It was only a few months ago when it looked like One For Arthur would make another bid for the Grand National. Hopes were high and connections were optimistic that the 11-year-old could put in another great race. But with all of the disruption in 2020, the race never happened and trainer Lucinda Russell was […]

There were fears on Saturday evening that the 2017 Grand National hero One For Arthur’s career may have been at an end after he was pulled up in the Grand National Trial at Haydock Park with a fibrillating heart. However on Monday, the eleven-year-old was given a clean bill of health by the Royal Veterinary […]

The Tim Radford-owned Mister Whitaker could well be making his way to Aintree next April for a pop at the Grand National according to his connections. Winner of the Close Brothers Novices’ Handicap Chase at Cheltenham in 2018, Mister Whitaker has always looked like a decent stayer in the making and may well progress into […]

The 2017 Grand National winner, One For Arthur, has had a tough time of it recently. Following his first piece of post-race work, in 2017, he was deemed to be suffering from disrupted fibres in his right fore superficial flexor tendon. As a result, he was he was out for the remainder the 2017/2018 season. […]

In 2017, One For Arthur romped home in the Grand National, beating second place finisher, Cause Of Causes, by over four lengths. It was a huge achievement that gave trainer Lucinda Russell her first National win as a trainer. Unfortunately, injury has sidelined the champion since. Thankfully there’s good news. The tendon injury has healed […]