Racing news

Four 2019 Melbourne Cup Contenders

Four 2019 Melbourne Cup Contenders

| October 6, 2019

Another renewal of the race that stops a nation, the Group 1 Lexus Melbourne Cup, is fast approaching. Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne becomes the centre of the equine universe on Tuesday, 5th November. Some of the leading Melbourne Cup contenders are trained in the British Isles and the date already has significance in the UK […]

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Type of horse needed to win a Melbourne Cup

Type of horse needed to win a Melbourne Cup

| May 7, 2019

The Melbourne Cup is Australia’s most famous horse race. Its fame resonates throughout the world, perhaps only matched in terms of global audience by the Epsom Derby and Kentucky Derby. The magnitude of the Melbourne Cup cannot be underestimated and the fame and fortune afforded the winner is unparalleled in world sport. Little wonder that […]

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The Vinery Stud Stakes: History and Background

The Vinery Stud Stakes: History and Background

| April 27, 2019

The Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes is an important lead up to The Australian Oaks, the premier classic race for 3YO fillies over the Sydney Autumn Carnival. The $500,000 Vinery Stud Stakes is run over a distance of 2,000 metres at Rosehill Gardens, on the final day of the Rosehill carnival. The distance of 2000m […]

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Betting and wagering

Online Bets: A New Trend in Horse Racing

Online Bets: A New Trend in Horse Racing

| October 16, 2019

Sports betting has been existing for as long as sports are around. It takes one of mankind’s greatest hobbies (sports) and makes it even more thrilling by adding a personal stake to the outcome. Long History of Sports Betting The first records of sports betting date back more than 2,000 years ago to the Greeks. […]

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Sports betting business is booming in Asia

Sports betting business is booming in Asia

| September 15, 2019

It is certainly interesting to look at the gambling industry with respect to different territories around the world. After all, there are different rules and regulations regarding gambling and sports betting in different countries. You then have different betting markets as well. In this article, we are going to take a look at sports betting […]

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Tips on horse racing betting for beginners and pros

Tips on horse racing betting for beginners and pros

| September 9, 2019

Betting on horses has existed for as long as horses have raced. It’s the third most popular sport to bet on in America. Pretty impressive considering that it comes in 26th in the number of people watching it. The truth is that horse racing is not valued for the thrill of the sport itself. The […]

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International racing

Breeders’ Cup 2019 Preview

Breeders’ Cup 2019 Preview

| October 13, 2019

In 2007, the Breeders’ Cup meeting was extended from one day to two days and in 2019 the event will be staged on the first two days of November.  On all but one occasion the horse racing competition has been held in the United States and that’s the case again this year although in 1996 the […]

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4 Biggest Contenders Of 2019 Breeder’s Cup

4 Biggest Contenders Of 2019 Breeder’s Cup

| October 1, 2019

The horse racing events never gets old and continues to gain more popularity as we head on to the end quarter of this year. Many notable horse racing events continue to saddle each month which provides fun-filled entertainment for all sports fans around the world. Take note that unlike for other types of a sports […]

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Who will win the 2020 Cheltenham Gold Cup?

Who will win the 2020 Cheltenham Gold Cup?

| September 8, 2019

There isn’t anything more prestigious in the world of national hunt racing than the Cheltenham Gold Cup, and though we may still be over six months from the legendary race getting underway, that hasn’t stopped online sportsbooks from setting up their stall early. The Gold Cup is the last Grade One action of the best jumps […]

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Special interest stories

Thoroughbred horses make solid investments

Thoroughbred horses make solid investments

| September 15, 2019

There is no denying that investing in a horse can be a risky business. However, it can also represent a solid investment. After all, there have been a lot of people who have been successful in the world of horse racing. Yes, you need a little bit of luck along the way. Nevertheless, it is […]

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Generating profits from a horse racing business

Generating profits from a horse racing business

| September 4, 2019

There is no denying that horse racing is an exciting market to get involved in. After all, there is nothing quite like the thrill of watching your horse past the post first. Plus, it is a lot cheaper to invest in a horse than it is to buy an entire sports team. However, there is […]

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Risks associated with investments in thoroughbred horse racing

Risks associated with investments in thoroughbred horse racing

| September 4, 2019

There is no denying that owning a racehorse can be one of the most exciting and incredible journeys you will ever go on. However, it is also true that there are a number of different risks that are associated with going on this journey. If you are thinking about investing in a racehorse, it is […]

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Prominent businessmen in the horse racing industry

Prominent businessmen in the horse racing industry

| September 3, 2019

In the world of horse racing, there are a lot of impressive businessmen who have made a lot of money! This can certainly inspire you and help you to see what is possible if you decide that you are going to try and make it in the horse racing industry. In this blog post, therefore, […]

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How to use social media to enhance wagering turnover

How to use social media to enhance wagering turnover

| September 3, 2019

If you are someone who likes to gamble on a regular basis, whether this means placing horse racing bets for fun or because you consider yourself a professional betting expert, you need to look for all of the best ways to increase your chances. One thing you can do here is to make the most […]

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How to maximise profits from betting on horses

How to maximise profits from betting on horses

| September 3, 2019

There is only one thing that is certain when it comes to the world of betting, and this is the fact that there is no such thing as a ‘sure thing!’ However, there are certainly some things that you can do in order to increase your chances. The more you learn about the industry, the […]

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How to build a business in the horse racing industry

How to build a business in the horse racing industry

| September 3, 2019

The horse racing industry is an exciting one, to say the least. It is a sport that is popular all over the world; not just in Australia. If you are interested in starting a business in this sector, you will have a lot to consider. Not only do you need to think about the type […]

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Nikola Jokic and his horse, Dream Catcher, catching dreams together

Nikola Jokic and his horse, Dream Catcher, catching dreams together

| September 1, 2019

It is not a rare case that basketball players have many hobbies besides their primary profession. The most well-known Serbian player in the NBA league, Nikola Jokic, is a great example. Although the Denver Nuggets board is certainly not too excited about his hobby because of risk of injury, they had to allow him to ride […]

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The Newest Food And Drink Trends At The Races

The Newest Food And Drink Trends At The Races

| August 26, 2019

Going to the races is a popular hobby and social event for many Australians that is about more than just betting. It brings people together and food and drink play a large part in this. Australia has many famous racecourses that attract locals and tourists, including those wanting to witness the Melbourne Cup, so it’s important that they […]

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What Are The Real Costs Of Owning A Racehorse?

What Are The Real Costs Of Owning A Racehorse?

| August 19, 2019

Have you ever dreamed of owning a racehorse? Betting on horse racing is something that a lot of people find enjoyable with the ability to maximise your profits an exciting reason to get involved.  However, there are many true punters who feel that betting on a horse is simply not enough. For some, the only way to truly […]

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Live streaming of horse racing enhances the betting experience

Live streaming of horse racing enhances the betting experience

| August 14, 2019

Horse racing has entered a new era with the advent of Live Streaming. The simultaneous recording and broadcast of events as they happen is making horse racing fans across the globe extremely excited. Live streaming lends itself to a host of new innovations that will be rolled out over the coming months. Betting companies are […]

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Legal differences between online horse, sports and casino betting in Australia

Legal differences between online horse, sports and casino betting in Australia

| July 23, 2019

Australia is a liberal country and almost all forms of gambling are available and for the most part, legal. Of course, there are a number of restrictions on what an operator can offer, with laws enacted by the government to prevent the growing addiction to gambling; but because the law cannot tell an adult how to […]

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5 horse racing secrets to improve your profit winnings

5 horse racing secrets to improve your profit winnings

| July 4, 2019

Horse races take place around the world nearly every day. The number of races that run means you always have a race to wager on. Horse racing can be a lucrative sport to bet on, but you have to know how to bet to continuously do well. Horse racing followers can find a great race […]

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Second Consecutive Win for Blue Point

Second Consecutive Win for Blue Point

| June 20, 2019

Royal Ascot has started, and day one has brought some great results. Blue Point has secured a win in the King’s Stand Stake for the second year running Bets.com.au reports today. Blue Point, who has been trained by Charlie Appleby, has managed to get a tremendous historic win for the second year running in the […]

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Riders on the storm – extreme weather events in Melbourne Cup history

Riders on the storm – extreme weather events in Melbourne Cup history

| June 19, 2019

Spring is a magnificent time of year in Melbourne and perfect for Australia’s premier horse racing carnival. However, the weather can become very unsettled at times and in some years has wreaked havoc on Australia’s greatest race, the Melbourne Cup. It’s been over a century since the Cup has been postponed due to inclement weather […]

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