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Kentucky Derby Betting: Five Sites Where You Can Bet On The Race

Kentucky Derby Betting: Five Sites Where You Can Bet On The Race
The Kentucky Derby is just something people want to be a part of, and nothing enhances that participation more than throwing a few bucks down to back a horse. Whether a novice bettor, or an avid horse player, there are many safe, convenient and reliable online wagering options available to those looking to score some cash while enjoying the most exciting two minutes in sports.

2017 Kentucky Derby Betting Sites

With so many options to choose from, selecting the best online racebook for your wagering experience can be a little bit daunting, but we’ve done the heavy lifting for you by finding five of the most highly rated and reputable companies in the industry. From great customer service, to bet offerings, sign-up bonuses, daily rebates and other rewards, we highlight the various features of each provider so you can get down to the business of selecting winners and cashing tickets. 

All good online racebook offers the same things: great service, reliable and fast payouts and rewards not available to the player attending live races. From the simplicity of Sports Interaction’s interface and wagering options to the user-friendliness and lucrative bonus programs at Bodog, players really can’t go wrong when they sign up for a top-quality online account. 

While all online providers will provide it customers plenty of access to a marquee race like the Kentucky Derby, players should also consider the full range of services offered by the racebook they choose. For example, some racebooks may limit their track offerings or cap payouts from specific tracks. Others may not offer a complete menu of exotic bets.

Players should also think beyond just the initial sign up bonus and consider rewards that continue to pay dividends like BetOnline 25% reload bonus on all qualifying deposits. Borrowing from the comps and gratuity long afforded to casino bettors, the sports betting industry leaders seem to have an intuitive understanding of how to pique player’s curiosity with a vast array of betting options including props, futures and race matchups.

Kentucky Derby Bet365

Kentucky Derby Longshots at Bet365

Without a doubt, Bet365 provides one of the very best overall wagering experiences in the industry. Horse players are always looking for great odds and Bet365 seems to understand this. They offer a unique “best odds guarantee” at many tracks where a bettor placing a win bet or win/place bet is assured that they will receive the best odds between a horse’s starting price and closing price.

There may not be anything like a day at the races, but online offers like that certainly make playing the ponies a lot more profitable. Additionally, Bet365 rewards new players with up to $200 in sign up bonus money and a host of racing-specific promotions that help create value for all players.

One such promotion is their offer to honor payouts on disqualified runners. Any horse player who has had the misfortune of losing a bet based on the often questionable decisions of racetrack officials can immediately recognize the comfort this provides during those anxious moments.

If that weren’t enough, Bet365 offers some of the best live streaming options in the industry as well, providing live online footage of races as they happen. Bettors like action and being able to watch in real time from most racetracks around the country is a tremendous benefit. Serious handicappers and bettors who simply missed the race can also watch race replays through Bet365’s versatile online platform. Bet365 is a company that truly “gets” horse players.

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