The Highest Earning Horses in Racing?

Despite the fact that this is a website largely dedicated to statistics about the Grand National, there are times when we turn our attention away from National Hunt racing. When we talk about the highest earning horses in racing, they will…

What Are The Most Popular Races To Bet On?

In the UK, betting on sport is incredibly popular. We love a flutter and are happy to back our favourite teams, sports stars, and horses whenever we can. Unsurprisingly, football is the biggest sport that we bet on. It helps that it is played…

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,…

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…

Sulekha Varma Named Aintree Clerk

For the first time in the course's history, a woman has been named Clerk Of Aintree Racecourse. That means that Sulekha Varma will also be the first woman to be in charge of the Grand National. Anybody has studiously followed the Grand National…
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Picking Winners and Avoiding Losers

If I could pick winning horses with regularity, I wouldn't be writing this guide on 'How to pick winning horses'. I'd be sipping champagne on the deck of my yacht and deciding whether to set sail for Martinique or Monaco! Let no one fool you;…
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Blaklion Advertises National Claims

Those who had already backed Blaklion for Grand National glory prior to his run in the Becher Chase will have been thrilled with what they saw. Plenty of people will have backed him at much shorter odds after the race too and many people will…
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Minella Rocco Pulled From Grand National

There has been bad news for anyone who fancied Minella Rocco's chances at this year's Grand National, as Jonjo O'Neill has announced that the horse will not run at the Aintree showcase. Minella Rocco was the market leader for the race, priced…