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05.26.2014

The FIFA World Cup 2014 may be a couple of weeks away, but there is plenty of movement in the way of odds changes worth noting. Sportsbook Review last reported on the World Cup Betting Directory and the many football betting markets available. Bettors looking to capitalize and beat their bookmaker should read this article.

05.24.2014

Update 5/24:  UFC 173 betting odds have swung like a pendulum in the last week. SBR reported in the Top 5 Sportsbooks to Bet UFC 173 that Daniel Cormier was installed as a 12 to 1 favorite against Dan Henderson in the co-main event of the evening. At the time of this publication, those odds have swung down significantly: Cormier is now on offer at -850 at 5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+).

05.23.2014

In today's Sportsbook Review iGaming News video update, host Natalie covers the recent WSEX Sportsbook complaint filed by a user that reported his closing $2,800+ balance was never paid. More than 250 players filed complaints with SBR over the period of time that WSEX was slow-paying up to their eventual closure in April 2013.

05.23.2014

SBR has recently spoken with a 1Vice Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) manager and began a process of reviewing the sportsbook. 1Vice Sportsbook was first introduced to the SBR ratings guide while under the RDG Corp family. 1Vice has since split from RDG Corp and is operating on its own.

05.23.2014

UFC 173 takes place Saturday night, May 24. Sportsbook Review reported on UFC 173 Odds swings earlier in the week. UFC 173 outright winner and proposition odds are featured in the UFC Betting Directory at SBR. This article goes through the best sportsbook signup bonus opportunities for UFC 173 wagering.

Betfair inks deal with Odobo for HTML5 games

05.22.2014

Betfair (SBR rating A-) has signed on games developer Odobo for the development and implementation of premium HTML5 games. Over twenty games are said to be included in the deal with an additional sixty by year's end. Betfair will be launching the first wave of games on their website in the next few weeks according to industry reports. Betfair users with feedback are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

05.21.2014

Former Interpol president Khoo Boon Hui believes that unsavory individuals may attempt to fix World Cup 2014 matches, according to a report published earlier today by iGaming Business. Khoo Boon Hui occupied the role of Interpol president from 2008 through 2012, and currently has a post as senior deputy secretary of homeland affairs in Singapore.

05.20.2014

UFC 175 is the next major upcoming Pay-Per-View event in the world of mixed martial arts. In a packed card that features Chris Weidman as a nearly 2.5 to 1 favorite against Lyoto Machida, as well as another appearance from undefeated womens star Ronda Rousey. The UFC betting directory shows that a few sportsbooks have already established betting odds, while the rest of the market has yet to do so.

Bookmaker.eu Sportsbook tech issues

05.20.2014

Update: Normal service resumed approximately one hour after this report was published. Bookmaker.eu (SBR rating A+), as well as BetDSI (SBR rating A+) and related websites are currently experiencing technical issues leading for the website to either not load or slowly boot up for players. A Bookmaker manager has confirmed that their technical department are working to restore normal service ASAP.

05.19.2014

A WSEX  Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has filed a complaint with SBR. The player was never paid his closing $2,867 balance. WSEX was downgraded multiple times by Sportsbook Review during their slow-payment of users, leading up to their outright collapse and closure on 19 April 2013.

05.19.2014

The FIFA World Cup 2014 Finals in Brazil are less than a month away, but the amount of betting markets are steadily increasing as online sportsbooks attempt to keep up with their competitors by coming out with creative new betting proposition wagers designed to add value to their users and provide more betting opportunities. Sportsbook Review has launched a World Cup Betting directory.

05.18.2014

Since Globet Sportsbook has surrendered their UK Gambling Commission licence, players have continued to report not receiving their funds as the sportsbook remains down for the count. Globet was slow-paying a handful of players at the time of their address change with the UK government as SBR reported in February.

05.18.2014

Since Globet Sportsbook has surrendered their UK Gambling Commission licence, players have continued to report not receiving their funds as the sportsbook remains down for the count. Globet was slow-paying a handful of players at the time of their address change with the UK government as SBR reported in February.

05.18.2014

Since Globet Sportsbook has surrendered their UK Gambling Commission licence, players have continued to report not receiving their funds as the sportsbook remains down for the count. Globet was slow-paying a handful of players at the time of their address change with the UK government as SBR reported in February.

05.18.2014

Since Globet Sportsbook has surrendered their UK Gambling Commission licence, players have continued to report not receiving their funds as the sportsbook remains down for the count. Globet was slow-paying a handful of players at the time of their address change with the UK government as SBR reported in February.

05.16.2014

In today's SBR iGaming News video update, host Natalie covers 5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) recent victory in the 2014 SBR Posters Poll which took place from mid April to May. 5Dimes Sportsbook received nearly 55% of the total votes, comfortably winning the seasonal poll for a record fifth time - more than any online sportsbook in the history of the poll.
 

MLB Prop Betting Directory at SBR

05.15.2014

The MLB Prop Betting Directory has a new home. Bookmark every MLB Prop for the upcoming season and ensure you lock in the best availale market price. The daily prop page is typically fully up to date by 2PM ET as the markets become released.

05.14.2014

BetRevolution Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) remains on the Sportsbook Review blacklist. BetRevolution outraged the entire online betting industry when they confiscated $27,000 from a trio of winning players. These players were accused of being a wagering syndicate in a case that led to the blacklisting of BetRevolution.

5Dimes Sportsbook leads Posters Poll with 2 hours remaining

05.14.2014

5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has a giant lead in this quarter's SBR Forum Top Posters Poll. It looks as if victory is in the bag as they sit atop the Posters Poll comfortably with 126 points. Pinnacle (SBR rating A+), Heritage (SBR rating A), Bookmaker (SBR rating A+), and Bet365 (SBR rating A) round out the top five. SBR will update as soon as the poll results become official, and thanks users for once again turning up and letting their voices be heard.

05.13.2014

UFC 173 is the next Pay-Per-View event in the sport of mixed martial arts. Daniel Cormier is a big favourite against Dan Henderson in the co-main event. At the time of this publication, 5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has installed Cormier at -1200 (a $1200 wager returns $100 in profit). Sportsbook Review has launched a UFC 173 Betting Odds & Props directory.

Ladbrokes Sportsbook adds new cashier technology

05.12.2014

Ladbrokes Sportsbook (SBR rating A) has launched what has been described as a suite new payment technologies. The technologies, offered through payment provider SafeCharge feature single click deposits, enhanced data security and PCI compliance. SBR last reported on Ladbrokes on 30 March 2014 following their redirecting of their Spanish facing business to Sportium.es.

Voting for top online sportsbook ends soon

05.11.2014

The top online sportsbook poll concludes end of day Wednesday, May 14. 5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) currently has over a 50 point lead on Pinnacle Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) and Heritage Sports (SBR rating A) for the top spot.

05.10.2014

UFC Fight Night 40 takes place tonight from the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. The headline event features Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva. Sportsbook Review has published a UFC Prop Betting directory for the card which features the industry's top online sportsbooks and the best available market prices. Continue reading this article to find out more.