Place your Durban July bets

2011-06-28 11:16

Durban - Enthusiastic followers of South Africa's greatest horseracing event, the Vodacom Durban July, are urged to get their bets on early to avoid the predictable last-minute rush.

Throw in a royal theme, a party marathon, celebrities and eye-stopping fashion, and you have a brilliant recipe for one of the most alluring experiences on the event calendar.

The excitement around the Durban July exceeds that of any other event in South Africa. With over 50 000 people expected on course and millions of others around the country taking serious bets on a race where annually an estimated R120 million betting splurge takes place.

With 12 races on the day and the best horses in the country competing in the various events, it provides a feast of exhilarating competition.

Visit the Sportingbet website for all the latest odds.