Horse Racing

Derby favourites…worth backing?

May 30th
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The Derby – the most expensive horse race in Britain – takes place at Epsom Downs this weekend. One of the biggest sporting events in the country, it is often referred to as the Blue Riband event of all horse racing. Coming into this weekend’s 240th running of the event and there is a clear […] Read the full story

Irish domination predicted for Cheltenham

March 11th
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Bookmakers are not expecting anything other than Irish dominance in Cheltenham week. Ireland are favourites to win the Champion Trainer, Champion Jockey, top owner and the Prestbury Cup – which is the direct competition with the Great Britain over who has the most winners. Gordon Elliot is 5/4 to make a it a third successive […] Read the full story

Ballydoyle to dominate Royal Ascot

June 18th
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Royal Ascot starts this week but Bookmakers are expecting more of the same with continued domination from Irish stable Ballydoyle. Superstar trainer Aidan O’Brien has won best trainer for the last three years, and he is odds-on to do it again. Likewise, Ballydoyle’s number jockey Ryan Moore is conversely odds-on to take the top-jockey prize, […] Read the full story