A Tribute To Denman - A Racing Legend

The sad news about Denman’s passing was given to racing fans on Wednesday morning and I am sure many people who read the news quickly remembered a fond memory they have of the wonderful staying chaser. We were told that Denman had been unwell…
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Kalashnikov Trainer Sets Sights High

Amy Murphy threw herself into the spotlight as a national hunt trainer last year with her hurdling superstar Kalashnikov, who was runner-up at the Cheltenham Festival in March. Instead of being happy and content with that, she wants more…
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British Racing Braced For The Effect Of FOBT Cuts

British horse racing is bracing itself for a possible downturn in investment from their betting partners over the next few years as the government has decided to lower the minimum stake allowed on FOBTs. If you don’t know what they are, then…
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Leading Cheltenham Jockeys

Ruby Walsh will more than likely be the only name you consider when thinking of the Top Jockey at Cheltenham for the 2018 Festival but there are many more options to choose from this year that may surprise you. Rising up through the ranks and…
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Can Cause Of Causes Win The 2018 Grand National?

When looking through the Grand National contenders the horses can often be split into two different groups. The first is horses that have been really impressive this season, look to be improving and are taking a shot at the race. The second…

The Cheltenham Festival Fashion Tips

The Cheltenham Festival is the key fixture of the National Hunt racing calendar every year with connections targeting their horses the challenge for prize money that has now reached a record £4,590,000 across the four days. These increases…
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Grand National Favourite Blaklion Heads To Cheltenham

The favourite for the 2018 Grand National is Blaklion, and he looks set to have one more prep run before attempting to win the big race in April. However, that prep run may come in another huge race as he is still entered in the Cheltenham Gold…
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Pleasant Company Returns To Begin Grand National Bid

Many people fancied Pleasant Company for the 2017 Grand National and a good run over the big fences helped him to finish in 9th position in the race. He is now a nine-year-old and returns to the track this weekend looking to put on a good show…

Breeders Cup 2017

The 2017 Breeders Cup is set to take place at Del Mar race course for a prize fund of a stunning $28 million. With many of the world’s top horses set to take each other on over the two days as many of the key European contenders will be expected…

Why Kiwis Love Betting On Horses

Why Kiwis Love Betting On Horses – Unparalleled Excitement. Kiwis from New Zealand love to bet on the ponies. Thoroughbred horses are amongst the most majestic animals in the world, with rippling muscles under the silken skin. The thrill…

The 1993 ‘Shambles’: A Grand National Like No Other

With this year’s Grand National just a few short weeks away, you will be reading many ‘best of’ and ‘greatest ever’ type lists. Of course, we have compiled our own versions of them and we look forward to you reading each one. However,…

Everything You Need to Know for Betting on the Cheltenham Festival

The Cheltenham Festival is the highlight on the calendar in national hunt horse racing. The annual meeting takes place in the middle of March where fans of the sport flock to the Gloucestershire track from the UK and Ireland to see the best…