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08.31.2015

The Betsafe (SBR rating C-) dispute centered around a confiscated 2,300 EUR balance is still outstanding. A player filed a complaint with SBR one month ago seeking assistance recovering his winnings. The balance was confiscated despite the player insisting that he did not violate any rules. He has been given no information from Betsafe explaining the confiscation.

08.31.2015

The Betsafe (SBR rating C-) dispute centered around a confiscated 2,300 EUR balance is still outstanding. A player filed a complaint with SBR one month ago seeking assistance recovering his winnings. The balance was confiscated despite the player insisting that he did not violate any rules. He has been given no information from Betsafe explaining the confiscation.

08.31.2015

The Betsafe (SBR rating C-) dispute centered around a confiscated 2,300 EUR balance is still outstanding. A player filed a complaint with SBR one month ago seeking assistance recovering his winnings. The balance was confiscated despite the player insisting that he did not violate any rules. He has been given no information from Betsafe explaining the confiscation.

08.31.2015

The Betsafe (SBR rating C-) dispute centered around a confiscated 2,300 EUR balance is still outstanding. A player filed a complaint with SBR one month ago seeking assistance recovering his winnings. The balance was confiscated despite the player insisting that he did not violate any rules. He has been given no information from Betsafe explaining the confiscation.

08.31.2015

SBR created a rating guide filter for sportsbooks that offer pleasers in NFL football. A pleaser bet refers to the opposite of a teaser - where instead of getting points in your favor for lower odds, players give up points in exchange for large payouts. A standard two-team six point pleaser pays an average of +550 to +600. 16 sportsbooks in good standing offer pleasers.

08.31.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has written SBR asking the following question: Is it normal for 1XBet staff to ask for a copy of a credit card and bank statement, even if the deposits all came through Skrill? The player has yet to comply due to being alarmed by the nature of the request, and due to reading the recent batch of 1XBet complaints.

08.31.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has written SBR asking the following question: Is it normal for 1XBet staff to ask for a copy of a credit card and bank statement, even if the deposits all came through Skrill? The player has yet to comply due to being alarmed by the nature of the request, and due to reading the recent batch of 1XBet complaints.

08.31.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has written SBR asking the following question: Is it normal for 1XBet staff to ask for a copy of a credit card and bank statement, even if the deposits all came through Skrill? The player has yet to comply due to being alarmed by the nature of the request, and due to reading the recent batch of 1XBet complaints.

08.31.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has written SBR asking the following question: Is it normal for 1XBet staff to ask for a copy of a credit card and bank statement, even if the deposits all came through Skrill? The player has yet to comply due to being alarmed by the nature of the request, and due to reading the recent batch of 1XBet complaints.

08.31.2015

An Oddsmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has filed a complaint with SBR. The player requested a withdrawal of $1,200 from the blacklisted betting site on August 5, and has not been paid. The player has claimed that Oddsmaker keeps requesting more documents from him to approve the withdrawal, and that he has complied with their requests.

08.31.2015

An Oddsmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has filed a complaint with SBR. The player requested a withdrawal of $1,200 from the blacklisted betting site on August 5, and has not been paid. The player has claimed that Oddsmaker keeps requesting more documents from him to approve the withdrawal, and that he has complied with their requests.

08.31.2015

An Oddsmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has filed a complaint with SBR. The player requested a withdrawal of $1,200 from the blacklisted betting site on August 5, and has not been paid. The player has claimed that Oddsmaker keeps requesting more documents from him to approve the withdrawal, and that he has complied with their requests.

08.31.2015

An Oddsmaker Sportsbook (SBR rating F) player has filed a complaint with SBR. The player requested a withdrawal of $1,200 from the blacklisted betting site on August 5, and has not been paid. The player has claimed that Oddsmaker keeps requesting more documents from him to approve the withdrawal, and that he has complied with their requests.

08.30.2015

Players with feedback on SportsbettingOnline are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. The online sportsbook has had a few payout related complaints in recent months, including an $8,200 complaint from a player that deposited through bitcoin, but has not had any recent issues submitted by players since a May report.

08.30.2015

Players with feedback on SportsbettingOnline are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. The online sportsbook has had a few payout related complaints in recent months, including an $8,200 complaint from a player that deposited through bitcoin, but has not had any recent issues submitted by players since a May report.

08.30.2015

Players with feedback on SportsbettingOnline are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. The online sportsbook has had a few payout related complaints in recent months, including an $8,200 complaint from a player that deposited through bitcoin, but has not had any recent issues submitted by players since a May report.

08.30.2015

Players with feedback on SportsbettingOnline are encouraged to write to mail@sportsbookreview.com. The online sportsbook has had a few payout related complaints in recent months, including an $8,200 complaint from a player that deposited through bitcoin, but has not had any recent issues submitted by players since a May report.

08.30.2015

Following the conclusion of the SBR World Poker Cup 2015, Sportsbook Review has announced a free poker contest which runs throughout the American football season. The SBR Poker Championship awards $5,000 to first place and 120,000 betpoints to the top 10 overall. The contest is open to the general public.

08.30.2015

Following the conclusion of the SBR World Poker Cup 2015, Sportsbook Review has announced a free poker contest which runs throughout the American football season. The SBR Poker Championship awards $5,000 to first place and 120,000 betpoints to the top 10 overall. The contest is open to the general public.

08.30.2015

Following the conclusion of the SBR World Poker Cup 2015, Sportsbook Review has announced a free poker contest which runs throughout the American football season. The SBR Poker Championship awards $5,000 to first place and 120,000 betpoints to the top 10 overall. The contest is open to the general public.

08.30.2015

Following the conclusion of the SBR World Poker Cup 2015, Sportsbook Review has announced a free poker contest which runs throughout the American football season. The SBR Poker Championship awards $5,000 to first place and 120,000 betpoints to the top 10 overall. The contest is open to the general public.

08.30.2015

BetMania Sportsbook has been upgraded from the mark of C to C+. BetMania, along with sister website BetPhoenix, offer automatic bitcoin deposits and offer bitcoin withdrawals. Management has agreed to discuss sportsbook complaints with SBR and consider the industry standard when actioning player accounts. Player feedback is welcomed.

08.30.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a complaint with SBR. For the previous month the player's account has been locked and he has been unable to place a wager or make a withdrawal from the online sportsbook. He has been given only generic updates so far with no ETA given on when he will be in the clear to request payment.

08.30.2015

A 1XBet Sportsbook (SBR rating D-) player has filed a complaint with SBR. For the previous month the player's account has been locked and he has been unable to place a wager or make a withdrawal from the online sportsbook. He has been given only generic updates so far with no ETA given on when he will be in the clear to request payment.