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ARC racecourses get LIVE with Sun Bets

Seeking to further engage audiences at its racecourses during 2017, Arena Racing Company has formed a ‘live entertainment’ partnership with new UK online bookmaker Sun Bets. Starting this Saturday 20 May at Doncaster Racecourse ARC and Sun Bets launch ‘Sun Bets Music Live’ which will see international chart topping performers appearing across ARC’s racecourses this summer. Sun Bets have booked …

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AppBet horse racing tipster picks her Wincanton winners

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The horse racing tipster for AppBet, the providers of a free online service combining odds comparison and integration with betting accounts, has supplied expert tips for today’s Tipster Challenge. Sarah Shannon has been the AppBet horse racing tipster since the app’s conception back in 2015. A passionate tipster with over five years’ experience in the betting industry, she is currently …

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Betting Gods amongst men at Doncaster?

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Darren Moore of Betting Gods has provided his picks for Doncaster this week as he looks to prove his mettle in the Tipster Challenge.  Moore is the Director at professional sports tipster network and here he provides SBC readers with his best bets across six races.  He will be going up against 10th placed Stephen Harris and the experts from …

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TRP dispute sees ARC shut down Ladbrokes racetrack betting points

Arena Racing Company (ARC) has ordered Ladbrokes to shut down its six racecourse properties due to its ongoing content dispute with joint-venture subsidiary The Racing Partnership (TRP). The bookmaker has been told that retail points at Doncaster, Wolverhampton, Lingfield, Worcester, Southwell and Windsor racetracks will be shut down for an ‘indefinite period’. ARC’s decision follows legal charges by TRP against …

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ARC receives approval for Hilton Hotel at Doncaster Racecourse

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Arena Racing Company (ARC) has received approval for an ‘exciting project’ which ‘marks a new era’ for Doncaster Racecourse. Construction of a new Hilton Garden Inn on the west side of the course will commence at the start of 2017, with the hotel scheduled to open in the summer of 2018. Hilton Garden Inn Doncaster Racecourse will provide quality accommodation …

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ARC introduces Northern Stayers Series with Sun Bets

Arena Racing Company (ARC) has announced the brand new Northern Stayers series in association with Sun Bets, which is designed to support grassroots jump racing in the North of England. The Sun Bets Northern Stayers Series will consist of eleven qualifiers across ARC’s Northern jump racecourses, before a final worth £20,000 at Newcastle on Saturday 18 March 2017. The first race …

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The Racing Partnership secures on-course payments agreement with BRBA

The Racing Partnership (“TRP”) has reached an agreement with the British Racecourse Bookmakers Association (“BRBA”) to administer payments to on-course bookmakers who provide their betting shows to the new betting shop channel. TRP will provide exclusive coverage to Licensed Betting Offices (“LBOs”) of all races from Doncaster, Lingfield Park, Wolverhampton, Royal Windsor, Worcester and Southwell – the first six of …

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Tipster Challenge – The Betfinder fails to fire for Eoin Ryan

The Betfinder failed to fire for Eoin Ryan in the Tipster Challenge at Doncaster, as BetVictor’s Head of Sportsbook Product managed just 1.63 points across the seven races. However, he wasn’t the only one to struggle, with a mere 8.26 points collected across the day from all four of our Tipster Challenge experts. SBC News picked out the same, solitary winner as …

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BetVictor’s Eoin Ryan takes help from Betfinder at Doncaster

Despite claiming to be the ‘worst judge since Pontius Pilate’, Eoin Ryan, Head of Sportsbook Product at BetVictor, has accepted the Tipster Challenge today at Doncaster. All his tips have been identified with help from Betfinder, BetVictor’s latest product development for horse racing. Ryan will be hoping that this innovative way of picking a horse will help him to keep …

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Ladbrokes loses St. Ledger Festival legacy sponsorship

Ladbrokes is set to lose its sponsorship of the St. Leger Festival (7-10 September, Doncaster Racecourse). Being at loggerheads with the British Horseracing Association (BHA) regarding not joining its Authorised Betting Partner scheme (ABP), the FTSE-listed bookmaker will lose its 12-year sponsorship of world racing’s oldest classic.   Shunning the controversial ABP Scheme, which has split support from the UK …

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