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06.16.2018

Sportsbook Review updates viewers on the status of sports betting in New Jersey and one gaming giant's recent move to power the Meadowlands Racetrack with their sports betting product. Following the decision of the Supreme Court to overturn dated federal law, Delaware and New Jersey have legalized sports betting.

06.13.2018

World Cup 2018 is finally here. The event takes place every four years and is one of the most wagered on tournaments in the world. Online sportsbooks have released a healthy variety of outright winner and group betting odds. Compare popular World Cup odds using Sportsbook Review.

06.12.2018

SBR Forum members are discussing the hot topic of sports betting in New Jersey following Governor Phil Murphy signing the latest sports betting proposal into law. NJ joins Delaware in rolling out sports betting to residents and tourists following the decision of the US Supreme Court to overturn dated federal law. | Join Discussion

06.11.2018

Online gambling company and popular sports betting exchange Betfair announced last week that it struck long-term deals to be the provider of a range of sports betting and mobile applications for the Meadowlands Racetrack in New Jersey, and Tioga Downs in New York. Betfair US is a subsidiary of Paddy Power Betfair PLC.

06.07.2018

The New Jersey State Legislature has approved New Jersey's plan to offer sports betting in Atlantic City Casinos and racetracks. The state is expected to begin accepting wagers in a number of days, joining the likes of Delaware who began accepting sports wagers on Tuesday.

06.05.2018

Delaware sports betting was officially launched today at the Dover Downs Race and Sportsbook. Governor John Carney placed the first wager, $10 on the Phillies to win tonight's MLB game. The Governor tweeted a photo of his wagering slip. New Jersey is closing in on being the next state to accept sports bets.

06.03.2018

Baseball sportsbooks are not all created equal. Sports betting sites that offer MLB dimelines (reduced vig) provide more value to players than books that deal 20 cent lines because a player has to risk less to win the same amount, giving valuable savings over the course of the long 162-game baseball campaign. | Compare MLB Sportsbooks

06.01.2018

The June 2018 sportsbook payout discussion thread is underway at SBR Forum. Members are encouraged to share feedback on how long online sportsbooks are taking to process payouts. Players also share the fees that they have incurred if any to receive their winnings. Many sports betting sites waive fees with bitcoin payouts.

05.31.2018

Move over New Jersey, Delaware is ready to plow ahead and bring complete sports betting to the state's three casinos Tuesday June 5. Governor John Corney announced the launch of "full-scale" sports gaming, meaning that residents and tourists alike would be able to bet on all professional sports, soccer, golf, and motor racing.

05.29.2018

A CRSportsBet player has filed a complaint involving a $20,000 balance. The player has not received payment in the advertised time-frame by CRSports and has become alarmed due to payment issues posted by users and the low rating of the online sportsbook. SBR has requested comment from CRSportsBet.

05.28.2018

A Noxwin player has claimed a €150 withdrawal has not been processed for more than one month. The player was unable to procure a response from customer service on when exactly his withdrawal is expected to be completed. SBR is investigating. Noxwin holds an SBR rating of C- in the sportsbook rating guide.

05.25.2018

Online sportsbook 1XBet has received a rating upgrade from D- to D. While there have been many complaints submitted from 1XBet players, most of the issues have been focused on account security and compliance issues, as well as the customer service from 1XBet. Players with verified accounts have reported receiving payment.

05.18.2018

A Rivalo Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has claimed that $557 in winnings have not been paid. The player was accused of operating more than one account --- a charge he adamently denies,. The player accepted a bonus offer and wagered for more than one month without incident. SBR is investigating.

05.15.2018

Bitcoin sports betting site Cloudbet has been upgraded from C+ to B-. The online sportsbook was initiated to the rating guide July of 2015. Users have submitted positive feedback overall on Cloudbet's sportsbook offerings and their speed of withdrawals. Players can compare all bitcoin sportsbooks using the SBR rating guide.

05.12.2018

Sports bettors can find a list of sportsbooks and their best new account signup using Sportsbook Review. Bonuses are shown by category including free play and cash. The major difference is that free play bonuses do not return the stake amount, whereas cash functions more like deposited funds.

05.11.2018

The May 2018 sportsbook payout discussion thread] is underway at SBR Forum. Members are encouraged to share feedback on how long online sportsbooks are taking to process payouts. Players also share the fees that they have incurred if any to receive their winnings. Many sports betting sites waive fees with bitcoin payouts.

05.10.2018

SBR Odds, the fastest free live odds and scores application, is undergoing a round of public beta testing for its latest major release. The new version of SBR Odds is 100% mobile-friendly, includes the ability to favorite games to track what matters to you, and includes a host of new feateures. | Share Feedback

05.04.2018

Sportsbook Review encourages players who are currently having an issue with an online sportsbook to submit a complaint form. Sportsbook Review has helped players recover over $5 million dollars from online sportsbooks since its inception in 1999. The complaint mediation service is 100% free. | Submit Sportsbook Complaint

05.02.2018

A Noxwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has claimed that a withdrawal request made 17 days ago has yet to be fulfilled. He has been provided only generic updates on the status of his withdrawal. The amount was $400. He has become concerned as he has an additional balance of $725 with the sports betting site.