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02.19.2015

The Bet2Be Sportsbook (SBR rating D) user at the center of this complaint, which was originally reported on January 20, has yet to be paid. Sportsbook Review is following up with the online sportsbook. The player has reported that his account access is still blocked and no follow-up information has been provided concerning what he has done wrong or when he will be paid.

02.19.2015

The Bet2Be Sportsbook (SBR rating D) user at the center of this complaint, which was originally reported on January 20, has yet to be paid. Sportsbook Review is following up with the online sportsbook. The player has reported that his account access is still blocked and no follow-up information has been provided concerning what he has done wrong or when he will be paid.

02.19.2015

The Bet2Be Sportsbook (SBR rating D) user at the center of this complaint, which was originally reported on January 20, has yet to be paid. Sportsbook Review is following up with the online sportsbook. The player has reported that his account access is still blocked and no follow-up information has been provided concerning what he has done wrong or when he will be paid.

02.19.2015

The Bet2Be Sportsbook (SBR rating D) user at the center of this complaint, which was originally reported on January 20, has yet to be paid. Sportsbook Review is following up with the online sportsbook. The player has reported that his account access is still blocked and no follow-up information has been provided concerning what he has done wrong or when he will be paid.

BetUS player says his account is closed after bonus dispute

02.19.2015

Update 12:05PM: BetUS management is investigating the complaint. A BetUS Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site. He has claimed that his account was closed following a dispute with BetUS management concerning a bonus balance of $1,322. Sportsbook Review has followed up with BetUS support to inquire and receive more details.

BetUS player says his account is closed after bonus dispute

02.19.2015

Update 12:05PM: BetUS management is investigating the complaint. A BetUS Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site. He has claimed that his account was closed following a dispute with BetUS management concerning a bonus balance of $1,322. Sportsbook Review has followed up with BetUS support to inquire and receive more details.

BetUS player says his account is closed after bonus dispute

02.19.2015

Update 12:05PM: BetUS management is investigating the complaint. A BetUS Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site. He has claimed that his account was closed following a dispute with BetUS management concerning a bonus balance of $1,322. Sportsbook Review has followed up with BetUS support to inquire and receive more details.

BetUS player says his account is closed after bonus dispute

02.19.2015

Update 12:05PM: BetUS management is investigating the complaint. A BetUS Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a complaint with SBR against the betting site. He has claimed that his account was closed following a dispute with BetUS management concerning a bonus balance of $1,322. Sportsbook Review has followed up with BetUS support to inquire and receive more details.

TonyBet account complaint: Player seeks help

02.18.2015

A Tonybet Sportsbook (unrated) player has filed a complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has stated that upon requesting his first ever payout from the online sportsbook that his account was abruptly closed. The player claims to have no idea what he has done wrong and believes his documents to be in order. Sportsbook Review has asked Tonybet for comment.

Online Sportsbooks Release Super Bowl 50 Winner Market

02.17.2015

The smoke has cleared on Super Bowl XLIX, but online sportsbooks are wasting no time in setting markets for the 2015-16 NFL year. A handful of betting sites have released odds on the Super Bowl 50 winner; SBR has updated the super bowl prop betting directory with these futures bets. The Patriots and Seahawks are atop the list at +550 ($100 wager pays $500) respectively.

Nitrogen Sports looking into NHL betting dispute

02.17.2015

Bitcoin betting site Nitrogen Sports (SBR rating B) is looking into the NHL prop betting dispute reported by SBR this Sunday. A player claimed that a wager on the alternate total goals market was graded as a loss after the game entered overtime, despite the market page nor the wagering ticket reading regulation only. Sportsbook Review expects an update to the case soon.

02.17.2015

Sportsbook Review has launched the 2015 NCAA Madness Bracket contest. The contest is open to the public and boasts a 100,000 betpoints prize-pool distributed to the top 20, as well as a $200,000 payout for any perfect bracket. The scoring format rewards underdog plays, so bring your A+ handicapping game to improve your chances of cashing. | How to enter

Oddsmaker Sportsbook: Wise Guys (Winners) Not Welcomed

02.16.2015

Oddsmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating F) has confiscated more than a quarter million dollars from winning players. The betting site nails players with their terms and conditions pertaining to "wise guy" accounts. Players who are considered sophisticated or too sharp for the risk management's liking are flagged and refunded their deposits. Oddsmaker refuses to speak with SBR on complaints.

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.16.2015

Sportsbook Review reported that an LSbet (SBR rating C) player filed a complaint alleging that €130 in winnings were not being paid. The player first did not fully comply with a part of LSbet's verification process by blacking out parts of his Neteller history due to what he considered a privacy violation, though he later complied. | LSbet talks to SBR

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

Sportsbook Review thanks the 83 participants in tonight's Angelman Syndrome charity poker event. SBR will donate $20 for each registration, a total of $1,660 to the CureAngelman.org foundation. SBR announced that its own forum member BIGDAY has a young child with Angelman Syndrome and subsequently launched the fundraising effort.

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details

02.15.2015

A second LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint has been received involving the unusual request of a player's entire eWallet history. This transaction log would show all transactions recorded to other individuals and sportsbooks. LSbet claims the information is necessary to rule out fraud, though it is a tough sell. | Complaint details