Horse racing is without doubt one of the most popular sports on the planet and has been for many years. It’s managed to stand the test of time by different means, and it looks to have hit the jackpot once again thanks to some fresh investment.
The Grand National is seen by many people as the most famous horse race in the world.
Day three of the Cheltenham Festival proved once again to be a great day for the Irish as they once again dominated. Irish trainers Willie Mullins and Gordon Elliott were once again on fire with multiple winners in what was a great day’s action.
The Cheltenham festival is just round the corner and people are already eagerly anticipating one race in particular.
Sunday’s first race of the day at Cheltenham sees a number of interesting contenders take to the tracks, and this class 3 races showcases some of the best talent from around the country. Read more
Wednesday’s race at Kempton – the second-to-last of the evening – doesn’t appear too exciting at first, with few of the runners commanding any major respect within the racing industry… Read more
Wednesday the 25th October appears to be a fantastic day for racing enthusiasts, and the 16:05 at Newmarket is one of the more revered races of the day, with a whopping £7,000 prize pool up for grabs… Read more
Wednesday’s 14:35 at Sedgefield looks to be one of the more interesting racecards of the day, and this 2M, 5F 28Y race looks set to take place in relatively good conditions, with good-good to soft ground setting the scene for what should be an action-packed race… Read more
There has been an ongoing saga in horse racing just recently in regard to former Champion jockey Davy Russell.
The Hillhouse Quarry Supporting the Ayrshire Hospice Handicap Class 5 race is one of the best races of the day, and with 17 runners, it may look, on the outside, as though picking a winner is going to be next to near impossible – but follow our tips below, and you’ll see that there’s actually quite a lot of decent value to be found here. Read more
Thursday’s second race at Ayr sees a number of more-than-capable entrees to the renowned J.H. Commercials Handicap Class 4 race, and with 14 runners, it may sound like a tough race to pick – but as you’ll see below, there are a few horses that stand out from the rest of the pack. Read more
The NFL Betting at 188Bet Selling Stakes (Class 6) is one of the lower-quality races of the day, and with just £2,300 on offer for first place, there’s not going to be much interest from the bigger trainers and jockeys… Read more
Chepstow racing is back underway this Tuesday, and the 14:45 is the third race of the day – although, as you’ll see below, it’s one of the most exciting (by far), thanks to some of the long-shot odds which – could, if conditions suite – treat some of the outsiders to a win. Read more
The PK Building Handicap (a Class 4 race) may not be the most prestigious race we’ll see at Bath, this Sunday… and with a winning prize of just £4,690, it’s hardly the most lucrative race for trainers, owners, and jockey’s to ‘get excited’ about – but as you’ll see below, we believe there to be decent value at the meeting… Read more
One of the tracks most prestigious races, the Howcroft Industrial Supplies Champagne Stakes is bound to be an exciting race for punters, with a number of competitive entries, including horses from Khalid Abdullah, who, of course, held a keen and vetted interest in the development of Frankel; the world’s most famous horse, in history. Read more
Saturday sees a quality Group 2 race commence, and this seven furlong contest sees over £50,000 up for grabs to the winner, making it a competitive race – and surprisingly, there’s some decent value to be found, as well. Read more
This one mile, six furlong race looks set to be one of the courses more interesting of the week, and with a £26,000 prize being awarded to the winner, it’s sure that we’re going to see steep competition. Read more
You can probably trace the history of sports betting back thousands of years. There’s always been sport and contests and therefore there have always been spectators or people involved who felt one competitor or one team would end up victorious over another. Read more
Will Glassy Waters’ Head Problems allow Ascott Week an Easy Win? The 5:10 Pontefract Looks to Be a Two Horse Race
Race Preview: 17:10 Pontefract
Racing fans are in for an excellent afternoon of racing, with a stellar selection of races across Europe; the one to watch is the Ballydole face-off, with September, and Happily battling it out in the Debutante Stakes in Ireland – a quick glance at where the money’s going, clearly shows punters are split on who to back, with both picks attracting significant weight. Read more
The renewal of the Juddmonte International at York on Wednesday the 23rd of August looks set to be a thrilling affair as the Sir Michael Stoute-trained Ulysses is set to do battle once again with Richard Hannon’s Barney Roy. With dual Guineas winner Churchill also expected to take part, it should be a renewal of the highest order, with spectators expected to be in for a gripping race. Read more
Douvan, arguably the horse of the season, leaves everything in its wake as the highest rated jumps horse in training and by some margin too. Now, Douvan didn’t really perform and meet the full expectations expected of him over the course of the season but he did outclass Gold Cup winner Sizing John in a Grade 1 Christmas meeting at Leopardstown. Read more
Cheltenham Festival fans witnessed one of the biggest upsets to date, as Special Tiara won the Queen Mother Champion Chase priced at 11/1. What made this totally amazing was that the 2/9 odds on favourite, Douvan, was never in the race from the start and finished a woeful seventh. Read more