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Timmy Murphy

Timothy James Murphy, born 20 August 1974 in County Kildare, Ireland, is most famous for his victory in the 2008 Grand National on Comply or Die. He won by four lengths on the David Pipe-trained horse and in the process gave punters a ‘national…

Weird Al

Trained by Donald McCain Jnr, Weird Al was the fourth highest weighted horse in the 2012 Grand National having been given 11-08 by the BHA Handicapper. Despite this he still ran on the day, going off at 28/1, and was so close to making it all…

McCain Says Cloudy Lane Won't Run In National

It's a fantastic position to be in as a trainer - having five potential horses ready to line up for the Grand National. Donald McCain entered five, the most by any UK trainer, and has high hopes that three of them will start on April 6th. At…