Some of the most notable horse racing meets that you can still look forward to in 2022 and 2023 are, in no particular order, the Melbourne Cup in Australia, the Japan Cup in Tokyo, the Breeders’ Cup in America, and the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in France. You also have the 2022 Coral Welsh Grand National, the 2022 Ladbrokes Christmas Festival, and the 2022 Dubai Future Champions Festival in England, to name just a few.
While you can attend any of these events in person at the actual venues, some of the action from one or more of these top events will also be broadcast either on local television channels or on one of several trusted sports streaming sites.
Upcoming horse races to look forward to in 2022
Here are some of the major horse racing events to look forward to in the remainder of 2022 from around the world. We can start by taking a quick look at some of the upcoming horse racing events that you can watch in the United Kingdom. On Saturday, September 10th, there is the St. Leger Day event at Doncaster Racecourse. The featured flat race (no obstacles or hurdles) at this event is the St Leger Stakes.
Next up is the 2022 Dubai Future Champions Festival from October 7th to 8th at Newmarket Racecourse, Newmarket, Suffolk, England, and some of the featured races to keep an eye out for at this event are the bet365 Fillies’ Mile, Darley Dewhurst Stakes, Cesarewitch Handicap. You then have The Showcase 2022 from October 21st-22nd at Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire, England, and then the November Meeting 2022 from November 11th-13th at Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire, England.
Some of the main jump races here will include the Unibet Greatwood Hurdle, the Paddy Power Gold Cup Chase, and the Mucking Brilliant Paddy Power Handicap Chase. For the latest and best live horse racing odds, Unibet – to cite just one example – is a great place to start. Here, you can also find betting markets for most other major sports, such as football, cricket, basketball, baseball, tennis, motor racing, Esports, boxing, golf, rugby, and more.
From December 2nd-3rd, you have the 2022 Betfair Tingle Creek Festival at Sandown Park, Surrey, England, and the main jump races to look forward to here are the Henry VIII Novices’ Chase, the Winter Novices’ Hurdle, and the Betfair Tingle Creek Chase. If you head to the Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire, England, from December 9th-10th, you have several jump races to look forward to, such as the Unibet International Hurdle, The International Gold Cup, the Unibet Handicap Steeple Chase, and the Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase.
As we edge closer to Christmas, you have the Christmas Raceday at Exeter Racecourse, Devon, England, on Thursday, December 15th, and the 2022 Ladbrokes Christmas Festival at Kempton Park Racecourse, Surrey, England, from December 26th-27th. The featured jump races here will include the Mare’s Handicap Hurdle Race, The Desert Orchid Chase, the King George VI Steeplechase, and the Wayward Lad Novices’ Steeple Chase. Finally, you have the New Year’s Day Racing at Cheltenham on January 1st at Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire, England.
Other races around the world
From October 1st-2nd, you have the 2022 Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamps, Paris, France, and then on October 15th, you have The Everest 2022 Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney, Australia. Next is the 2022 Melbourne Cup Carnival from October 28th to November 2nd at the Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, which is in Victoria, Australia, and between November 4th-5th, the 2022 Breeders’ Cup will be taking place at Keeneland, Lexington, Kentucky, in the US.
Other notable mentions to look forward to over the coming months
Some of the other notable horse racing events coming in 2022 and 2023 are the UK’s Grand National at Aintree, the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in the US, and the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park, which is also in the US.