As we get asked many times How to Live Stream Horse Racing on Betfair we have created a full guide for all online punters.
So we have created an in-depth guide of streaming the latest horse races once you have placed a bet on the Betfair app or website.
Pro Tip: You need to have registered an account with Betfair and do this by getting the latest Betfair welcome bonus offer here to register.
How to Watch Horse Racing on Betfair
This video shows how to watch horse racing live within your Betfair account:
As you can see watching live horse racing events is easy if you follow this video guide.
How Much Do I Need to Bet to Watch Live Video?
Betfair Live Video is only accessible to existing customers who stake a £2 bet on the race.
A minimum matched bet of GBP2 (or currency equivalent) must be placed on the relevant ‘day of the race’ market to qualify to watch that particular race.
The £2 bet wagered will show up on the mobile app as “Live video will be available – Bet qualified”.
Time Delay on Betfair Live Streaming
Betfair live streaming is advertised as “live” but you should be aware that there could be a time delay.
The length of the time the live video is delayed will vary depending on a number of factors.
On average expect a time delay of between 1-5 seconds behind the actual horse race.
However, time delays may sometimes be significantly longer than this if you have slow internet connection.
So be careful when betting in-play on horse racing because you need to keep this in mind.
Betfair Live Video Not Working
At times the live video on Betfair might not be working because of several reasons.
- Your internet connection is lost
- There is a fault on the mobile application
- Technical issues with the racing channel live video
- You have not placed a minimum bet requirement to be able to watch the live stream
The live streaming on Betfair Sports App is capable of allowing many sports to be shown live once bets are placed.