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09.24.2013

A VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D-) player is being slow-paid. The bettor funded his account with $300 on on June 2 and increased his balance to $4,500, betting a series of golf futures wagers. VIPSports.eu has continued to delay his payout requests and has ceased all communication with SBR following their ratings downgrade. | Read more

09.23.2013

Heritage Sports (SBR rating A) has rolled out a new front end design of their website. Management tells SBR that they intend to launch a new promotion to get users familiar with their upgraded mobile betting platform. Heritage will also be improving their betting platform and bet slip technology in the coming weeks. Users with feedback are encouraged to write to SBR.

09.23.2013

Heritage Sports (SBR rating A) has rolled out a new front end design of their website. Management tells SBR that they intend to launch a new promotion to get users familiar with their upgraded mobile betting platform. Heritage will also be improving their betting platform and bet slip technology in the coming weeks. Users with feedback are encouraged to write to SBR.

09.23.2013

Heritage Sports (SBR rating A) has rolled out a new front end design of their website. Management tells SBR that they intend to launch a new promotion to get users familiar with their upgraded mobile betting platform. Heritage will also be improving their betting platform and bet slip technology in the coming weeks. Users with feedback are encouraged to write to SBR.

09.23.2013

Heritage Sports (SBR rating A) has rolled out a new front end design of their website. Management tells SBR that they intend to launch a new promotion to get users familiar with their upgraded mobile betting platform. Heritage will also be improving their betting platform and bet slip technology in the coming weeks. Users with feedback are encouraged to write to SBR.

NJ Sports Betting Case update, SBR iGaming News

09.21.2013

Sportsbook Review provides a video update on the recent news report on New Jersey losing their legal battle in the US Court of Appeals to proceed with accepting wagers on the outcome of sporting events at Atlantic City casinos. New Jersey's remaining card is to attempt to bring the legal showdown to the Supreme Court. | Read more

09.20.2013
The Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson betting odds grid has been updated by SBR. Jon "Bones" Jones is set to take on Alexander Gustafsson Saturday September 21 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Online sports bettors looking to lock in the best available UFC 165 odds and check out the best sportsbook prop bets offered should continue reading. | Read more

09.19.2013

On August 6, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player claimed to be owed £800 since June 21. The player initiated his payout request via popular online payment processor Skrill, formerly known as Moneybookers. Globet allegedly failed to provide the player with any information on why his payout was delayed, prompting him to file a sportsbook complaint through SBR.

09.19.2013

On August 6, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player claimed to be owed £800 since June 21. The player initiated his payout request via popular online payment processor Skrill, formerly known as Moneybookers. Globet allegedly failed to provide the player with any information on why his payout was delayed, prompting him to file a sportsbook complaint through SBR.

09.19.2013

On August 6, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player claimed to be owed £800 since June 21. The player initiated his payout request via popular online payment processor Skrill, formerly known as Moneybookers. Globet allegedly failed to provide the player with any information on why his payout was delayed, prompting him to file a sportsbook complaint through SBR.

09.19.2013

On August 6, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player claimed to be owed £800 since June 21. The player initiated his payout request via popular online payment processor Skrill, formerly known as Moneybookers. Globet allegedly failed to provide the player with any information on why his payout was delayed, prompting him to file a sportsbook complaint through SBR.

09.18.2013

New Jersey's fight for sportsbooks in Atlantic City is headed into the 12th round. A panel of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals rejected New Jersey's motion that existing federal law outlawing sports betting nationwide with the exception of four U.S. states was unconstitutional, preventing NJ from moving forward with their own state law legalizing sports betting.

09.18.2013

New Jersey's fight for sportsbooks in Atlantic City is headed into the 12th round. A panel of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals rejected New Jersey's motion that existing federal law outlawing sports betting nationwide with the exception of four U.S. states was unconstitutional, preventing NJ from moving forward with their own state law legalizing sports betting.

09.18.2013

New Jersey's fight for sportsbooks in Atlantic City is headed into the 12th round. A panel of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals rejected New Jersey's motion that existing federal law outlawing sports betting nationwide with the exception of four U.S. states was unconstitutional, preventing NJ from moving forward with their own state law legalizing sports betting.

09.18.2013

New Jersey's fight for sportsbooks in Atlantic City is headed into the 12th round. A panel of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals rejected New Jersey's motion that existing federal law outlawing sports betting nationwide with the exception of four U.S. states was unconstitutional, preventing NJ from moving forward with their own state law legalizing sports betting.

09.18.2013

Fraudsters will sometimes try to convince sportsbooks that they are part of Sportsbook Review or actually a specific staff member. Motivation ranges from extra bonuses, leverage on a dispute, to fake marketing contracts. Betting sites should verify all contact with Sportsbook Review directly and beware of slightly misspelled email addresses (SportsbooksRevlew.com).

09.17.2013
The third week of the 2013 BTP NFL and NCAAF Contest is the final chance for players to join and make enough picks over the course of the remainder of the contest to be eligible for the whopping $15,000 in cash prizes. The flagship contest of SBR Forum, this is the ninth edition of the 2013 BTP Handicapping Contest.

09.16.2013

Jon "Bones" Jones is set to take on Alexander Gustafsson Saturday September 21 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Online sports bettors looking to lock in the best available UFC 165 odds and check out the best sportsbook prop bets offered for the mixed martial arts event have come to the right place.

09.16.2013

Jon "Bones" Jones is set to take on Alexander Gustafsson Saturday September 21 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Online sports bettors looking to lock in the best available UFC 165 odds and check out the best sportsbook prop bets offered for the mixed martial arts event have come to the right place.

09.16.2013

Jon "Bones" Jones is set to take on Alexander Gustafsson Saturday September 21 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Online sports bettors looking to lock in the best available UFC 165 odds and check out the best sportsbook prop bets offered for the mixed martial arts event have come to the right place.

09.16.2013

Jon "Bones" Jones is set to take on Alexander Gustafsson Saturday September 21 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Online sports bettors looking to lock in the best available UFC 165 odds and check out the best sportsbook prop bets offered for the mixed martial arts event have come to the right place.

Bookmaker Sportsbook website tech issues

09.15.2013

Update 9:10PM CST: Bookmaker is back online. The Bookmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) family websites, which includes Bookmaker, BetDSI, and BetCRIS are currently off-line due to technical issues. Phone lines remain open though there is a large queue of users waiting for support. The group expects to be online during the scheduled Sunday night football game.

09.14.2013

Floyd Mayweather vs Canelo Alvarez is under 12 hours away. The super-fight is expected to shatter the PPV buys record set by Mayweather vs De La Hoya in 2007, especially with the addition of Danny Garcia vs Lucas Matthysse as the co-feature bout. Sportsbook Review.com has assembled a list of the most competitive Mayweather vs Alvarez odds by each online sportsbook. | Read more

09.13.2013

SBR covers the ongoing VIPSports.eu Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) issues in today's SBR iGaming News video update. Other topics include another online sportsbook's bizarre rule which has lead to the confiscation of over €1,500 from a winning sports bettor. Players are encouraged to follow SBR on Twitter @SBRreview to never miss a news update.

09.13.2013

SBR covers the ongoing VIPSports.eu Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) issues in today's SBR iGaming News video update. Other topics include another online sportsbook's bizarre rule which has lead to the confiscation of over €1,500 from a winning sports bettor. Players are encouraged to follow SBR on Twitter @SBRreview to never miss a news update.