Horse Racing Betting UK and Ireland

Horse racing is the most established betting medium the UK and Ireland has on offer.

 The UK boasts two dedicated TV channels, horse racing’s big meetings enjoy significant terrestrial TV coverage and every race, every day, is streamed into betting  shop offices and direct to punters homes through satellite and cable TV and via PC and mobile devices.

The second most popular spectator sport, after football, in the UK, is here to supports the hundreds of thousands of horse racing punters with quality betting content, horse racing news and all-important horse racing tips.

In 1961 betting shops became legal and were soon a familiar feature on the British High Street. The formula has changed little with horse racing and greyhound racing the daily staple diet and bets were pretty much restricted to simple win, each-way and forecast wagers.  Exotic bets did exist but they were little more than doubles, trebles and Yankees.

But the arrival of the internet both opened a can of worms and shook up a hornet’s nest and now there is no end of opportunities when betting on horse racing.  We will help you navigate this new world which can now allow you bet on winning distances, horses to simply finish ‘in the frame’ or in match bets against just one rival.

Additionally horse racing has a number of major races and festivals, such as Grand National, Royal Ascot and the Cheltenham Festival, which can be gambled on weeks and months in advance. will help to keep you abreast of all movers and shakers in these ante-post markets – the Guineas, Cheltenham Gold Cup, Epsom Derby, Arc de Troimphe, Champion Hurdle et-al – with regular updates and news while delivering quality horse racing tips and the latest horse racing offers.

Horse racing may have lost some of it’s market share to football in recent years but it remains a lucrative market for bookmakers and resultantly there is no end of horse racing betting promotions to be had as online sportsbooks fight over themselves for your business.

The action is not limited to the UK and Ireland either, France likes to get in on the act with their Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe being one of the most valuable and prestigious horse races in the world. Australia have their Melbourne Cup, America three Triple Crown races in addition to their annual Breeders Cup spectacle.  Hong Kong has an International meeting and there’s more top-notch international horse racing in Japan, their showpiece being the Japan Cup.

So, from a mundane mid-week meeting at Wolverhampton to the biggest races in the world, bookmakers simply love horse racing and we will be here, helping you identify the best horse racing betting deals and offers allied to hunting down those valuable horse racing free bets, every step of the way.