Saturday ITV racing

This is a Saturday ITV racing matched betting guide. Including offers and useful hints for live ITV races.

See the beginner horse racing guide for an introduction to racing offers.

You can complete a few offers if time is lacking. Or, spend a few hours on Saturday mornings and afternoons.

Saturday ITV racing shows five to nine races between 1300hrs and 1630hrs every week.

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Matched betting offers

Let’s look at some ITV racing matched betting offers.

Free bet if horse wins


On televised Saturday ITV racing and selected feature races.

If your horse wins at odds of 4/1 (5.0) or higher, receive a risk-free bet on the next ITV race.

Betfair Sportsbook – Back a winner at starting price of 3/1 (4.0) and above. You’ll then receive a free bet up to £25 stake.

Free Bet if horse finishes 2nd or 3rd

Skybet – if your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd in the first ITV race of the day, Skybet will refund your stake as a free bet (up to £20).

Free bet if horse wins by X lengths

William Hill used to have two offers if your horse wins by a specific number of lengths:

Look for a race with a strong favourite at close back and lay odds.

Other offers

Refund if your horse finishes 2nd to the SP favourite is a popular offer. Please check the terms at each bookmaker. Also, see money back if 2nd to SP favourite.

The flat racing season (spring to summer) brings several bookie offers. For example, a refund (as a free bet) if a horse finishes second by a head/neck/length.

The jump racing season includes refund as a free bet if your horse falls (faller insurance).

Important hints

Useful tips for Saturday ITV racing matched betting:

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