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07.22.2013

A HitItBet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has submitted a sportsbook complaint. The player reports having a balance of approximately €800+ taken from him. The player claimed in his letter to SBR that he created his account with HitItBet on April 21. He was asked to provide his ID documents by the sportsbook, but failed to do so within their allotted time-frame.

07.22.2013

A HitItBet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has submitted a sportsbook complaint. The player reports having a balance of approximately €800+ taken from him. The player claimed in his letter to SBR that he created his account with HitItBet on April 21. He was asked to provide his ID documents by the sportsbook, but failed to do so within their allotted time-frame.

07.22.2013

A HitItBet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has submitted a sportsbook complaint. The player reports having a balance of approximately €800+ taken from him. The player claimed in his letter to SBR that he created his account with HitItBet on April 21. He was asked to provide his ID documents by the sportsbook, but failed to do so within their allotted time-frame.

07.22.2013

A HitItBet Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has submitted a sportsbook complaint. The player reports having a balance of approximately €800+ taken from him. The player claimed in his letter to SBR that he created his account with HitItBet on April 21. He was asked to provide his ID documents by the sportsbook, but failed to do so within their allotted time-frame.

07.20.2013

A Unibet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed an account complaint. The player has stated that €1000 was not returned to him by Unibet, and that his account never passed the verification stage despite submitting his documents. SBR has suggested that the player have his documents notarized to better satisfy the Know Your Customer requirements.

07.20.2013

A Unibet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed an account complaint. The player has stated that €1000 was not returned to him by Unibet, and that his account never passed the verification stage despite submitting his documents. SBR has suggested that the player have his documents notarized to better satisfy the Know Your Customer requirements.

07.20.2013

A Unibet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed an account complaint. The player has stated that €1000 was not returned to him by Unibet, and that his account never passed the verification stage despite submitting his documents. SBR has suggested that the player have his documents notarized to better satisfy the Know Your Customer requirements.

07.20.2013

A Unibet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed an account complaint. The player has stated that €1000 was not returned to him by Unibet, and that his account never passed the verification stage despite submitting his documents. SBR has suggested that the player have his documents notarized to better satisfy the Know Your Customer requirements.

07.19.2013

In today's Sportsbook Review.com SBR iGaming News video, a news update is given on social gaming provider Zynga joining forces with mobile loyalty and advertising company SessionM is covered. The two will collaborate on a new in-game real world rewards platform. Also mentioned are two industry related developments with well known online sportsbooks.

07.19.2013

In today's Sportsbook Review.com SBR iGaming News video, a news update is given on social gaming provider Zynga joining forces with mobile loyalty and advertising company SessionM is covered. The two will collaborate on a new in-game real world rewards platform. Also mentioned are two industry related developments with well known online sportsbooks.

07.19.2013

In today's Sportsbook Review.com SBR iGaming News video, a news update is given on social gaming provider Zynga joining forces with mobile loyalty and advertising company SessionM is covered. The two will collaborate on a new in-game real world rewards platform. Also mentioned are two industry related developments with well known online sportsbooks.

07.19.2013

In today's Sportsbook Review.com SBR iGaming News video, a news update is given on social gaming provider Zynga joining forces with mobile loyalty and advertising company SessionM is covered. The two will collaborate on a new in-game real world rewards platform. Also mentioned are two industry related developments with well known online sportsbooks.

07.18.2013

SBR reported on July 17 that JustBet Sportsbook (SBR rating B+) has moved into the Bookmaker (SBR rating A+) office. JustBet, as well as sister sportsbook UCABet, will now be fully powered by the Bookmaker operation. Players with balance queries or account access issues should wait for the migration phase to be completed.

07.17.2013

JustBet Sportsbook (SBR rating B+) has moved into the Bookmaker (SBR rating A+) office. JustBet will now be fully powered by the Bookmaker operation. Management tells SBR that players will soon have the ability to place larger wagers, select from more wagering options, as well as bet on the live betting in-play platform offered to Bookmaker customers.

07.17.2013

Bulldog777, GR88, and Geobet.com (SBR rating D) have reopened their sportsbooks. SBR reported on June 5 that the group of sportsbooks - which operate under parent company Olympian Group - closed due to alleged security issues. A statement was later released from the sportsbook group's CEO Peter Karroll addressing the closure.

07.17.2013

Bulldog777, GR88, and Geobet.com (SBR rating D) have reopened their sportsbooks. SBR reported on June 5 that the group of sportsbooks - which operate under parent company Olympian Group - closed due to alleged security issues. A statement was later released from the sportsbook group's CEO Peter Karroll addressing the closure.

07.17.2013

Bulldog777, GR88, and Geobet.com (SBR rating D) have reopened their sportsbooks. SBR reported on June 5 that the group of sportsbooks - which operate under parent company Olympian Group - closed due to alleged security issues. A statement was later released from the sportsbook group's CEO Peter Karroll addressing the closure.

07.17.2013

Bulldog777, GR88, and Geobet.com (SBR rating D) have reopened their sportsbooks. SBR reported on June 5 that the group of sportsbooks - which operate under parent company Olympian Group - closed due to alleged security issues. A statement was later released from the sportsbook group's CEO Peter Karroll addressing the closure.

07.16.2013

Winner.com has been introduced to the SBR sportsbook ratings guide at C+. The domain was acquired in 2010 from a casino review portal and since that time has been a primarily casino focused brand, based in Tel Aviv. Winner holds gaming licenses in Kahnawake and Antigua, and recently opened their sportsbook for business in April 2013.

07.16.2013

Winner.com has been introduced to the SBR sportsbook ratings guide at C+. The domain was acquired in 2010 from a casino review portal and since that time has been a primarily casino focused brand, based in Tel Aviv. Winner holds gaming licenses in Kahnawake and Antigua, and recently opened their sportsbook for business in April 2013.

07.16.2013

Winner.com has been introduced to the SBR sportsbook ratings guide at C+. The domain was acquired in 2010 from a casino review portal and since that time has been a primarily casino focused brand, based in Tel Aviv. Winner holds gaming licenses in Kahnawake and Antigua, and recently opened their sportsbook for business in April 2013.

07.16.2013

Winner.com has been introduced to the SBR sportsbook ratings guide at C+. The domain was acquired in 2010 from a casino review portal and since that time has been a primarily casino focused brand, based in Tel Aviv. Winner holds gaming licenses in Kahnawake and Antigua, and recently opened their sportsbook for business in April 2013.

07.15.2013

On July 10, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player submitted a payout complaint. The player asked for €569 via Skrill nearly four weeks prior and had yet to be paid. SBR followed up with Globet management to discuss the claim. Shortly after, management confirmed that the player's payout had been processed.

07.15.2013

On July 10, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player submitted a payout complaint. The player asked for €569 via Skrill nearly four weeks prior and had yet to be paid. SBR followed up with Globet management to discuss the claim. Shortly after, management confirmed that the player's payout had been processed.

07.15.2013

On July 10, SBR reported that a Globet Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player submitted a payout complaint. The player asked for €569 via Skrill nearly four weeks prior and had yet to be paid. SBR followed up with Globet management to discuss the claim. Shortly after, management confirmed that the player's payout had been processed.