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07.05.2015

There is a 3-0 consensus on the Washington Nationals among SBR handicappers on the free MLB picks page. The Nationals opened as -165 favorites in the Sunday night feature game and the sportsbook money line odds have dropped an average of 5 cents since then. This article lists the day's free picks and a summary of the Nationals vs. Giants betting odds percentages.

Heritage Sportsbook experiencing network issue

07.05.2015

Update 12:23pm ET: Heritage Sports website is back online. The sportsbook is fielding e-mail temporarily through heritage_sports@yahoo.com until normal channels are back online.

Heritage Sports (SBR rating A) management tells SBR that the website is down due to a malfunction with a network switch. The IT staff is currently working on the issue and while Heritage does not have an exact timeline for repair, management hopes the website will be back online this afternoon.

07.04.2015

MyBookie.ag (SBR rating C-) has been added to the list of bitcoin accepting sportsbooks. A manager with MyBookie advised SBR of their recent addition of Bitcoin. MyBookie presently requires players to contact customer for more information about making transactions with the currency and is expected to update their website next week with more information.

SBR Contest winner Cabo draws Monday WSOP Main Event start

07.04.2015

Sportsbook Review free contest winner Cabo landed in Las Vegas earlier this afternoon and met with SBR moderator Sam9ball at the Rio Hotel and Casino - venue of the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event which begins tomorrow. Cabo won his $10,000 buy-in and $500 for travel by qualifying in the free SBR Poker Championship earlier this year. SBR will provide updates on Cabo's tournament progress.
 

07.04.2015

Sportsbook Review takes an updated look at the remaining Wimbledon tennis betting markets on offer from top online sportsbooks in this article. Players can also shop for tennis betting markets in the Wimbledon Betting directory, and find current game odds, line history, and real-time updates by browsing the tennis odds on SBR Odds. Players looking for free tennis picks can find them on SBR Picks.

Sportsbook News Update Video with host SBR Natalie Rydstrom

07.03.2015

Sportsbook Review news host Natalie Rydstrom delivers a weekly sportsbook news update. Topics covered in today's show include the value offered by comparing sportsbook market offerings in the 2015 FIFA World Cup women's final betting page, which shows the most popular sportsbook betting markets on offer. Also mentioned are recent news items such as the SBR advisory on the worst 5 online sportsbooks to avoid come football season, and the first online sports betting site to offer college football week one odds.

07.03.2015

Sportsbook Review moderator "Sam9ball" picked up Cabo's $10,000 WSOP Main Event entry fee plus $500 in travel expenses this morning. Sam shared a video of a bank teller counting the large stack of $100 bills. Cabo won this once in a lifetime opportunity by winning the last free SBR Poker championship series, and is now the second player SBR has sent to the WSOP Main Event.

07.03.2015

TonyBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) management has responded to SBR concerning the player complaint reported recently on the sportsbook newswire. A TonyBet player became alarmed that she would not be paid - although the payout request she made was only outstanding for little more than a week - after her account was disabled following comments made on Twitter.

07.02.2015

Online sportsbooks have recalibrated their money line market for Wimbledon men's outright winner market following Rafael Nadal's loss. The Spanish star went down in the second round against German pro Dustin Brown. Sports betting sites Heritage and 5Dimes presently have Novak Djokovic as the most likely player to win the Grand Slam, with the current price at +125.

07.02.2015

Cashpoint Sportsbook has been upgraded from C- to C. The sports betting website has no outstanding complaints on file, and is licensed to operate as a sports betting website by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA). The online sportsbook also holds a gaming license by the UK Gambling Commission. Player feedback is welcomed. Players can write to help@sportsbookreview.com.

07.02.2015

The best sportsbook bonuses list has been updated. Players on the hunt for the top sports betting bonuses by betting site can sort the page in multiple ways; by the amount of the straight upbonus (referred to in the page as being the "True Bonus"), play-through requirement, maximum cash redeemable through each bonus.

07.02.2015

Online sportsbooks have updated the women's World Cup betting odds and released a full slate of prop bets for Sunday's Japan vs. USA final. Sportsbook Review has updated the World Cup prop betting page and summarized the top betting markets inside of this article. The prop bets will be updated through game-time Sunday.

07.02.2015

BetOnline Sportsbook (SBR rating A) is the first sports betting website to release week one College Football odds. The online sportsbook posted the slate of week one odds last night, along with sister site Sportsbetting.ag. BetOnline also has a number of college football prop bets available, which SBR has posted in the college football prop bets directory.

Sportsbook Poll Results: Best Betting Sites from SBR Community

07.01.2015

Heading into the third quarter of 2015, the below sportsbooks were rated by the SBR posters community as being the best betting sites in the following categories: Payout speed, customer service, bonus offerings, and wagering cart diversity.

#1    5Dimes (SBR rating A+) 1105 Pts Read more about 5Dimes
#2    Heritage (SBR rating A) 755 Pts Read more about Heritage
#3    Pinnacle (SBR rating A+) 685 Pts Read more about Pinnacle
#4    Bookmaker (SBR rating A+) 455Pts Read more about Bookmaker
#5    Bet365 (SBR rating A+)  240 Pts Read more about Bet365


A new best sportsbook poll will be conducted for the fourth quarter of 2015.

07.01.2015

Sportsbook Review has released a top five sports betting websites to avoid player advisory. Online sportsbooks struggling to pay players or outright refusing to do so in the summer months with football season on the horizon are considered risks that are too big to take. Players should avoid the five sportsbooks cited in this article at all costs.

07.01.2015

Sportsbook Review reported recently on a Tonybet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) complaint. A player contacted SBR claiming that she has been owed €1,000 since June 22. The player is waiting for the payout through Skrill. She informed SBR that prior to requesting the payout, she was fully verified and had successfully passed the sports betting websites comprehensive Know Your Customer process.      

07.01.2015

Update: Betfair has since corrected the grading of this Wimbledon betting market. A Betfair (SBR rating A-) punter has submitted a wagering complaint against the popular betting exchange. The player wagered on a Wimbledon tennis match between Watson and Garcia. The bet was on there being a tiebreak in set three; though there are curious circumstances at play.

07.01.2015

Online sportsbooks were quick to react to the news that Jose Aldo withdrew from his scheduled UFC 189 Main Event bout with Conor McGregor on July 11. Sports betting sites have taken all main event UFC 189 prop bets off the board. What's presently available are money line (outright) markets and the total number of rounds. SBR expects a full slate of new Mendes vs. McGregor props to be posted soon.

06.30.2015

Online sportsbook GTBets has released political betting props. Sportsbook Review first reported two weeks on the creation of a new prop betting comparison guide for betting on politics. This directory shows all top sports betting website markets on who will be the next US President broken down by category. This article summarizes some of the most popular sportsbook bets on the board.

06.30.2015

Sportsbook Review has lowered the rating of recently closed sports betting site MB24 to F. The sportsbook homepage has remained on, fueling speculation that there may be an acquisition or change of ownership of the business. Sportsbook Review is collecting complaints from players who have not been paid their final balance from the sports betting website.

06.30.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook player has filed a wagering complaint against the sports betting website. The player made some in-play wagers on the friendly soccer match between SK Steyr and Hajduk Split. The player wagered over 0.5 goals in the interval of 65:00-74:59. A goal was recorded in the 69th minute, so the player believes his bets should have been graded as winners.

06.30.2015

Update: Sportsbook Review reported on June 23 that a BetMotion Sportsbook player told that he would paid within three days to close out his withdrawal complaint, but he has still yet to be paid. He has been given only generic assistance via e-mail. SBR has yet to hear from the sportsbook management on what is causing the delay.