Betting on the 2018 Northumberland Plate Festival

Few festivals capture the attention of racing lovers in the North of England more than the Northumberland Plate Festival. The three-day event traditionally takes place near the end of June and it regularly attracts crowds of up to 24,000 at Newcastle Racecourse. Despite its classification as a Class 2 race, the Northumberland Plate handicap remains…


Betting on the 2018 Epsom Derby

The 2018 Epsom Derby festival runs this weekend from Friday, June 1 through Saturday, June 2 with 14 races on the menu. It’s a short festival, but the Investec Derby Festival is full great racing and you can rest assured opporunties abound for the smart handicapper.


Your Guide to the 2018 Dante Festival at York

Horse racing traditionalists absolutely adore attending the Dante Festival meeting at York Racecourse, which is taking place from 16-18 May this year. There is something about the smell of freshly cut grass that gives an air of summer to proceedings; if only the British weather would do its part!


How to Watch and Bet on the 2018 Preakness Stakes

The third Saturday of day marks an important occasion in horse racing, and you can probably guess what that is. Yes, the second jewel of the Triple Crown is right around the corner. The 2018 Preakness Stakes will be going off on Saturday, May 19th at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland and the oddsmakers…


Your Comprehensive Chester Festival Review

Also known as the Roodee, Chester Racecourse is the oldest still in use in the United Kingdom with records suggesting there has been racing there since 1539! Although it is also one of the smallest in Britain, Chester’s course is home to the annual Boodles May Festival which features the legendary Chester Cup which has…