Racing news

5 Bucket list Australian racecourses not to miss

5 Bucket list Australian racecourses not to miss

| November 14, 2019

Australia’s rich horse racing history has made it one of the country’s national pastimes. The popularity of horse racing over the last century-plus has led to amazing facilities being built across Australia. Today, Australia has some of the most iconic horse racing venues in the world and they rival those found in England, the United […]

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Australia’s 5 Richest Horse Races

Australia’s 5 Richest Horse Races

| November 14, 2019

Australia is a country rich in horse racing history. The racing calendar Down Under has some of the biggest races in the world including the famous Melbourne Cup. Large prize purses are given to competitors and a horse can become a legend overnight by winning the major events. Before you wager on the next big […]

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Local horse Vow and Declare wins Melbourne Cup in thrilling race

Local horse Vow and Declare wins Melbourne Cup in thrilling race

| November 14, 2019

The 159th running of the Melbourne Cup was a thriller with Vow and Declare winning the famed race. While eyes were on the winner, a protest was filed by stewards at the race as second-place finisher Master of Reality impeded third-place finisher Prince Arran in a photo finish. Australian horse racing fans are gearing up for […]

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Betting and wagering

How horse racing has changed over the years

How horse racing has changed over the years

| November 6, 2019

Horse racing, a sport that has been enjoyed since prehistoric times, is still one of the most popular today. Once dubbed the ‘Sport of Kings’, this sport has a long, interesting history, from its beginnings to modern times. Here’s how it has evolved over time. Early history Horse racing is among the oldest games in […]

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Horse Racing vs. Online Casino

Horse Racing vs. Online Casino

| October 31, 2019

You will find several Australian punters asking the same question about the difference between horse racing and online casino. It might also make you wonder if there is really a certain difference between these two or are there any comparisons? Determining the Odds One of the major differences between horse racing and online casino gaming […]

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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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International racing

The 5 Biggest Purses in Horse Racing Right Now

The 5 Biggest Purses in Horse Racing Right Now

| November 1, 2019

Over the last couple of years, there has been something like a horse racing arms race among the top nations to host the “Sport of Kings”, with new or repackaged races offering mind-boggling prize money. While the sport is one that reflects on its history than few others, money nevertheless talks loudly in horse racing, and several […]

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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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Special interest stories

Birdsville: Australia’s wildest horse races

Birdsville: Australia’s wildest horse races

| November 15, 2019

The Birdsville Races are a blast from the Australian past. It is a trip back in time to an outpost situated in the Queensland outback far from modern comforts. Its uniqueness is what draws so many horse race punters and adventure seekers to the dry, dusty stretches of land to watch two days of horses […]

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Fabric for women’s fashion in horse racing – winter collection 2019

Fabric for women’s fashion in horse racing – winter collection 2019

| November 12, 2019

Premier world horse racing carnivals like the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival in Australia are not only showcases for elite thoroughbreds but also key events to highlight women’s fashion. “Fashions on the field” originated at the Flemington Spring Carnival in 1962 and quickly became a launching pad for iconic fashion trends. On Victoria Derby Day 1965 […]

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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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What Can We Learn From Past Melbourne Cup Results?

What Can We Learn From Past Melbourne Cup Results?

| November 8, 2019

Betting on the Melbourne Cup is always a nerve-wracking affair. This year’s instalment of the great Australian horse race was no different. With legendary riders banned and the runner-up demoted, it shows that there are few things more unpredictable than the Melbourne Cup. So what can you do to ensure that you don’t make any […]

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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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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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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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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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