Horse racing has been a popular sport from the early ages and, the charm and craze is also prevalent today. This also serves as a sport of economic and social importance. Every year, a number of horse racing events are being organized in the different countries.
Most of the horses racing events are financed by betting and the race serves as an appropriate time for the gamblers to try out their luck. The European horse racing industry is very vast. According to a report by European Pari Mutuel Association, about 3 lakh people are employed directly and indirectly in the horse racing sector.
Moreover, about 4 percent of the overall European agricultural land is used to produce horse feed and about 80,000 horse race events are being organized throughout Europe in a year. Below is the list of top 10 horse races of all time. Get all the details about the race courses and the countries.