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03.09.2015

Sportsbook Review originally reported February 11 that a Bizonbet Sportsbook player filed a payout complaint. He stated that he requested a $500 withdrawal on the 1st of December. Bizonbet has yet to comment on the complaint with Sportsbook Review; and the player has confirmed he has yet to receive a red cent from Bizonbet. SBR is following up.

03.09.2015

Sportsbook Review originally reported February 11 that a Bizonbet Sportsbook player filed a payout complaint. He stated that he requested a $500 withdrawal on the 1st of December. Bizonbet has yet to comment on the complaint with Sportsbook Review; and the player has confirmed he has yet to receive a red cent from Bizonbet. SBR is following up.

03.09.2015

Sportsbook Review originally reported February 11 that a Bizonbet Sportsbook player filed a payout complaint. He stated that he requested a $500 withdrawal on the 1st of December. Bizonbet has yet to comment on the complaint with Sportsbook Review; and the player has confirmed he has yet to receive a red cent from Bizonbet. SBR is following up.

03.09.2015

Sportsbook Review originally reported February 11 that a Bizonbet Sportsbook player filed a payout complaint. He stated that he requested a $500 withdrawal on the 1st of December. Bizonbet has yet to comment on the complaint with Sportsbook Review; and the player has confirmed he has yet to receive a red cent from Bizonbet. SBR is following up.

LSbet Sportsbook player has account closed

03.08.2015

An LSbet Sportsbook player has claimed that he deposited €240 and increased his balance to €412. After requesting payment, the player was asked to provide a copy of his ID card and utility bill. He says that after providing these documents, his account was closed without word by LSbet Sportsbook. SBR is following up.

If you're having trouble with a sportsbook

03.07.2015

SBR is ready by to assist if you are a player who has a dispute with an online sportsbook. SBR has helped players recover millions of dollars in disputed winnings since 1999. Simply write in with the details of the issue, whether it be a payout, wagering, bonus, or customer service complaint, to help@sportsbookreview.com or submit a sportsbook complaint form.

03.06.2015

Edit by SBR: The player was shown to have violated Youwin rules but was ultimately paid all winnings. The complaint is considered closed.

A Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has filed a complaint against the betting site with SBR. He claims that his account has been closed without a specific reason given, and that €1,900 of open bets were forfeited. Youwin allegedly told the player that it is their right to close an account per their terms and conditions. | Youwin complaint

03.06.2015

Edit by SBR: The player was shown to have violated Youwin rules but was ultimately paid all winnings. The complaint is considered closed.

A Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has filed a complaint against the betting site with SBR. He claims that his account has been closed without a specific reason given, and that €1,900 of open bets were forfeited. Youwin allegedly told the player that it is their right to close an account per their terms and conditions. | Youwin complaint

03.06.2015

Edit by SBR: The player was shown to have violated Youwin rules but was ultimately paid all winnings. The complaint is considered closed.

A Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has filed a complaint against the betting site with SBR. He claims that his account has been closed without a specific reason given, and that €1,900 of open bets were forfeited. Youwin allegedly told the player that it is their right to close an account per their terms and conditions. | Youwin complaint

03.06.2015

Edit by SBR: The player was shown to have violated Youwin rules but was ultimately paid all winnings. The complaint is considered closed.

A Youwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has filed a complaint against the betting site with SBR. He claims that his account has been closed without a specific reason given, and that €1,900 of open bets were forfeited. Youwin allegedly told the player that it is their right to close an account per their terms and conditions. | Youwin complaint

03.06.2015

Since SBR's report Tuesday of a $2,000 payout complaint, two new disputes have been submitted by Dashbet Sportsbook players. Player one requested €814 one month ago.  Player two requested €2,900 on January 23rd and has an additional €2,400 in his betting account. Dashbet players have reported being owed more than €34,000. | Read Dashbet complaints

03.06.2015

Since SBR's report Tuesday of a $2,000 payout complaint, two new disputes have been submitted by Dashbet Sportsbook players. Player one requested €814 one month ago.  Player two requested €2,900 on January 23rd and has an additional €2,400 in his betting account. Dashbet players have reported being owed more than €34,000. | Read Dashbet complaints

03.06.2015

Since SBR's report Tuesday of a $2,000 payout complaint, two new disputes have been submitted by Dashbet Sportsbook players. Player one requested €814 one month ago.  Player two requested €2,900 on January 23rd and has an additional €2,400 in his betting account. Dashbet players have reported being owed more than €34,000. | Read Dashbet complaints

03.06.2015

Since SBR's report Tuesday of a $2,000 payout complaint, two new disputes have been submitted by Dashbet Sportsbook players. Player one requested €814 one month ago.  Player two requested €2,900 on January 23rd and has an additional €2,400 in his betting account. Dashbet players have reported being owed more than €34,000. | Read Dashbet complaints

03.06.2015

The lights have officially closed at BetInternet Sportsbook (SBR rating B). Earlier this week, SBR reported that BetInternet's parent company - Webis Holdings Plc, announced on their website that BetInternet would permanently close on March 5. A brief statement detailed that customer service would remain in place for a period of 90 days to assist with player payout inquiries. | BetInternet closure

03.05.2015

The price of one bitcoin (BTC) is worth $277 at the close of the business day, March 5.Sportsbook Review has covered the fluctuation of the anonymous cryptocurrency extensively in recent months, as interest has peaked among sports bettors looking for a convenient and easy method of funding their online sportsbook accounts. | Recent movements

03.05.2015

The price of one bitcoin (BTC) is worth $277 at the close of the business day, March 5.Sportsbook Review has covered the fluctuation of the anonymous cryptocurrency extensively in recent months, as interest has peaked among sports bettors looking for a convenient and easy method of funding their online sportsbook accounts. | Recent movements

03.05.2015

The price of one bitcoin (BTC) is worth $277 at the close of the business day, March 5.Sportsbook Review has covered the fluctuation of the anonymous cryptocurrency extensively in recent months, as interest has peaked among sports bettors looking for a convenient and easy method of funding their online sportsbook accounts. | Recent movements

03.05.2015

The price of one bitcoin (BTC) is worth $277 at the close of the business day, March 5.Sportsbook Review has covered the fluctuation of the anonymous cryptocurrency extensively in recent months, as interest has peaked among sports bettors looking for a convenient and easy method of funding their online sportsbook accounts. | Recent movements

03.05.2015

TonyBet Sportsbook has reversed course in the bonus dispute reported on twice by SBR. In summary, a player had his bonus rollover agreement changed when he was just shy of completing a 150 bet play-through at the small limit of €7 per wager. Ther player had been limited by the TonyBet risk management department and was forced to race against the clock to finish rollover. | What Happened

03.05.2015

TonyBet Sportsbook has reversed course in the bonus dispute reported on twice by SBR. In summary, a player had his bonus rollover agreement changed when he was just shy of completing a 150 bet play-through at the small limit of €7 per wager. Ther player had been limited by the TonyBet risk management department and was forced to race against the clock to finish rollover. | What Happened

03.05.2015

TonyBet Sportsbook has reversed course in the bonus dispute reported on twice by SBR. In summary, a player had his bonus rollover agreement changed when he was just shy of completing a 150 bet play-through at the small limit of €7 per wager. Ther player had been limited by the TonyBet risk management department and was forced to race against the clock to finish rollover. | What Happened

03.05.2015

TonyBet Sportsbook has reversed course in the bonus dispute reported on twice by SBR. In summary, a player had his bonus rollover agreement changed when he was just shy of completing a 150 bet play-through at the small limit of €7 per wager. Ther player had been limited by the TonyBet risk management department and was forced to race against the clock to finish rollover. | What Happened

03.04.2015

A Dashbet Sportsbook player has written SBR for assistance. The player ordered a $2,000 withdrawal on February 9, 2015. He provided SBR with a copy of the transaction ID used to make the payout request. He has also shared that his account was previously fully verified by Dashbet Sportsbook. SBR has contacted the betting site to follow up. | Read previous Dashbet statement

03.04.2015

A Dashbet Sportsbook player has written SBR for assistance. The player ordered a $2,000 withdrawal on February 9, 2015. He provided SBR with a copy of the transaction ID used to make the payout request. He has also shared that his account was previously fully verified by Dashbet Sportsbook. SBR has contacted the betting site to follow up. | Read previous Dashbet statement