Upcoming 2022 Horseracing Events in the UK
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Horseracing betting is soon to hit its peak with a list of top events coming in 2022. At present, the United Kingdom has already prepared a list. These are going to be some of the top events of the year. While we come to the end of 2021, this year has been spectacular for the horseracing world. Horseracing bettors will soon be able to place their bets on some of the major events. They will all take place in the UK.
Cheltenham Festival & Grand National Event
Kicking off on March 15, the Cheltenham Festival will take place for three days and is certainly believed to be a prestigious event. The Cheltenham Festival is all set to come back and is expected to get better. The Gold Cup Day will conclude the festival on March 18. With less than a month remaining the Grand National event will take place on April 9, 2022. This is one of the oldest Grade I National Hunt and a famous race in the UK. The prize money for this event is expected to be 750,000 pounds. The race will span across 6907 meters at the Aintree Racecourse. With an exciting track filled with high fences and brooks, this is one race bettors will not want to miss.
The Guineas Festival & Epson Derby Festival
The Guineas Festival is now over 200 years old. It is considered one of the most successful horseracing events in the country. This race will take place from April 30 to May 1, 2022. The Epson Derby Festival has been around for more than 240 years and its prize money is reaching up to 1.125 million pounds. The race will kick start on June 3rd and will conclude on June 4th. Nevertheless, this is going to be an entertaining two days.
Royal Ascot & St Leger Stakes
With just two weeks away from the Epson Derby Festival, the Royal Ascot will take place from June 14th to June 18th. This five-day exciting race is sure to have bettors flourishing online to place their best bets. The best part of the Royal Ascot is that nearly 500 racehorses will participate with the total prize pool going beyond 7.5 million pounds. It is one of the biggest racing events in the St Leger Stakes that will conclude the Triple Crown and definitely the oldest horseracing event in the country. Starting on the 7th of September, the Leger States will conclude on the 10th.
The horseracing betting websites are going to be up with the picks and predictions soon and bettors will be able to choose from the latest betting trends. Apart from the upcoming events in the UK. The Pegasus Cup is all set to take place in the USA and overseas followed by a list of other important and exciting races.