Horse Racing News

74 Remain in Crabbie's Grand National 24/03/15
There are 74 horses going forward for the £1-million Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree following the scratchings' stage. Last year 73 went forward at this stage and 57 in 2013.

BoyleSports Irish Grand National 18/03/15
Henry De Bromhead’s Grand Jesture and the Tony Martin-trained Gallant Oscar head the early betting for the €275,000 BoyleSports Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse on Easter Monday, April 6th.

Coneygree Takes Gold Cup 13/03/15
Coneygree makes all to become the first Gold Cup winning Novice since Captain Christy in 1974.


Dodging Bullets Fires in Champion Chase 11/03/15
Dodging Bullets an early contender for horse of the season as he wins the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase in great battling style.

Cole Harden Wins World Hurdle 12/03/15
Cole Harden makes all to win the Ladbrokes World Hurdle. A winner for Gavin Sheehan and Warren Greatrex.

Faugheen Storms Champion Hurdle 10/03/15
It's Faugheen hell for the bookmakers as Willie Mullins has another winning favourite at Cheltenham.

McCoy Wins Ryanair Chase 12/03/15
AP McCoy gets his Festival winner as Uxizandre makes all under a racing legend to win the Ryanair.

Douvan Storms to Supreme Victory 10/03/15
Perfect start for favourite backers as Douvan bolts-up to give connections' a third successive win in the Supreme for Walsh, Mullins & Ricci.

Vautour Storms Home in JLT Chase 12/03/15
With an exceptionally impressive display of jumping, Vautour gave Willie Mullins his sixth winner of The Festival so far.

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Annie Power Fails in Mares Hurdle 10/03/15
Annie Power falls at the last to leave Glens Melody to outpoint Polly Peachum.

Don Poli Impresses in RSA Chase 11/03/15
The all-conquering Willie Mullins enjoyed his fifth success of the 2015 Festival when Don Poli ran out an impressive winner of the RSA Chase.

Un De Sceaux Takes Arkle Chase 10/03/15
Willie Mullins made it two-from-two with a 4/1 double when landing the second race at the Festival, the Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy, with Un De Sceaux.

Horse Race Betting in UK, Ireland and South Africa 09/03/15
There are very few sports in the world in which betting plays such an important role as horse racing.

What is Lay Betting? 04/03/15
Nowadays, as more and more betting activity takes place online, the use of betting exchanges are becoming increasingly popular. Since their emergence, exchanges such as have transformed the way punters can bet.

Making the Most of Your Betting App 11/02/15
Betting apps have freed exchange traders and punters from the chains of being sat at a desktop computer. No longer do you have to be sat in one place all day. You can bet and trade on the move thanks to a betting app.

The Top Five 2015 Grand National Contenders 17/01/15
The Paul Nicholls trained Sam Winner heads the betting following a series of good runs over fences thus far this season.

Unioniste's Grand National time may be now 05/01/15
The record books may state otherwise, but Unioniste has to be given serious consideration for the Grand National after his impressive win at Sandown.

Elm Park Goes Straight to 2000 Guineas 05/03/15
Andrew Balding has been delighted with the progress made by Elm Park over the winter as his Classic hopeful appeared among 83 entries for the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket on May 2.

63 Fillies Entered for QIPCO 1000 Guineas 05/03/15
Andre Fabre is planning to bring High Celebrity back to Newmarket for the Qipco 1000 Guineas, with the filly among 63 entries in the Classic.

Mr Mole Wins Game Spirit 07/02/15
Mr Mole brings up Tony McCoy's 200th winner this term, then AP announces his retirement at the end of the season.

Coneygree Takes Betfair Denman Chase 07/02/15
Coneygree makes it seven wins from nine starts with victory in the Denman Chase at Newbury.

Ned Stark Takes Towton Prize 31/01/15
Another winner for Alan King with Ned Stark winning nicely under Denis O'Regan.

Many Clouds wins BetBright Chase 24/01/15
A fine front running ride from Leighton Aspell on Many Clouds who held both greys and the Hennessy winner is now on his way to the Gold Cup.

If In Doubt wins Sky Bet Chase 24/01/15
If In Doubt wins an exciting SkyBet Chase with AP McCoy in the saddle for Philip Hobbs. Baileys Concerto also ran very well for second.

409 Yearlings Entered for 2015 Investec Derby 11/12/13
A brother to this year’s Investec Oaks runner-up Secret Gesture, who became the most expensive yearling colt ever sold in Europe at public auction, headlines 409 entries for the 236th Investec Derby, run over a mile and a half at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 6, 2015.

Why the Cheltenham Festival is a Safe Bet for Punters 09/01/15
The Cheltenham Festival is one of the largest events on the horse racing calendar and has a total prize money which is second only to the Grand National.

A Trading App that’s Great for Horse Racing Betting Markets 05/11/14
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UK Horse Racing in Dire Straits? 04/09/14
Depending on whom you ask, horse racing in the UK may be approaching its last furlong or it may be in great shape. It is difficult to tell for an outsider what the real situation is... Here are the two sides of the story.

The History of the Grand National - The World's Greatest Steeplechase 28/04/14
There are few sporting events more steeped in history than the Grand National. The headline race of the Aintree festival has been the highlight of the British racing calendar since 1839 and remains as vital today as it has ever been.

What is happening to online betting? 17/12/14
You may well have noticed - it would be odd if you haven't - online betting providers have been falling over themselves to attract our attention recently.