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10.03.2014

In today's Sportsbook News video program host Natalie covers recent topics from the SBR newswire. Show topics include a tricky LSBet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) complaint, and a recent complaint launched against GR88 Sportsbook. GR88 (SBR rating D) is a betting site under the Olympian Group family. | Video report

09.30.2014

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has submitted a complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has claimed to have used LSbet for "a few weeks" and has made £556.02 in winnings. His trouble stems from the fact that he and a few friends allegedly placed similar bets on games - his account was eventually closed for this reason. | View full report

09.30.2014

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has submitted a complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has claimed to have used LSbet for "a few weeks" and has made £556.02 in winnings. His trouble stems from the fact that he and a few friends allegedly placed similar bets on games - his account was eventually closed for this reason. | View full report

09.30.2014

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has submitted a complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has claimed to have used LSbet for "a few weeks" and has made £556.02 in winnings. His trouble stems from the fact that he and a few friends allegedly placed similar bets on games - his account was eventually closed for this reason. | View full report

09.30.2014

An LSbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has submitted a complaint against the betting site with SBR. The player has claimed to have used LSbet for "a few weeks" and has made £556.02 in winnings. His trouble stems from the fact that he and a few friends allegedly placed similar bets on games - his account was eventually closed for this reason. | View full report

GR88 Sportsbook issue raised by bettor

09.30.2014

A GR88 Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed an SBR complaint. The player tells SBR that he recently registered to GR88, making a deposit of $200 to the betting site. He was credited with a sportsbook bonus equivalent to 100% of his deposit ($200). He placed a number of bets before his account was suspended by GR88. He claims that after a process which lasted several days, he agreed to have his deposit refunded and waive the bonus in light of the standstill. His deposit, he alleges, has not been returned and no additional updates have been given from GR88. SBR is following up on the sportsbook complaint.

Best sportsbook bonuses directory updated

09.30.2014

The best sportsbook bonuses directory has been updated. One betting site has lowered their sign-up bonus from 100% to 50% and updated their promo code. SBR has updated the listing and reordered the sportsbook according to the strength of their "True Bonus" (the amount of pure bonus the player receives in relation to the rollover requirement).

09.30.2014

Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) will allow players to change their player program as of tomorrow October 1st. Twice a year, users can adjust their account designation. One option is reduced juice, which refers to discounted pricing on wagers, meaning instead of laying full vig or -110 ($110 to $100) on a game outcome such as NFL spread, players receive -105 style pricing for sides and totals.

09.30.2014

Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) will allow players to change their player program as of tomorrow October 1st. Twice a year, users can adjust their account designation. One option is reduced juice, which refers to discounted pricing on wagers, meaning instead of laying full vig or -110 ($110 to $100) on a game outcome such as NFL spread, players receive -105 style pricing for sides and totals.

09.30.2014

Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) will allow players to change their player program as of tomorrow October 1st. Twice a year, users can adjust their account designation. One option is reduced juice, which refers to discounted pricing on wagers, meaning instead of laying full vig or -110 ($110 to $100) on a game outcome such as NFL spread, players receive -105 style pricing for sides and totals.

09.30.2014

Heritage Sportsbook (SBR rating A) will allow players to change their player program as of tomorrow October 1st. Twice a year, users can adjust their account designation. One option is reduced juice, which refers to discounted pricing on wagers, meaning instead of laying full vig or -110 ($110 to $100) on a game outcome such as NFL spread, players receive -105 style pricing for sides and totals.

09.29.2014

Bet365 (SBR rating A+) has moved all internet ("remote") gambling operations to Gibraltar. Bet365 will still have some of their troops stationed at their Stoke-on-Trent address in England, where they are the city's largest employer. Bet365's overall gaming business has operated out of Gibraltar dating back to 2007. Bet365's statement is accessible in this report's full view.

09.29.2014

Bet365 (SBR rating A+) has moved all internet ("remote") gambling operations to Gibraltar. Bet365 will still have some of their troops stationed at their Stoke-on-Trent address in England, where they are the city's largest employer. Bet365's overall gaming business has operated out of Gibraltar dating back to 2007. Bet365's statement is accessible in this report's full view.

09.29.2014

Bet365 (SBR rating A+) has moved all internet ("remote") gambling operations to Gibraltar. Bet365 will still have some of their troops stationed at their Stoke-on-Trent address in England, where they are the city's largest employer. Bet365's overall gaming business has operated out of Gibraltar dating back to 2007. Bet365's statement is accessible in this report's full view.

09.29.2014

Bet365 (SBR rating A+) has moved all internet ("remote") gambling operations to Gibraltar. Bet365 will still have some of their troops stationed at their Stoke-on-Trent address in England, where they are the city's largest employer. Bet365's overall gaming business has operated out of Gibraltar dating back to 2007. Bet365's statement is accessible in this report's full view.

09.29.2014

Wagerweb Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed the latest slow-pay complaint published on the SBR newswire feed. SBR reported on Friday that a player claimed to have six $3,000 check withdrawals pending from the betting site as far back as May 29 - 132 days ago. Wagerweb did not acknowledge what contributed to the delay.

09.29.2014

Wagerweb Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed the latest slow-pay complaint published on the SBR newswire feed. SBR reported on Friday that a player claimed to have six $3,000 check withdrawals pending from the betting site as far back as May 29 - 132 days ago. Wagerweb did not acknowledge what contributed to the delay.

09.29.2014

Wagerweb Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed the latest slow-pay complaint published on the SBR newswire feed. SBR reported on Friday that a player claimed to have six $3,000 check withdrawals pending from the betting site as far back as May 29 - 132 days ago. Wagerweb did not acknowledge what contributed to the delay.

09.29.2014

Wagerweb Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) has addressed the latest slow-pay complaint published on the SBR newswire feed. SBR reported on Friday that a player claimed to have six $3,000 check withdrawals pending from the betting site as far back as May 29 - 132 days ago. Wagerweb did not acknowledge what contributed to the delay.