Sky Bet Summer Sprint Series returns in 2017

Sky Bet is delighted to announce that it is again supporting the Sky Bet Summer Sprint Series at Royal Windsor Racecourse in 2017. The 10-race series gets underway tomorrow evening, Monday, April 24, and culminates with the £75,000 Sky Bet Royal Windsor Sprint Series Handicap Finale over six furlongs on Monday, August 21. In order to qualify for the finale, horses must finish in the first six in any of the nine qualifying races. Eight of the nine qualifying races are staged at Royal Windsor’s…

£50,000 Sporting Life Pick 7 jackpot landed at Newmarket today

Sporting Life’s Pick 7 Jackpot fell again on the final day of Newmarket’s Craven meeting when Jade Andrews from Mansfield claimed the £50,000 prize.   One of four entrants to find all seven winners on the Newmarket card, Andrews claimed the bumper payout on the strength of her answer to the tie-break question, the winning distance in the first race. Her guess of two and a quarter lengths was closest to the actual margin of one and a half lengths.   She is the first…

Redknapp races into Sky Bet’s Festival heart rate experiment

Sky Bet also offering Money Back to all losers in the Festival’s first race each day Jamie Redknapp is the latest name to sign up for Sky Bet’s heart rate experiment at next week’s Cheltenham Festival. Leading bookmaker Sky Bet is conducting a study at this year’s Cheltenham Festival to see who gets the most excited watching the pinnacle of British horse racing. With the aim of discovering the effects of excitement when watching elite level sport, Sky Bet will be arming a variety of…

Sky Bet studies pounding hearts at Cheltenham Festival

Ed Chamberlin, Trainer, Sky Bet CEO & Race Commentators amongst group to participate in experiment headed by TV’s Dr Dawn Harper Sky Bet also offering Money Back to all losers in the Festival’s first race each day Leading bookmaker Sky Bet is conducting a pioneering experiment at this year’s Cheltenham Festival to see who gets the most excited watching the pinnacle of British horse racing. With the aim of discovering the effects of excitement when watching elite level sport, Sky Bet will be arming a…

Peter The Mayo Man heads six for Sunday’s Sky Bet Supreme Scottish Trial at Musselburgh

Peter The Mayo Man (Neil Mulholland/Noel Fehily), the 2/1 favourite with sponsor Sky Bet, bids for a fourth successive victory this season in the £23,000 Sky Bet Supreme Scottish Trial Novices’ Hurdle (2.40pm, six runners) at Musselburgh on Sunday, February 5. The seven-year-old started the campaign with two easy wins in novices’ hurdles at Worcester and Warwick in September before recording an impressive 11-length success in a two-mile handicap hurdle at Newbury on November 3, all over two miles. The £120,000 purchase holds entries in the…

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