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04.15.2016

Online sportsbook MarathonBet (SBR rating B+) has credited the player in full who submitted a complaint over an experience he had making a phone wager with the betting site earlier this week. The player detailed calling to place a two-team parlay (multiple bet), but the wagering clerk accidentally entered two single bets, prompting the betting site to eventually void the bets.

04.15.2016

Online sportsbook MarathonBet (SBR rating B+) has credited the player in full who submitted a complaint over an experience he had making a phone wager with the betting site earlier this week. The player detailed calling to place a two-team parlay (multiple bet), but the wagering clerk accidentally entered two single bets, prompting the betting site to eventually void the bets.

04.15.2016

Online sportsbook MarathonBet (SBR rating B+) has credited the player in full who submitted a complaint over an experience he had making a phone wager with the betting site earlier this week. The player detailed calling to place a two-team parlay (multiple bet), but the wagering clerk accidentally entered two single bets, prompting the betting site to eventually void the bets.

04.15.2016

Online sportsbook MarathonBet (SBR rating B+) has credited the player in full who submitted a complaint over an experience he had making a phone wager with the betting site earlier this week. The player detailed calling to place a two-team parlay (multiple bet), but the wagering clerk accidentally entered two single bets, prompting the betting site to eventually void the bets.

04.14.2016

Online sportsbooks on the worst sportsbook blacklist have confiscated winnings from players for unjust reasons or outright closed shop without paying millions in player balances. Some of the online sportsbooks continue to operate without paying, slowly pay winners, and have some of the worst service in the sports betting industry.

04.14.2016

Online sportsbooks on the worst sportsbook blacklist have confiscated winnings from players for unjust reasons or outright closed shop without paying millions in player balances. Some of the online sportsbooks continue to operate without paying, slowly pay winners, and have some of the worst service in the sports betting industry.

04.14.2016

Online sportsbooks on the worst sportsbook blacklist have confiscated winnings from players for unjust reasons or outright closed shop without paying millions in player balances. Some of the online sportsbooks continue to operate without paying, slowly pay winners, and have some of the worst service in the sports betting industry.

04.14.2016

Online sportsbooks on the worst sportsbook blacklist have confiscated winnings from players for unjust reasons or outright closed shop without paying millions in player balances. Some of the online sportsbooks continue to operate without paying, slowly pay winners, and have some of the worst service in the sports betting industry.

04.14.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting more than 20 days for payment of €200 and has added his name to the list of users experiencing slow payment from the sports betting website. Otobet previously claimed that payouts were delayed following a change to their software.

04.14.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting more than 20 days for payment of €200 and has added his name to the list of users experiencing slow payment from the sports betting website. Otobet previously claimed that payouts were delayed following a change to their software.

04.14.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting more than 20 days for payment of €200 and has added his name to the list of users experiencing slow payment from the sports betting website. Otobet previously claimed that payouts were delayed following a change to their software.

04.14.2016

An Otobet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint. The player has been waiting more than 20 days for payment of €200 and has added his name to the list of users experiencing slow payment from the sports betting website. Otobet previously claimed that payouts were delayed following a change to their software.

04.14.2016

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has submitted a complaint on the betting site's Know Your Customer (KYC) process. The player claimed that since he registered to his account, his initial form of ID supplied to the betting site via a scan after registering his account expired and he replaced the ID, but the betting site wants to see a copy of the ID he no longer has.

04.13.2016

Sportsbook Review has updated the list of online sportsbooks that offer eSports. eSports betting has surged in popularity internationally recently and is second behind only bitcoin as far as overall interest among online sports bettors. Many industry insiders believe that eSports betting is a sports betting market which is here to stay.

04.13.2016

A MarathonBet player has filed a wagering complaint. The player placed a two-team parlay (multiple) over the phone risking $24 to win $68. He claimed that the MarathonBet representative properly performed the readback for his wager, confirming a price of +283 for the parlay. He confirmed the details were read correctly and received confirmation from the representative that the wager was locked in.

04.13.2016

A MarathonBet player has filed a wagering complaint. The player placed a two-team parlay (multiple) over the phone risking $24 to win $68. He claimed that the MarathonBet representative properly performed the readback for his wager, confirming a price of +283 for the parlay. He confirmed the details were read correctly and received confirmation from the representative that the wager was locked in.

04.13.2016

A MarathonBet player has filed a wagering complaint. The player placed a two-team parlay (multiple) over the phone risking $24 to win $68. He claimed that the MarathonBet representative properly performed the readback for his wager, confirming a price of +283 for the parlay. He confirmed the details were read correctly and received confirmation from the representative that the wager was locked in.

04.13.2016

A MarathonBet player has filed a wagering complaint. The player placed a two-team parlay (multiple) over the phone risking $24 to win $68. He claimed that the MarathonBet representative properly performed the readback for his wager, confirming a price of +283 for the parlay. He confirmed the details were read correctly and received confirmation from the representative that the wager was locked in.

04.13.2016

No-pay complaint number 41 has been filed by a ZenitBet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player. The player requested to be paid his $6,633 balance at the end of October 2015 after successfully completing the Know Your Customer (KYC) process. He has not been paid to this day and has received no responses from ZenitBet support.

04.13.2016

No-pay complaint number 41 has been filed by a ZenitBet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player. The player requested to be paid his $6,633 balance at the end of October 2015 after successfully completing the Know Your Customer (KYC) process. He has not been paid to this day and has received no responses from ZenitBet support.

04.13.2016

No-pay complaint number 41 has been filed by a ZenitBet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player. The player requested to be paid his $6,633 balance at the end of October 2015 after successfully completing the Know Your Customer (KYC) process. He has not been paid to this day and has received no responses from ZenitBet support.

04.13.2016

No-pay complaint number 41 has been filed by a ZenitBet Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player. The player requested to be paid his $6,633 balance at the end of October 2015 after successfully completing the Know Your Customer (KYC) process. He has not been paid to this day and has received no responses from ZenitBet support.

04.13.2016

The SBR Forum poll for top online sportsbooks has now run for exactly one week. Forum members have been asked to take part in the poll and cast their votes for the top three betting sites considered the best. This article lists the current top 10 standings as of this publication; there are three weeks left in the community poll.

04.12.2016

A discussion thread was created at the SBR sports betting forum asking from a scale of 1-10, how easy is bitcoin for making transactions with online sportsbooks? The poster surveyed SBR Forum members on whether or not they believe that the sports betting industry has changed enough to make bitcoin the best option for some gamblers.