Grand National 2020 Called Off

As of March 16th 2020, the Randox Health Grand National Festival has been cancelled. The announcement came from the Jockey Club who, after taking advice on how to deal with the recent Covid-19 pandemic, decided against holding the event. Initially…

Do's And Don’ts Of Grand National Betting

There are some events in the sporting calendar that attract attention beyond the sporting pages and touch the lives of everyone. The FA Cup and Wimbledon Finals, for example, capture the imaginations of those who might otherwise have no interest…

Grand National 2020 Runners Head To Cheltenham

With the Cheltenham Festival 2020 taking place this week, all eyes will be turned to Prestbury Park. But savvy Grand National punters will also be keeping a close watch on those that have entries into both festivals. A good run, a solid win…

Definitly Red Makes Huge Impression in National Prep Run

Grand National 2020 may be a month away but last weekend there was only one horse on everyone’s mind. That horse was Definitly Red. Trained by Brian Ellison he had a fantastic run at Kelso to get him ready for the big race. He was entered…

Peregrine Run Continues Prep For Grand National 2020

16-time winner Peregrine Run has had a break since finishing last of five behind Douvan in the Clonmel Oil Chase. But he’s now all set and raring to go according to his trainer, Peter Fahey. The Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase, on day two…

Native River Ruled Out of Grand National Due to Injury

The Colin Tizzard trained Native River has been ruled out of running in the 2020 Grand National due to injury. The news was revealed by the yard, saying the horse had a tendon injury and would miss the remainder of the season. The Denman…

JP McManus Grand National 2020 Runners

Super owner JP McManus has eight entries in the 2020 Grand National. Surprisingly they are trained by no less than seven different trainers with only Thomas Mullins entering two - Scoir Mear, Spider Web. Incidentally, both of those are too far…

One For Arthur Grand National Bid In Doubt

A well-deserved winner of the 2017 Grand National, it must have been devasting for connections of One For Arthur when he was sidelined with an injury and couldn't contend the race in 2018. That said, if he had could he have pipped Tiger Roll…

To Run Or Not To Run? That’s The Tiger Roll Question

The wonder horse, Tiger Roll, was all set to break another record and make it three Grand National wins on the trot. Having already won two back-to-back Grand Nationals, he looked all ready to go for a hat trick this year at the illustrious…