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Katenko

Entered last year by trainer Venetia Williams, Katenko was subsequently withdrawn due to injury but at eight years old is back again for another shot at making the final line-up for the 2014 Crabbies Grand National. A very experienced horse…

Aidan Coleman Targeting Aintree

It took AP McCoy 15 attempts before he could claim Grand National glory and Richard Johnson has been trying for 17 years to no avail so we know it's notoriously difficult to not just win but also to get around which is why jockey Aidan Coleman…

Bechers Brook Ultimate Aim For Wychwoods Brook

The Peter Marsh Chase run at Haydock Park is usually contested by horses with one eye on a Grand National entry. Saturday’s renewal was no exception with 2014 National hopefuls Katenko, Merry King and Chance Du Roy following in the footstep…

Katenko Out Of the 2013 Grand National

Though I'm not fully certain that he would have even been left in the running for the 2013 Grand National, it seems that we'll never know in the case of the Venetia Williams trained Katenko who has been withdrawn due to injury. Primarily…

Katenko Could Go To National

With the deadline for the 2013 Grand National fast approaching, many are speculating on not only who will be entered but who will ultimately make it to the starting 40 on April 6th. Before Saturday trainer Venetia Williams had all but confirmed…