Tag Archives: Grand National
- Worldpay backs Grand National to boost bookies’ transactions by 80%+
April 8, 2016
LONDON – 8th April 2016 – Worldpay, the global leader in payments, is predicting the biggest Grand National ever for online bookmakers, as punters hedge their bets on the biggest race in the British horseracing calendar. Spending data from the 2015 event revealed that Britain’s bookies saw a phenomenal 84%...
- Grand National 2016: Many Clouds bids for back-to-back wins
April 6, 2016
The Grand National Aintree 2016 is set to start and Many Clouds is bidding to win back-to-back races. This year's jump racing spectacular kicks off on Thursday and the best jump horses in Britain will compete for three days April 7-10, ending with the Crabbie's Grand National race on Saturday....
- OpenBet breaks Grand National record with more than 19 million bets
April 16, 2015
Sportsbook software provider OpenBet posts a new record, handling 19,300,000 total sports bets on the Grand National race across all channels. OpenBet, which processes transactions for the likes of William Hill, Ladbrokes, Coral and Paddy Power, handled 45,000 bets-per-minute and 54 million account transactions on April 11, an increase of...
- Paddy Power Grand National ad: Ruby Walsh jumps his horse over a moving car
April 8, 2015
Paddy Power has launched a new advert for the Grand National, which will be held on on April 9–11 at Aintree Racecourse, featuring jockey Ruby Walsh jumping over a moving vehicle while riding a race horse. The bookmaker's 22-second advert shown Irish jockey Walsh riding Ballycasey and saying, “This is how I've...
- Turf TV With Record Racecourse Cash Injection
April 9, 2014
Turf TV with record racecourse cash injection after ploughing £45m back into its 34 racecourses after an astounding year saw them beaming their pictures to 98% of all British and land-based operators. Where were you when the 25/1 winner Pineau De Re took the accolades at the first-ever £1m Grand...
- William Hill Ink a Deal With Tradedoubler to Drive Traffic to Their Mobile App
May 1, 2013
William Hill have moved on their recent mobile sports betting successes at the Grand National and Cheltenham Festival by joining forces with the affiliate marketing network Tradedoubler. The William Hill mobile app was downloaded 45,000 times on Grand National day and 51,000 times during the Cheltenham Festival, prompting Ralph Topping’s...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013