Tag Archives: Sportsbook.com
- Sportsbook.com reopens to US traffic, courting danger using a .com?
August 8, 2012
There is some good news for American sports bettors as the industry ramps up for another football season. With longtime sports betting operator Sportsbook.com reopening to American gamblers, their affiliate program CommissionAccount.com has sent emails to their former affiliates, encouraging them to reengage their marketing campaigns targeting the US market. US...
- Sportsbook.com moves non US customers to new domain
September 28, 2011
Sportsbook.com is to move all of its non-US players to a new brand later today. According to an email seen by CalvinAyre.com, the site on Sportsbook Review’s (SBR) avoid list will be moving their account to an “all-new and exciting sportsbook and casino.” When Sportsbook.com was contacted in relation to...
- Has Sportsbook.com stopped accepting new US players or not?
August 10, 2011
Shortly after Black Friday, Sportsbook.com, PlayersOnly.com and Superbook.com announced that they would no longer accept any new US players. But over the following weeks and months, many US players reported having no difficulty opening new accounts with these Jazette/Domain Holding sportsbooks. This led us to speculate that Sportsbook.com et al...
- English Harbour sites shutting down Aug. 1; Sportsbook.com absorbs Sports.com
July 17, 2011
The English Harbour Casino group has posted notices on its .com sites that it will be closing August 1. The Antigua-licensed, Vegas Technology-powered operator’s note reads: “We recommend that you play out your balance or request a payout prior to August 1st. In the event that you have any questions...
- Sportsbook.com in management buyout?
July 8, 2011
Late last week, rumors swirled that Sportsbook.com had undergone an ownership shakeup. A short while later, betting forums saw the emergence of IndustryAlert.org, a self-described Costa Rica-based “independent and non-profit organization setup [sic] by players who have been burned” by shady gaming companies in the wake of Black Friday/Blue Monday....
- More online gambling domain makeovers; a gambling exec says Gould-bye
June 11, 2011
In the wake of Black Friday, many poker companies switched their top-level domains from .com to .eu. In the wake of Blue Monday, many sportsbooks switched from .com to .ag (Antigua). However, there were a few exceptions to these patterns. BetUS (owned by former partners of Gary Kaplan at NASA,...
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August 18, 2010
Sportsbook.com in management buyout?
July 8, 2011