Durban July Betting 2020

The 2020 edition of the Durban July has officially opened for ante post betting with Hollywoodbets being the first bookmaker to post their prices for the big race. The R4.25 million Vodacom Durban July 2020 will be run at Hollywoodbets Greyville on Saturday 25 July 2020. The event was pushed back from it’s original date due to the Covid pandemic and will be run as an broadcast only event, with no spectators. We’ll be detailing all the promotions and Durban July 2020 betting odds in this article should the event take place.

Durban July Betting 2020 Odds

Hollywoodbets were the first to have priced up the Durban July earlier this year. Since then most bookmakers have priced up the entire card as well as the main race. Rainbow Bridge is the hot favourite for the title, having opened at 5.00, with Belgarion coming in as second favorite, opening at 7.14.

Other notable runners in the betting field include Do it Again, Vardy and Twist of Fate. Prices and odds are subject to change as we approach race day so keep an eye out on Hollywoodbets for the latest odds.

*The above odds are correct as of 10am on the 25th July 2020 and are subject to change

Durban July 2020 Betting Promotions

We’ve listed all the best Durban July Betting Promotions from various South African bookies. Some of the promotions are available right now, while others focus on the event itself. July 2020 Promotions are offering new customers a free R25 for the big day, just for signing up!

  • Sign up to before the 25th of July and get a R25 Free Bet to use on the July.
  • This sign up Free Bet is only eligible for users who signed up from the 15th of July onwards. Only one Fly July Free Bet will be issued per email address, per address, per family and per IP address.
  • The Free Bet will only be issued on the morning of the 25th of July.

World Sports Betting Deposit Bonus

WSB are offering it’s punters a 100% deposit match up to R20,000 to celebrate the upcoming Durban July.

Sunbet Horse Racing Promotions

Sunbet have a variety of different promotions on offer for the big day. Including a few solid money back specials and 100% deposit match bonus up to R1000 for new customers.


Sportingbet are offering new customers a 100% deposit match up to R2000, with some of the lowest wagering requirements around. Sportingbet offer a comprehensive horse racing product, and they have extensive markets available for Durban July 2020 betting.

Sportingbet have a great promotion running for the main race; bet on a horse and if it comes second it will be paid out as a winner. Max win is R5000 in free bets, perfect for those wanting to have a bet on the big race.

Where to bet on Durban July 2020

Most big bookmakers in South Africa will be covering the Durban July 2020 betting with a variety of markets, odds and promotions. Our recommended bookmakers are tried, tested and licensed in South Africa, so you’ll get the best value for your money on race day. Most bookies also offer a deposit match for new customers, which we recommend taking advantage of.

Durban July 2019 Winner

The results from the 2019 Durban July were as follows;

  1. Do it Again
  2. Rainbow Bridge
  3. Twist of Fate
  4. Eyes Wide Open
  5. Miyabi Gold
  6. Camphoratus

Durban July Betting Tips 2020

Past runner up Do it Again is a strong fancy for the title but there is more value looking elsewhere in the field. We posted our Durban July Betting tips on the official Best Sports Betting Youtube channel, it’s close to 30 minutes long and our guest provides some excellent analysis as well as best bets for the main race, as well as a few races in the build up.

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