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Racing Post gets ready for ‘unmissable’ ICE 2017

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Racing Post has described ICE as ‘the most significant business event of its year’ after confirming its presence at the 2017 event with the Racing Post Café (S2-230). The café will once again serve as an unofficial meeting point for key players within the sports betting industry, and a place for the Racing Post team to highlight its horseracing, greyhound …

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BHA should pay for photo finish error not bookmakers

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William Hill has called on the British Horseracing Association (BHA) to refund bookmakers after a stewards mistake at Lingfield yesterday left them out of pocket. A foggy meeting saw a photo finish in the 2.55 for third place between the 20/1 Elementary and the 7/1 Sun Angel, with Elementary declared as third. However an inquiry at the end of the …

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Eugene Delaney: Racing Post – Terminal Upgrade…why content matters!

Eugene Delaney Racing Post Head of B2B talks to SBC on the upgrade of its in-shop Best Gaming Technology (BGT) retail betting terminals for horseracing. Working on the strategic venture with BGT that has seen the betting terminals initially launched across Paddy Power, Ladbrokes and Jenningsbet retail estates, Delaney details to SBC why project stakeholders have placed content and information at …

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Racing Post lands treble at HWPA 2016 Awards

The Racing Post has landed a treble at the 50th annual Horserace Writers & Photographers’ Association Derby Awards in London, with Tom Kerr, Edward Whitaker and Patrick McCann all scooping awards. Kerr edged out Chris Cook and Greg Wood of The Guardian and freelance Kevin Blake to clinch the Writer of the Year prize, won last year by his Racing …

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Racing Post & BGT put content & information first with successful launch of new terminal retail product

Continuing its strategic partnership with Playtech subsidiary Best Gaming Technology (BGT), the Racing Post has combined to launch its new horseracing and greyhound product across + 12,000 self-service betting terminals within multiple UK operator retail betting estates. The partnership sees Racing Posts digital content which includes detailed racecards, the latest form, results, race predictor, Spotlight tips, key stats and trainer/jockey …

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Betfred’s Robert Mabbett wins Betting Shop Manager of the Year

Robert Mabbett, 37, has been confirmed as Betfred’s first ever winner in the SIS/Racing Post Betting Shop Manager of the Year. Mabbett, the North-East champion for his work in Brough, East Yorkshire, was declared the overall winner amongst the eight regional champions picked from an entry list involving high achievers from betting offices all over Britain and Ireland. Fred Done, …

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CEO John Haddock leaves Betfred

Industry news sources have reported that John Haddock has left as Chief Executive Officer of independent bookmaker Betfred. Haddock departs following thirty years’ service with the Manchester-based bookmaker, having served as CEO since August 2014  when he replaced Fred Done at the head of the company after years serving as managing director. As yet, Betfred governance has not disclosed any details …

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Stephen Harris finds form at Sandown with long odds Toulson

Stephen Harris received a timely boost towards the end of the day at Sandown, with a surprise 8/1 victory on Toulson. The Horse Racing Editor for bettingexpert responded to SBC’s victory on Crowning Glory (7/2), by stretching ahead of the tournament hosts in second place. They are now just 10.42 points behind the long term Tipster Challenge leaders, as Racing …

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Racing Post takes the Tipster Challenge at Sandown

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This week’s Tipster Challenge Guest is Racing Post, the market-leading publisher of racing and betting information both on and offline in the UK and Ireland. The Racing Post mobile app includes cards, form, expert tips, live updates and results, whilst users can place bets directly through the app on Racing Post betting partners. We spoke to Eugene Delaney, Head of …

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BetBright integrates new Racing Post Football package

BetBright has integrated the Racing Post Sport football package, which includes key stats, spotlights, predictions, verdicts and forecast line-ups. It has coverage of more than 20 worldwide competitions, including the 2016 UEFA European Championships which began last Friday. The bet-prompting content has been integrated into each match and offers the customer information across more than 18 betting markets. BetBright are …

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