Author: Allison Graham

Horse Racing and Betting

Horse racing is the sport of kings. It is the fusion of man and animal as they work to triumph over their opponents. It’s a sport of determination, skill, speed and endurance and is watched and practised all over the world. The sport dates back to ancient civilizations such as Egypt and Babylon, showing that people have always loved it. Horse racing today is a billion dollar industry that has races being held across the globe every day in various leagues, events and cups. Prize money can vary hugely and some races can be life changing. Competitors will practice...

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Who do you prefer for the Kempton King George – Coneygree or Cue Card?

Coneygree is definitely the favorite at the upcoming King George VI Chase, Kempton 888sport betting odds, as this Christmas option – after all he is last season’s Gold Cup winner. Coneygree is unbeaten over fences after starting this season with a convincing win at Sandown, but the eight year old was forced to miss the Hennessy at Newbury last month due to a setback. There were assumptions that Coneygree might not even run over Christmas and instead wait for a return to Cheltenham at the end of January. Coneygree won the Grade 1 Kauto Star Novices’ Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day...

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Glorious Goodwood: What’s all the fuss?

Glorious Goodwood is widely regarded as one of the standout horse racing events of the British summer. This incredible five-day meeting regularly attracts the finest flat racing horses, trainers, owners and jockeys in the business and the 2016 event is set to be no different. In fact, organisers believe this year’s event could be the greatest Glorious Goodwood festival in recent times. Ultimately, it isn’t purely about the horse racing anymore. It’s about fashion, entertainment and exhilaration action. Glorious Goodwood is five days of adrenaline, alcohol and audacity; it’s about who is wearing the best suit and who’s sporting...

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Horse Racing at Ascot 2016

Horse Racing at Ascot 2016 It would be the first time that a horse can win back-to-back runnings of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes this century, but Roger Varian believes in his stable star, Postponed, is in the form of his life and can become only the third in the history of the race to complete this gruelling double, which explains why the Defending Champ Postponed is so Favored in The King George VI at Ascot. Just looking at Postponed early betting favorite for the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (G1) at Ascot on...

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The Ultimate Royal Ascot Quiz

Royal Ascot is one of the most popular events in the flat racing calendar and indeed, the world. In fact next year, Royal Ascot will be televised for the time in the US which shows it’s growing demand. This year, it is expected that more than 300,000 horse racing fans and punters will descend on Ascot, Berkshire from Tuesday 14th June until the prestigious final Saturday on the 18th June. Royal Ascot is particularly famous with its connection the Her Majesty The Queen, and every year bets are taken on the colour of Her Majesty’s hat. Each year, punters...

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