Founded back in 1988, Paddy Power has grown into one of the world’s leading bookmakers since its creation, becoming a powerhouse of horse racing betting. They also merged with Betfair in February of 2016 to further bolster their standing.
Boasting a sportsbook, casino and bingo platforms available online and on mobile, Paddy Power are highly-regarded and familiar to many around the UK and Ireland from their presence through entertaining television adverts.
Having sponsored a host of massive sporting events throughout the British Isles in recent years, they have continued to grow at a rapid pace and are a strong presence when it comes to betting on horse racing.
They are renowned for their crazy money back offers, which have cost them millions over the years, and widely regarded by punters as a firm that go that extra mile to provide as much value as possible.
Free bets, Best Odds Guaranteed and much more
New customers who place a first bet of £10 receive £30 in free bets and Paddy Power offer Best Odds Guaranteed on UK and Irish racing, so if you take a price on a horse and the starting price is bigger when it wins you get your winnings paid at the SP.
The firm also offer money back as a free bet if your selection finishes second to the SP favourite at one selected meeting each day, with the maximum refund being £25.
Paddy Power also often offer an extra place for each-way punters on selected races, and come the Cheltenham Festival usually have a whole host of surprises in store for customers. In recent years these have included daily price enhancements for leading fancies, plus money back specials on certain races. They are keen to take on a red-hot favoruite considered to be one of the “bankers” at the four-day meeting.Claim £50 Bonus