The Derby, Popular Horse Races In The UK

The Derby, alongside The Guineas, The Oaks, and St. Leger, form the foundation of the British Flat racing season called The Classics. However, it is the most prestigious and well-known race among the five Classics. It is worth around £1,500,000…
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What Is Ante Post Betting?

When it comes to bug sporting events, it's incredibly common to see odds listed as ante-post. But what does it mean and why are those odds available so far in advance? Basically, ante-post betting is the process of betting on a major sporting…

The History of the Grand National

The Grand National is the English traditional race where riders and horses meet in the prestigious competition where only the best and the strongest are set to win. The race is held annually at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool and is considered…
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Richard Johnson

It used to be that AP McCoy was the greatest jockey to have never won the Aintree Grand National. But he put paid to that title in 2010 when he won on Don't Push It after 15 attempts. These days the honour goes to Richard Johnson, a fantastic…

Finishing Order For 2021 Grand National

The stands may have been light on racing fans but that didn't stop the 2021 Grand National from being an absolute cracker of a race. 40 horses and jockeys lined up and after a small false start got going just after 5.15pm on Saturday, April…

Santini Out Of Grand National 2021

With a week to go until the 2021 Grand National at Aintree it's all eyes on the betting markets. Who is in and who is out? On Thursday, trainer Nicky Henderson announced that his Gold Cup runner, Santini would not be running in the National. Some…

Al Boum Photo Preparing For Racing Immortality In The Gold Cup

One of the biggest horse racing stars and two-time Gold Cup winner Al Boum Photo seems to be shaping up for a third title this week. The current Gold Cup champ will head for a free gallops these days as his trainer Willie Mullins prepares him…

How Classic Games Can Give Horse Racing Punters An Edge

The Grand National is just around the corner and racing punters are already on the lookout for all the insider tips and additional stats they can find. Once every horse racing app, news site, and tipster column has been trawled, all that’s…

Tiger Roll Out Of 2021 Grand National

In 2018 the diminutive Tiger Roll romped home in the Grand National for trainer Gordon Elliott and jockey Davy Russell. It was Elliott's second win in the race after Silverbirch in 2007 and a first for Davy Russell. It was a beautiful display…