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Despite unprecedented global circumstances, the folks at Aintree Racecourse outdid themselves with the 2021 Grand National festival. We may not have seen the usual thousands of fans in the stands on April 10th 2021, but that didn’t dim the light of the National. Giving credit where it’s due, ITV did a fantastic job covering the […]

As we gear up for the 173rd renewal of the great race, which will be held at Aintree Racecourse on Saturday, April 10th 2021, it all starts with the entries. For 2021 that number is 106 and unsurprisingly, Tiger Roll heads the list. Having won the race in both 2018 and 2019, if he wins […]

It is great news that ITV has managed to secure a new deal to cover British racing until 2023. With more and more of the sports we love to watch being aired on paid platforms, ITV retaining some of the biggest racing festivals is a huge relief for fans. Those old enough to remember can […]

The Grand National is the single biggest event in the calendar for horse-racing fans, with the historic race drawing crowds from not only all over the UK but all over the world. Since its beginnings in the early 19th century, the Grand National has grown into an annual spectacle that’s watched by hundreds of millions […]

It’s been quite a while since we saw any real horse racing action, though thankfully it has now resumed, albeit behind closed doors. After the highs of seeing Tiger Roll romp home to win the 2019 Grand National, we were all eagerly anticipating a third tilt at the greatest steeplechase in the world in 2020. […]