08.2015

Six online sportsbooks have released NHL Stanley Cup betting futures for the 2015-16 season. Comparing the payout for the top team, a $100 wager returns as little as $550 and as much as $800. The odds displayed on the page update in real-time; when cells flash red, that indicates an immediate change recorded in the last 15 seconds. An orange cell indicates a change in the last 45 seconds, with yellow noting a change in the last one minute.

The betting sites listed in the NHL futures directory only consist of sportsbooks in minimum good standing with players, all of which do not have outstanding complaints from sports bettors. Sportsbook Review will update the newswire feed as significant updates to the page are made and new proposition wagers are added for the upcoming hockey season.

SBR Contest Winner soldiers on; Alive Day 2 of WSOP Main Event

07.08.2015

Sportsbook Review posting forum member Cabo is alive in day two of the WSOP Main Event. Cabo is seated at table 117 with approximately 20,000 in chips which is about average. The current chip leader has 198,000 in chips. 4,371 total players remain from 6,420 entrants. Cabo is the second player to win a seat to the $10,000 buy-in event in SBR history; previous winner FuzzyDunlop survived until day 3 in 2011.

07.07.2015

Players searching for a new betting site for the upcoming NFL and NCAAF seasons may wish to review the best sportsbook bonuses list. The chart compares the top sign up bonus at sportsbooks rated C or higher; sportsbooks that deal more than one type of sign up bonus have the higher of the bonus options listed on the page.

07.07.2015

A BetClic Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player thinks that he has been punished for being too sophisticated of a player. He signed up recently and made his first deposit through Neteller. He confirmed at the time that he was able to receive his withdrawals through Neteller. He built up a balance of €594, but is now being told he cannot use Neteller.

07.07.2015

Scam online sportsbook Easystreet Sports (SBR rating F) has been down all day. Earlier in the morning a GoDaddy domain expired message appeared, and now a white page appears on the ezstreetsports.com website. The sportsbook maintained a low rating due to scamming a big casino winner out of $46,000 from his successful Jacks or Better play.

07.07.2015

A Betfair (SBR rating A-) player has submitted a tennis betting dispute. The player deposited €130 and wagered on an International Tennis Federation (ITF) doubles match at the odds of 6 (+500). His account was then abruptly closed without word from the sports betting website.

07.06.2015

Guts.com Sportsbook has been upgraded from C+ to B-. The sports betting website was introduced to the sportsbook rating guide September 16, 2014. The sports betting website was introduced to the sportsbook rating guide September 16, 2014. Guts.com players with feedback can write to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

07.06.2015

BetMayor Sportsbook (SBR rating F) is now back online and appears to be processing player registrations. The sports betting website was undergoing an alleged ownership change and had previously suspended its service whilst the transition took place.

07.06.2015

Bitcoin (BTC) has had a great fourth of July weekend, shooting up over $16 and settling at $14 up counting from the close of the business day Friday. This type of upward movement is exactly what will lead to fireworks among online sportsbooks, as more betting sites may join in the company of the established online sportsbooks who have been first to support the currency.

07.05.2015

Despite controversial remarks concerning Mexicans, the odds on Donald Trump becoming the 45th President of the United States have actually improved: Online sportsbooks opened Trump as a 66 to 1 long shot, but have since adjusted these political betting odds to as a low as 25 to 1. SBR created a full political betting page covering the 2016 US Presidential Election.

07.05.2015

Online sportsbooks may have been the biggest losers of all with USA's 5-2 drubbing of Japan in the FIFA women's World Cup 2015. This article contains a list of prop bets that cashed relatively easily for sports bettors. The biggest payout of all though came in the correct score market, where a $50 bet would have generated $4,000 in profit.