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The Racing Post app is the most downloaded horse racing app in the world and it's easy to see why. Their mobile racecards offer detailed information, including Racing Post Ratings, Topspeed Rating, latest prices, official ratings, age, weight and jockey/trainer form. The in-depth competitor files allow you to study the form on any iOS or Android device. The "Raceday Live" tab brings users the latest news, betting odds, results and commentary direct from the racecourse.
The Racing Post also offers a very comprehensive tipping section that collates tip selections from every major publication in once easy to review area. The Racing Post Predictor uses sophisticated computer algorithms to predict the placings in every race based on statistical trends and analysis. >> Read Racing Post App Review
The Racing U.K. app offer all the latest racecards, news and results from every racecourse in the United Kingdom, Ireland and South Africa. Their enhanced racecards provide information on the latest prices, jockey, trainer, owner(s), weights, silks, horse form, trainer and jockey form. For betting advice use the apps inbuilt predictor or rely on Racing U.K.'s team of in-house tipsters.
What sets this app apart from the rest is the ability to watch live racing from 33 of the UK's top racecourses on your phone. Participating racecourses include Cheltenham, Aintree, Epsom, Newmarket, Goodwood, York and Newbury. For a £14.99 subscripton you can watch The Cheltenham Gold Cup, The Grand National, The Epsom Derby, The Guineas, the Oaks and the Champion Hurdle live on their phones or tablets. >> Read Racing UK App Review
Equibase is the only app you'll every need for news and information on thoroughbred racing in the United States. The free iPhone and Android apps provide results charts of the current and previous days racing. These result charts offer a summary of the entire race, including placings, descriptive narrative for each horse plus odds and payout information. Subscribers can watch replays of every race on their phone or tablet. Subscriptions start at $5.25 per day.
The Equibase app also provides detailed information on all upcoming races. Summary racecards provide pedigree information and career summaries for each horse. Find out everything you need to know about every thoroughbred racetrack in the United States, including the weather conditions. >> Read Equibase App Review
The GoRacing.ie iPhone app provides a wide range of information on horse racing in Ireland. It offers a comprehensive fixtures list that can be viewed either by month or by racecourse. The Festival section provides dates for every Irish race meeting, while the news section brings users the latest racing news from Ireland and worldwide. The app also provides racecards and results for every Irish race meeting.
The app is particularly useful if you are planning a day at the races. The Racecourses section provides information on all 26 Irish racetracks, including Cork, Curragh, Down Royal, Dundalk, Fairyhouse, Galway, Killarney, Laytown, Peopardstown, Limerick, Listowel, Nass, Navan, Punchestown, Roscommon, Sligo, Thurles, Tipperary, Ballinrobe and more.