Grand National

Virtual Grand National: runners and betting odds
Virtual Grand National
In Depth

Virtual Grand National: runners and betting odds

Tiger Roll is the favourite to win the CGI version of the big race at Aintree
3 Apr 2020
Back pages: England’s Three Lions are caged for a year
England captain Harry Kane celebrates a goal with fellow striker Marcus Rashford
Daily Briefing

Back pages: England’s Three Lions are caged for a year

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 17 March
17 Mar 2020
2019 Grand National: how to pick a winner, runners, odds, TV
Jockey Davy Russell rode Tiger Roll (No.13) to victory at the 2018 Grand National
In Depth

2019 Grand National: how to pick a winner, runners, odds, TV

Can Tiger Roll match the legendary Red Rum by winning for a second successive year at Aintree?
4 Apr 2019
2018 Grand National: female jockeys backed by punters
Katie Walsh Baie Des Iles 2018 Grand National
In Brief

2018 Grand National: female jockeys backed by punters

Baie Des Iles’ jockey Katie Walsh is tipped to be one of the favourites for the race at Aintree on Saturday
11 Apr 2018
Sunny weather blamed for low Grand National viewing figures
One for Arthur – Grand National
In Brief

Sunny weather blamed for low Grand National viewing figures

ITV showed the race for the first time, but only 8m people tuned in on a day of glorious sunshine
10 Apr 2017
Grand National 2017 odds: Five tips for this year's race
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In Depth

Grand National 2017 odds: Five tips for this year's race

Vicente, The Young Master and Shantou Flyer are among the runners to back in the Aintree marathon this year
7 Apr 2017
Grand National 2017: Top tips on how to pick a winner
Grand National riders at Aintree
In Depth

Grand National 2017: Top tips on how to pick a winner

Age, weight and other considerations for the intelligent punter ahead of the bigget race of the year
7 Apr 2017

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Why do they shoot horses with broken legs?
A horse finishes exercises in Cheltenham, UK
In Depth

Why do they shoot horses with broken legs?

It's shocking to see a horse shot after a racing accident, but a broken leg is a death sentence
12 Apr 2016
AP McCoy retires: what next for record-breaking jockey?
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In Depth

AP McCoy retires: what next for record-breaking jockey?

After more than 4,300 winners and 20 champion jockey titles, McCoy ends with a third-placed finish
27 Apr 2015
PUNTER'S GUIDE: The Grand National runners and riders
The Grand National
In Depth

PUNTER'S GUIDE: The Grand National runners and riders

Who's worth a bet? Or what are your chances with the horse you drew in the sweepstake?
4 Apr 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 8 Apr 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 8 Apr 2013

8 Apr 2013
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