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09.23.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom covers the release of proposition wagers at online sportsbooks for Monday Night's Presidential debate between Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump. Online sportsbook Bovada (SBR rating A) was the first betting site to roll out debate prop bets.

09.23.2016

Since publishing a report Monday that BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) exited the Belarus market, two more players have written SBR detailing that they've yet to receive their closing balances from the online sportsbook. SBR asked for comment from BetAtHome to confirm the decision and ask for an update on the player's specific complaint.

09.22.2016

A Redbet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that after asking for a withdrawal in the amount of €1,600 his account was suspended. He noted that all of his previous payouts were processed successfully by the sports betting site, though he has yet to receive his latest withdrawal request.

09.22.2016

A Redbet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that after asking for a withdrawal in the amount of €1,600 his account was suspended. He noted that all of his previous payouts were processed successfully by the sports betting site, though he has yet to receive his latest withdrawal request.

09.22.2016

A Redbet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that after asking for a withdrawal in the amount of €1,600 his account was suspended. He noted that all of his previous payouts were processed successfully by the sports betting site, though he has yet to receive his latest withdrawal request.

09.22.2016

A Redbet Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that after asking for a withdrawal in the amount of €1,600 his account was suspended. He noted that all of his previous payouts were processed successfully by the sports betting site, though he has yet to receive his latest withdrawal request.

09.22.2016

Users can find all online sportsbooks accepting bitcoin using the sportsbook rating guide. Over 20 betting sites added bitcoin to their cashier in the last year alone as players have found that using the digital currency improves their experience by cutting out the middleman and reducing the cost they'd have to eat on most transactions.

09.22.2016

Online sportsbook Bovada (SBR rating A) is the first sports betting site to release prop bets on the first upcoming Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on Monday night. Online sports bettors can shop for all presidential prop bets and outright winner odds for the upcoming election using Sportsbook Review.

09.22.2016

Online sportsbook Bovada (SBR rating A) is the first sports betting site to release prop bets on the first upcoming Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on Monday night. Online sports bettors can shop for all presidential prop bets and outright winner odds for the upcoming election using Sportsbook Review.

09.22.2016

Online sportsbook Bovada (SBR rating A) is the first sports betting site to release prop bets on the first upcoming Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on Monday night. Online sports bettors can shop for all presidential prop bets and outright winner odds for the upcoming election using Sportsbook Review.

09.22.2016

Online sportsbook Bovada (SBR rating A) is the first sports betting site to release prop bets on the first upcoming Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on Monday night. Online sports bettors can shop for all presidential prop bets and outright winner odds for the upcoming election using Sportsbook Review.

09.21.2016

Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom interviews professional handicapper "The Prick" and discusses his week three selections in the 2016 $50,000 NFL and College Football betting contest. The Prick has gotten off to a 5-5 start after two weeks and looks to get back to his winning ways during week three.

09.21.2016

SBR previously reported that a Topbet (SBR rating D+) player claimed that he has waited over a month for a $1,188 payout. The player had been given generic responses concerning third-party processors and did not have a clear date on when he should expect to receive his payment. Topbet addressed the case with Sportsbook Review and has paid the player.

09.21.2016

Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) has addressed the €1,644 payout complaint filed by a player. The player claimed that his account was closed after he asked for a payout from the online sportsbook. Otobet provided comment to Sportsbook Review this morning concerning the player's complaint.

09.20.2016

A Sportsbook.com (SBR rating D-) player has submitted a payout complaint. The player requested a $4,200 payment on August 2 and was given a time-frame of three to five weeks to receive the funds. He has not yet been paid and has received only generic updates from the online sportsbook on when he should be paid.

09.20.2016

The Sportsbook Review posting forum added a bitcoin subforum dedicated to discussions on using the digital currency with online sportsbooks. Many players have found that using bitcoin enables them to make transactions with sports betting sites in an efficient manner and without incurring the fees associated with other methods.

09.20.2016

Earlier in the year the WNBA quietly changed the format of their playoff series which sends the top eight teams regardless of conference into the playoffs beginning tomorrow. As the WNBA is not officially recognizing conference winners with this format change, players who had futures wagers on conference winners should expect futures tickets to be voided, less there was expressly written language taking into account the format change at sportsbooks. Most online sportsbooks typically spread the WNBA outright winner market, though a handful of the industry's leading sportsbooks include a greater variety of betting markets.

09.20.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has added his name to the growing list of players who have not been paid by the betting site. The player has claimed that he is owed €1,644. His account was allegedly closed during the course of his following up asking for payment. SBR reported on a €2,100 payment complaint against the sportsbook last week.

09.19.2016

A BetAtHome Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has claimed that as of today the sports betting site has closed all accounts from players based in Belarus. He has a present unpaid $4,500.98 balance and has stated that support is unwilling to pay out the balance through Skrill, which was his most recent deposit method.

09.19.2016

SBR Forum has announced a predict the score contest to win a pizza in tonight's installment of Monday Night Football between the Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles. Users must predict the exact final score for both teams, so an example of a posted entry would be that the Philadelphia Eagles score 28 points and the Chicao Bears score 21.

09.19.2016

1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) has addressed the payout complaint filed by a player who stated that he was owed over €5,000 for 3.5 months. The player claimed that he provided everything requested of him to satisfy the terms of 1XBet's Know Your Customer (KYC) procedure, including sending ID documents by ground mail.

09.18.2016

What makes an online sportsbook great? This is one of the most commonly asked questions Sportsbook Review receives via email and through the SBR posting forum (which has over 400,000 members). There are six key categories that SBR scores sportsbooks on that determine where they are ranked on the sportsbook rating scale. Keep reading to find out what they are.

09.18.2016

There have been 40 sportsbook rating changes since January 1 of this year. Review the list to see if your sportsbook is included. Alternatively, use the search tool at the top of all SBR pages to see a detailed list of only your sportsbook's status changes and news updates. Players need to make sure that the company that has their business is deserving of it in the first place.

09.18.2016

Sports gamblers looking to place a bet on NFL week two can find all betting scores and lines using the NFL betting odds grid. Tonight's marquee game is the primetime contest between the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings: betting consensus data is available at SBR Odds showing how players are wagering.

09.17.2016

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has been accused of syndicate style wagering and has had a balance of over €5,000 confiscated. He was told that he will be able to receive a refund of his €550 in deposits. The player has denied syndicate wagering but acknowledges that his brother also has an account with the online sportsbook.