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How Has Horse Racing Changed Over The Years

With deep historical and traditional roots, horse racing is among the oldest sports in existence today. The sport is believed to have originated from Middle Asia at around 4500 BC, spreading to other cultures over time. In the 1750s, the game highly grew in popularity, […]

Why Betting On Horses Is More Interesting Than Wagering On Football

Credit: Wikimedia Football is the most popular sport on the planet – there’s no getting away from that. But being the biggest doesn’t make you the best and that’s absolutely the case when it comes to sports betting. Horse racing is a much more interesting […]

Horse race betting: how to maximize the odds of winning

Horse racing has been around since the early Babylonian, Roman and Greek civilizations in the form of chariot racing. Modern day racing and betting was adapted from the practices of the British nobility class and royals in the 1600’s. Now, millions of people partake in […]

Horse Racing Committed To June Return

Earlier on Monday, the British Horseracing Authority said they’re committed to seeing that the sport resumes on 1st June. The committee also agreed to sit down and come up with a timeline to achieve this target within seven days. That comes after the publication of […]

Trainer Profile, Sir Michael Stoute

By Tim Boulter With the flat season now imminent in these strange times, I thought it worth a look at some trainer profiles in regard to their seasonal reappearing runners. Regarded as one of the best of all time, Sir Michael Stoute is a stalwart […]

Two-year-olds to follow in 2020

One of the most exciting aspects of horse racing is uncovering where the next stars of the sport might come from. Many trainers excel with their two-year-olds, meaning it can often pay to follow them during the course of the season. Read on as we […]

How to study horse racing form

Anyone who wants to make a profit from betting on horse racing must first understand how to study the form. There are lots of different factors that can affect the outcome of a race and it is important to weigh these up before parting with […]

History Of Royal Ascot

A Brief History of Royal Ascot As every fan of British horse racing knows, Royal Ascot is an annual flat racing meeting. For five days in mid-June, Royal Ascot hosts 18 group races. Its oldest and most prestigious race is the Gold Cup, which takes […]

Jaunt into Southwell

By Tim Boulter Southwell, a unique and interesting track that is the engine room of winter all weather racing for the UK. Throughout the winter the course plays regular host to deep sand racing that horses can love and hate equally, and the divide is […]