After so many fine efforts that had ended in gallant defeat, Rule The World chose the Crabbie’s Grand National to win… Read More
The veteran Maggio revelled in the worsening ground to win the Listed Betfred Handicap Chase by 12 lengths at Aintree this afternoon.
A field of 14 went to post for the final Aintree race before the Grand National in much… Read More
Thistlecrack continued his domination of the staying hurdle division with a brilliant performance as he made every yard of the running in the Grade 1 Liverpool Stayers’… Read More
Douvan did not jump to his optimum but had far too much class and ability for his rivals as he sauntered to victory in the Grade 1 Doom Bar Maghull Novices’… Read More
Yorkhill maintained his unbeaten record for Willie Mullins, but had a far from straight forward trip on his way to securing victory in the Grade 1 EZ Trader Mersey Novices’ Hurdle at… Read More
Ubak enjoyed his first success since winning on this corresponding day three years ago, as he landed the opening contest on Grand National… Read More
Racegoers packed round the paddock before racing to watch the parade of former Crabbie’s Grand National winners.
It was led by Lord Gyllene, now 27 – the only horse to win the Crabbie’s Grand National on a Monday,… Read More
The going descriptions for the three courses at Aintree were changed earlier this morning after seven millimetres of rain fell overnight – slightly more than forecast.
The going at 7.10 am was changed to:-
National – Soft,… Read More