Remaining Irish line-up for the Randox Grand National

Bristol De Mai heads a maximum field of 40 for the Randox Grand National on Saturday. Ireland have strong entries in the race but the strongly-fancied Secret Reprieve is only a second reserve at this stage. Secret Reprieve, trained by Evan Williams, won the Welsh National in December and has been set up for aContinue reading “Remaining Irish line-up for the Randox 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”