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01.06.2014

Searching for the best propositions betting odds on tonight's BCS National Championship game between the Auburn Tigers (12-1) and Florida State Seminoles (13-0)? You have come to the right place. Sportsbook Review has listed the most prominent college football prop betting odds in this bowl prop betting directory.

01.05.2014

SBR Forum congratulates the 75 users that have qualified for entry in Saturday's upcoming $5,000 SBR Poker Championship. The event also gives away 100,000 points. Points can be used to make real-world redemptions as well as sportsbook cash (non-USA) from SBR Store. The championship event has a 5,000 point buy-in fee.

01.04.2014

SBR reported on Wednesday December 11 that Alliance Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) management addressed a long-standing slow-pay complaint reported by a player whose account was closed late last year. At the time of the account closure, the player was owed $15,476. To date, he has only received partial payouts from Alliance Sportsbook and is presently owed over $6,000.

01.03.2014
Popular betting exchange Matchbook (SBR rating B+) is now running a special player incentive promotion through 1 April 2014 that charges punters 0% commission on all soccer wagers. The no commission deal is especially good considering the average betting line at Matchbook is offered with less vigorish than the market average.

01.02.2014

Since reporting that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) user owed €750 reported payment, a new complaint has been raised by a player who has been owed €400 for over one month. SBR has followed up with Globet Sportsbook management for an update on the outstanding withdrawal and will update this report.

01.01.2014

Since reporting on BetWay Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) last week, two players have filed complaints with SBR alleging that they were victims of the discontinued 30% rule that drew heavy criticism from players and had kept the sportsbook poorly rated by SBR. BetWay Sportsbook is currently in the process of revisiting the complaints and confirming the user's accounts.

12.31.2013

Canbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) has ceased accepting bets and deposits as of 31 December 2013. Canbet updated its website homepage this morning with the news. This comes nearly three weeks after Canbet management claimed to SBR that all players with outstanding payouts would receive their funds in a week.

12.29.2013

In 36 hours the 2013 chapter closes in the online sportsbook and casino industry. While most well run establishments have had some of their best quarters making book the old fashioned way, scam sportsbooks have continued to clean up by simply not paying bettors that bring their lines managers onto all fours. Enter BetRevolution Sportsbook and their unforgettable fiasco.

12.27.2013

The BTG Global NV family of sportsbooks remain on the SBR blacklist for their accumulation of slow-pay complaints. SBR reported previously that a Dimeline Sportsbook player has been waited to receive $2,400 since February 1. Dimeline closed the user's account after becoming angered by negative feedback on the company posted on the SBR message board.

12.26.2013

Before handicapping Friday's slate of NBA games, make sure to check out SBR's NBA Prop Betting Directory. The page indexes the top online bookmakers proposition odds being offered and is generally filled by 4PM ET or as sportsbook odds are released. The page is not dynamic at this time and is intended as a sportsbook shopper's betting guide.

12.25.2013

Soccer punters looking for an early edge betting on their favourite team to win the 2014 World Cup have come to the right place. Sportsbook Review has put together a page of the best World Cup betting odds broken down by top industry online sportsbooks. The grid updates in real time and does not need to be refreshed. SBR will add group odds and other popular ways of WC betting in the days to come.

12.24.2013

SBR reported earlier this fall that BetWay Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) cleared up their outstanding bonus complaints. The sportsbook has expressed interest in discussing sportsbook disputes with SBR and agreed to consider industry standard when handling player accounts. BetWay also conceded that a former bonus rule missed the mark and discontinued the controversial policy.

12.23.2013

SBR Forum posters are asked to cast their vote for their favorite online sportsbooks. Posters are invited to give their top three sportsbooks with their highest rated book first. Six points will be awarded for the first choice, four points for second place and three points for third. Votes will be accepted through January 2014. Cast your vote here!

12.22.2013

Sportsbook Review has launched an NFL Prop Bet index. The beta page lists an assortment of NFL football proposition bets from various online sportsbooks. The page is populated each Sunday as online sportsbooks release their National Football league markets, including game props, scoring props, and other miscellaneous bet types.

12.20.2013

SBR reported on December 13 that Canbet Sportsbook management issued a statement to all players that payouts would be processed starting in one week. Canbet Sportsbook pointed the finger at an internal IT error triggered through bonus bets and free deposit bet offers. Get the full scoop in today's SBR iGaming news video.

12.19.2013

Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) has paid a player €750 owed since November 14. The player, like many others that have submitted complaints against Globet, reported that he was not paid within the advertised time-frame of 2-3 working days and eventually he came across SBR where he read similar reports from other players.

12.18.2013

A Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D+) player with a balance near six figures has voiced his anger with a recent policy regarding payouts. Sportsbook.com (ag) is limiting their players to a maximum of one pending withdrawal request at any given time. SBR first reported on the controversial new policy last month.

12.16.2013

Sportsbook Review is recording all NBA Prop Betting offers from around the web. For now, the content is raw and not updated dynamically. Most markets will be updated in the afternoon shortly after being released. As popularity of the page increases more sportsbooks will be added. The NBA Prop Betting Directory is a central place to find all NBA Prop betting offers.

12.15.2013

Soccer bettors eager to wager on their favourite team to win the 2014 World Cup have come to the right place. SBR has assembled a chart of the best World Cup betting odds broken down by the top industry online sportsbooks. The chart updates in real time and does not need to be refreshed. SBR will add group odds and other popular ways of WC betting in the coming days.

12.14.2013

SBR Forum posters are asked to cast their vote for the best bookmakers. Posters are invited to give their top three sportsbooks with their highest rated book first. Six points will be awarded for the first choice, four points for second place and three points for third. Votes will be accepted through January 2014. Cast your vote here!

12.13.2013

Canbet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) management has reached out again to SBR to state that all outstanding player payouts will be processed and paid in the coming week. To this end, Canbet Sportsbook provided a prepared email statement describing the reason for the over $100,000 in player payout complaints, some of which have been delinquent for over two months.

12.12.2013

Internet gambling is a reality in Atlantic City but the electronic cards aren't shuffling in PokerStars' favor. The world's biggest online poker room was dealt a considerable setback today when their internet gambling application was suspended by New Jersey's Division of Gaming Enforcement. Barring the miraculous, PokerStars will be unable to conduct internet games in NJ for two years.

12.11.2013

An Alliance Sportsbook manager has addressed the payout complaint reported by SBR earlier in the week. SBR reported that a player who has been owed a total of $15,476 and received only partial payouts over the course of the last year had grown frustrated with the lack of communication from the sportsbook, prompting SBR's intervention.