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Vicente Aims To Give Owner Hemmings A Grand Victory

Have you picked who you are backing for this year’s Grand National yet? One option many of you may have overlooked is the Paul Nicholls’ trained Vicente. Last year’s Scottish Grand National winner definitely has plenty going for it…

Burton Port

Showed bags of determination when chasing stablemate Long Run in the Betfair Denman Chase at Newbury on February 17, 2012 but on that occasion Burton Port was unable to catch Long Run but did manage to finish only a half length behind the winner. He…

National Veteran Cloudy Lane Retired

Some horses capture the imagination of the public like no other and after what can only be described as an amazing career, a real punters favourite, Cloudy Lane, has been retired. Trained by Grand National winning trainer Donald McCain and…

Walsh Inducted Into Grand National Hall Of Fame

The accolades just keep coming for jockey Ruby Walsh, the latest of which is his induction into the Grand National Legends Hall of Fame. He is one of five to be honoured after thousands of racing fans placed their votes on the Grand National…

Burton Port Out For The Season

Last week you could have had Burton Port at 25/1 ante-post for the 2013 Grand National but this week he's been ruled out of contention for both this and the rest of the season as trainer, Nicky Henderson, revealed that he has injured a hind…

Burton Port Unlikely

With the 2012 Grand National only days away, it would appear that trainers are starting to make some decisions and with Burton Port having been allocated 11-07 for the event, it's understandable that trainer Nicky Henderson may be considering…

Trevor Hemmings

Worth an estimated £1 billion, Trevor Hemmings is one of the most famous names in British Horse racing. Born in 1935 in London, he grew up in Leyland, Lancashire and currently resides in the Isle of Man but also has homes in Jersey and Ireland. He…