|Saturday 9th April 2022|
The Top 10 Grand National Horses 02/05/22
There have been some incredible performances from top class horses throughout the years. Here, we will look at the top 10 Grand National horses of all time.
Waley-Cohen and Noble Yeats pull off upset Grand National win 27/04/22
After 20 years of being Britain’s best amateur jockey, Sam Waley-Cohen was ready to step away from the sport without a victory at the Grand National.
Noble Yeats win the Grand National as amateur jockey and Aintree legend Sam Waley-Cohen bows out in style.
Betting on the Grand National: Things you Need to Know 30/03/22
Betting on the Grand National is, for much of the nation, a sacred ritual as bookmakers across the land brace themselves for a groundswell of once-a-year punters wanting a flutter on the world’s greatest steeplechase.
Delta Work the One to Beat in Grand National 25/03/22
After beating Tiger Roll in the Cross Country Chase, Delta Work was the villain of the week at the Cheltenham Festival. The Irish horse spoilt the party as many were hoping to see the three-time winner of the race prevail on his last career start.
How to Prepare for Your Horse Racing Selections – Grand National Preparations 24/03/22
When placing a bet on a horse, there are a few things that you should consider and that is what we will discuss within this article.
No Tiger Roll, but Chris's Dream and Minella Times are among 78 remaining entries for the 2022 Randox Grand National!
All You Need to Know Ahead of the 2022 Grand National 31/01/22
The clock is ticking down towards the 2022 Grand National. Aintree Racecourse will be delighted to reopen its doors to spectators, after last year’s race was forced to run behind closed doors at the Merseyside circuit.
What Makes the Grand National So Special? 07/12/21
For many, the Grand National will be the only horse race that they bet on each year, so they’ll turn to expert tipsters for their picks.
Mac Tottie’s Aintree Pedigree Making Punters Swoon 12/11/21
While the Cheltenham Festival remains the showpiece occasion in the National Hunt calendar, it’s still the Grand National that captures the hearts and minds of the more casual racing fan.
Rachael Blackmore became the first woman to ride the winner of the Randox Grand National when steering Minella Times to glory at Aintree.
Biggest Stories of the Grand National 30/04/21
The Grand National is one of the most essential jump races. It is undoubtedly the most valuable race in Europe that was able to fund the highest prize.
Is this the Most Anticipated Grand National in Years? 09/04/21
The Grand National is back - albeit the atmosphere is somewhat different because the UK Government has put a block on fans attending due to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Which Horses Are Considered Underdogs at This Year’s Grand National? 05/04/21
It has been well-established by now that society loves to back an underdog, this has certainly been the case in horse racing where the Grand National acts as a great exhibition of where underdogs can triumph over the favourites.
Cloth Cap the Next Grand National Winner? 18/03/21
His odds have continued to shorten for the Aintree showpiece, which he appears to have a Golden opportunity, as he is now 14lb well-in for the race, following his stunning recent victory.
2020 Grand National Cancelled
The 2020 Randox Health Grand National Festival did not take place because of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Where Would Tiger Roll Rank among the Greats with a Third National Win? 15/02/20
In April 2020, reigning champion Tiger Roll has the chance to make history by winning three consecutive Grand Nationals.
The Grand National all Around the World 24/10/19
The Grand National is an institution. First run in 1839, it’s a key date in the calendar for any horseracing fan, or those that don’t share an interest but fancy a punt.
2020 Grand National Bid is Tiger Roll's Main Target 06/09/19
Tiger Roll will run only twice this season before bidding to become the first horse in history to win the £1-million Randox Health Grand National for a third consecutive year, his trainer Gordon Elliott has revealed.
Has the Grand National Become Easier to Win? 29/04/19
The fences are the one thing that sets the Grand National apart from regular horse races, but it is also what has changed the most.
Will Tiger Roll win the Grand National in 2020? 08/04/19
Tiger Roll emulated Red Rum by recording back-to-back Grand National wins at Aintree on Saturday. Could he now eclipse the legendary horse with a hat-trick of wins in the race?
Tiger Roars to Second Grand National Success 06/04/19
Tiger Roll raced into the history books as he became the first horse since Red Rum to win back-to-back renewals of the Randox Health Grand National at Aintree.
Anibale Fly Runs a Perfect Aintree Prep in Gold Cup 29/03/19
If you are looking for value from those that ran at Cheltenham at a slightly bigger price then there is no need to look anywhere else other than the big race of the meeting, the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
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.