General : Horse Racing https://betting.betfair.com/horse-racing/general/ en Copyright 2012 Fri, 06 Jan 2012 12:57:17 +0000 https://www.sixapart.com/movabletype/ https://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Paddy's punter would have won more on Betfair Congratulations to the Paddy Power punter who is celebrating a big win - but he would have scooped better odds and more cash with Betfair...

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Half-price tickets to Betfair Super Saturday up for grabs To celebrate the fact Betfair are sponsoring the entire card at Newbury on February 11, the racecourse is giving you the chance to buy half-price tickets to this fantastic day out. It will also be a chance for Denman fans to see the great champion in the flesh.

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Betfair sponsors new novice hurdles aimed at pointers Prizes of £5,000 await the winners of our two new races for emerging point to pointers

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Paul Nicholls Distance Challenge: Dead heat lands punter £4,000 The Betfair Paul Nicholls Distance has its first winner, but it took a dramatic dead heat at Ludlow to secure the £4,000 for the winning punter...

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PJA Proposed Changes to the Whip Rules Read the PJA's proposed changes to the whip rules below...

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'Lucky' Betfair punter wins £22k from £130 multiples bet Many punters believe they have a lucky horse or two, but one Betfair customer took this to extremes this week, landing £21,285 from a multiple bet of £130 - all on horses with 'Lucky' in their name.

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Racing's Whip Rule: Hughes has a point but will regret his haste Racing's knickers are well and truly in a twist with many leading players in revolt at the new whip rules. Star jockey Richard Hughes has dominated the headlines after giving up his licence in protest having incurred 15 days of bans. Racing UK pundit Graham Cunningham analyses this 'crucial point' for the sport...

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Newmarket Tips: Graham Cunningham on Saturday's races Newmarket are billing this Saturday's card as Future Champions Day and if recent history is any guide it might do exactly what it says on the tin. Frankel, Dream Ahead, New Approach, Sir Percy and Rock Of Gibraltar have all won the featured Middle Park and Dewhurst Stakes and Graham Cunningham is siding with two solid form options and a darker horse as he examines the best HQ action.

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Betfair backers the real Arc day winners as Danedream returns SP of 43/1 Bookies were apparently celebrating 'the greatest result in modern memory' after Danedream's surprise Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe win on Sunday, but the real winners were the punters who backed the filly at [44.0]* on Betfair compared to an industry SP of just 20/1...

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Going dutch turns £4.25 into £46,674 on Betfair Multiples Dutching selections on Betfair Multiples enabled one canny customer to make a monster profit on Saturday's racing

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Fairness issues in antepost horseracing markets There are many opinions on ante-post betting with a few grey areas that cause endless debate among racing fans, press and officials. Here, Betfair's Tony Calvin discusses some of those grey areas and asks for your feedback in relation to how we operate our ante-post markets

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Summer Jumpers: Horses to watch after a busy week David Cleary reflects on another week of summer jump racing and highlights the winners to watch, the losers to avoid and the contenders that could have more to offer in future...

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Summer Jumpers: Togiak has the mark of winner in waiting The Flat season is grabbing the headlines but there are still plenty of promising bets to be had over jumps, as David Cleary explains.

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Get 30% off racing tickets in 2011! Get big discounts on tickets to race meetings at a host of courses for the rest of the year. See below for exclusive April offers...

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Exclusive Offer: Enjoy commission refund on top markets this week Celebrate a bumper week of betting with a unique offer that means you won't pay commission on selected markets.

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