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.

06.30.2016

Online sports bettors interested on wagering on NFL betting futures can find a list of odds offered by sportsbooks using SBR. Only betting sites in good standing with players have their odds featured. Bettors can shop for Super Bowl odds, as well as AFC and NFC Conference, and all divisional odds.

06.29.2016

Sportsbook Review reported last week that a Topbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C-) player filed a payout complaint. The player claimed that he requested a $1,37 payout on May 12. The player was advised of a 7-10 business day time-frame before the payout would arrive. After not receiving the payout, he filed a complaint with SBR.

06.29.2016

The Tipbet Sportsbook player SBR reported was frustrated by the general KYC process at the sports betting site has confirmed receiving his withdrawal in full. The player has cancelled his complaint and states that he will keep Sportsbook Review posted on his experience with the C rated online sportsbook.

06.29.2016

A second Realbet.eu payout complaint has been submitted. Sportsbook Review reported Saturday that a Realbet player has been owed $4,450 for over one month. This player has reported that he requested a $1,500 payout three months ago from the sports betting website and has yet to receive his funds.

06.28.2016

Shop for Wimbledon betting futures and odds as the tournament unfolds using Sportsbook Review. Only sports betting sites in good standing with tennis bettors are listed on the futures directory. SBR Odds is a tool which allows online sports bettors to compare the current betting odds on offer from over 35 sportsbooks.

06.28.2016

A Sportsbook.com player has filed a payout complaint. The player is waiting for a $4,450 bitcoin payout requested nine days ago. According to the player's feedback the online betting site normally fulfills bitcoin payouts in three days, which is already three days later than top betting sites process bitcoin withdrawals.

06.28.2016

A Tipbet Sportsbook (SBR rating C) player has filed a sportsbook complaint. The player deposited a total of €80 to the sports betting site overfour transactions. His account was later verified and he was told by support he was cleared to make further deposits or withdrawals as he desired. After putting in for a small withdrawal, the player encountered difficulty.

06.27.2016

A SportsbettingOnline (SBR rating D+) player has reported waiting for 24 days to receive a $370 cash withdrawal. The player has claimed that his account has already been fully verified and that the funds for the withdrawal have long been deducted from his betting account. He was advised of processing issues by the betting site.

06.27.2016

1XBet Sportsbook has been lowered to D-. The Russia based sportsbook has been the center of several winnings confiscation complaints from players who claim that their misfortune has been the result of profiting from the online sportsbook's initial deposit bonus. 1XBet has yet to provide comment on each complaint.

06.27.2016

Intertops (SBR rating A) has told SBR that they are hopeful to have bitcoin withdrawals added back to their cashier by August, but no specific ETA could be given. Players who would use bitcoin to deposit are advised to factor in that bitcoin payouts are unavailable presently at the online sportsbook. SBR will update once bitcoin payouts are added back to the cashier.

06.26.2016

BetOdds Sportsbook has been added to the rating guide at C. The betting site uses JazzSports' software and platform. JazzSports otherwise does not stand for player funds. BetOdds management has expressed a willingness to maintain open communication with SBR. Player feedback on BetOdds is welcomed.

06.26.2016

SBR Poker is giving away $255 in pizza gift cards in a poker tournament at 5PM ET. As there were no winner in the NBA Playoffs predict the score contests, the proverbial score will finally be settled on the felt of the SBR Poker software later today. For details on eligibility, visit the SBR Posting Forum.

06.26.2016

Player Notice: Intertops Sportsbook has presently suspended bitcoin payouts through their online cashier. Sportsbook Review has followed up with Intertops management asking for an ETA on when bitcoin payouts should be restored. Intertops is an A rated betting site in the online sportsbooks rating guide.

06.25.2016

A Sportsbook.ag (SBR rating D-) player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that he requested a payout from the sports betting website through a cash option, but was denied and told that his only option is to receive a cheque, which will take up to eight weeks to be received. The player is unhappy with this option.

06.25.2016

A Realbet.eu sports bettor has submitted a payout complaint. The player placed a withdrawal for $2,500 on May 4 and $1,950 on May 14. He has pointed out that the online sportsbook advises 15 to 20 business days to receive payment. It has now been over 30 business days and the player has received a generic email concerning delays.

06.24.2016
Sportsbook Review's Natalie Rydstrom gives an update on the latest with respect to fantasy sports betting legalization in New York, online sportsbook news updates, and more. If you are an online sports bettor with a topic suggestion on an item that you'd like to see Natalie cover, write in to mail@sportsbookreview.com.

06.24.2016

Online sportsbooks have set the New York Yankees as average -200 favorites against the Minnesota Twins. Online sports bettors can browse sportsbook odds from more than 35 sports betting sites using SBR Odds. 63% of bettors are wagering that the Yankees will win outright according to betting consensus data.

06.23.2016

A Topbet Sportsbook player has confirmed receiving a cheque after two months. The player initially filed a complaint as the online sports betting site was unable to honor a timely withdrawal through a card based option due to processing issues. The betting website recently had their rating lowered to C- for the accumulation of slow-pay complaints.

06.23.2016

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a complaint. The player has claimed that he made nine winning sports bets yesterday for a total profit of €600, however today he logged in to his betting account to find that 1XBet voided each bet. The player was told that he had violated their terms and conditions.

06.23.2016

Update 3:58PM ET: The player has stated that his situation is resolved, he was able to request a withdrawal for the full balance owed.

A BetAdonis Sportsbook player has asked SBR for assistance. The player holds a balance of €1,600 with the online sportsbook. He has been cut down to €0 wagering limits despite having an outstanding bonus rollover left to complete. The player has reported that BetAdonis has not allowed him to complete the rollover nor cashout his balance.

06.22.2016

Sportsbook Review has released a GTBets Sportsbook profile for June 2016. The betting website was first added to the online sportsbooks rating guide in August of 2011 and has quietly worked its way up to becoming known as one of the most player-friendly online sportsbooks with a healthy variety of bonuses and good software.

06.22.2016

Online sportsbook Betcoin.ag (SBR rating C) has addressed the in-play betting complaint reported last week. A player claimed that a software malfunction led to four winning sports bets to be incorrectly voided. Upon placing the wagers, his balance was deducted accordingly and he believed he had action throughout.