How to stream horse racing

how to stream horse racing

If you’re having a bet on a horse race then it’s a lot more exciting to watch the race than simply checking the final result. You may also wish to watch horse races to gain a better knowledge of how individual horses perform at specific tracks or in certain conditions.

Horse racing is televised live on ITV on Saturday’s and occasionally on weekdays when there are major festivals taking place. However, you can also watch horse racing online via betting sites. A large number of bookmakers provide streaming services for various sports including horse racing which gives you the chance to be able to watch the majority of UK & Irish horse races and some races taking place further afield.

Below we have hand-picked a few of the more popular bookmakers which offer live streaming on horse racing and listed the qualifying criteria you must meet in order to view these streams.

William Hill

William Hill offer live streaming of various sports such as football, tennis, basketball, ice hockey and of course, horse racing.

Customers of William Hill can stream available races through William Hill (TV) which is available via their website and the William Hill app. Races which can be streamed will have a ‘play’ icon next to them which when clicked, will open up the WHTV player with a stream of the race. In order to stream any live horse race, you must place a bet of £1 or more to qualify. £0.50 each-way bets will also qualify. WHTV is currently only available to residents of the UK and Ireland.


Bet365 are one of the UK’s biggest bookmakers and offer a huge number of streams for sporting events taking place around the world.

Every horse race taking place in the UK & Ireland is available to stream on Bet365 with them covering all races shown on At The Races and Racing TV.

To watch any of these races, simply place a qualifying bet on the race you would like to watch and click on the ‘Watch’ icon which will open up the embedded video player containing the stream. Streams are available across multiple devices such as desktop, iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

The qualifying criteria to watch a horse racing stream through Bet365 is slightly less than with William Hill as you are required to place a single win bet of just £0.50, or an each-way bet of just £0.25, on the race you’d like to watch.

As well as covering all UK & IRE races, Bet365 also provide streams for over 10,000 US races, 400 South African meetings and various races from Australia.


Online bookmaker Coral is a popular choice to stream horse racing given their large number of streams and the regular horse racing offers they provide.

The streaming of all available sports such as football, tennis, rugby, darts, basketball, badminton, handball, ice hockey and volleyball are all completely free and you just need to have a funded account to be eligible to watch them. For horse racing stream, you are required to have placed a bet of £1 of more on the race you would like to watch in order to view the stream.

Paddy Power

Paddy Power are another bookmaker which regularly run horse racing promotions such as money-back specials and extra places on a daily basis. They also offer live streaming for all races which are shown on At The Races and Racing UK, giving customers the chance to stream all UK & Irish races.

To watch a horse race, simply click on the ‘Play’ button on any eligible race page. To qualify to watch a race, you must have placed a £1+ single or each-way bet on the race you’d like to watch.

If you have placed bets on multiple horse races, you can view a full list of the ones you have qualified to watch in the ‘My Live Races’ section.


There are several other bookmakers which offer live streaming on horse races taking place through the UK, Ireland and further afield. We recommend choosing a bookmaker which provides horse racing offers alongside their streaming capabilities to get the maximum value from your bets. You can find a full list of horse racing offers, which are updated on a daily basis, in the members area of Membership costs just £1 for 14 days and you can join today by clicking here.

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