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11.03.2014

A Betway Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player who had €1300 confiscated in March of 2012 has written Sportsbook Review. The player read a recent SBR report on Betway agreeing to revisit past confiscations during the period of time the controversial "30% rule" was in effect. Following a slew of complaints and an SBR downgrade, Betway discontinued the rule. | Betway complaints

11.03.2014

A Betway Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player who had €1300 confiscated in March of 2012 has written Sportsbook Review. The player read a recent SBR report on Betway agreeing to revisit past confiscations during the period of time the controversial "30% rule" was in effect. Following a slew of complaints and an SBR downgrade, Betway discontinued the rule. | Betway complaints

11.03.2014

A Betway Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player who had €1300 confiscated in March of 2012 has written Sportsbook Review. The player read a recent SBR report on Betway agreeing to revisit past confiscations during the period of time the controversial "30% rule" was in effect. Following a slew of complaints and an SBR downgrade, Betway discontinued the rule. | Betway complaints

11.03.2014

A Betway Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player who had €1300 confiscated in March of 2012 has written Sportsbook Review. The player read a recent SBR report on Betway agreeing to revisit past confiscations during the period of time the controversial "30% rule" was in effect. Following a slew of complaints and an SBR downgrade, Betway discontinued the rule. | Betway complaints

11.03.2014

The November 2014 edition of the top sportsbooks poll is underway. Sportsbook Review invites all posters to participate in the poll. Users can cast their vote for their top three favorite sportsbooks, in order of favorite first. The first choice receives 25 points, second 15 points, and third 10 points. Thirty five user votes have been received thus far. | Sportsbook Poll standings

11.03.2014

An MB24 player (formerly known as Mobibet) has submitted a complaint. The player tells SBR that he signed up with MB24, accepted their welcome sports bonus and proceeded to fully meet the rollover requirement. When the player requested payment from MB24, his account was closed and only his initial deposit refunded. | MB24 complaint

11.03.2014

An MB24 player (formerly known as Mobibet) has submitted a complaint. The player tells SBR that he signed up with MB24, accepted their welcome sports bonus and proceeded to fully meet the rollover requirement. When the player requested payment from MB24, his account was closed and only his initial deposit refunded. | MB24 complaint

11.03.2014

An MB24 player (formerly known as Mobibet) has submitted a complaint. The player tells SBR that he signed up with MB24, accepted their welcome sports bonus and proceeded to fully meet the rollover requirement. When the player requested payment from MB24, his account was closed and only his initial deposit refunded. | MB24 complaint

11.03.2014

An MB24 player (formerly known as Mobibet) has submitted a complaint. The player tells SBR that he signed up with MB24, accepted their welcome sports bonus and proceeded to fully meet the rollover requirement. When the player requested payment from MB24, his account was closed and only his initial deposit refunded. | MB24 complaint

11.02.2014

Another Marathonbet player has filed a complaint claiming that he has lost access to his funds. The player, who initially registered at the start of the year, reported that his account was locked following his first payout request. Sportsbook Review followed up with Marathonbet, who claimed they were unsatisfied that the player provided legitimate ID. | Marathonbet complaint

11.02.2014

Another Marathonbet player has filed a complaint claiming that he has lost access to his funds. The player, who initially registered at the start of the year, reported that his account was locked following his first payout request. Sportsbook Review followed up with Marathonbet, who claimed they were unsatisfied that the player provided legitimate ID. | Marathonbet complaint

11.02.2014

Another Marathonbet player has filed a complaint claiming that he has lost access to his funds. The player, who initially registered at the start of the year, reported that his account was locked following his first payout request. Sportsbook Review followed up with Marathonbet, who claimed they were unsatisfied that the player provided legitimate ID. | Marathonbet complaint

11.02.2014

Another Marathonbet player has filed a complaint claiming that he has lost access to his funds. The player, who initially registered at the start of the year, reported that his account was locked following his first payout request. Sportsbook Review followed up with Marathonbet, who claimed they were unsatisfied that the player provided legitimate ID. | Marathonbet complaint

11.01.2014

A Betin Sportsbook player has claimed that €1497 in winnings were confiscated. The player had been wagering €2 per play after having the betting limits substantially lowered in the midst of a bonus rollover obligation. The account was finally suspended by the betting site after  fraudulent activity was alleged. | Betin complaint

11.01.2014

A Betin Sportsbook player has claimed that €1497 in winnings were confiscated. The player had been wagering €2 per play after having the betting limits substantially lowered in the midst of a bonus rollover obligation. The account was finally suspended by the betting site after  fraudulent activity was alleged. | Betin complaint

11.01.2014

A Betin Sportsbook player has claimed that €1497 in winnings were confiscated. The player had been wagering €2 per play after having the betting limits substantially lowered in the midst of a bonus rollover obligation. The account was finally suspended by the betting site after  fraudulent activity was alleged. | Betin complaint

11.01.2014

A Betin Sportsbook player has claimed that €1497 in winnings were confiscated. The player had been wagering €2 per play after having the betting limits substantially lowered in the midst of a bonus rollover obligation. The account was finally suspended by the betting site after  fraudulent activity was alleged. | Betin complaint

10.31.2014

Sportsbook Review reported yesterday that a BetUS (SBR rating D+) player was burned by the small print of a free bet bonus promotion. The player thought he was in full compliance with the bonus terms and conditions based on his correspondence with BetUS support, only to discover that the most he could redeem was $250, and later nothing. | BetUS addresses complaint

10.31.2014

Sportsbook Review reported yesterday that a BetUS (SBR rating D+) player was burned by the small print of a free bet bonus promotion. The player thought he was in full compliance with the bonus terms and conditions based on his correspondence with BetUS support, only to discover that the most he could redeem was $250, and later nothing. | BetUS addresses complaint

10.31.2014

Sportsbook Review reported yesterday that a BetUS (SBR rating D+) player was burned by the small print of a free bet bonus promotion. The player thought he was in full compliance with the bonus terms and conditions based on his correspondence with BetUS support, only to discover that the most he could redeem was $250, and later nothing. | BetUS addresses complaint

10.31.2014

Sportsbook Review reported yesterday that a BetUS (SBR rating D+) player was burned by the small print of a free bet bonus promotion. The player thought he was in full compliance with the bonus terms and conditions based on his correspondence with BetUS support, only to discover that the most he could redeem was $250, and later nothing. | BetUS addresses complaint

10.30.2014

Sportsbook Review is hosting a 25,000 poker freeroll in honor of Halloween 2014. The game takes place at the SBR Poker room and pays the top 25. First place pockets 5,000 points. SBR video host Silvia explains the nuts and bolts of the tournament, which is open to all comes, with the only requirement being a valid SBR forum account. | How to play

10.30.2014

A SmartLiveGaming (SBR rating D+) player has submitted a wagering complaint. The player made an in-play wager on an international soccer match between Maribor and Radomolje on the under 1.5, which was trading at 2.60. The wager was settled correctly as a win, but later voided on account of "rapid fluctuation" on the betting odds. | SmartLiveGaming dispute