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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…
Foinavon lands in the lead.
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Foinavon

On April 8, 1967, the unfancied 100/1 shot 'Foinavon' shocked the Nation with an epic win at Aintree. Defying the odds, Foinavon plodded to victory in the Grand National after all the other runners fell! Even after being gifted a massive…
Foinavon lands in the lead.
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Foinavon 1967 Grand National Video

The 1967 Grand National is fondly remembered by bookmakers the length of the country! Foinavon the 100-1 outsider won against all the odds. The horse was so un-fancied that the trainer of Foinavon didn't even bother watching the race as…