|Saturday 14th April 2018|
Tiger Roll Wins Grand National 14/04/18
Tiger Roll hangs on in a thrilling finish to give veteran jockey Davy Russell his first Grand National win.
Identity Thief Impressive in Stayers' Hurdle 14/04/18
Trainer Henry de Bromhead was delighted that the victory justified the decision to move him up in distance to three miles.
Diego Du Charmil Lands Maghull 14/04/18
Paul Nicholls expressed delighted for owner Samantha de la Hey and her husband, Johnny.
Black Op On Top in Mersey 14/04/18
Black Op was produced with a well-timed run by Noel Fehily when getting up to score by half a length.
Diego On Top in Maghull 14/04/18
Diego Du Charmil caused a minor upset in the Doom Bar Maghull Novices' Chase .
Black Op Wins Mersey Novices' Hurdle 14/04/18
Cheltenham Festival runner-up Black Op went one better with a determined display in the Betway Mersey Novices' Hurdle.
Santini Wins a Cracking Sefton 13/04/18
Nicky Henderson bagged his fifth Grade One success in the space of two days as Santini emerged victorious in the Doom Bar Sefton Novices' Hurdle.
Ultragold Does it Again in Topham 13/04/18
Ultragold landed the Randox Health Topham Handicap Chase for the second year running.
Politologue Wins the Melling Chase from Min 13/04/18
Politologue got the better of hot favourite Min in a thrilling climax to the JLT Melling Chase.
Terrefort Battles to Mildmay Success 13/04/18
Terrefort stamped his class on the Betway Mildmay Novices' Chase.
Lalor Wins for Woollacott 13/04/18
Lalor claimed an emotional success in the Betway Top Novices' Hurdle.
Balnaslow Wins Foxhunters' 12/04/18
No fairytale win for the unplaced Guy Disney on Gallery Exhibition as Balnaslow went one better than last year.
L’Ami Serge Takes Aintree Hurdle 12/04/18
L'Ami Serge won for the first time since the French Champion Hurdle in June.
Brilliant Might Bite Wins Bowl 12/04/18
Might Bite stamped his class on the Betway Bowl with a comfortable victory at Aintree.
We Have A Dream Runs Away with Juvenile Hurdle 12/04/18
Making up for missing Cheltenham with an easy success in the Doom Bar Anniversary 4-Y-O Juvenile Hurdle at Aintree.
Finian's Oscar Stars in Manifesto 12/04/18
The Colin Tizzard-trained Finian's Oscar stayed on powerfully to land the first race of the Randox Health Grand National Festival, the G1 Big Buck's Celebration Manifesto Novices' Chase at Aintree.
Three Grand National Ante Post Market Movers 09/04/18
As the 2018 Grand National at Aintree approaches, certain horses have attracted support in the ante-post betting as punters try to get a price.
How to Strategically Approach the Grand National 05/04/18
Finding the winner in the 40-runner cavalry charge that is the Grand National is a fiendishly difficult task, but by focusing on the strategy and advice laid out here, you can increase your chances of adding a little profit to your enjoyment of the big race.
Disney Set to Ride in Foxhunters' Chase 04/04/18
Amputee and former soldier, Guy Disney, is set to ride in the Randox Health Foxhunters' Chase over the Grand National Course on the first day of the 2018 Randox Health Grand National Festival, Grand National Thursday, April 12.
Grand National Guide 2018: History, Info and Trends 27/03/18
The three-day festival takes place between Thursday April 12th and Saturday April 14th, with the Grand National race itself on Saturday April 14th at 5:15pm.
2018 Aintree Grand National Festival Preview 23/03/18
Now that Cheltenham has been and gone, it’s time to start focusing on this year’s Grand National Festival. Here we preview the big races we can look forward to at this famous Liverpool racecourse.
Henderson and Skelton Keen for National Glory 15/02/18
Lambourn trainer Nicky Henderson wants to land an elusive first £1-million Randox Health Grand National at Aintree on Saturday, April 14.
The Grand National Lottery 02/02/18
It's a horse race like no other, and some would say you'd be better off buying a lottery ticket, but surely it can be worked out, cant it?
One For Arthur Wins Randox Health Grand National 08/04/17
One For Arthur trained in Scotland by Lucinda Russell, won the £1 million Randox Health Grand National under Derek Fox.
How will The Last Samuri's weight affect his race? 07/04/17
One of the biggest names that many pundits and horse racing fans will be keeping an eye on is The Last Samuri.
All Aboard Cause Of Causes 07/04/17
Cause Of Causes seems to enjoy cross country racing, which shows that he is very capable and well suited to handling the rigours of the Grand National course.
Can Vieux Lion Rouge Buck The Grand National Trend? 03/04/17
All eyes will be on Aintree on April 8 for the Grand National, with Vieux Lion Rouge widely tipped to secure the win at the most prestigious race on the calendar.
Looking Forward to Aintree: What are the Bookies Saying? 04/04/17
The 2017 Grand National looks set to be on the most open renewals in recent times with any number of horses that might go off favourite.
Three Fences That Can Make or Break Success 30/03/17
Even the best of competitors have seen their dreams ended by the tricky fences on the Grand National course.
How the 2017 Grand National Market is Shaping Up 29/03/17
Vieux Lion Rouge is still the market leader with his February win in the Grand National Trial at Haydock still fresh in the memory.
Fehily Relishes Blaklion Ride 28/03/17
Noel Fehily is excited by the prospect of riding Blaklion for trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies in the Aintree Grand National.
Look No Further Than Highland Lodge 28/03/17
Highland Lodge isn’t a household name in the horse racing industry... yet. He is based in James Moffatt’s small Cumbrian yard but that doesn’t mean that he cannot win the Grand National.
Leading Contenders for 2017 Grand National 20/03/17
Trusted sports betting sites have all made Vieux Lion Rouge the antepost favourite for the Grand National, which takes place at Aintree on Saturday, April 8.
An Early Look at Grand National 2017 16/02/17
Regarded as the overwhelming favourite to win the Grand National 2017, The Last Samuri comes with a lot of weight upon his shoulders.
The Last Samuri on Course for National Glory 15/02/17
The countdown is on to the Grand National and some bookmakers have last year’s runner-up The Last Samuri as antepost favourite.
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.
2018 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.