The first scratching deadline was yesterday and today the Jockey Club announced that 89 potential runners are still in contention for the 2020 Grand National. The biggest name to get withdrawn is Delta Work. The Gordon Elliott trained seven-year-old received joint top weight alongside stablemate Tiger Roll but is a certainty for the Cheltenham Gold […]

Anybody who watches the Grand National 2020 betting market closely will have noticed that Native River moved from 20/1 to 16/1 over the weekend. That comes from a dominant win in the Denman Chase at Newbury on Saturday. Ridden by Jonjo O’Neill Jnr, it was his third win in the race and his second win […]

It’s official. The 2020 Grand National entries are out and we can now tell you that 105 potential runners have been given the green light, including Tiger Roll who could be aiming for his historic third consecutive win in the race. And unsurprisingly, Gordon Elliott also leads the trainers with a staggering 18 entries into […]

Welsh Grand National hero Potters Corner may well be taking a trip over to France soon to run in a hurdle race at Auteuil. The Listed Prix Hubert D’Aillieres on March 7th has been earmarked as the ten-year-old’s next possible engagement before he tackles the Aintree Grand National 2020 the following month. It wouldn’t be […]

Can lightning really strike twice with another Classic Chase winner going onto Aintree glory? Well, the connections of Kimberlite Candy really hope so after the gelding came up trumps in Warwick’s feature race last Saturday. In a season reminiscent to that of One For Arthur in 2016/17, the eight-year-old has now performed well in two […]

Well, the Becher Chase Day at Aintree turned out to be just as informative as we thought it would be with many of the horses that we predicted would go well doing just that. One horse who won’t be heading back to Aintree next April is the Sue Smith-trained Vintage Clouds. He clearly hated every […]