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06.29.2013

Update: SBR reported that the Olympian Group sportsbooks remained close despite a 48-hour ETA on brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 (SBR rated D+) reopening following a temporary closure amidst an alleged security breach. SBR has since reconnected with management who claim a software bug has delayed the reopening.

06.29.2013

Update: SBR reported that the Olympian Group sportsbooks remained close despite a 48-hour ETA on brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 (SBR rated D+) reopening following a temporary closure amidst an alleged security breach. SBR has since reconnected with management who claim a software bug has delayed the reopening.

06.29.2013

Update: SBR reported that the Olympian Group sportsbooks remained close despite a 48-hour ETA on brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 (SBR rated D+) reopening following a temporary closure amidst an alleged security breach. SBR has since reconnected with management who claim a software bug has delayed the reopening.

06.29.2013

Update: SBR reported that the Olympian Group sportsbooks remained close despite a 48-hour ETA on brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 (SBR rated D+) reopening following a temporary closure amidst an alleged security breach. SBR has since reconnected with management who claim a software bug has delayed the reopening.

Olympian Group fails to meet deadline, SBR iGaming News

06.28.2013
Sportsbook Review.com gives an SBR iGaming News update for Friday, June 28. Topics in today's show include an update on the Olympian Group Sportsbook family failing to meet their own deadline in reopening sportsbook access following the abrupt closure for alleged security reasons, as well as news involving one sportsbook's decision to not service Bulgaria.

06.27.2013

888Sport (SBR rating B) is no longer accepting sports bets from players located in Bulgaria. Players are free to withdraw their winnings as normal; existing bets will be settled naturally and players can then request payment on that action. SBR reported in December that 888Sport also made the decision to stop accepting sports bets from Australians.

06.26.2013

A Bet770 Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player opened his account six months ago. He alleges that Bet770 confiscated €940 from his account, which included an unspecified amount of bonus cash. The player has claimed that Bet770 did not offer a reason for their confiscation. SBR is following up.

06.26.2013

A Bet770 Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player opened his account six months ago. He alleges that Bet770 confiscated €940 from his account, which included an unspecified amount of bonus cash. The player has claimed that Bet770 did not offer a reason for their confiscation. SBR is following up.

06.26.2013

A Bet770 Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player opened his account six months ago. He alleges that Bet770 confiscated €940 from his account, which included an unspecified amount of bonus cash. The player has claimed that Bet770 did not offer a reason for their confiscation. SBR is following up.

06.26.2013

A Bet770 Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player opened his account six months ago. He alleges that Bet770 confiscated €940 from his account, which included an unspecified amount of bonus cash. The player has claimed that Bet770 did not offer a reason for their confiscation. SBR is following up.

06.24.2013

An Olympian Group manager has told SBR that sportsbook access is expected to be made available within 48 hours. SBR previously reported that the sportsbooks within the family — Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 — temporarily restricted player access pending an internal audit sparked by alleged system fraud.

06.24.2013

An Olympian Group manager has told SBR that sportsbook access is expected to be made available within 48 hours. SBR previously reported that the sportsbooks within the family — Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 — temporarily restricted player access pending an internal audit sparked by alleged system fraud.

06.24.2013

An Olympian Group manager has told SBR that sportsbook access is expected to be made available within 48 hours. SBR previously reported that the sportsbooks within the family — Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 — temporarily restricted player access pending an internal audit sparked by alleged system fraud.

06.24.2013

An Olympian Group manager has told SBR that sportsbook access is expected to be made available within 48 hours. SBR previously reported that the sportsbooks within the family — Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88 — temporarily restricted player access pending an internal audit sparked by alleged system fraud.

06.23.2013
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06.22.2013

SBR reported on June 15 that since clearing their previous $85,000 in delinquent payouts Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) accumulated another $31,040 in slow-pay complaints. SBR communicated with management regarding the status of these player withdrawals and has been notified that all payments have now been processed.

06.22.2013

SBR reported on June 15 that since clearing their previous $85,000 in delinquent payouts Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) accumulated another $31,040 in slow-pay complaints. SBR communicated with management regarding the status of these player withdrawals and has been notified that all payments have now been processed.

06.22.2013

SBR reported on June 15 that since clearing their previous $85,000 in delinquent payouts Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) accumulated another $31,040 in slow-pay complaints. SBR communicated with management regarding the status of these player withdrawals and has been notified that all payments have now been processed.

06.22.2013

SBR reported on June 15 that since clearing their previous $85,000 in delinquent payouts Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) accumulated another $31,040 in slow-pay complaints. SBR communicated with management regarding the status of these player withdrawals and has been notified that all payments have now been processed.

06.21.2013

New Jersey is set to begin the next phase of their long legal case aimed at bringing sports betting to the boardwalk of Atlantic City. The judicial panel which will hear oral arguments on June 26 has been announced. SBR expands on the legal hurdles NJ must overcome in today's iGaming News video show.

06.21.2013

New Jersey is set to begin the next phase of their long legal case aimed at bringing sports betting to the boardwalk of Atlantic City. The judicial panel which will hear oral arguments on June 26 has been announced. SBR expands on the legal hurdles NJ must overcome in today's iGaming News video show.

06.21.2013

New Jersey is set to begin the next phase of their long legal case aimed at bringing sports betting to the boardwalk of Atlantic City. The judicial panel which will hear oral arguments on June 26 has been announced. SBR expands on the legal hurdles NJ must overcome in today's iGaming News video show.

06.21.2013

New Jersey is set to begin the next phase of their long legal case aimed at bringing sports betting to the boardwalk of Atlantic City. The judicial panel which will hear oral arguments on June 26 has been announced. SBR expands on the legal hurdles NJ must overcome in today's iGaming News video show.

06.20.2013

Location technology provider GeoComply USA Incorporated has received a class II gaming license in Nevada. This comes after two successful hearings earlier in the month with the Nevada Gaming Control Board and the Nevada Gaming commission. The technology supplied by the company will allow licensed operators to verify online bettors' presence in Nevada.