French Racing Betting Tips & Previews

French racing is hugely popular among horse racing punters and FreeTips.com provides you with previews, predictions and best bets for the biggest events on the calendar in France.

Our tipsters assess the betting odds, market movers and form to come up with value tips for the Group 1 features in France during the flat season and the big jumps racing events throughout the year.

You can get Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe tips, French 2000 Guineas tips and French 1000 Guineas among the free betting tips available here at Free Tips. 

French Horse Racing Streams


Looking for live French horse racing streams? Use our handy guide below to find out which bookmakers have live coverage of racing from France and also across the world.

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Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Betting Tips & Guide


Considered as the "Greatest race in the world" the Arc, as it's more commonly known, features the best middle-distance thoroughbreds at Longchamp. 

A race held in the highest esteem, the Arc has always been a popular race for not only racing enthusiasts, but punters alike. 

With a big field packed full of the world's best stars, the Prix de I'Arc de Triomphe is a must-watch race and it's one of the highlights of October. 

Poule d’Essai des Poulains Betting Tips & Guide


The Poule d’Essai des Poulains is also known as the French 2000 Guineas and features a top-class field of three-year-old colts bidding for classic glory.

The 2000 Guineas takes place at Longchamp in May each year and often features a line-up of France's best clashing with raiders from the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Poule d’Essai des Pouliches Betting Tips & Guide


The Poule d’Essai des Pouliches is the fillies equivalent of the Poule d’Essai des Poulains and is more commonly known as the French 1000 Guineas.

A high-class field features the year's best three-year-old fillies as they go head to head at Longchamp for classic glory in May each year.

French Racing FAQs

Is French racing streamed live online?

Yes. Some meetings are streamed live by bookmakers. You can view the latest live streaming guide by visiting the second on this site.

Where can I bet on French horse racing?

Almost all bookmakers offer markets on French horse racing. You will find competitive odds at the likes of bet365 and Unibet, who have the most comprehensive coverage.

What is the biggest horse race in France?

The Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is not only the biggest race in France, but also one of the biggest in the world. It takes place at Longchamp in October each year and features the best middle-distance thoroughbreds.