Category: Betting

Ways to Play: the State of Modern Race Betting in Review

Ways to Play: the State of Modern Race Betting in Review

| February 27, 2019

Horse racing – and horse betting for that matter – has been around for thousands of years. It’s a tradition that’s stood the test of time across countries, across cultures. Today, the sport is bigger than it’s ever been, with over five hundred races a day in the US alone. It’s more accessible, it’s more […]

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Horse Racing in Australia

Horse Racing in Australia

| February 24, 2019

Australians love horse racing. It’s one of the most popular activities in Australia after football and rugby, and with good reason. In Australia, you can find more than 300 race locations; this is one of the countries with the most horse racing in the world. Australia also comes in third as the top prize money […]

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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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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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