Posts tagged ‘sportsbook news’

BetOnline Addresses Weekend Outage with Customers

October 19, 2020

If you are a customer of BetOnline you are likely aware that they were the victim of a DDoS attack this weekend which shut down their site from early Saturday morning to late Sunday afternoon. The real victims of this event are the thousand of customers who were shut out of their accounts. Although DDoS […]

BetOnline Website Down – Under Cyber Attack

October 16, 2020

Update Sunday, 10:50pm EST on 10/18/20 – SportsBetting.ag and BetOnline.ag are both up and running. Customers report being able to log-in and wager. It is a good idea to have more than one sportsbook account for several reasons, one of which is for unforeseen circumstances like this. Shop sportsbooks now We will continue to update […]

Sportsbook Pays Out Kansas City as Division Winners Early

October 9, 2020

Yes, we are only four weeks into the 17 week NFL season but one sportsbook has decided to pay out all those bettors who took K.C. at the start of the season at -350 odds early. Some lucky sports bettors logged into their account this week to find their future bet was graded as a […]

BoDog India & BoDog Asia to Shut Down

October 5, 2020

Sports bettors and affiliates of Bodog were informed on September 28th that BoDog was shutting down operations of BoDog Asia and BoDog India immediately. Asia and India are the two most populated regions in the world. This shut down removed a total of 3+ billion people, almost half the world’s entire population. You can use […]

5Dimes Reaches Settlement with U.S. Government

September 30, 2020

As we reported earlier this month, 5Dimes sportsbook located in Costa Rica abruptly cut off customers originating from the United States. There was much speculation as to the reasoning behind this. It was also known that there had been a long-term gambling and money laundering investigation underway by the Feds. The owner of 5Dimes was […]

Review of Tiger Gaming

September 19, 2020

Have you heard of Tiger Gaming? This is a betting website that offers just about every type of bet you can place. They have a very sound poker room. They have a great casino room. And they have great sports betting. But the reason you probably have not heard of them is because you are […]

GTBets Changes Domain Extension

September 18, 2020

This week the folks over at GTbets – for current sportsbook rating click here – announced that they are changing their domain name. Well they are changing their domain extension to be more specific. They are changing domain name FROM GTBETS.eu TO GTBETS.ag. To be clear the new domain name is GTBETS.ag A representative of […]

5Dimes Update – Leaving U.S. Market 2020

September 15, 2020

Last week we shared the news that long time industry heavyweight sportsbook 5dimes was withdrawing from the U.S. market. Since that time we have talked to many in the industry about this topic. Some are cynical and think that the sportsbook in folding while others believe this is the start of an attempt to enter […]

5Dimes to Withdraw from U.S. Market

September 9, 2020

The very popular online sportsbook 5Dimes announced this week that it will stop doing business with American residents later this month. They will stop taking deposits and sign-ups right away and customers have until September 25th to withdraw their funds. When contacted for comment 5Dimes said “We are relaunching the company into a better one […]

What Makes an Online Sportsbook Great?

September 3, 2020

Online sports wagering has been around for nearly 25 years. The ease of use and convenience has made it a very popular activity. Over this period of time there have been many online sportsbooks. Many have come and gone. Some have stayed in business and flourished. So, which one of these sportsbooks is considered great? […]