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03.17.2015

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site over a privacy concern. The player has claimed that his account is presently suspended with a €15,000 balance, including €5,000 in profit. The standstill occurred when the player refused to provide complete unedited statements of his Skrill activity. | LSbet complaint explained

03.17.2015

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site over a privacy concern. The player has claimed that his account is presently suspended with a €15,000 balance, including €5,000 in profit. The standstill occurred when the player refused to provide complete unedited statements of his Skrill activity. | LSbet complaint explained

03.17.2015

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site over a privacy concern. The player has claimed that his account is presently suspended with a €15,000 balance, including €5,000 in profit. The standstill occurred when the player refused to provide complete unedited statements of his Skrill activity. | LSbet complaint explained

03.17.2015

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site over a privacy concern. The player has claimed that his account is presently suspended with a €15,000 balance, including €5,000 in profit. The standstill occurred when the player refused to provide complete unedited statements of his Skrill activity. | LSbet complaint explained

03.17.2015

Betting exchange WBX (SBR rating B) has closed. Players with balances at WBX should log-in and withdraw their funds. WBX posted a notice on their homepage last night making the announcement. The statement explained WBX endeavored to compete with Betfair, but the regulatory climate and rising costs necessitated their closure. | Read statement

03.17.2015

Betting exchange WBX (SBR rating B) has closed. Players with balances at WBX should log-in and withdraw their funds. WBX posted a notice on their homepage last night making the announcement. The statement explained WBX endeavored to compete with Betfair, but the regulatory climate and rising costs necessitated their closure. | Read statement

03.17.2015

Betting exchange WBX (SBR rating B) has closed. Players with balances at WBX should log-in and withdraw their funds. WBX posted a notice on their homepage last night making the announcement. The statement explained WBX endeavored to compete with Betfair, but the regulatory climate and rising costs necessitated their closure. | Read statement

03.17.2015

Betting exchange WBX (SBR rating B) has closed. Players with balances at WBX should log-in and withdraw their funds. WBX posted a notice on their homepage last night making the announcement. The statement explained WBX endeavored to compete with Betfair, but the regulatory climate and rising costs necessitated their closure. | Read statement

03.16.2015

Smarkets (SBR rating C) has provided comment on a betting complaint submitted by a user who claimed that his winnings were voided on a market which had €70,000 in matched wagers. Smarkets is a betting exchange, not a traditional online sportsbook, which relies on peer-to-peer action to account for market liquidity. | What happened

03.16.2015

Smarkets (SBR rating C) has provided comment on a betting complaint submitted by a user who claimed that his winnings were voided on a market which had €70,000 in matched wagers. Smarkets is a betting exchange, not a traditional online sportsbook, which relies on peer-to-peer action to account for market liquidity. | What happened

03.16.2015

Smarkets (SBR rating C) has provided comment on a betting complaint submitted by a user who claimed that his winnings were voided on a market which had €70,000 in matched wagers. Smarkets is a betting exchange, not a traditional online sportsbook, which relies on peer-to-peer action to account for market liquidity. | What happened

03.16.2015

Smarkets (SBR rating C) has provided comment on a betting complaint submitted by a user who claimed that his winnings were voided on a market which had €70,000 in matched wagers. Smarkets is a betting exchange, not a traditional online sportsbook, which relies on peer-to-peer action to account for market liquidity. | What happened

03.16.2015

SBR originally reported on a wagering dispute filed by a VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) player in August  2014. The dispute was covered numerous times in the following months and was only partially resolved in November. In a nutshell, a player wagered $2,000 on the previous NHL Playoffs MVP winner (recipient of Conn Smythe trophy). The wager was accepted but not paid in full. | See Why

03.16.2015

SBR originally reported on a wagering dispute filed by a VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) player in August  2014. The dispute was covered numerous times in the following months and was only partially resolved in November. In a nutshell, a player wagered $2,000 on the previous NHL Playoffs MVP winner (recipient of Conn Smythe trophy). The wager was accepted but not paid in full. | See Why

03.16.2015

SBR originally reported on a wagering dispute filed by a VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) player in August  2014. The dispute was covered numerous times in the following months and was only partially resolved in November. In a nutshell, a player wagered $2,000 on the previous NHL Playoffs MVP winner (recipient of Conn Smythe trophy). The wager was accepted but not paid in full. | See Why

03.16.2015

SBR originally reported on a wagering dispute filed by a VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) player in August  2014. The dispute was covered numerous times in the following months and was only partially resolved in November. In a nutshell, a player wagered $2,000 on the previous NHL Playoffs MVP winner (recipient of Conn Smythe trophy). The wager was accepted but not paid in full. | See Why

03.16.2015

A Betin Sportsbook player has filed a dispute with SBR against the betting site. The player has stated that a balance of €524 has not been paid. The player was accused of foul play with his in-play bets. He reportedly had a pattern of placing bets exactly as an event occurred. Betin claims that seven such wagers were made where the outcome was already known. | In-play dispute explained

03.16.2015

A Betin Sportsbook player has filed a dispute with SBR against the betting site. The player has stated that a balance of €524 has not been paid. The player was accused of foul play with his in-play bets. He reportedly had a pattern of placing bets exactly as an event occurred. Betin claims that seven such wagers were made where the outcome was already known. | In-play dispute explained

03.16.2015

A Betin Sportsbook player has filed a dispute with SBR against the betting site. The player has stated that a balance of €524 has not been paid. The player was accused of foul play with his in-play bets. He reportedly had a pattern of placing bets exactly as an event occurred. Betin claims that seven such wagers were made where the outcome was already known. | In-play dispute explained

03.16.2015

A Betin Sportsbook player has filed a dispute with SBR against the betting site. The player has stated that a balance of €524 has not been paid. The player was accused of foul play with his in-play bets. He reportedly had a pattern of placing bets exactly as an event occurred. Betin claims that seven such wagers were made where the outcome was already known. | In-play dispute explained

03.15.2015

A Dashbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has successfully been paid once for a sum of €150 from Dashbet. He maintains a total balance of €2,500, and has a delinquent payout request of €1,500 which he is unsure when he will receive. The player has been reading on the SBR newswire about Dashbet's payout issues. | Dashbet news

03.15.2015

A Dashbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has successfully been paid once for a sum of €150 from Dashbet. He maintains a total balance of €2,500, and has a delinquent payout request of €1,500 which he is unsure when he will receive. The player has been reading on the SBR newswire about Dashbet's payout issues. | Dashbet news

03.15.2015

A Dashbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has successfully been paid once for a sum of €150 from Dashbet. He maintains a total balance of €2,500, and has a delinquent payout request of €1,500 which he is unsure when he will receive. The player has been reading on the SBR newswire about Dashbet's payout issues. | Dashbet news

03.15.2015

A Dashbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has successfully been paid once for a sum of €150 from Dashbet. He maintains a total balance of €2,500, and has a delinquent payout request of €1,500 which he is unsure when he will receive. The player has been reading on the SBR newswire about Dashbet's payout issues. | Dashbet news