With the Cheltenham Festival just around the corner, there are plenty of offers to be enjoyed ahead of the biggest horse races on the ante post.
The festival kicks off on Tuesday March 15 and the four-day thriller ends on Friday March 18 as the biggest races on the racing calendar begin.
TalkSPORT has put together the best free bets and sign-up offers on the market for new customers to take advantage of.
Each offer is available to new customers, so make sure you don’t already have an account with this bookmaker.
Offers of the week
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William Hill is offering £ 40 free bets when you place a qualifying bet of £ 10.
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Receive up to £ 20 in cash if your first bet doesn’t win.
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Novibet will award you £ 30 in free bets once you register and wager £ 10.
Frodo rallying to victory in pursuit of King George VI under Bryony Frost
Meanwhile, loads of racing action were seen for weeks and months before the heyday of horse racing.
Some of the biggest talking points this year and every year are these big race fantasies.
The Champion Hurdle already sees Henry De Bromhead’s favorite Honeysuckle mare in the race with the impressive Sharjah, Appreciate It and Epatante among his rivals.
Shishkin could face Champion Chase and will compete with Energumene and the ante-after-market sees the horse trained by the favorite Nicky Henderson.
The Gold Cup this year is wide open to everyone, with A Later, Galvin, Minella Indo, Al Boum Photo, Protektorat the first main contenders ahead of some incredibly impressive horses seen at the start of this season.
Galvin particularly drew attention to Leopardstown by beating A Plus Tard by a short header in the Savills Chase ahead of the New Years.
Gordon Elliot’s horse before that was right behind Frodo in the pursuit of the Ladbrokes champion in October ahead of race favorite Minella Indo who disappointed there and in the pursuit of King George VI at Kempton.
Kennedy on Minella Indo pushed back the challenge of A Plus Tard and Al Boom Photo to win in 2021
Terms and conditions
betfred – New UK and NI customers only. Promotional code SPORTS60. Deposit and place the first £ 10 + sports bet in one transaction, at Evens (2.0) + odds, settled within 7 days of entry. The first bet must be on sport. £ 30 free bets credited within 48 hours of bet settlement. 7 day expiration. Payment restrictions apply. SMS validation may be required. Max 30 free spins on Blue Wizard at £ 0.10 per spin. 7 day expiration. Full terms and conditions apply. 18 + Begambleaware.org
888Sport New customers only. Minimum deposit £ 10 • A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £ 10 • Minimum odds 1/2 (1.5) • Free bets are credited upon settlement of the qualifying bet and expire after 7 days • The casino bonus must be claimed within 7 days • To withdraw the associated bonus / winnings, wager the bonus amount x40 within 14 days • The casino bonus expires after 60 days • Withdrawal restrictions and full terms and conditions apply 18+ begambleaware.org
Bet Victor – 18+ New customers only. Register and place a £ 10 horse racing bet with odds of 2.00+ within 7 days of opening a new account; excludes cashed bets. Receive 3x £ 10 free horse racing bets, valid on fixed events only at odds of 2.00+. Plus a £ 10 Slot Bonus, selected games, bet 20x to cash out a maximum of £ 250. Bonuses expire in 7 days. Card payments only. General conditions apply. begambleaware.org
Guillaume Hill – +18. Play Safe. New customers using promo code Y50 only, min stake £ 10 / € 10, min 1/2 odds, free bets paid as 5 x £ 10 / € 10, free bets credited after settlement of first qualifying bet, free bets will expire 30 days after qualifying bet has been placed, payment method / player / country restrictions apply. See full conditions below.
Rice power – New customers only. Place your FIRST bet on any sports betting market and if it loses we will refund your CASH stake. The maximum refund for this offer is £ 20. Only deposits made using Cards or Apple Pay will be eligible for this promotion. The T & Cs apply. Paddy’s Rewards Club: Get £ 10 free bet when you place 5x £ 10 + bets. The T & Cs apply. 18+ Begambleaware.org
Sky bet – Bet 10 Get 40 – NEW CUSTOMERS ONLY. FIRST BET SINGLE & E / W ONLY. ODDS OF 1/1 OR MORE. 4 X £ 10 BETTING TOKENS. FREE CHALLENGES NOT INCLUDED IN RETURNS. FREE BETS FOR HORSE RACES AND FOOTBALL ONLY. FREE BETS CANNOT BE PROCESSED. NO FREE BET EXPIRY. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS AND ADDITIONAL T & Cs APPLY. 18+. BEGAMBLEAWARE.ORG.
Novibet – 18+ | New UK customers only | KYC Verified | Max £ 30 in Free Bets | Minimum bet £ 10 | Additional £ 10 free bet if first bet is lost | Min odds 7/10 (1.70) | Bonus code: EXTRA10 | Free bet stake is not returned | Some restrictions Markets / sports / payment methods apply | The qualifying bet must be made within 3 days | Free bet valid for 7 days | The T & Cs apply | The general conditions of promotions apply 18+ BeGambleaware.org
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