Racing news

British Horse Racing Cleared for Return

British Horse Racing Cleared for Return

| February 17, 2019

In an unusual and not often seen move, horse racing in Britain was suspended last week amid fears of an outbreak of equine flu. On the 7th of February, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) made the decision to suspend races until further notice. In all 23 meetings did not go ahead and this was in […]

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Lightning showcases Australia’s premier sprinters

Lightning showcases Australia’s premier sprinters

| February 13, 2019

Australia is a rich and fertile ground for world-class sprinters. Victories in some of the premier sprint races in the world, including 4 memorable wins in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot (Choisir, Starspangledbanner, Black Caviar and Merchant Navy) shows Australia’s sprinting prowess at the top level. Australia’s reputation as a producer of elite […]

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Most beautiful racecourses in Australia

Most beautiful racecourses in Australia

| January 17, 2019

Did you know that Australia’s thoroughbred horse racing industry is #3 on the entire planet? Isn’t that amazing? The most important race in Australia is the Melbourne Cup. It has captivated Australians and has them under its thrall. As a matter of fact, it’s considered to be the “race that stops a nation.” Another popular pastime […]

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Betting and wagering

TopBetta now available for village punters

TopBetta now available for village punters

| February 19, 2019

Thoroughbred Village (TBVillage) is proud to announce that we are now offering access to one of Australia’s emerging betting and gaming companies, TopBetta. TopBetta is a fun Aussie bookie, licensed in N.T., with some really interesting betting options to separate themselves from the pack of global corporates. After launching in 2013, Topbetta has built up a […]

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Cheltenham 2019 Preview

Cheltenham 2019 Preview

| February 12, 2019

Runners with a Point to Prove It’s now just over a month to the Cheltenham Festival (12-15 March). Britain’s national hunt racing showcase has its usual melange of superstars in imperious form and others leaving trainers scratching their heads. While it makes sense to back the likes of Altior (4/9, Champion Chase) or Buveur D’Air (7/4, […]

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Tips to Help You Enjoy the Next Televised Horse Race

Tips to Help You Enjoy the Next Televised Horse Race

| February 5, 2019

Horse racing is one of the most enjoyable and popular sports that is followed across the world. If you want to make the most of the next horse racing viewing experience, you need to make sure you are set up for having the most complete and enjoyable experience you can. Watching the horse racing is […]

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Special interest stories

What is the Best Breed of Horse for Horse Racing?

What is the Best Breed of Horse for Horse Racing?

| February 14, 2019

One of the most popular forms of horse racing is Thoroughbred racing but there are other breeds involved in the sport that often get disregarded or ignored. From a betting perspective, having knowledge of other breeds can be beneficial in understanding the characteristics of each type of horse, and how that may give one horse an […]

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Ideas for Starting a Business in the Wedding Industry

Ideas for Starting a Business in the Wedding Industry

| January 3, 2019

If you’re intrigued with the romance between horseracing jockeys Katelyn Mallyon and James Macdonald, there’s a chance you might be interested in getting into the wedding business. While they are deeply in love, both Katelyn and James are also top class Group One race riders. Katelyn rode Silent Sedition to a narrow victory in the […]

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Life After Racing, for a Thoroughbred

Life After Racing, for a Thoroughbred

| November 28, 2018

Horses have helped shape human civilization since they were domesticated 6,000 years ago. They have been a part of many different aspects of everyday human life, especially in the agriculture, transportation, warfare and sporting industries. Before the widespread use of machines, horses were integral to daily life around the world. Although horses are less commonly […]

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Successful Horses the US May Have Never Heard About

Successful Horses the US May Have Never Heard About

| February 17, 2019

Horses have always played an important role in humanity’s life – that until they were replaced in most utilitarian areas by the machines filling the air with toxic fumes and carbon compounds. Today, in turn, a horse has become a symbol of welfare, speed, and performance, not to mention a contributor to mental health through […]

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Biggest National Hunt Events you should watch out for – 2019

Biggest National Hunt Events you should watch out for – 2019

| February 3, 2019

Horse racing is quite popular in the UK, Ireland, and France. If you are a fan of it, you should already be knowing about the National Hunt events. Fret not, if you are not aware of those – we’ll give you the details about everything necessary you need to know. National Hunt racing involved horses […]

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Sizing John set for dramatic Cheltenham return

Sizing John set for dramatic Cheltenham return

| January 31, 2019

It seems a long time since Sizing John was dominating the racing press. The gelding has not been seen in action in well over a year – his last outing was the Christmas Chase at Leopardstown back in December 2017. Since then, he has been dogged by injury and there were the inevitable whispers that […]

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The Best Tips for Successful Sports Betting

The Best Tips for Successful Sports Betting

| January 2, 2019

Learning how to be successful at betting takes practice and skill. Given the fact that you can stand to lose a lot of money while engaging in this activity, it is always worthwhile to have a good handle on what it is you are doing when you are gambling with your hard-earned money! No one […]

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The November Meeting sets the bar for Cheltenham Festival 2019

The November Meeting sets the bar for Cheltenham Festival 2019

| December 18, 2018

When you hear about Cheltenham Racecourse, the first thing that comes to mind is Cheltenham Festival, which occurs towards the start of March every year. There are some horse racing fans who forget the November Meeting, but it’s often an indication of how good the next Cheltenham Festival will be, as it sets the bar […]

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Four UK Grand National Hopes to Keep An Eye On

Four UK Grand National Hopes to Keep An Eye On

| December 17, 2018

In the UK and Ireland, the jumps season is now in full swing and most trainers have at least got one race out of the big names in their stables. That includes some Grand National hopefuls. To be frank, anyone making assumptions about the Grand National this far in advance (the race is on the […]

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How to Make Horse Race Betting Easier

How to Make Horse Race Betting Easier

| December 6, 2018

The equine industry is said to generate $122 billion in economic value which is a huge amount. Leisure activities like horse racing should account for a significant amount of this revenue. If you own a sports betting business, you may have decided to start it because of your love for sports. Also, it’s possible that […]

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What horseracing betting looks like in the future

What horseracing betting looks like in the future

| November 28, 2018

Even before sports racing betting took over the market, there was one form of betting that was all the rage back in the day and that’s horse racing betting. Even though it is a reality even in the present day, no one can deny that without other forms of sports gaining more and more popularity, […]

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5 pokies and games every horse racing fan will love

5 pokies and games every horse racing fan will love

| November 28, 2018

Almost every top developer in the online gambling world has a horse racing-themed title in its arsenal—and for good reasons. For one, horse racing is one of the oldest known sports in the world and people have been betting on it for many years. With the familiarity of the sport, it’s easier for developers to market their […]

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Basketball Games Results

Basketball Games Results

| November 28, 2018

The basketball season is in full swing, and now it has become much easier to not miss anything important. You need to visit the website of sports statistics providing information in real time and you will always learn a lot. In the current season, the main favorite in the fight for the NBA champion title […]

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Aristia brilliant in G1 VRC Oaks

Aristia brilliant in G1 VRC Oaks

| November 8, 2018

She was a maiden a week ago, now Aristia is a two-time winner including today’s Group 1 Kennedy Oaks at Flemington. Five days after winning the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes, Aristia (Lonhro x Nakaaya) added the blue riband Oaks to her resume for her large and loud group of owners. The Greg Perry-bred Aristia led […]

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Horse racing betting tips – Best bets

Horse racing betting tips – Best bets

| November 8, 2018

Horse racing betting has always been there ever since horses could race. In the US it had been one of two forms of gambling that was allowed under the PASPA Act. Even today, betting on horse racing remains as popular as ever. Have you ever visited a race track? If not then that’s where you are […]

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