The Grand National is a notoriously difficult race to win. More so if you are female. Be it a jockey, a trainer or a mare running in the race, the statistics are not great. But can that all change on Saturday, April 6th at 5.15pm? No female jockey has ever won the Grand National. In […]

Want to know all about the 2019 Grand National Runners but don’t have time to study the form? Check out our very quick guide to the runners who lo set to up on Saturday 6th April at 5.15pm! Steve Mullington gives us his low-down and tips for the Grand National on Saturday. Runner numbers […]

It’s only one day until the Grand National 2019 and with any luck, there will be 40 runners lining up for the 5.15pm starting time. But, of course, 40 horses need 40 jockeys. They have all now been confirmed despite some changes to the -up over the last couple of days. Lizzie Kelly will make […]

The five-day declaration stage has passed and there are still 69 Grand National runners in contention. Anibale Fly takes the top spot and will go off as top weight on 11-10. The Tony Martin-trained nine-year-old was fourth in the race last season but will still have to contend with Tiger Roll, Pleasant Company and Bless […]

In 2001 Martin Pipe sent 10 runners to the Grand National. On Saturday, April 6th, that record los set to be bren. Because trainer Gordon Elliott plans to saddle 12 horses for the 2019 Grand National. The Irish handler currently has 19 entries still in contention. However, he has since ruled out Shattered Love, The […]

There is just over one week to go until the Grand National 2019. And that means a lot of speculation as to who exactly will make the starting -up of 40 runners. Plenty of connections further down the list are waiting patiently for the green light. The five-day declaration stage takes place on Monday 1st […]

Fresh off the back of two Cheltenham Festival wins, jockey Lizzie Kelly is eyeing up the Grand National fences. The 25-year-old will be on board Tea For Two when the 2019 Grand National rolls around on April 6th. Tea For Two is owned and trained by her mother Jane Williams. And Kelly is relishing the […]

Connections of Bristol De Mai, the top weight in the 2019 Grand National, have confirmed that he has been withdrawn from the race. With options on the table, owners Isaac Souede and Simon Munir have decided to aim him at the Betway Bowl on the Thursday of the Grand National festival instead. Anthony Bromley, racing […]

We all know that Grey runners don’t have the greatest record when it comes to winning the Grand National. So much so that only three Grey runners have won the great race four times. The first was called The Lamb and you have to go a long way back in history for that. He was […]

Betting offers for the 2019 Grand National will start to become very thin on the ground as the races gets closer, in fact, expect most boers to promptly withdraw all offers from Friday afternoon ahead of the race on Saturday April 6th. Not so with Paddy Power, so if you’re loing for some real value […]

If you’re loing for some value with your bets for the Grand National 2019, then you may be very interested to know that Betfair have confirmed that they will be paying out on the first SIX runners home in this year’s race. And if you’re wondering just how profitable it can be to back a […]

It’s been a very busy few weeks on the National Hunt circuit. First we had all the fun and excitement of the Cheltenham Festival. And as soon as that had ended we moved straight on to the next declaration stage of the Grand National 2019. So with just two weeks until the Aintree spectacular, how […]