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How Ginger McCain Found Red Rum

When Donald McCain pulled up in his taxi outside the Prince of Wales hotel in Southport one wet summer’s evening, he couldn’t have known that his next fare was about to change his life and make racing history. Donald, also known as Ginger,…

Betting on the Grand National 2022

Betting on the Grand National in Great Britain is incredibly popular, even as popular as playing a roulette game online, which is a recognised classic and loved by many generations of players. In 2022, the world-famous horse race looks set…

Beginner Tips For Betting On Racing

Many people don't know where to start when they're betting on sports for the first time. Whether it’s your favourite horse race or a football game, this article will give you six beginner-level tips that will help you make better decisions…
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When Did The Grand National Begin?

The Grand National steeplechase is such an iconic part of British history that often we forget that it had to start somewhere. So where, when and how did the Grand National come about? William Lynn The Grand National at Aintree is all…

Rachael Blackmore: The First Female Jockey To Win The National

Women have been breaking down the barriers of traditional men’s sport for many years now and horse racing has already given us a number of ‘firsts’. Back in April of 2021, Rachael Blackmore recorded what may be the most significant landmark…

Why Happygolucky Could Be The One To Watch

As with any race that is scheduled to take place so far in the future, speculation about entries or possible runners is always a tricky business. Despite nearly every bookmaker offering ante-post odds on the Randox Health Grand National 2022,…

Grand National Star, Magic Of Light Retired

In 2019 all eyes were on Tiger Roll to do the double in the Grand National. Having already won in 2018, the Gordon Elliott trained chaser was a firm favourite with the public as millions roared and cheered him on to the finish line. What…

The Derby, Popular Horse Races In The UK

The Derby, alongside The Guineas, The Oaks, and St. Leger, form the foundation of the British Flat racing season called The Classics. However, it is the most prestigious and well-known race among the five Classics. It is worth around £1,500,000…
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What Is Ante Post Betting?

When it comes to bug sporting events, it's incredibly common to see odds listed as ante-post. But what does it mean and why are those odds available so far in advance? Basically, ante-post betting is the process of betting on a major sporting…