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08.27.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom reports on the importance of finding a reputable betting site. The College Football and NFL seasons do more than just bring out sports fans looking to enjoy a pastime of betting on their favorite team, online sportsbooks with less than stellar intentions also come out of the woodwork looking to lure in new clients.

08.27.2016

Two Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) players have filed payout complaints. Player one requested a payout of $2,000 on June 27 and has called multiple times inquiring on when he should receive these funds. Player two requested a payout of $2,500 on July 11 and was told to expect his funds in 10-15 days.

08.26.2016

A Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) player has filed a complaint against the online sports betting site. The player has said that he has been waiting for nine weeks to be paid, despite the website advertising up to six to eight weeks for payments through cheque. Sportsbook.com since added bitcoin to their cashier for more expedited payouts.

08.26.2016

The 2016 College Football season officially kicks off tonight with California taking on Hawaii. California are currently 20 point favorites at online sportsbooks. But before getting to the spread, money line, halves, quarters, and betting galore, it is important to learn the intricacies of the game so that you bet with your head as much as your heart and have the best chance to be profitable over the long haul.

08.26.2016

An LSbet Sportsbook player has claimed that approximately $5,000 in winnings were confiscated from his betting account following a conference via Skype. The player claimed that he was asked a series of questions by the online sportsbook pertaining to the markets and sports leagues he wagered in accumulating the balance.

08.25.2016

A total of 219 online sportsbooks with ratings from A+ to F are listed in the betting sites rating guide. There are a wide array of features to compare sportsbooks by using the rating guide, and the decision on how to filter these companies is ultimately up to you, the player. This article focuses on how to compare betting sites using the rating guide.

08.25.2016

Sportsbook Review has indexed on all new account incentives in the betting sites bonus directory. Players on the prowl forl NFL and College Football bonuses can find all data needed to make a decision on which offer is right for them on their desktop and mobile devices. The types of bonuses displayed on the page include cash, free play, and free bet.

08.25.2016

Exclusivebet Sportsbook has addressed the complaint filed by a player who claimed that his winning balance was confiscated after going on a hot streak. The player claimed that after putting in for his first ever account withdrawal, his account was soon after restricted by the online sports betting website.

08.24.2016

It hasn't been a kind August to the Donald. Trump's odds were 2 to 1 to close July, but have since almost doubled at some online sportsbooks. Still, bettors who got in early and predicted Trump would end up becoming the Repulican nominee hold tickets that pay as much as 66 to 1.

08.24.2016

Bitcoin exclusive sportsbook Betcoin.ag has been upgraded from C to C+. Unlike most bitcoin gaming sites which prefer to remain in large part anonymous, management at the betting site have been available in discussing player feedback submitted to Sportsbook Review and have expressed a willingness to transparently address issues moving forward.

08.24.2016

A SuperLenny (SBR rating C) player has accused the online sportsbook of falling asleep at the wheel and docking him £690 in profit for a winning racebook play on Suggestion to win the 17:15 at Southwell. SuperLenny argued that the wager was voided due to the odds changing, though the player pointed out it was standard market movement.

08.24.2016

An Exclusivebet player has claimed that his winnings were voided. The player opened his account with the online sportsbook earlier this year and went on a hot streak. However, after attempting his very first withdrawal, the player claimed that the sportsbook responded by restricting his account access and cancelling his wagers.

08.23.2016

An SBR Forum poster has surveyed fellow sports bettors inside of the bitcoin sports betting forum on the process of cashing out through the popular digital currency. Bitcoin has taken the online sports betting by storm and prompted bookmakers to react to consumer demand to see the easy to use digital coin added to their cashiers.

08.23.2016

A BetAdonis Sportsbook player has filed a bonus complaint. The player has claimed that he was limited by BetAdonis to less than €1 wagers and that he has been unable to have his wagering limit increased so that he can complete the remaining wagering requirement on his account. The complaint is similar to one reported earlier this summer.

08.23.2016

The first NFL Sunday is just three weeks away and online sports bettors are using this window to analyze team performance during the NFL preseason. The futures price of the Green Bay Packers for instance has been adjusted by online bookmakers from +1010 down to +925 on average. Bookies use this period to update their markets based on injuries and other factors.

08.23.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has reported that he is still owed €3,000 and has been waiting for well over one month. Sportsbook Review asked Otobet support for comment on the complaint but has yet to be given an update on where the player's payout status stands. SBR asks Otobet players in need of assistance to submit a complaint form.

08.22.2016

Online sportsbook BetMania has been upgraded to B-. SBR Forum readers have shared positive feedback on the sportsbook during the previous year. The betting site has a bonus model where players can receive up to 200% via the form of a freeplay, though as with all large bonuses there is a steep 18X rollover requirement.

08.22.2016

A TonyBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a complaint. The player opened his betting account with TonyBet in 2013 after accepting a bonus incentive for a £50 match bet bonus. After depositing, the player had his account locked so he provided the necessary documents to establish his account.

08.22.2016

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player was successfully paid approximately 900 PLN (about $236) from the online sportsbook before his account was closed. The player has claimed that a remaining balance consisting of 1,000 PLN in winnings have not been paid.

08.21.2016

A manager with ComeOn Sportsbook has acknowledged the complaint filed by a player over a confiscated €2,00 balance. ComeOn confirmed that the player provided his documents as requested, but the closing sentence of the policy indicates that ComeOn has concluded that the documents are not fit to pass their Know Your Customer (KYC) process.

08.21.2016

It was a bloody UFC 202 for professional sports bettors and for most of the resident UFC handicapping sharps on SBR's UFC betting Forum. The average betting public and the house were on the same side Saturday night rooting for "The Notorious" Conor McGregor to avenge his UFC 196 defeat to Nate Diaz.

08.21.2016

Sportsbook Review congratulates the winners from Saturday night's SBR Poker championship. Former SBR Bash poker sharp RonPaul2008 bested a field of 97 contestants in a two hour plus long poker championship capping off months of tournament play. RonPaul2008 pocketed a total of 45,000 betpoints good for redemption in the SBR Store.

08.20.2016

Online betting site BetDNA has been added to the list of sportsbooks accepting bitcoin for player deposits and withdrawals. A BetDNA manager advised SBR of the sportsbook adding support for the digital currency. SBR previously reported on a complaint reported by a user that had issues with withdrawals.

08.20.2016

A ComeOn Sportsbook player has claimed that a €2,000 balance was confiscated from his betting account. The player claims to have sent all documents requested to satisfy the terms of the Know Your Customer (KYC) process in place at the online sports betting website. However, his account was closed due to allegedly violating the terms and conditions of the sportsbook.