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Tiger Roll defends Grand National crown

Tiger Roll defends Grand National crown

Photo Credit: The Grand National, taken by Nick Smith on Geograph.org.uk (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) Written by Toby Foster (@TobyFost) Well-backed favourite Tiger Roll became the first horse in 45 years to win back-to-back Grand Nationals after storming home in the Aintree showpiece…
Grand National 2019 – Nerve Sport’s Guide to the Runners and Riders

Grand National 2019 – Nerve Sport’s Guide to the Runners and Riders

Photo credit: The Grand National, taken by Nick Smith on Geograph.org.uk (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) Written by Toby Foster (@TobyFost) This coming Saturday, nearly 75,000 spectators will assemble at Aintree Racecourse to see the next star of the equine world crowned. Forty horses,…
‘Enable’: One of the Greats?

‘Enable’: One of the Greats?

Written by Jake Green A week last Sunday, as the grey clouds swirled above Paris Lonchamp, a 4-year-old filly awoke in her temporary accommodation, facing the chance to make history. Enable, John Gosden’s current super horse, had vanquished virtually all…