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Ante Post Betting Odds

Check the latest Ante Post betting markets for all races across the UK and Ireland with odds comparison in real time from the leading horse racing betting sites in the UK. View race cards for the biggest races that are due to take place this season as soon as the betting markets go live. We cover the Cheltenham Festival  in full, the Aintree Grand National, Royal Ascot, Punchestown Festival and more from all the leading tracks all year round.

Click a race meeting of your choice below and see all the latest odds and big race markets.

Known to some punters as future betting, betting on horse racing ante post is different to taking daily horse racing odds for today's races as if your selection is a non-runner on the day of the race your stake will not be returned.

Read on to discover all you need to know about betting ante post on horse races in the UK and Ireland and browse the latest markets for ante post races right now. 


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Ante Post Betting On Horse Racing

We work with only the most trusted and renowned bookies in the UK betting industry, including the likes of Bet365, Coral, Bet Victor and Ladbrokes. Bookies like these household names are ideal for ante post horse racing wagers all year round. We scour the markets, the entries and the future targets for the best trainers, horses and jockeys across the UK and Ireland and make sure you get the odds here. 

When it comes to placing a bet on horse racing, by using Bookies.com, you get to choose from the best odds around. We cover all the latest races from the likes of Aintree, Ascot, Cheltenham, Doncaster and Newmarket.

We have full horse racing ante post odds available for races months in advance, giving you plenty of time to examine the form of the contenders involved. By doing your research, you can potentially take advantage of the bigger prices on offer ahead of a race.

What to consider when taking Horse Racing Ante Post Prices

One of the best things about an ante-post horse racing bet is that your chances of winning more for your wager are often better when you place a wager early. 

Market movers don’t usually appear until closer to the main event, so by betting early on you have the opportunity to analyse the undervalued contenders and make an early judgement call on their chances. An ante post betting market will naturally have many horses quoted with odds that won't run for several reasons, injury, change of plan, alternative races to choose from. Therefore if you can find a guaranteed runner for a race in advance, fitness permitting of course, and place a bet before a final field is known for that race, the chances are high you will greater odds for your bet than if you wait. 

However, when you unfortunately back a horse that drops out of a race, this is a ‘non-runner’ and sadly you will not be reimbursed your stake unless the bet was placed with a concession known as "Non Runner No Bet" or NRNB. That type of concession for Ante Post betting on Horse Racing is only available around huge events like the Cheltenham Festival and usually for a short period of time in the weeks before the meeting is due to take place.

On the day of the event, all markets regarding ante-post betting will be closed and switch to a day of the race market.

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