Goodwood: Best Odds & Free Bets
Glorious Goodwood, the week long horse racing festival of first class thoroughbreds takes place from July 28th to August 1st, and represents a great opportunity to use some of the amazing free bets that bookies are offering to new account holders.
Glorious Goodwood Festival
The five day festival attracts more than 10,000 race goers who go to watch the best from the International world of horse racing battling it out for the generous prize money.
In the run up to the the Glorious Goowood Festival kicking off on Tuesday, we've taken a look at some of the bigger races and highlight online bookies that offer the best odds.
Qatar Lennox Stakes
TUESDAY 28th @ 15:10pm
The highlight of the opening day of Glorious Goodwood is the Qatar Lennox Stakes which will have ten runners competing for £300,000 in prize money over seven furlongs.
Toormore, owned by the Godolphin stable, is most online bookies favourite to win the race with Ladbrokes offering the best odds at 11/4.
Dutch Connection, trained by C Hills, is another top runner, with Betfred offering the best odds at 5/2.
Making up the top three favourites is the Irish 3-year-old Bay Gelding Limato, and it's PaddyPower that offer best odds at 9/2.
Qatar Sussex Stakes
WEDNESDAY 29th @ 15:10pm
The Qatar Sussex Stakes is the highlight of day 2 of the 2015 Glorious Goodwood Festival, and for the first time, carries prize money of £1million.
Online bookies have some strong favourites for the mile-long Group 1 race, and there are some decent betting odds and free bet offers to claim.
Aiden O’Brien’s 3 year old, Gleneagles, is the firm favourite to win and PaddyPower offer the best odds at 11/10.
Solow, trained by F Head, is another strong contender with Betfair offering odds of 6/4 on a win.
Other contenders for the Sussex Stakes include Night of Thunder, with Ladbrokes offering the best odds at 12/1, and Toormore at odds of 14/1 at Ladbrokes.
While Gleneagles against Solow may be one of the most exciting clashes of the season, there are some other great betting opportunities to use bookies free bets on.
Cougar Mountain, who came third in the Queen Anne Stakes, is also worth considering, with Coral offering best odds at 20/1.
Qatar Goodwood Cup
THURSDAY 30th @ 15:10pm
Thursday is Ladies Day at the Festival and the Group 2 Qatar Goodwood Cup is the highlight of the day’s seven races with prize money of £300,000 up for grabs.
Trip To Paris, trained by Ed Dunlop, is amongst the favourites for the race and 14 contenders for the race and definitely worth a look if using bookies free bets.
Big Orange, trained by Michael Bell, will also be one of the race favourites after recently winning the Group 2 Princess Of Wales's Stakes at Newmarket.
Qatar King George Stakes
FRIDAY 31st @ 15:10pm
Friday’s highlight is the £300,000 Group 2 Qatar King George Stakes. With three previous winners entered in this year’s race, it’s set to be one of the closest run of the festival.
Kingsgate Native, trained by Robert Cowell, Moviesta, trained by Eddie Lynam, and Take Cover, trained by David Griffiths will be looking to repeat past successes in the race.
The King George Stakes attracts quite a few entrants with 19 horses set to start the race. Other notable contenders include Muthmir and Pearl Secret who both performed well in the Group 1 King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot earlier this year.
Qatar Nassau Stakes
SATURDAY 1st @ 15:10pm
The Qatar Nassau Stakes, with increased prize money of £600,000, is the main race on the final day of the Glorious Goodwood Festival for 2015.
This Group 1 race is the most significant mid-summer race for fillies and mares and you’ll find lots of horses deserving of using bookies free bet offers.
Legatissimo, trained by David Wachman is 2/1 at Ladbrokes, and Star Of Seville, trained by John Gosden and 8/1 at Coral, are amongst the bookies favourites to win the race.