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06.08.2013

Tottenham winger Andros Townsend has received a four-month ban by the Football Association (FA) for betting on football games. Townsend is not accused of wagering on matches he was a part of, but nevertheless found himself in hot water and fined £18K for breaching the FA's player betting regulations.

06.08.2013

Tottenham winger Andros Townsend has received a four-month ban by the Football Association (FA) for betting on football games. Townsend is not accused of wagering on matches he was a part of, but nevertheless found himself in hot water and fined £18K for breaching the FA's player betting regulations.

06.08.2013

Tottenham winger Andros Townsend has received a four-month ban by the Football Association (FA) for betting on football games. Townsend is not accused of wagering on matches he was a part of, but nevertheless found himself in hot water and fined £18K for breaching the FA's player betting regulations.

06.08.2013

Tottenham winger Andros Townsend has received a four-month ban by the Football Association (FA) for betting on football games. Townsend is not accused of wagering on matches he was a part of, but nevertheless found himself in hot water and fined £18K for breaching the FA's player betting regulations.

06.07.2013

The 2013 Canadian Football League (CFL) begins its regular season on June 12th. The following article previews each team's betting value in their quest for the 2013 Grey Cup, as well as features a grid of the most competitive currently available CFL Betting Futures odds broken down by sportsbook.

06.07.2013

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint on the company's Skrill payout time-frame. The player attempted a payout for £247 on May 25th and has yet to be paid. The player has claimed that Globet has failed to provide a reliable update on when he will be paid. SBR is following up on the sportsbook complaint.

06.07.2013

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint on the company's Skrill payout time-frame. The player attempted a payout for £247 on May 25th and has yet to be paid. The player has claimed that Globet has failed to provide a reliable update on when he will be paid. SBR is following up on the sportsbook complaint.

06.07.2013

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint on the company's Skrill payout time-frame. The player attempted a payout for £247 on May 25th and has yet to be paid. The player has claimed that Globet has failed to provide a reliable update on when he will be paid. SBR is following up on the sportsbook complaint.

06.07.2013

A Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has filed a complaint on the company's Skrill payout time-frame. The player attempted a payout for £247 on May 25th and has yet to be paid. The player has claimed that Globet has failed to provide a reliable update on when he will be paid. SBR is following up on the sportsbook complaint.

06.06.2013

Matchbook, the popular betting exchange, is planning a complete website change. The user interface is more colorful, accomodating for widescreen displays and makes the most of screen real estate. The new software is currently available for testing. Matchbook asks users with feedback to write in via email; alternatively, users can share their feedback on SBR Forum.

06.05.2013

A Bulldog777 (unrated) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The user joined Bulldog777 in early May and deposited £200. He received a 50% bonus and began wagering, eventually increasing his balance to £817. Bulldog777 allegedly confiscated his balance without word more than two weeks ago. Bulldog777 has since closed their sportsbook while keeping the casino open.

06.05.2013

A Bulldog777 (unrated) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The user joined Bulldog777 in early May and deposited £200. He received a 50% bonus and began wagering, eventually increasing his balance to £817. Bulldog777 allegedly confiscated his balance without word more than two weeks ago. Bulldog777 has since closed their sportsbook while keeping the casino open.

06.05.2013

A Bulldog777 (unrated) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The user joined Bulldog777 in early May and deposited £200. He received a 50% bonus and began wagering, eventually increasing his balance to £817. Bulldog777 allegedly confiscated his balance without word more than two weeks ago. Bulldog777 has since closed their sportsbook while keeping the casino open.

06.05.2013

A Bulldog777 (unrated) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The user joined Bulldog777 in early May and deposited £200. He received a 50% bonus and began wagering, eventually increasing his balance to £817. Bulldog777 allegedly confiscated his balance without word more than two weeks ago. Bulldog777 has since closed their sportsbook while keeping the casino open.

06.04.2013

The 2013 NBA Finals are set. The San Antonio Spurs are over 2/1 underdogs against the Miami Heat and reigning NBA MVP Lebron James. Sportsbook Review.com has assembled a list of the most competitive currently available NBA Championship Odds from the industry's biggest and best online sportsbooks. | Read more

06.03.2013

UPDATE: New facts have been provided in this dispute which suggest the sportsbook prorated the balance appropriately.

VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D+) has confiscated $1,326 from a winning player. The player created his account January 30th, depositing $1,300 for a $1,000 cash bonus with a 30X rollover requirement. VIP Sports refunded the player's deposit and paid just 25% of his winnings after closing his account for "non-recreational play".

06.03.2013

UPDATE: New facts have been provided in this dispute which suggest the sportsbook prorated the balance appropriately.

VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D+) has confiscated $1,326 from a winning player. The player created his account January 30th, depositing $1,300 for a $1,000 cash bonus with a 30X rollover requirement. VIP Sports refunded the player's deposit and paid just 25% of his winnings after closing his account for "non-recreational play".

06.03.2013

UPDATE: New facts have been provided in this dispute which suggest the sportsbook prorated the balance appropriately.

VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D+) has confiscated $1,326 from a winning player. The player created his account January 30th, depositing $1,300 for a $1,000 cash bonus with a 30X rollover requirement. VIP Sports refunded the player's deposit and paid just 25% of his winnings after closing his account for "non-recreational play".

06.03.2013

UPDATE: New facts have been provided in this dispute which suggest the sportsbook prorated the balance appropriately.

VIPSports.eu (SBR rating D+) has confiscated $1,326 from a winning player. The player created his account January 30th, depositing $1,300 for a $1,000 cash bonus with a 30X rollover requirement. VIP Sports refunded the player's deposit and paid just 25% of his winnings after closing his account for "non-recreational play".

06.03.2013

5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has a round of maintenance scheduled for early Tuesday morning. All systems are expected to be back online by 4AM ET.  Some services might be slower than normal in the hours following due to routine technical tasks that will ultimately web performance smooth.

06.03.2013

5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has a round of maintenance scheduled for early Tuesday morning. All systems are expected to be back online by 4AM ET.  Some services might be slower than normal in the hours following due to routine technical tasks that will ultimately web performance smooth.

06.03.2013

5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has a round of maintenance scheduled for early Tuesday morning. All systems are expected to be back online by 4AM ET.  Some services might be slower than normal in the hours following due to routine technical tasks that will ultimately web performance smooth.

06.03.2013

5Dimes Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has a round of maintenance scheduled for early Tuesday morning. All systems are expected to be back online by 4AM ET.  Some services might be slower than normal in the hours following due to routine technical tasks that will ultimately web performance smooth.

06.01.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides an SBR iGaming News video rundown for the last week of May 2013. Today's show topics include lottery and jackpot casino games supplier TopJack Games striking a deal with Asian gaming software company Market Dimension Ltd, as well as other recent iGaming sportsbook news.

06.01.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides an SBR iGaming News video rundown for the last week of May 2013. Today's show topics include lottery and jackpot casino games supplier TopJack Games striking a deal with Asian gaming software company Market Dimension Ltd, as well as other recent iGaming sportsbook news.