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Most Important Two Months On The Horse Racing Calendar

Now that the Cheltenham Festival has come to an end, the Grand National is just around the corner. So it is the perfect time to discuss two of the most popular horse racing events in the world. And to highlight the achievements of one of the…
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How Horse Racing Odds Are Calculated

Horse racing is a national sport. In terms of attendance figures, it is second only to football in the UK. And with such a huge amount of races, it's reasonable to assume that most of us like to have a wager every now and then. But how do bookies…
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Paddy Power Money Back Cheltenham Offer

Next week see's the return of the biggest jump meeting in horse racing - the Cheltenham Festival. And Paddy Power are giving 'Money Back' as free bets should your horse come 2nd, 3rd or 4th! Paddy Power are giving away this fantastic offer…

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…