As you would expect from one of the oldest sports, horse race betting online is very well established and was one of the first sports to gain a foothold on the internet.
You can bet on every race at every race meeting as well as placing bets on future major races like the Grand National, the Derby and Gold Cup.
All the major race meets are covered from around the globe including US and Canadian races.
Horse racing is the first sport on the list for all the major online bookmakers and you can place any bet you would in a betting shop, all from the comfort of your own home.
We’ve reviewed all the top online horse racing bookmakers for you below:-
Bet365 have good horse race betting online coverage focusing on the UK and Ireland but they also cover the US and other international races. They offer a price and best odds promise and you can do a search on the form of your chosen horses. Their website is easy to navigate and place bets and you can get free bets when you open your account with Bet365.
888Sport are front runners for online horse racing betting. They are especially renowned as a superb Racebook (a popular site for UK, European, US and major International Horse racing bets). Opening a betting account is very simple and their website is very well designed and easy to use. A free opening bet is on offer when you sign up to 888Sport
William Hill‘s online horse racing betting is among the best as you would expect from this long established UK bookmaker. All daily races are covered from the UK and Ireland as well as abroad and their website is easy to use and navigate. There is a free opening bet when you sign up to William Hill and the odds are excellent.
Leading Irish bookmaker, Paddypower‘s horse racing betting is top of the range and they offer many special deals and offers, like money-back and extra place. You can check out the form direct from their website before you bet and get live commentary on the races. You get a free bet when you sign up to Paddypower so it’s got to be worth a punt.
Betfairis great for horse racing betting. As you are betting against other punters and not the bookmakers you can get better odds and you can lay bets as well.There is good information on their website about the latest form and going as well as a forum where you can chat with other punters.Right now, Betfair are offering a free bet just to join up so there’s never been a better time to head for the races.
Latest Horse Racing News
Ana O'Brien: Injured Irish jockey out for 'three to four months' after heavy fall - Wed, 19 Jul 2017
Irish jockey Ana O'Brien is likely to be out for three or four months after fracturing vertebrae in her neck and back in a heavy fall.
'Triple sickie' policeman sacked over horse racing trips - Tue, 18 Jul 2017
PC Jonathan Adams was seen on television celebrating a win at Royal Ascot while "off sick".
Irish Oaks: Enable wins at Curragh to become dual Oaks winner - Sat, 15 Jul 2017
Frankie Dettori rides Enable to victory in the Irish Oaks at the Curragh to complete a double after winning The Epsom Oaks in June.
Harry Angel wins July Cup by length and a quarter at Newmarket - Sat, 15 Jul 2017
Harry Angel, trained by Clive Cox, wins the prestigious July Cup in brilliant style over six furlongs at Newmarket.
Roly Poly helps O'Brien and Moore claim double at Newmarket - Fri, 14 Jul 2017
Roly Poly claims victory in the Falmouth Stakes to complete a Group-race double for trainer Aidan O'Brien and jockey Ryan Moore.
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