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Big Shu's To Fill For Maher

Trainer Peter Maher has spent his life surrounded by stallions that have gone on to produce winners of the Aintree spectacular such as Team Spirit, Foinavon and L'Escargot and his experience tells him that Big Shu is ready and more than able…

David Bass

In 2009, David Bass, a promising young conditional rider took the chance to move to Nicky Henderson's high-powered Lambourn yard which propelled the career of then 21-year-old into the fast lane. Bass grew up in Ringstead near Kettering and…

Last Time D'Albain

The only 2014 Crabbies Grand National entry from trainer Liam Cusack, Last Time D'Albain has had his prayers answered by finally making the cut to guarantee a spot in the 40 strong line-up on Saturday. The 10-year-old was originally at number…

One In A Milan

Evan Williams has one of the best Grand National records of any trainer, enviable in fact when you consider that he's managed to get one of his horses home in the Top 5 for five consecutive years. Originally hoping to have Cappa Bleu try…

Rose Of The Moon

Nine year old Rose Of The Moon has just scraped into the 2014 Crabbies Grand National due to the number of withdrawals on the third round, just six days before the race takes place. A beautiful grey gelding, Rose Of The Moon is fairly light…

Brian Harding

National hunt jockey, Brian harding, has the dubious honour of being one of the oldest jockeys to ride out in the 2014 Crabbies Grand National, at 41-years-old. It's been more than two decades since he arrived in Britain from his native Ireland…

70 Entries For The Topham Chase

With just under two weeks to go until one of the biggest National Hunt festivals in the country, all eyes are on the potential runners for the 2014 Crabbies Grand National but with so many other fantastic races on the cards, another 70 hopefuls…

Grand National Option For Balthazar King

With four back-to-back wins under his belt, you would forgiven for thinking that the Philip Hobbs trained Balthazar King would be the ante-post for the 2014 Crabbies Grand National. For savvy punters, he's still available at 33/1 with Paddy…

73 Still On Course For Grand National

73 horses stood their ground for the 2014 Crabbie's Grand National. Today was the second scratching stage and the following horses have now been withdrawn and will not race. ON HIS OWN BOSTON BOB SEABASS KAUTO STONE CANTLOW TONER…