Live Horse Racing Commentary

Sky Sports Radio News
Providing official race commentaries for all UK and Irish horse races. They provide separate channel options for AtTheRaces and RacingUK. They also provide live greyhound commentaries for all BAGS races.

In addition to the live broadcast you can access pre race form guides and archives of the past 3 days race commentaries (including Irish races).

They don’t broadcast from their own site, but  can be accessed via the following bookmaker sites:


William Hill Radio
Live commentary on all British horse races, expert analysis and tips, with updates from the world of sport and betting previews. They also provide live greyhound racing commentaries and a number of daily podcasts.

The link should automatically start William Hill Radio, but on some browsers, the William Hill registration form pops up. If that happens; make sure “Sports” is selected on the top menu, then select “Radio/Podcasts” and click on “Horse Racing Radio”.

William Hill Radio

If accessing William Hill from your phone, it’s likely it will redirect to the mobile version of their site. If that happens you’ll need to download their app to listen to the commentaries (the app is free to download).

If you’d prefer to watch the races, via their Live Streaming, you’ll need to Register with William Hill. An online bet of just £1 or more on any UK or Irish race qualifies you to be able to watch the live action. If you open an account with William Hill you can claim a £25 Free matched Bet.

Betfair Radio
Offers a mix of live horseracing commentaries, informed debate and detailed betting analysis. It aims to ensure punters are as up-to-date as possible with market moves and highlights prices available on Betfair.

Each day, Betfair Radio will go live 20 minutes before the scheduled off time of the first UK horse race. It will continue broadcasting until 15 minutes after the last race.

To listen simply click on the radio icon which will be displayed on the betting market view on the Betfair site.

Betfair Radio

Racing FM
Independent dedicated horse racing radio station, available either online or on mobile via their apps for Apple and Android. Alongside live commentaries for all race meetings acroos the UK and Ireland, they also provide expert analysis, reviews and industry interviews. All their best interviews are available as podcasts via their sites.

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