William Hill Announce First Sponsorship At Chelmsford City Racecourse
William Hill and Chelmsford City Racecourse are delighted to agree sponsorship of Saturday’s 1m2f Class 2 Handicap. The race will now be titled the William Hill Download The App Handicap and is worth £30,000.
This is the first time that William Hill have sponsored at Chelmsford City Racecourse and it is a relationship that both parties are keen to explore.
“William Hill’s involvement as horse racing sponsors dates back to 1957 and we look forward to continuing our commitment to the sport. We are glad that Chelmsford City Racecourse recognise our significant, long-term financial contribution to racing and we value the opportunity to develop a new partnership with them,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.
Chelmsford City Racecourse (CCR) Managing Director Phil Siers said: "We're very keen to continue to attract new sponsors at CCR and are delighted that William Hill are sponsoring our Channel 4 race on Saturday. We welcome and really appreciate bookmakers' sponsorship investment into racing."
The race is scheduled for 3.20pm and will be shown live on Channel 4 Racing and At The Races.
William Hill Download The App Handicap: 5-2 Luv U Whatever, 10-3 Whispering Warrior, 7-2 Our Channel, 9-2 Afonso De Sousa, 10-1 Pearl Spectre, 12-1 Captain Felix, 14-1 Sirius Prospect, (EW ¼ Odds Places 1,2)