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01.14.2016

There are some happy campers following last night's record setting $1.5 billion Powerball drawing. Not only are there winners in a reported three states (possibly more), players who wagered at online sportsbooks 5Dimes and Bovada potentially padded their bankroll betting on the massive drawing resulting in a winner.

01.13.2016

A Jetwin Sportsbook (SBR rating C+) player has filed a complaint. Jetwin is a bitcoin exclusive online betting site which was added to the online sportsbook rating guide July of last year. The player has claimed that his account access is suspended and that he holds a balance of at least 2.5 bitcoin ($1,079 as of current pricing).

01.13.2016

A SportsbettingOnline (SBR rating C) player has submitted a payout complaint. The player has claimed that he submitted a $500 withdrawal request three weeks ago. He has called the payout department on a number of occasions unsuccessfully, but that on one occasion a representative claimed that they are "delayed in processing funds".

01.13.2016

A TonyBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D) player has filed a payout complaint over a £900 withdrawal. The player claims that he successfully went through the Know Your Customer (KYC) process as of the 1st of December, 2015. He was told that the payout was being processed. Over a month has gone by and he has yet to be paid.

01.13.2016

Online sportsbooks are taking bets on the record $1.5 billion Powerball lotto drawing tonight at 11PM ET. The last drawing held on the 9th of January was the 19th such drawing without a Powerball lotto winner, leading to the eye-popping $1.5 billion up for grabs. The tax man will grab nine digits off the eventual winner(s), of course.

01.13.2016

The Super Bowl is a celebrated time of the year for online sports bettors. Not only is there a massive rush to find a quality betting site, deposit, and wager on the big game, but online sportsbooks typically offer a quality sportsbook bonus for additional bang for your buck. That will be the case for Super Bowl 50.

01.12.2016

A Marsbet724.com player has claimed that he is owed nearly €50,000 of winnings derived from successful casino play. On 12 November 2015 the player struck big playing slots in the Marsbet724.com casino, winning €59,379.84 by day's end. His account was then blocked for what he calls 'no reason', though it was likely to audit the big score which can be expected.

01.12.2016

Super Bowl 50 is inching closer as the NFL playoffs enters the divisional round this weekend. Online sportsbooks have released a few more prop bets ahead of the big dance which Sportsbook Review has compiled and listed in the Super Bowl prop bets directory. Only sports betting sites in good standing with players have their Super Bowl odds featured.

01.12.2016

Online sports bettors who backed Alabama to cover the 6.5 to 7 point spread against Clemson in last night's NCAA Championship game were upset by a come from behind backdoor cover by Clemson. According to the betting consensus at SBR Odds, 54% of online sports bettors were on the Crimson Tide ATS.

01.12.2016

Sportsbook Review congratulates the winners of the 2015 NCAA Bowl Contest. $10,000 went to the top 3 contestants who predicted the outcomes of the point spread market in 16 games. $500 went for last place. 125,000 betpoints were distributed to the contestants who finished from places four through seven.

01.12.2016

A BetMotion Sportsbook player has submitted a payout complaint. The player requested a €400 payout one month ago and has yet to be paid. BetMotion has allegedly told the player that his funds are being processed. No other update has been given and his account remains accessible and is not suspended.

01.11.2016

To the player familiar with the real 5Dimes sportsbook product, 5quarters is almost humorous, a parody of the top shelf product that has been online for over 17 years. 5quarters uses a stripped down HTML page with some of the images that 5Dimes has used in the past. The old 5Dimes logo is enlarged, likely with Micorosft Paint, so that the brand logo can accommodate the stock image of a larger quarter instead of the dime.

01.11.2016

A sportsbook complaint has been opened against online sports betting website GR88 (SBR rating D). A player opened his account last year and verified his identity as normal. He was later limited to maximum $2 per wager and decided the sportsbook clearly no longer wanted his business, so he put in for a withdrawal of his $638 balance.

01.11.2016

Online sportsbooks are judged first and foremost on their ability to pay quickly. Sportsbooks with the best customer service departments in the world and with the most advantageous sign up bonuses will never make their way to the top of public opinion if they are a pain in the rear to fund or be paid from.

01.11.2016

A CRSportsBet (SBR rating D) player has submitted his feedback with the online sportsbook. CRSportsBet is a relatively new online betting site which accepted its first sports bet in May of 2015. As with all new and unproven online sports betting sites, SBR urges readers to use caution and their discretion accepting offers.

01.11.2016

The college football odds & scores grid shows real-time lines from more than 35 online sportsbooks. Players can quickly and easily access complete chronological line history for all events to assist with their market research and handicapping. This article takes a look at how the public is betting Alabama vs. Clemson.

01.10.2016

Sportsbook Review congratulates forum poster Blackbart for pocketing $5,000 for his first place victory in the SBR Poker Players Championship. The series ran since August on the SBR Poker platform. Players competed in four daily tournaments against fellow SBR posters and had their standings tracked toward one final blow-out tournament which took place yesterday.

01.10.2016

Sportsbook Review has released a market report detailing the sportsbook betting stats for this afternoon's Green Bay Packers vs. Washington Redskins wild-card pairing. The data cited in this breakdown is provided by the online sportsbooks displayed on the Sportsbook Review NFL Betting Odds grid.

01.09.2016

A list of 40 online sportsbooks accepting bitcoin can be found using the sportsbook rating guide. For more detailed information on bitcoin accepting betting sites, visit the bitcoin sportsbook guide. One bitcoin (BTC) is presently trading for $450. Sportsbook Review will soon be holding a bitcoin webinar to discuss how bettors can benefit from using the digital currency.

01.09.2016

Sportsbook Review has released a sportsbook betting report detailing the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cincinnati Bengals wagering trends at some of the industry's top online sportsbooks. The data cited in this article is provided by the betting sites featured on the Sportsbook Review NFL Betting Odds grid at SBR Odds.

01.08.2016

Online sports bettors looking to find the best NFL Wild-card weekend odds for the first round of the NFL playoffs can find all lines at SBR Odds. Players can shop for real-time odds from 35+ online sports betting sites. SBR cautions players to consider the sportsbook rating of a betting company before making a deposit.

01.08.2016

Sportsbook Review news host Natalie Rydstrom gives an SBR Industry News update for Friday, January 8. Topics discussed in today's news broadcast include the recent sports betting dispute leveled against online bookie Rivalo, who confiscated $1,370 from a winning punter on the very vague grounds that he violated their terms and conditions.

01.08.2016

A Sportsbook.com (also known as Sportsbook.ag) player posted a complaint against the blacklisted online betting site. The player took to the SBR Sportsbook & Industry forum to share that his winnings were confiscated and his account closed. The reason: he resides in the state of New Jersey. The player argues that he has been free rolled.