11/02/2016 12:25PM

Daily Racing Form Launches New DRF Bets iPhone App


NEW YORK (Nov. 2, 2016) – Today, Daily Racing Form released its DRF Bets iPhone app, which allows players to follow racing in real time, handicap, watch live video and place wagers all in one convenient, integrated mobile application.

The new DRF Bets app sets the standard for the industry by seamlessly integrating full wagering functionality with DRF’s award-winning premium editorial and handicapping content, including Closer Looks, analysis and real-time DRF Live! news stream, and live race video.

“This is a wagering experience that only DRF can provide, with the convenience of handicapping, watching and wagering all in one place,” said John Hartig, CEO, Daily Racing Form. “Our initial release enables iPhone players to wager directly through the app during Breeders’ Cup weekend, and we’ll roll out additional functionality in the coming weeks.”

New players can sign up through the iPhone app to become a DRF Bets member and be eligible for a $250 sign-up bonus. Existing members will earn a free $5 bet for placing their first wager via the DRF app. To download the DRF Bets app, go to drf.com/app

DRF Bets members are provided free access to DRF Plus, which includes DRF’s premium editorial and handicapping analysis. This service is normally $24.95 and is available seamlessly to DRF Bets members on the iOS App. DRF Bets is the only wagering service to offer members free DRF Classic past performances with their minimum wagers on a card.