For the current 10 most breaking online sportsbook news items, visit the Sportsbook Review homepage.
 

SPORTS BETTING INDUSTRY NEWS RSS

News on scam sports betting operations, events and business deals within the offshore sports gambling industry.

07.20.2016

A SmartLiveGaming (SBR rating D+) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player profited on the England vs. Iceland game during Euro 2016's Round of 16. He won approximately 190 GBP on the fixture and then asked to be paid his balance from SmartLive. The player has yet to receive payment from the betting site.

07.20.2016

Update 7/21: Dimeline management has updated SBR that the player's funds were not at risk during the period of his play. Unless the player is able to dispute this, the complaint would be closed.

A Dimeline Sportsbook player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player made his first deposit with the sports betting site on December 14, 2015. His first and second payouts were processed normally without incident. After another series of deposits and a withdrawal on May 11, the player went on to make five additional deposits.

07.20.2016

Donald Trump is officially the Republican nominee to represent his party in the November 2016 election against Hillary Clinton. Trump's official acceptance speech will come during prime-time Thursday after 7:00PM ET at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Hillary Clinton is a -250 favorite to win in November.

07.19.2016

Sportsbook Review forum members are discussing sports betting website HRWager. The bettors are sharing their recent feedback and experiences at the online sportsbook, which currently holds an SBR rating of C+. HRWager was added to the sportsbook rating guide in July of 2013 at the mark of C-.

07.19.2016

Sportsbook Review forum members are discussing sports betting website HRWager. The bettors are sharing their recent feedback and experiences at the online sportsbook, which currently holds an SBR rating of C+. HRWager was added to the sportsbook rating guide in July of 2013 at the mark of C-.

07.19.2016

Sportsbook Review forum members are discussing sports betting website HRWager. The bettors are sharing their recent feedback and experiences at the online sportsbook, which currently holds an SBR rating of C+. HRWager was added to the sportsbook rating guide in July of 2013 at the mark of C-.

07.19.2016

Sportsbook Review forum members are discussing sports betting website HRWager. The bettors are sharing their recent feedback and experiences at the online sportsbook, which currently holds an SBR rating of C+. HRWager was added to the sportsbook rating guide in July of 2013 at the mark of C-.

07.19.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting for a $2,340 payout request for what he says has been over one month. He was told that the payout would have taken a total of anywhere between 10 to 15 business days when he submitted the request from the online sports betting website.

07.19.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting for a $2,340 payout request for what he says has been over one month. He was told that the payout would have taken a total of anywhere between 10 to 15 business days when he submitted the request from the online sports betting website.

07.19.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting for a $2,340 payout request for what he says has been over one month. He was told that the payout would have taken a total of anywhere between 10 to 15 business days when he submitted the request from the online sports betting website.

07.19.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting for a $2,340 payout request for what he says has been over one month. He was told that the payout would have taken a total of anywhere between 10 to 15 business days when he submitted the request from the online sports betting website.

07.19.2016

The European Sports Security Association (ESSA) has reported that professional tennis is linked with suspicious gambling activities. A total of 41 cases of suspicious betting activity have been reported in the second quarter of 2016 and tennis has been the subject of the lion’s share of those reports.

07.19.2016

The European Sports Security Association (ESSA) has reported that professional tennis is linked with suspicious gambling activities. A total of 41 cases of suspicious betting activity have been reported in the second quarter of 2016 and tennis has been the subject of the lion’s share of those reports.

07.19.2016

The European Sports Security Association (ESSA) has reported that professional tennis is linked with suspicious gambling activities. A total of 41 cases of suspicious betting activity have been reported in the second quarter of 2016 and tennis has been the subject of the lion’s share of those reports.

07.19.2016

The European Sports Security Association (ESSA) has reported that professional tennis is linked with suspicious gambling activities. A total of 41 cases of suspicious betting activity have been reported in the second quarter of 2016 and tennis has been the subject of the lion’s share of those reports.

07.19.2016

A Betfair Sportsbook player has filed an SBR complaint. The player signed up for the online betting site on July 9 to take advantage of a deposit €10 and get a €20 bonus. He proceeded to fund his betting account via Skrill to take advantage of the bonus and then submitted the wagering requirements as instructed.

07.19.2016

A Betfair Sportsbook player has filed an SBR complaint. The player signed up for the online betting site on July 9 to take advantage of a deposit €10 and get a €20 bonus. He proceeded to fund his betting account via Skrill to take advantage of the bonus and then submitted the wagering requirements as instructed.

07.19.2016

A Betfair Sportsbook player has filed an SBR complaint. The player signed up for the online betting site on July 9 to take advantage of a deposit €10 and get a €20 bonus. He proceeded to fund his betting account via Skrill to take advantage of the bonus and then submitted the wagering requirements as instructed.

07.19.2016

A Betfair Sportsbook player has filed an SBR complaint. The player signed up for the online betting site on July 9 to take advantage of a deposit €10 and get a €20 bonus. He proceeded to fund his betting account via Skrill to take advantage of the bonus and then submitted the wagering requirements as instructed.

07.18.2016

A BetAtHome Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player claimed to have registered his sports betting account with BetAtHome approximately three weeks ago. He deposited €200 and exclusively made sports bets on soccer through BetAtHome's live, in-play betting markets. His account has since been restricted.

07.18.2016

A BetAtHome Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player claimed to have registered his sports betting account with BetAtHome approximately three weeks ago. He deposited €200 and exclusively made sports bets on soccer through BetAtHome's live, in-play betting markets. His account has since been restricted.

07.18.2016

A BetAtHome Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player claimed to have registered his sports betting account with BetAtHome approximately three weeks ago. He deposited €200 and exclusively made sports bets on soccer through BetAtHome's live, in-play betting markets. His account has since been restricted.

07.18.2016

A BetAtHome Sportsbook player has filed a complaint. The player claimed to have registered his sports betting account with BetAtHome approximately three weeks ago. He deposited €200 and exclusively made sports bets on soccer through BetAtHome's live, in-play betting markets. His account has since been restricted.

07.18.2016

The Republican National Convention for the 2016 POTUS election is now underway. Donald Trump, who will be named as the party's nominee tomorrow at 5:30PM ET, is the subject of a few clever prop bets at one online sportsbook. These proposition wagers have been added to the political prop bets directory at Sportsbook Review.

07.18.2016

A SmartLiveGaming Sportsbook (SBR rating D+) player has submitted a payout complaint. The player has two pending payouts from the online betting site dated July 5 and July 7 for £160 and £230 respectively. The player was told that he should expect his payout in 3-5 business days. He was later told his account is under review.