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Four To Follow Grand National 2015

With just over one month to go before the Grand National 2015, it's time to start forming some idea of the potential winner. Our contributor, Stephen Boardman gives his thoughts on four of the runners who should provide a good run for your…

Rocky Creek

Last season David Pipe told me that he thought that Rocky Creek had all the right credentials to win the Grand National. The fact that he doesn't even train him speaks volumes as to how highly regarded he is. He is in fact trained by…

Between A Rock And A Door For Grand National 2015

The Grand National 2015 hype and excitement truly got underway this week with the revealing of the weights by the BHA Handicapper Phil Smith. In a day that saw Cheltenham Gold Cup contenders Lord Windermere and Carlingford Lough get joint…
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Noel Fehily

This highly rated Irish jockey from Macroom, Co Cork, is in big demand, with several trainers fighting for his services but it has taken him about 15 years to become an overnight success! Fehily began life as a jockey as many jockey's before…

Nicholls Confirms 2014 Grand National Plans

A Grand National winning trainer in 2012 with Neptune Collonges, ridden by the now injured Daryl Jacob, Paul Nicholls has had to put his thinking cap on and shuffle his original jockey plans for the 2014 Crabbies grand National. Writing…

Rocky Creek Goes Straight To National

The Paul Nicholls Grand National hopeful, Rocky Creek, had recently been withdrawn from the Cheltenham Gold Cup after being found to be suffering from ringworm with the 25/1 contender now set to go straight to Aintree and take his chances in…