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06.15.2013

SBR reported on May 31 that Sportsbook.com released its delinquent batch of withdrawals to 30 players. The users contacted SBR to file payout complaints as Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) fell behind its advertised six to eight week payment time-frame. A majority of the players have since confirmed receiving their payouts.

PokerStars CEO settles with US DOJ

06.14.2013
PokerStars CEO Mark Scheinberg has settled his case with the United States Department of Justice, agreeing to forfeit $50 million to finally resolve the long-standing case with the Southern District of New York. Scheinberg admits no wrongdoing or culpability as terms of the deal and is free to return to the helm of PokerStars.

06.13.2013

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted an account dispute. The player deposited €408 through bank card on April 4. A €200 bonus was accepted. The user proceeded to complete wagering requirements before his account was blocked with a €1,550 balance. BetAtHome allegedly has not updated the player.

06.13.2013

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted an account dispute. The player deposited €408 through bank card on April 4. A €200 bonus was accepted. The user proceeded to complete wagering requirements before his account was blocked with a €1,550 balance. BetAtHome allegedly has not updated the player.

06.13.2013

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted an account dispute. The player deposited €408 through bank card on April 4. A €200 bonus was accepted. The user proceeded to complete wagering requirements before his account was blocked with a €1,550 balance. BetAtHome allegedly has not updated the player.

06.13.2013

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has submitted an account dispute. The player deposited €408 through bank card on April 4. A €200 bonus was accepted. The user proceeded to complete wagering requirements before his account was blocked with a €1,550 balance. BetAtHome allegedly has not updated the player.

06.12.2013

A second Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) payout complaint has been filed. A user has told SBR that he requested payment of €379.94 on 11 May 2013. The player initially deposited €100 through Skrill (Moneybookers). Globet has not processed the withdrawal or responded to the player's emails. SBR is following up on the complaint.

06.12.2013

A second Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) payout complaint has been filed. A user has told SBR that he requested payment of €379.94 on 11 May 2013. The player initially deposited €100 through Skrill (Moneybookers). Globet has not processed the withdrawal or responded to the player's emails. SBR is following up on the complaint.

06.12.2013

A second Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) payout complaint has been filed. A user has told SBR that he requested payment of €379.94 on 11 May 2013. The player initially deposited €100 through Skrill (Moneybookers). Globet has not processed the withdrawal or responded to the player's emails. SBR is following up on the complaint.

06.12.2013

A second Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) payout complaint has been filed. A user has told SBR that he requested payment of €379.94 on 11 May 2013. The player initially deposited €100 through Skrill (Moneybookers). Globet has not processed the withdrawal or responded to the player's emails. SBR is following up on the complaint.

06.11.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides a weekly online sportsbook industry news show for June 11th. The main topic of today's broadcast is the recent news regarding the Olympian Group's statement on their sportsbook brands and why access has been temporarily removed from all customers. Also discussed is the recent resolution of a sportsbook bonus cold case.

06.11.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides a weekly online sportsbook industry news show for June 11th. The main topic of today's broadcast is the recent news regarding the Olympian Group's statement on their sportsbook brands and why access has been temporarily removed from all customers. Also discussed is the recent resolution of a sportsbook bonus cold case.

06.11.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides a weekly online sportsbook industry news show for June 11th. The main topic of today's broadcast is the recent news regarding the Olympian Group's statement on their sportsbook brands and why access has been temporarily removed from all customers. Also discussed is the recent resolution of a sportsbook bonus cold case.

06.11.2013

Sportsbook Review.com provides a weekly online sportsbook industry news show for June 11th. The main topic of today's broadcast is the recent news regarding the Olympian Group's statement on their sportsbook brands and why access has been temporarily removed from all customers. Also discussed is the recent resolution of a sportsbook bonus cold case.

06.10.2013
Olympian Group CEO Peter Karroll has released a statement regarding the across the board sportsbook closure at brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88.com. An organized attempt to alter player account balances was detected, necessitating the swift and complete removal of sportsbook access for all players, according to the released statement.

06.10.2013
Olympian Group CEO Peter Karroll has released a statement regarding the across the board sportsbook closure at brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88.com. An organized attempt to alter player account balances was detected, necessitating the swift and complete removal of sportsbook access for all players, according to the released statement.

06.10.2013
Olympian Group CEO Peter Karroll has released a statement regarding the across the board sportsbook closure at brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88.com. An organized attempt to alter player account balances was detected, necessitating the swift and complete removal of sportsbook access for all players, according to the released statement.

06.10.2013
Olympian Group CEO Peter Karroll has released a statement regarding the across the board sportsbook closure at brands Bulldog777, Geobet, and GR88.com. An organized attempt to alter player account balances was detected, necessitating the swift and complete removal of sportsbook access for all players, according to the released statement.

06.09.2013

Sportingbet (SBR rating D+) has reversed their position from a bonus cold case originally reported by SBR on 9 January 2013. The dispute involved a player registering for a Sportingbet promotion that promised a €100 free bet for new signups which placed at least ten €10 bets at the close of 2012.

06.09.2013

Sportingbet (SBR rating D+) has reversed their position from a bonus cold case originally reported by SBR on 9 January 2013. The dispute involved a player registering for a Sportingbet promotion that promised a €100 free bet for new signups which placed at least ten €10 bets at the close of 2012.

06.09.2013

Sportingbet (SBR rating D+) has reversed their position from a bonus cold case originally reported by SBR on 9 January 2013. The dispute involved a player registering for a Sportingbet promotion that promised a €100 free bet for new signups which placed at least ten €10 bets at the close of 2012.

06.09.2013

Sportingbet (SBR rating D+) has reversed their position from a bonus cold case originally reported by SBR on 9 January 2013. The dispute involved a player registering for a Sportingbet promotion that promised a €100 free bet for new signups which placed at least ten €10 bets at the close of 2012.

06.08.2013

Serena Williams has defeated Maria Sharapova to win the 2013 French Open. Serena last emerged victorious from Roland Garros in the 2002 tennis season, making the victory all the more sweeter for the dominant 31-year old American. Rafael Nadal vs David Ferrer commences Sunday morning to complete the French Open tournament. View the best betting odds.

06.08.2013

Serena Williams has defeated Maria Sharapova to win the 2013 French Open. Serena last emerged victorious from Roland Garros in the 2002 tennis season, making the victory all the more sweeter for the dominant 31-year old American. Rafael Nadal vs David Ferrer commences Sunday morning to complete the French Open tournament. View the best betting odds.

06.08.2013

Serena Williams has defeated Maria Sharapova to win the 2013 French Open. Serena last emerged victorious from Roland Garros in the 2002 tennis season, making the victory all the more sweeter for the dominant 31-year old American. Rafael Nadal vs David Ferrer commences Sunday morning to complete the French Open tournament. View the best betting odds.