Henderson remains one of the leading forces in the training ranks of national hunt racing and has held a trainer’s licence for 41 years. Despite this, Grand National success has eluded him and he is much well known for his list of Champion hurdlers, including the great See You Then and recently Buveur […]

Rocky’s Biggest Fight Yet Trainer Kim Bailey, who saddled Mr Frisk to win the 1990 Grand National, is plotting another path back to the Aintree showpiece, this time with his eight-year-old Rocky’s Treasure. Bailey, who recently trained The Last Samuri to finish second in the Grand National in 2016, is very excited about have another […]

Visiting an on casino isn’t just about playing roulette or blackjack. There is plenty on offer and in the UK, the number of on casinos that allow their customers to place bets on horse racing is on the increase. In the UK, betting on sport has always been a pretty straightforward and relatively simple […]

By any measurement, trainer Jonjo O’Neill has been going through a lean period over the last couple of seasons. From the dizzying heights of third place in the Trainer Championship in the 2009-10 season to a 20th place finish in the 2018-19 season, there have been plenty of ups and downs for the team at […]

One prevailing recent trend about the Grand National is that the winner of the world’s most famous steeplechase has been a horse competing in its second season over fences in four of the last five years. The exception was Tiger Roll, who in winning the Aintree showpiece for a second time, did than simply […]

One of the biggest questions that gets asked around Grand National time is: When is it on? That is because each year, depending on the horse racing schedule, the date changes. The Randox Health Grand National 2020 will take place on Saturday, 4th April 2020. The race takes place at Aintree Racecourse and will start […]

The Grand National is one of the biggest races in the world as we all know. And for at least a week before the race, we eagerly watch to see which jockeys will be riding which horses. Often the big names such as Ruby Walsh (now retired), Davy Russell, Richard Johnson, and Barry Geraghty get […]

Although we are only in September, and there are months before the Grand National takes place in April 2020, the news we have all been waiting for has finally been confirmed. Tiger Roll, the horse that has lit up Aintree Racecourse when winning the race for the past two seasons will head back to Liverpool […]

There are few occasions when horse racing and politics meet. But should a Labour government win power in the coming months then we are likely to see a clash between the two. Labour unveiled a new manifesto a couple of weeks ago. It is a 50-point plan to deal with animal welfare and horse racing. […]

The Grand National is one of the most exciting times to be a horse racing fan. The cream of the crop, the best racing horses from all over the country compete with each other. The million-pound prize pool inflames the spirit of competition, making it one of the most thrilling races to watch and bet […]

I spend quite a lot of time loing at the news, potential runners and ante-post odds for the Grand National 2020. So I found it interesting when Burrows Saint was added to the betting market. Especially as he went in as the second favourite, behind Tiger Roll, on odds of 20/1 with Paddy Power. Burrows […]

Black Corton ran a great race in the Galway Plate for trainer Paul Nicholls. And there is every reason to be excited about what is to come this winter for him. He ran well last season, and with the exception of one race, he was a mo of consistency and a horse to be proud […]