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Long Run

Champion trainer Nicky Henderson has come armed for the 2014 Crabbies Grand national and up his sleeve is the 2011 Gold Cup Winner, Long Run, who seems primed to take his chances over the Grand national fences. Second highest weighted for…

Alls Not Lost For Raz De Maree

Dessie Hughes was no doubt hoping that with Barry Geraghty on board, his charge Raz De Maree would be able to seriously challenge in the recent Leinster National Handicap Chase at Naas last week but despite his best efforts, things did not go…

Sire Collonges

Just one of seven entries into the 2014 Crabbies Grand National for trainer Paul Nicholls, and one of six that looked set to make the cut, Sire Collonges is an eight-year-old grey gelding that was given 10-08 by the BHA Handicapper for April…

There's No Panic

Though unlikely to get a trip around the Aintree fences this year, There's No Panic is one of seven Grand National entries from trainer Paul Nicholls and despite winning at Sandown back in December 2013, wasn't given much a chance by the BHA…

Wyck Hill

When Wyck Hill originally got an entry into the 2013 Grand National, he was number 48 on the list and although pretty much guaranteed a spot in the starting line-up of 40 runners, he didn't really come to prominence until he was purchased by…

Grand National Objective for Triolo D'Alene

Champion Trainer Nicky Henderson has at least 20 horses going to the 2014 Cheltenham Festival among them the likes of My Tent or Yours, Grandouet, Bobs Worth and Captain Conan to name just a few. [SOdds Triolo DAlene] Along with them…

Twirling Magnet

Twirling Magnet is an eight-year-old bay gelding and despite the cutsie name, which is most likely derived from the fact that it was sired by Imperial Ballet, he is all chaser and has notched up 12 starts over fences earning connections in excess…

Golan Way

From trainer Tim Vaughan comes Golan Way, a 10-year-old bay gelding who is having his first shot at the Grand National. An interesting horse who appears to be quite temperamental, Golan Way has on occasion Refused to Race and has done that…

Same Difference

The only entry from Nigel Twiston-Davies this year, Same Difference is eight years old and fresh off the back of a fifth place finish in the Kim Muir Handicap Chase at Cheltenham. It was a much needed decent result as his form this season…