Tag: British Horseracing Authority

UK Racing likely to be suspended until June

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The British Horseracing Authority said it hopes to resume flat racing behind closed doors at some stage in May - although June appears to be the new favourite.

UK Racing seeks relief during six week shut down

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Having announced mid-March that British horse racing would continue behind closed doors, the sport now faces a full shutdown until the end of April - and a devastating loss of income.

Horse racing to become ‘more important to bookmakers’ amid FOBT stake uncertainty

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With the UK betting industry waiting on tenterhooks for an announcement from the government over stakes on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs), the British Horse Authority (BHA) believes that horse racing is to become more important to gaming operators. The statement was made at the Asian Racing Conference in Seoul by Brant Dunshea, BHA’s newly appointed chief regulatory officer. Dunshea was...

British Racecourses & Colossus Bets form landmark pool betting partnership

British racecourses and Colossus Bets have announced a significant partnership that will enhance the future pool betting offering on British Racing. ladbrokes
British Racecourses and Colossus Bets have announced a significant partnership that will enhance the future pool betting offering on British Racing. This arrangement between the Project Steering Board, currently representing 54 racecourses and Colossus Bets, will ensure that customers have access to an innovative ‘exotic’ bets portfolio, including cash out opportunities, access to the Syndicates platform provided by Colossus Bets,...

British racing agreement sees Sporting Index out in front

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Sporting Index has reached an agreement with British racing under the ABP model.   The leading sports spread betting firm, Sporting Index, has confirmed it has agreed to maintain its relationship with British racing as part of the Authorised Betting Partner (ABP) model. Sporting Index claims it has committed to maintain a funding relationship with British racing until at least 31 March...