Horse Racing Odds

Discover the best horse racing odds today at Sportzino. As the premier social sportsbook in the US, we bring you the best markets and odds from top horse races worldwide.

Horse racing is one of the oldest sports in existence and one in which the rules have remained unchanged for years. Its simple yet thrilling nature has made it a popular option amongst sports prediction lovers for decades.

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Guide to Making Horse Racing Picks

Before you can win big predicting horse odds, you must understand the sport's terminology. There are three types of horse predictions — straight, exotic single-race, and exotic multi-race. Here are some of the major free horse picks from these categories.

  • Win: A simple straight pick that involves backing a horse to win a race;
  • Place: A safer option, entailing backing a horse to finish in one of the top two spots;
  • Show: One of the more popular free horse racing picks, where you predict a horse to finish anywhere in the top three;
  • Exacta: An exotic single-race pick that involves predicting the horses that'll finish first and second;
  • Trifecta: An option that entails accurately predicting the order in which each horse will finish in the top three;
  • Superfecta: The prediction of the top four horses in order;
  • Quinella: An exacta pick where the order in which the horses finish in the top two is not required;

Top Horse Racing Events To Follow

As a horse racing tipster, you never have to worry about a lack of options, as there's always an exciting race being held. However, some are far more prestigious than others, which is important for players looking for the best free horse racing picks today. Here are some of the biggest racing events of the year.

  • Dubai World Cup: Every year, over 60,000 fans line up at the Meydan Racecourse for one of the sport's most rewarding events. The Dubai World Cup features nine contests, 2km racing tracks, and the best thoroughbreds and jockeys from around the world.
  • Kentucky Derby: Also known as The Run for the Roses, the Kentucky Derby is over a century old and easily the most prestigious horse race in the world. It is held annually at Churchill Downs and features 20 exotic horses battling for glory.
  • Epsom Derby: Held at the Epsom Downs Racecourse in Surrey since 1780. The Epsom Derby has become a staple in the British and global horse racing scenes.

Horse Racing Prediction Tips

Here are some hot prediction tips for your horse racing picks today.

  • Do your research: Before you back a horse, investigate its fitness levels, running style, preferred distance, trainer, and jockey. Consider these factors, as they play a huge role in how well the horse will run.
  • Go for the favorites: Back horses that secured a top-three finish in their last four races in the same campaign.
  • Stick to the big races: You shouldn't try to predict all upcoming races, especially the ones with less-known horses. The bigger the race, the more information you can find, which will help you make more accurate horse race picks today.