Betting

Getting started with horse racing betting doesn’t need to be challenging. Our betting guide pages are dedicated to making the transition from spectator to punter as easy as possible. We understand that horse racing betting is a new skill to learn, but we can confidently tell you that it is not hard to acquire.

Betting Basics
Where to start with horse racing bets, why we think an online bookmaker is the right way to go for beginners, where you should look for a bookmaker, and which bets should be used for your introduction to betting. Read More
Horse Betting Systems
A general believe about gambling is that winning or losing is a matter of chance entirely. While it is true that there is no way to place a 100% fail-proof bet, there are many ways of improving your chances of winning. These strategies are known as Horse Betting Systems. Read More
How to bet
For those who need an in-depth guide on placing a bet online, we have a dedicated page to the standard processes on many UK bookmaking sites. From signing up and depositing to placing your first bet, our How to Bet page will take you through the process. Read More
Types of Bets
The most common bets, as well as exotic bets that are harder to pick. As betting online can allow some punters to access bookmakers from all around the world, we not only cover bets available in the UK, but also bets from the US and Australia. Read More
Why Bet Online
There are many advantages to betting online that you may not be aware of. The following are great reasons to choose online horse betting over wagering at a betting shop. Read More
Betting Odds
The complete guide to betting odds, both fractional and decimal. We will discuss what the odds are, what they mean and the importance of them in a betting sense. Read More
Picking A Winner
Picking a winner is obviously not something that can be guaranteed. If that were possible, no bookie would ever take a bet! It is certainly possible to pick a winner more often than not, however, and to do that, you need information. Read More

Most popular horse racing sites in 2019

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2 days

Average Payout Time

£30

Free Bet

T&Cs Apply

New UK & Ireland customers only. £10. First deposit matched up to £30. 1x wagering at odds of 1.75+ to unlock Free Bet. Credit Card, Debit Card & PayPal deposits only. Full Terms apply.

Full T&C's apply

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2 days

Average Payout Time

£30

Free Bet

T&Cs Apply

New online customers only, min £10 stake, win only, min odds 1/2, free bets paid as 3x £10, 30 day expiry, free bet/payment method/player/country restrictions apply. Full Terms apply.

Full T&C's apply

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1 day

Average Payout Time

£20

Free Bet

T&Cs Apply

18+ New UK+IRE customers. PayPal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 7 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

Full T&C's apply

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1 day

Average Payout Time

£20

Free Bet

T&Cs Apply

Risk Free 20: New customers only, limited to one per person. If you've previously had a Paddy Power account, you will not qualify for the offer. Place your FIRST bet on any Sportsbook market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is £20. Only deposits made using Cards or PayPal will qualify for this promotion. T&Cs apply. paddy's Rewards Club: get a £10 free bet when you place 5x bets of £10+. T&Cs apply.

Full T&C's apply

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5

3 days

Average Payout Time

£30

Free Bet

T&Cs Apply

New customers only – Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30F - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - Deposit balance is available for withdrawal at any time. General deposit method & withdrawal restrictions apply & full T&C’s apply

Full T&C's apply

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