Horse Racing

Online sports betting operator MansionBet has agreed a sponsorship deal with Horse Racing Ireland as it seeks to build on its entry into the Irish market

Ascot Racecourse has become the latest venue to join Oak View Group’s International Venue Alliance, with a focus on attracting international sponsors to the horse racing track.

The Professional Jockeys’ Association (PJA) is looking for a replacement for long-serving sponsor Stobart following the end of its relationship with the logistics firm.

At The Races, the digital arm of UK pay-television broadcaster Sky Sports Racing, has agreed a multi-year turnover-based streaming and data deal with bookmaker Betfred

Racecourse Media Group, the holding company responsible for media and data rights distribution to a host of UK racecourses, has reported a “hugely encouraging” uptake from broadcasters for the International Tro…

Churchill Downs Racetrack, the home of the Kentucky Derby, has announced plans to invest $300m (€269m) upgrading its facilities.

Racecourse Media Group, the holding company responsible for media and data rights involving a host of horse-racing destinations, has agreed a two-year extension to its contract for production and distribution…

SIS, a provider of end-to-end products and services to the betting and broadcast industries, has agreed a two-year extension to its rights partnership with Dubai Racing Club

The Sky Sports Racing arm of UK and Ireland pay-television broadcaster Sky has agreed a multi-year rights deal with the New York Racing Association and Canada’s Woodbine Entertainment Group.

Online gambling company BetVictor has renewed its sponsorship of The Gold Cup at Cheltenham Racecourse’s November meeting until 2021.

The HBA Media agency has signed a multi-year deal with the Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia to distribute media rights worldwide on behalf of Saudi Racing, including rights to the world’s richest race, the $…

Pay-television broadcaster Sky has acquired exclusive, multi-year rights in the UK and Ireland to US-based Keeneland horseracing and sale events

French commercial broadcaster M6 has acquired multi-platform rights to Quinté+ horse-racing in the country in a deal that will run to at least June 2020.

The Saudi Cup will become the richest horse race in history when its inaugural edition takes place in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh next February

The Jockey Club has announced former BT Sport and Sky executive Delia Bushell as its new group chief executive

Horse racing is likely to see a drop in its media revenues after William Hill announced plans to close around 700 betting shops in the UK before the end of the year

Ascot Racecourse has announced it is introducing a cup recycling scheme during next week’s Royal Meeting to reduce plastic waste.

UK racecourse owner and operator Arena Racing Company (ARC) has purchased a 45-per-cent stake in i-neda Limited, a provider of technology to the global para-mutuel betting industry, as it steps up its…

Simon Bazalgette has announced his resignation as group chief executive of the Jockey Club after serving more than a decade as the first-ever occupier of this position at the largest commercial group in…

The Jockey Club, the largest commercial group in British horseracing, has reported a 10th consecutive year of commercial growth but has warned of the impact of the government’s crackdown on the betting i…

The city of Baltimore has filed a lawsuit to prevent the Preakness Stakes from leaving town after 2020

Arena Racing Company (ARC), the operator of 16 racecourses in the UK, is fighting to avert a boycott of its tracks after reducing its prize money

GambleAware, the independent charity tasked with reducing problem gambling in Great Britain, will launch a safer gambling campaign during this weekend’s Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester U…

The Jockey Club is set to freeze prize money contributions at racetracks over fears of betting shop closures