Tiger Roll heads the market for the Boylesports Irish Grand National

Tiger Roll is the current market leader at 11/2 for the BoyleSports Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse on Easter Monday 5th April 5pm The connections decided not to go for an historic third victory in the Randox Grand National at Aintree on Saturday week. Tiger Roll is set to run in the Irish equivalent onContinue reading “Tiger Roll heads the market for the Boylesports Irish Grand National”

Taps turned on for the drying conditions at Aintree

Thursday 8th April will be the start of the Randox Grand National meeting at Aintree. With the current spell of weather, watering has commenced on the track to ensure good racing ground. Following several days of warm weather, the clerk of the course, Sulekha Varma, has opted to water the National and Mildmay courses, dueContinue reading “Taps turned on for the drying conditions at Aintree”

Trainer Barry Connell aiming for the Boylesports Irish National

Trainer Barry Connell has set a target to win the BoyleSports Irish National at Fairyhouse with Espanito Bello. It would be a great achievement in this, his first year as a trainer Connell’s yellow and blue silks are a familiar sight on Irish racecourses, in fact Connell used to sport them himself for a lotContinue reading “Trainer Barry Connell aiming for the Boylesports Irish National”