OLBG.com extends Cheltenham Mares’ Hurdle Race sponsorship

olbghorseOnline sports betting affiliate OLBG.com has announced that it will extend its sponsorship of the Mares’ Hurdle Race at Cheltenham Festival. The extension of the deal will see OLBG.com sponsor the hurdles race for a further five years (sponsorship ends 2020).

Cheltenham Festival organisers, announced that the Mares’ Hurdle had been upgraded to a Grade One race, this will mean that future prize money will be  increased to £100,000 (€126,529/$179,432)

OLBG.com further announced that it would sponsor qualifiers for the Mares’ Hurdle on the Road to Cheltenham program.

Dean Goddard, PR representative for OLBG.com, said: “OLBG has worked hard over recent years to help improve the opportunities for mares in jump racing through the formation and development of the OLBG Mares Road to Cheltenham.

“By committing to our series for at least another five years we hope this enables mares’ jump racing to progress even further.”

Check Also

SBC Digital Summit Africa

Explore the betting industry’s greatest opportunities at SBC Digital Summit Africa

The SBC Digital Summit Africa virtual conference and exhibition is set to provide the most …

René Jansen: KSA will implement the strictest KOA licensing procedure 

René Jansen, Chairman of Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), has stated that the Netherlands gambling regulatory authority will …

Paf lowers player loss limits to €20,000

For a third straight year, Åland Islands-based gaming operator Paf has confirmed that it will …