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:-
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
Mark Johnston: Trainer equals all-time British record for winners - Sat, 18 Aug 2018
Mark Johnston equals the all-time record number of British victories for a racehorse trainer as Dr Richard Kimble becomes his 4,193rd winner.
Winx makes history with 26th consecutive victory - Sat, 18 Aug 2018
Winx secures her 26th win in a row to set a new record for the most consecutive victories in Australian racing.
Dozen men held over Goodwood racecourse disorder - Fri, 17 Aug 2018
Four people were seriously injured during "multiple altercations" at Goodwood racecourse on 5 May.
Towcester racecourse set to go into administration - Thu, 16 Aug 2018
The future of Towcester racecourse and greyhound track is uncertain after the owners said they are taking steps to place the business in administration.
Trainer Robin Bastiman banned from racing for three years - Tue, 14 Aug 2018
Trainer Robin Bastiman banned for three years by the BHA after admitting to administering his horse with cobalt in 2016.
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