Royal Ascot 2015: Betting Offers
The 2015 Royal Ascot is well underway, and bookies are offering loads of free bets for each day of the carnival. Royal Ascot is without a doubt, Britain’s most valuable race meeting, attracting the world’s top racehorses and offering more than £5.5 million in prize money.
A record number of overseas challengers have also entered this year, travelling from the US, Australia, and Japan to compete against the strong contingents from Ireland and France.
Here are the Royal Ascot's feature races that are perfect to use free bet offers on:
Royal Ascot - Gold Cup
Thursday’s Gold Cup is a Group 1 race for 4+ runners with prize money of £375,000. Forgotten Rules, who has been unbeaten in four starts, is the clear favourite to win at 5/2 at SportingBet who are also offering to refund your first bet should it lose (max £50)
Mizzou, another strong contender, has continually improved in each of his six starts and is in top form. Bet365 offers the best odds on Mizzou at 9/2 in the lead up to the race and you can also claim the £200 that Bet365 are offering all new members.
Vent de Force, Bathyrhon and Trip to Paris are the other top 5 runners for the Gold Cup.
Royal Ascot - Coronation Stakes
Friday’s feature race is The Coronation Stakes, a Group 1 race for 3 Fillies with prize money of £375,000. Odds have been shortening on Found, the bookies current favourite to win.
UK bookie Coral offers the best odds on Found at 9/4 as well as a 'bet £5, get £20 free' deal. Lucida, trained by J.S Bolger, is another top runner with Coral offering odds of 5/1.
Other favourites include Ervedya, trained by JC Rouget and Irish Rookie, another 2 Irish Bay Filly’s trained by M Meade. If you’re betting on any of the favourites make sure you claim a free bet from a new bookie to get the best value when betting on the Coronation Stakes.
Royal Ascot - Diamond Jubilee Stakes
At £525,000, Saturday’s Diamond Jubilee Stakes has the largest prize of the Royal Ascot carnival. Brazen Beau, ridden by Australian Craig Williams, is most bookies favourite.
With an outstanding record it's easy to see why bookies think the Australian 4 year old will win on Saturday. Bet Victor offers the best odds on Brazen Beau at 3/1 and will also match the first bet that new members place (max £25) with a free bet of equal value.
Bet365 offer Mustajeeb, the 2nd favourite and trained by D K Weld, at odds of 5/1, while PaddyPower offer the best odds on the races 3rd favourite, Tropics at 12/1.
If you’re looking to bet an outsider for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes, then G Force could be worth a punt. PaddyPower offers odds of 20/1 plus £30 in free bets when you bet £10!
Whatever Royal Ascot race or races you bet on, just remember to have some fun. It's one of the most exciting events in the racing calendar, and perfect for fans of free bet offers!