Aintree Fashionistas Could Win £35,000 Range Rover

Did you know that there is much more to the Grand National than just horse racing? The Aintree festival is also known for music, general entertainment and a fantastically fun atmosphere. It is also a great place for dedicated followers of…

The Last Samuri: Can He Go One Better This Year?

THE LAST SAMURI was within two furlongs of victory last year but David Bass was pipped in the closing stages by the staying on RULE THE WORLD. Twelve months on, he has gone up in the weights but The Last Samuri has the class to beat his rivals…

Withdrawals Continue As Vics Canvas Bows Out

The list of high-profile contenders who are missing out on this year's Grand National race continues to grow, as Vics Canvas becomes the latest ride to be withdrawn prior to the race. Last year's third-place finisher in the Aintree showcase…

Vicente Aims To Give Owner Hemmings A Grand Victory

Have you picked who you are backing for this year’s Grand National yet? One option many of you may have overlooked is the Paul Nicholls’ trained Vicente. Last year’s Scottish Grand National winner definitely has plenty going for it…

124 Entries For Irish Grand National

With a bumper prize pot in 2017, the BoyleSports Irish Grand National has attracted 124 entries for it's annual renewal at Fairyhouse on April 17th. There was no real surprise that trainer Gordon Elliott dominated the entries with 28 potential…
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The Aintree Grand National’s Most Famous Fences

We are getting closer to the final 40 for the 2017 Aintree Grand National, which is now less than a month away. Some of the world’s best jockeys and horses will take to the course and attempt to navigate one of the most difficult races in…

The Last Samuri Excites Ahead Of Grand National

Tips for this year’s Grand National have been commonplace over the last few weeks and understandably so; the race is less than a month away and most punters are starting to look through the list of entries for a potential winner. One stand…

Early Look At The Grand National And Cheltenham Gold Cup

It is that time of year again. We’re now into March and the major National Hunt meetings at Aintree and Cheltenham are fast approaching. The Grand National is one of the oldest races on the planet and the best stayers in the business will…

Gigginstown Controversy Continues As Eight Withdrawn From National

The ongoing feud between Gigginstown House Stud and the Grand National Handicapper, Phil Smith, continued this week as eight horses from the yard were withdrawn from this year’s spectacle. Fifteen horses in total were withdrawn at this…