BetDSI Company Details
Company name: Diamond Sportsbook International
Country: Costa Rica
Address: Building La Colmena
75m West of Contraloria
Sabana Sur, San Jose
Online Since: 1998
Jurisdictions & License: Costa Rica
BetDSI Company Bio
Diamond Sportsbook is one of the most reliable online sportsbooks that exists. It has been on the map for 14 years, and recently merged with CRIS Bookmaker to become a top-tier operation. Bookmaker is a leader in the offshore sports betting industry – setting odds before any other oddsmakers in the business. DSI Sportsbook has earned a reputation as a secure, hassle-free online sportsbook which promises fast payouts. The company offers what most online sportsbooks cannot, including mobile betting, overnight lines and live betting. DSI is perfect for the amateur and seasoned bettor alike, providing nearly every type of wager, in nearly any currency, one could imagine.
BetDSI Betting Details
Deposit options: Bitcoin, Cashier's Check/Money Order, click2pay, ewalletxpress, neteller, skrill/moneybookers
Withdrawal options: Bitcoin, click2pay, ewalletxpress, neteller, skrill/moneybookers
Deposit options: All major credit cards (min $25, max $500,) iPoint (min $25, max $500,)
Person-to-Person (WU; min $50, max $2450,) Person-to-Person (MG; min $25, max $1800,)PIC-Club (min $25, max $1000,) Neteller(Non-US Customers; min $25, max $50000,) Moneybookers ((Non-US Customers; min $25, max $100000,), Click 2 Pay (min $25, max $1000,) eWallet Xpress( Non-US Customers; min $25, max $1000,)Speedcard Platinum Account(min $25, max $1000,) ECO (min $25, max $1000,) Click and Buy (Non-US Customers;min $25, max $1000,) PaySafe Card(Non-US Customers;min $25, max $1000,) Bank Wire (min $2500,) Bank draft via regular mail( min $500,) Firepay (min $5,)
Deposit fees: Paid by DSI, restrictions apply. No credit card fees.
Minimum bet: $5 internet, $50 telephone
Maximum bet: $5,000 internet, $20,000 telephone – higher limits may be granted upon request
Maximum winning: None.
Maximum payout: $10,000/day.
Withdrawal options: Person-to-Person Transaction (Min $10; Max $1,000; Processing time 7-10 business days,) Bank Draft ($50 min; $4,900 max; Processing time up to 30 days; one payout per customer every 7 days,) Neteller (Non-US customers; min $1, no max,) PIC-Club (min $100, max $2500,) Instant Check (min $50, max $2500; Processing time 7-10 business days,) Bank Draft via FedEx (min $50, max $4900; Processing time 7-10 business days,)
Moneybookers (Non-US customers; min $1, no max; Processing time 7-10 business days,) Person-to-Person money transfer(min $50, max $1000; Processing time 7-10 business days,) Click 2 Pay (Non-US customers; min $25; max $1000) ECO (Non-US customers; min $25, max $1000; Processing time 7-10 business days,) Bank Wire (min $5000, no max; Processing time 7-10 business days.)
Withdrawal fees: Neteller:$15 ($1-$500); $30 ($501-$2500); $60 ($2501-$5000); $75 ($5001-$8000); one free payout on Friday for requests made before 3:00 p.m. (ET), max $2500
Person-to-Person (WU): fees according to withdrawal, max is $75
Bank draft, regular mail: $20 (up to $100); $30 ($101-$3000)
Bank draft, FedEx: $50 per check
Moneybookers: $15 ($1-$500); $30 ($501-$2500); $60 ($2501-$5000); $75 ($5001-$8000); one free payout on Friday for requests made before 3:00 p.m. (ET), max $2500
Click 2 Pay: 3% of withdrawal
BankWire: Withdrawal x $0.005) + $55; min fee $65; max fee $300
Account currencies: USD, Canadian, Australian, Pounds Sterling, Euro, Danish Krone, Swedish Krona, Norwegian Krone.
Supported languages: English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese.
Odds format: US
Secured website technology: Secure level III socket -128 bit encryption
WAP betting: Yes.
P2P betting: Yes.
Online chat with customer service: Yes.
Sports available for betting: American football, aussie rules, baseball, basketball, boxing, cricket, golf, handball, horse racing, ice hockey, martial arts, motor racing, rugby, soccer, tennis and more.
Entertainment/novelty bets: Yes.
Types of wagers available:Straight, Moneyline, Total, If, Reverse, Action Points, Round Robin, Parlay, Teaser, Parlay Cards, Open Wagers, Office Pools
Site Interface & Navigation Ease: 8.5/10
Sign-up, Reload & Referral Bonuses: 7.0/10
Money Transfer Ease: 10/10
Lack of Fees: 8.0/10
Event Variety: 9.0/10
Total Score: 90.15%
What They Say: ¡°Headquartered in San Jose, Costa Rica, Diamond Sportsbook International (DSI) is the leader in providing safe, legal and secure online wagering on all of your favorite sporting events including, NFL & NCAA football, NBA and college basketball, MLB baseball, NHL hockey, horse racing, NASCAR, boxing, and much more.
Unlike other gaming companies, DSI has distinguished itself as an industry leader with its unique BetPoints Loyalty Program, proprietary easy-to-use gaming interface, and focus on customer care. This has led to our incredible growth and has also manifested itself in the numerous awards and industry accolades that DSI has compiled. The recognition includes SBR A+ rating for 3 years in a row, OSGA approved, and Sportsbook Patrol 4 Star Rating.
DSI serves clients from more than 140 countries and supports trading volume in excess of US $100 million per month. The company is registered and licensed in Costa Rica as a gaming operator.¡±
What We Say:
Wagering Venues: Diamond Sportsbook allows for betting on all major sports, tennis, auto racing, cycling, poker, politics and entertainment. DSI provides person to person and mobile betting, both rare in the online sports betting industry and is home to a poker room, casino and racebook. Regarding the four major sports, players can bet on first half, second half, first five innings, period betting, quarter lines, puck lines, team totals, alternate run lines, propositions – too many to list. Additionally, DSI offers straight wagers, totals, parlays, teasers, if-bets, reverses, futures, money lines, buying points, etc.
Bonuses & Incentives: If there is any fault with DSI, its that they¡¯re a little stingy with their bonuses – at least compared to many of the big-name online sportsbooks out there. Diamond Sportsbook offers a 20% cash bonus on the first $500 deposited with a minimum deposit of $100 with a 5x rollover or 10% free play with a minimum deposit of $100 up to $500 with a 3x rollover. The reload bonus is a 10% free play up to $500 with a minimum deposit of $300 and a 3x rollover. The racebook hosts an 8% rebate program – 3%on all win, place and show wagers and 5% on exotic wagers.
DSI offers a loyalty program in the form of BetPoints, earned every time a wager is made on sports, in the casino or poker room. BetPoints can later be redeemed for cash, gift cards, airline miles and merchandise.
Betting Max/Min Requirements: The minimum wager is $5 online, and $50 over the phone.
The maximum wager is up to $5,000 online, and $20,000 over the phone. (or currency equivalent. Higher limits may be granted upon request.
Payouts: Diamond Sportsbook is well known for its prompt payout (in as little as 24 hours with most withdrawal options,) and its wide variety of payment methods. There is no hassle collecting on winnings and very few financial strings attached. DSI reimburses any deposit fees as well. They have a customer service staff that specializes in assisting with deposits and withdrawals.
Software: While Diamond Sportsbook¡¯s software may seem a little out-dated, it provides a wide array of betting options, is easy to use and loads in no time. More importantly, the software is secure, stable and reliable. DSI offers a series of comprehensive betting tutorials and news updates to keep players in the loop.
Customer Service: DSI has a very well trained, friendly and timely customer service team. Players may contact a customer service representative at any time of the day via telephone, e-mail, fax or live chat. E-mails are answered in 24-48 hours. Representatives are trained by top level management and it shows. The website provides sports articles and news stories, tutorials, free stats and its own magazine.
Pros: DSI provides lines on almost everything, boasts mobile betting, overnight betting and has great customer service and deposit options. It is available to all players and provides newbies with several resources to help get started. On the other hand, its a great place for professional players as well.
Cons: DSI¡¯s bonuses and graphics are lacking, and the transfer fees are higher than usual between sportsbooks. Professional bettors are not eligible for bonus deposits.