There has been talk of a new race exclusively for mares being introduced to the Cheltenham Festival for some time, but the event organisers have finally pulled the trigger and confirmed both the new event and the one that it will be replacing. … [Read more...] about New Mares’ Chase Replaces Novices’ Handicap Chase At The Cheltenham Festival From 2021
If you are thinking about trying your hand at exchange betting on horse racing then don’t be put off if you don’t know the difference between a regular bookmaker and a betting exchange. It is true, at a betting exchange you might very well find … [Read more...] about What Is Liquidity In Exchange Betting And Why Does It Matter For Betting On Horse Racing?
The 2020 Cheltenham Festival was the last significant sporting event to take place in the UK prior to lockdown, from 10th-13th March. The event drew a total crowd of nearly 252,000 people with 68,500 people on Gold Cup day, this was the same day … [Read more...] about Did The 2020 Cheltenham Festival Increase Coronavirus Spread Locally and Around The Country?
It looks as if high street bookmakers will start to reopen from the beginning of June, with William Hill planning a phased reopening over the next few months. It's part of a wider plan for bookies to return to some degree of normality during … [Read more...] about When Will Racecourses Reopen For The Public & On Track Bookmakers?
From the moment that the Jockey Club confirmed that the Grand National would not be taking place as normal this year because of the Coronavirus pandemic, horse racing lovers the world over have been crying out for some sort of replacement. Now it … [Read more...] about ITV To Broadcast Virtual Grand National In Place Of Real Race At 5pm Saturday 4th April
The world of horse racing is a fast-paced one at the best of times, but in current climate things are changing on a seemingly hourly basis. Not long after saying that that the sport would continue but move behind closed doors, the British Horseracing … [Read more...] about All UK Horse Racing Suspended Until The End Of April 2020