|Saturday 9th April 2016|
Terrific 126-strong entry revealed for 2016 Crabbie's Grand National 03/02/16
A huge entry of 126 horses, the highest number since 2008, is unveiled today for the £1-million Crabbie's Grand National.
Right Place, Right Time for the Grand National 02/12/15
Aintree have confirmed the world's most famous steeplechase will be run at 5.15pm next year, in a bid to further boost viewing figures.
Many Clouds wins Grand National 11/04/15
Many Clouds wins the Crabbie's Grand National to give Leighton Aspell a second successive victory in the race .
Can JP McManus win his second Grand National? 09/04/15
He won the race in 2010 with Don’t Push It who also became the first winner for both AP McCoy and trainer Jonjo O’Neill.
AP McCoy On A Woman Winning The Grand National 08/04/15
There's no reason they can't win the Grand National if they get on the right horse.
Tony McCoy - Grand National Jockey 27/03/15
Considering that Tony McCoy will probably be the greatest jump jockey in the history of the sport of horse racing, his record in the world’s greatest steeplechase can be described as frustrating.
Stats & Trends 27/03/15
With a maximum field of 40 set to go to post, studying the trends for the big race can be a useful tool to narrow down the runners when making your selection.
Whisper Doubles Up In Liverpool Hurdle 11/04/15
Whisper comes back to form and wins the Silver Cross Stayers' Hurdle for the second successive year.
Sizing Granite Toughs It Out In Maghull 11/04/15
Sizing Granite takes the Maghull Novices' Chase with God's Own a fast finishing second.
Nichols Canyon Wins Mersey Novices' Hurdle 11/04/15
Nichols Canyon wins the opener at Aintree for the Ruby Walsh-Willie Mullins dream team.
Rajdhani Express Steams to Topham Glory 10/04/15
Robert Waley-Cohen won today's Crabbie's Topham Chase with the Nicky Henderson-trained Rajdhani Express, ridden by his son Sam.
Thistlecrack Storms Home in Sefton 10/04/15
Thistlecrack after the 25/1 shot romped to a 13 length victory in the Grade One Doom Bar Sefton Novices' Hurdle at Aintree.
Don Cossack Imperious in Melling Chase
Don Cossack cruises to victory in the Grade 1 Melling Chase under AP McCoy who was recording his 3rd win in the race.
Saphir Du Rheu Shines in Mildmay 10/04/15
Saphir Du Rheu put in a sparkling performance to win the Grade One Betfred Mildmay Novices' Chase.
The History of the Grand National - The World's Greatest Steeplechase 28/04/14
There are few sporting events more steeped in history than the Grand National. The headline race of the Aintree festival has been the highlight of the British racing calendar since 1839 and remains as vital today as it has ever been.
Cyrus Darius Bolts Up in Top Novices' Hurdle 10/04/15
Cyrus Darius extends his unbeaten record over hurdles.
On The Fringe Cruises Home in Foxhunters 09/04/15
On The Fringe, who became the first horse to complete the Cheltenham and Aintree Fox Hunters' double since Double Silk in 1993.
Jezki Does the Trick for McCoy 09/04/15
Jezki makes amends for Cheltenham by taking the Doom Bar Aintree Hurdle under Tony McCoy.
Silviniaco Bowls 'em Over at Aintree 09/04/15
Silviniaco Conti dug deep when it mattered most to register back-to-back victories in the Betfred Bowl at Aintree.
All Yours Takes Juvenile Hurdle 09/04/15
All Yours came with a sustained late run to land a surprise victory in the Betfred Anniversary 4-Y-O Juvenile Hurdle at Aintree.
Clarcam Stirkes in Manifesto Chase 09/04/15
The Gordon Elliott-trained Clarcam bounced back from a disappointing run at last month's Cheltenham Festival to win at 5/1.
Unioniste's Grand National time may be now 05/01/15
The record books may state otherwise, but Unioniste has to be given serious consideration for the Grand National after his impressive win at Sandown.
Fences Can Wait Until 2015 Crabbie's Grand National with Pineau De Re 03/12/14
Pineau De Re will not run over fences again until the 2015 Crabbie's Grand National on April 11.
Pineau De Re Wins Crabbie's Grand National 05/04/14
Pineau De Re wins the Grand National, trained by Dr Richard Newland, ridden by Leighton Aspell.
Ma Filleule Takes Topham Chase 04/03/14
The Nicky Henderson-trained mare Ma Filleule ran her male rivals ragged in the Crabbie's Supporting Everton In The Community Topham Chase.
Silviniaco Takes Bowl Prize 03/04/14
Silviniaco Conti got back on the winning trail with a determined victory in the Betfred Bowl at Aintree for Paul Nicholls and Noel Fehily.
Boston Bob Takes Melling Prize04/04/14
Paul Townend proved a more than able deputy aboard Boston Bob when riding the Andrea and Graham Wylie-owned nine-year-old to victory in the Betfred Melling Chase.
Two Serious Chances for Wylie Grand National Victory 02/04/14
Leading National Hunt owners Andrea and Graham Wylie are no strangers to big success but a victory in the Grand National would be the icing on the cake.
2016 Grand National
A full guide and preview to the World's most famous horse race. The site includes an insight in to all the Grand National Runners, form, jockeys, colours and trends. Latest betting odds and bookmakers offers.
Grand National Guide
It was clear from the first running of the race 1839 that the ‘National’ was destined to become more than just another steeplechase, the spectators who witnessed jockey Captain Becher fall at the fence which now bears his name could never have imagined that over 175 years later the nation would still be gripped by the spectacle.
National Winners 1839 -
On Tuesday February 26, 1839, Lottery became the first winner of The Grand National. In those days the field had to jump a stone wall (now the water jump), cross a stretch of plough land and finish over two hurdles.