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What Does Official Rating Mean In Horse Racing?

Horse racing is quite a complicated sport. For most of us we can just sit back and enjoy the racing. But for those behind the scenes, it involves a lot more work. And I don’t mean just the training. I’ve been to various yards over the years and the logistics and scheduling of races for […]

How Much Do Race Horse Owners Make?

It’s easy to assume that if you own horses, especially great horses, that you must be making a small fortune when they win. The reality, however, is a lot different. Sure, there are super owners like JP McManus, Trevor Hemmings, Rich Ricci, and Michael O’Leary with Gigginstown, but they put far more into the sport […]

The Lasting Charm of Horse Racing

Betting on horse racing has long been a popular pastime for UK punters at online casinos and online bookmakers. Every weekend, racecourses are packed with thousands of visitors waiting with bated breath to see which horse will pip the post and earn them some cash. Horse racing really is a timeless tradition that has been […]

When Is The Grand National 2021?

Following the disappointment of seeing the 2020 National canceled, it’s time to put that all behind us and look forward to the Grand National 2021. Thankfully the Jockey Club has put some dates in the calendar and all being well, we should get to see our favourite chasers taking to the famous starting tape as […]

Grand National Winners List

In any given year most of us know which horse has won the Grand National. But can you remember who won the Grand National in 2011? Or which year the 100/1 shot Mon Mome took the honours? Probably not. That’s also why so many of us look for a list of which horses, jockeys, and […]