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Epsom Derby 2012

This year's Investec Epsom Derby will take place on Saturday 2nd June 2012, already a national institution, the Derby promises to be extra special in the Queen's Diamond Jubilee year, it will mark the beginning of a weekend of celebrations in…

Ante-Post Betting In Horse Racing

Traditionally, Tote wagering has dominated the sport of horse racing. Under this system, all the wagers on a given race are pooled together before being distributed to the winning bettors. One of the main characteristics of this system is that…

Grand National Blogs

It's about this time of year when the entries for the 2010 Grand National start to take shape. Ante post markets have already formed and there's a few contenders already worth a second look. If you want to check out some big priced runners for…

Weakening When Hit Streaker!

The race horse 'Boxing Match' picked up one of the strangest entries into the form guide when racing at Fontwell in May 1995. The entry simply reads 'Weakening when hit streaker, pulled up'. Jockey Rodney Farrant hit the streaker (Stephen Brighton)…

Each Way Betting

The Each Way bet is ideal if you fancy a horse to do well, but not necessarily to win. When you bet 'Each Way' you are actually having two bets in one, the first bet is that your horse will win, the second bet is that your horse will be placed…