History Of Favourites In The Grand National

For the first time, in a very long time, there is a Grand National favourite on odds as short as 7/2 to win the race. Tiger Roll is the phenomenal horse that is just a couple of weeks away from doing the nearly impossible – winning back-to-back…

Grand National 2019 Scratching Dates

The horse racing world is gearing up for the Grand National 2019, which is just 43 days away. The entries for the 172nd renewal of the famous race were announced on the 30th January. Over 100 horses were given a provisional entry into the world's…

Grand National 2019 – The Top Trainers

For an outsider, horse racing might just be about the horses, but any enthusiast will know that it’s a team effort that takes the winning horse past the finish line. From the trainer to the jockey and finally the horse, it takes hours of practice…

Abolitionist Back On Grand National Track

The national hunt season is back in full swing. And with that comes the plans for many potential 2019 Grand National runners. While it may too early to speculate just who will make the cut, plenty of trainers are getting plans underway. Dr Richard…

Clarcam Lands Galway Plate In Style

The Galway Plate often throws up a very good winner and we could have seen yet another one this season with Clarcam for the Gordon Elliott yard. This was a great front-running performance from the eight-year-old, and after this big victory,…

Baywing - The 2019 Grand National Darkhorse?

The summer is a time for looking back at what happened over the course of last season, and also a time to look forward to how horses may develop. One interesting horse is Baywing, and it would be no surprise to see him develop into a genuine…
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Blaklion Advertises National Claims

Those who had already backed Blaklion for Grand National glory prior to his run in the Becher Chase will have been thrilled with what they saw. Plenty of people will have backed him at much shorter odds after the race too and many people will…
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Minella Rocco Pulled From Grand National

There has been bad news for anyone who fancied Minella Rocco's chances at this year's Grand National, as Jonjo O'Neill has announced that the horse will not run at the Aintree showcase. Minella Rocco was the market leader for the race, priced…

Top Horses That Could Smash The Grand National In 2017

This week, information on the weights that each horse will carry was released by Grand National organisers. This has led to a great amount of speculation on which horse is best placed to win the race, check out our top picks for the horse that…

Who Are the Leading Contenders for the 2017 Grand National?

We are just a couple of months away from the 2017 Grand National at Aintree where a maximum field of 40 runners will be taking on the bigger fences at the Merseyside racecourse in what is the most exciting race of the year in the sport. At…