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02.23.2015

A BetRebels player has submitted a bonus dispute with Sportsbook Review. The player registered at the betting site after deciding to accept their 100% sports welcome bonus. The player deposited €100 and wrote to support requesting the bonus credit. BetRebels refused to apply the bonus, citing violation of sportsbook rules. The player denies wrongdoing. | BetRebels bonus complaint

02.23.2015

A BetRebels player has submitted a bonus dispute with Sportsbook Review. The player registered at the betting site after deciding to accept their 100% sports welcome bonus. The player deposited €100 and wrote to support requesting the bonus credit. BetRebels refused to apply the bonus, citing violation of sportsbook rules. The player denies wrongdoing. | BetRebels bonus complaint

02.23.2015

A BetRebels player has submitted a bonus dispute with Sportsbook Review. The player registered at the betting site after deciding to accept their 100% sports welcome bonus. The player deposited €100 and wrote to support requesting the bonus credit. BetRebels refused to apply the bonus, citing violation of sportsbook rules. The player denies wrongdoing. | BetRebels bonus complaint

02.23.2015

A BetRebels player has submitted a bonus dispute with Sportsbook Review. The player registered at the betting site after deciding to accept their 100% sports welcome bonus. The player deposited €100 and wrote to support requesting the bonus credit. BetRebels refused to apply the bonus, citing violation of sportsbook rules. The player denies wrongdoing. | BetRebels bonus complaint

02.23.2015

A Dimeline Sports (SBR rating D) player has claimed a $4,000 payment has been pending since December 30. The player has claimed he was told the payout would soon be processed, but that the manager he was dealing with has been unreachable as of late. Spoortsbook Review has followed up with Dimeline Sports for comment.

02.23.2015

A Dimeline Sports (SBR rating D) player has claimed a $4,000 payment has been pending since December 30. The player has claimed he was told the payout would soon be processed, but that the manager he was dealing with has been unreachable as of late. Spoortsbook Review has followed up with Dimeline Sports for comment.

02.23.2015

A Dimeline Sports (SBR rating D) player has claimed a $4,000 payment has been pending since December 30. The player has claimed he was told the payout would soon be processed, but that the manager he was dealing with has been unreachable as of late. Spoortsbook Review has followed up with Dimeline Sports for comment.

02.23.2015

A Dimeline Sports (SBR rating D) player has claimed a $4,000 payment has been pending since December 30. The player has claimed he was told the payout would soon be processed, but that the manager he was dealing with has been unreachable as of late. Spoortsbook Review has followed up with Dimeline Sports for comment.

Oscars Prop Betting: Birdman remains favored for Best Picture

02.22.2015

The 87th Academy Awards commence in less than one hour. Birdman has remained the odds on favorite to nab the Best Picture award, trading at an average of 1 to 2 at online sportsbooks. 5Dimes offers the best price per the SBR Oscar Prop Bets list at -165, meaning a $165 wager returns $100 in profit. A full list of category betting props are available.

Sportsbook Rating Change: InstantActionSports to D

02.21.2015

InstantActionSports' rating has been lowered from D+ to D. The betting site has accumulated a handful of repeated slow-pay complaints in the last year, and players have lost the ability to make withdrawals by eWallets Skrill and Neteller. The book is only able to offer payment plans through P2P methods, and has been tardy with these workaround payments according to player feedback.

02.21.2015

Despite the event announcement looming for the last two months, online sportsbooks already had set the boxing winner's market for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight believed to be taking May 2 in Las Vegas. Mayweather was listed as an average 3 to 1 favorite ($300 wager winning $100). The fight has now been made official, and the moneyline is on the move. | See market movement

02.21.2015

Despite the event announcement looming for the last two months, online sportsbooks already had set the boxing winner's market for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight believed to be taking May 2 in Las Vegas. Mayweather was listed as an average 3 to 1 favorite ($300 wager winning $100). The fight has now been made official, and the moneyline is on the move. | See market movement

02.21.2015

Despite the event announcement looming for the last two months, online sportsbooks already had set the boxing winner's market for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight believed to be taking May 2 in Las Vegas. Mayweather was listed as an average 3 to 1 favorite ($300 wager winning $100). The fight has now been made official, and the moneyline is on the move. | See market movement

02.21.2015

Despite the event announcement looming for the last two months, online sportsbooks already had set the boxing winner's market for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight believed to be taking May 2 in Las Vegas. Mayweather was listed as an average 3 to 1 favorite ($300 wager winning $100). The fight has now been made official, and the moneyline is on the move. | See market movement

02.20.2015

Update 1:45PM ET Nitrogen Sports agreed that their rules page could be considered hard to find, and has now placed the link to their website rules at the footer of every page. The bitcoin sportsbook has credited the player who filed the below dispute approximately $100 in bitcoin in good faith, but did not re-grade the NHL prop market as the following rule was in place:

"Unless otherwise stated, all bets for hockey are for regulation time only and not include overtime or penalty shootouts. If a line includes overtime it will be clearly stated on the betslip - please check your betslip carefully. Penalty shootouts are considered part of overtime."

Original complaint: A Nitrogen Sports (SBR rating B) player has submitted a betting dispute involving the grading of an NHL wager. The player has claimed that he wagered an alternate total line on Friday's Philadelphia Flyers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets NHL game. His wager was over 7, the regular game total was 5.5 points. The game ended 4-3 in Overtime. | Dispute details

02.20.2015

Sportsbook Review has released an Oscars Prop Bets List page ahead of the February 22 Academy Awards. As of this publication, oscars prop betting odds from six online sportsbooks are featured on the page. One feature of the page that should be beneficial for sports bettors is the bolding of the best available line per sportsbook. | Oscars Prop Bets Market Watch

02.20.2015

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted a dispute involving a balance of €13,000. He has told SBR that he registered with BetAtHome more than one yer ago. He has deposited a few times, and finally accumulated a balance of €13,000. After providing his ID, BetAtHome proceeded to close his account and confiscate his winnings. | BetAtHome complaint

02.20.2015

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted a dispute involving a balance of €13,000. He has told SBR that he registered with BetAtHome more than one yer ago. He has deposited a few times, and finally accumulated a balance of €13,000. After providing his ID, BetAtHome proceeded to close his account and confiscate his winnings. | BetAtHome complaint

02.20.2015

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted a dispute involving a balance of €13,000. He has told SBR that he registered with BetAtHome more than one yer ago. He has deposited a few times, and finally accumulated a balance of €13,000. After providing his ID, BetAtHome proceeded to close his account and confiscate his winnings. | BetAtHome complaint

02.20.2015

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted a dispute involving a balance of €13,000. He has told SBR that he registered with BetAtHome more than one yer ago. He has deposited a few times, and finally accumulated a balance of €13,000. After providing his ID, BetAtHome proceeded to close his account and confiscate his winnings. | BetAtHome complaint

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.