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Oscar Time

2013 was the third consecutive entry for Oscar Time in the Grand National following his terrific success in 2011 when he finished runner-up to the ultimate winner, Ballabriggs. He was entered again in 2012 but injury forced him out of the…

Sam Waley-Cohen

Born in 1982, Sam Waley-Cohen is an English National Hunt amateur jockey and businessman. Son of the very prominant racehorse breeder and trainer Robert Waley-Cohen, he is also the grandson of the ex-Lord Mayor of London, Bernard Waley-Cohen. Waley-Cohen…

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…

Stats Favour Long Run For 2014 Crabbies Grand National

There are a seemingly endless number of ways to pick your Grand National horse and given that two of every three adults in the UK will have a bet on the race somebody is going to come out a winner on the day but will it be you? Whether it's…

The Four Horsemen Of The Betting Slips

The Grand National is a race that not only tests the heart and courage of the horse, but also that of the jockey too. When it comes to a selection on the day the jockey on board can have quite a say in how the race pans out. RUBY WALSH The…

Aintree The Long Term Aim For Long Run

After a good showing in the Betfair Chase at Haydock, the Nicky Henderson trained Long Run may be aimed at the Aintree showcase race on the 5th April 2014. Long Run finished fourth behind the impressive Cue Card at Haydock in what many consider…

Long Run For 2013 Grand National?

It's not often that the Aintree Grand National is a back-up for any horse, usually it's the main target but this year that's exactly the plan for Waley-Cohen owned and Nicky Henderson trained Long Run. Essentially if he unable to contest…

Roulez Cool

Roulez Cool is owned and trained by Robert Waley-Cohen who also owns Oscar Time the runner up in the 2011 Grand National. Roulez Cool is nie years old and most likely to be ridden by the owners son and amateur jockey Sam Waley-Cohen. [Racecard…