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01.16.2014

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player owed €1,000 has filed a complaint through SBR. The player requested his payout more than one month ago and has yet to be paid. Globet Sportsbook users have continued to report on slow service. Management has stopped responding to SBR on these payout complaints. Globet is currently facing a blacklisting at SBR.

01.16.2014

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player owed €1,000 has filed a complaint through SBR. The player requested his payout more than one month ago and has yet to be paid. Globet Sportsbook users have continued to report on slow service. Management has stopped responding to SBR on these payout complaints. Globet is currently facing a blacklisting at SBR.

01.16.2014

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player owed €1,000 has filed a complaint through SBR. The player requested his payout more than one month ago and has yet to be paid. Globet Sportsbook users have continued to report on slow service. Management has stopped responding to SBR on these payout complaints. Globet is currently facing a blacklisting at SBR.

01.16.2014

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player owed €1,000 has filed a complaint through SBR. The player requested his payout more than one month ago and has yet to be paid. Globet Sportsbook users have continued to report on slow service. Management has stopped responding to SBR on these payout complaints. Globet is currently facing a blacklisting at SBR.

01.14.2014
BTCSportsBet, the Bitcoin sportsbook which was the subject of SBR's advisory video report Friday, has declined comment to SBR since the report's publication. BTCSportsBet refused to pay 8 BTC (valued at $6,700 at the time) in winnings from four wagers. The wagers were placed at valid market odds and were not entered late.

01.14.2014
BTCSportsBet, the Bitcoin sportsbook which was the subject of SBR's advisory video report Friday, has declined comment to SBR since the report's publication. BTCSportsBet refused to pay 8 BTC (valued at $6,700 at the time) in winnings from four wagers. The wagers were placed at valid market odds and were not entered late.

01.14.2014
BTCSportsBet, the Bitcoin sportsbook which was the subject of SBR's advisory video report Friday, has declined comment to SBR since the report's publication. BTCSportsBet refused to pay 8 BTC (valued at $6,700 at the time) in winnings from four wagers. The wagers were placed at valid market odds and were not entered late.

01.14.2014
BTCSportsBet, the Bitcoin sportsbook which was the subject of SBR's advisory video report Friday, has declined comment to SBR since the report's publication. BTCSportsBet refused to pay 8 BTC (valued at $6,700 at the time) in winnings from four wagers. The wagers were placed at valid market odds and were not entered late.

01.13.2014

Alliance Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) has closed. One of the two partners behind Alliance wrote SBR claiming that while the company was acquired just a year and a half ago, there are current negotiations to sell the business to a larger gaming shop. At the time of closure, $80,000 in player balances is on the books to about 125 players.

01.13.2014

Alliance Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) has closed. One of the two partners behind Alliance wrote SBR claiming that while the company was acquired just a year and a half ago, there are current negotiations to sell the business to a larger gaming shop. At the time of closure, $80,000 in player balances is on the books to about 125 players.

01.13.2014

Alliance Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) has closed. One of the two partners behind Alliance wrote SBR claiming that while the company was acquired just a year and a half ago, there are current negotiations to sell the business to a larger gaming shop. At the time of closure, $80,000 in player balances is on the books to about 125 players.

01.13.2014

Alliance Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) has closed. One of the two partners behind Alliance wrote SBR claiming that while the company was acquired just a year and a half ago, there are current negotiations to sell the business to a larger gaming shop. At the time of closure, $80,000 in player balances is on the books to about 125 players.

01.13.2014

A BetWay Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) has reported receiving €1,390. These funds were initially confiscated all the way back in 2012 when the sportsbook was enforcing a controversial bonus rule that led to multiple SBR warnings and video advisory reports. BetWay Sportsbook agreed to revamp their bonus rules to SBR and revisit old sportsbook complaints.

01.13.2014

A BetWay Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) has reported receiving €1,390. These funds were initially confiscated all the way back in 2012 when the sportsbook was enforcing a controversial bonus rule that led to multiple SBR warnings and video advisory reports. BetWay Sportsbook agreed to revamp their bonus rules to SBR and revisit old sportsbook complaints.

01.13.2014

A BetWay Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) has reported receiving €1,390. These funds were initially confiscated all the way back in 2012 when the sportsbook was enforcing a controversial bonus rule that led to multiple SBR warnings and video advisory reports. BetWay Sportsbook agreed to revamp their bonus rules to SBR and revisit old sportsbook complaints.

01.13.2014

A BetWay Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) has reported receiving €1,390. These funds were initially confiscated all the way back in 2012 when the sportsbook was enforcing a controversial bonus rule that led to multiple SBR warnings and video advisory reports. BetWay Sportsbook agreed to revamp their bonus rules to SBR and revisit old sportsbook complaints.

01.12.2014

SBR reported in Novemer that a JazzSports (SBR rating C) player was paid in full after receiving the last of a payment plan that saw him receive more than $100,000. SBR noted at the time that two other large winners had similarly reported being on schedules to receive their funds. SBR has confirmed that Jazz has paid over $300K to these winning players and cleared up all payout complaints.

01.12.2014

SBR reported in Novemer that a JazzSports (SBR rating C) player was paid in full after receiving the last of a payment plan that saw him receive more than $100,000. SBR noted at the time that two other large winners had similarly reported being on schedules to receive their funds. SBR has confirmed that Jazz has paid over $300K to these winning players and cleared up all payout complaints.

01.12.2014

SBR reported in Novemer that a JazzSports (SBR rating C) player was paid in full after receiving the last of a payment plan that saw him receive more than $100,000. SBR noted at the time that two other large winners had similarly reported being on schedules to receive their funds. SBR has confirmed that Jazz has paid over $300K to these winning players and cleared up all payout complaints.

01.12.2014

SBR reported in Novemer that a JazzSports (SBR rating C) player was paid in full after receiving the last of a payment plan that saw him receive more than $100,000. SBR noted at the time that two other large winners had similarly reported being on schedules to receive their funds. SBR has confirmed that Jazz has paid over $300K to these winning players and cleared up all payout complaints.

01.11.2014

SBR Forum congratulates the players who cashed in Saturday's $5,000 SBR Poker Championship. The event also gave away 100,000 points. Points can be used to make real-world redemptions as well as sportsbook cash (non-USA) from SBR Store. The SBR Poker championship event carried a 5,000 point entry fee and seated the top 75 qualifiers from the previous tournament series.

01.10.2014

Bitcoin is a digital currency that has skyrocketed in popularity and value since its inception in 2008 by developer Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin itself has been a hot topic online and through the media; the relatively anonymous manner which the digital currency can be traded has attracted everyone from the value-hunting investor to the common web criminal. SBR has established a bitcoin sportsbooks guide.

01.10.2014

Bitcoin is a digital currency that has skyrocketed in popularity and value since its inception in 2008 by developer Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin itself has been a hot topic online and through the media; the relatively anonymous manner which the digital currency can be traded has attracted everyone from the value-hunting investor to the common web criminal. SBR has established a bitcoin sportsbooks guide.

01.10.2014

Bitcoin is a digital currency that has skyrocketed in popularity and value since its inception in 2008 by developer Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin itself has been a hot topic online and through the media; the relatively anonymous manner which the digital currency can be traded has attracted everyone from the value-hunting investor to the common web criminal. SBR has established a bitcoin sportsbooks guide.