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WATCH: Michael O'Leary delays Ryanair flight to announce free bar following Grand National victory

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 22:23
You would think Davy Russell and Michael O'Leary would have boarded a private jet to return to Ireland following their Grand National success with Tiger Roll.
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'This one's for Pat' - Davy Russell pays emotional tribute to ill jockey Smullen after Grand National triumph

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 18:27
Racing fans have heaped praise on Grand National-winning jockey Davy Russell after he dedicated his victory to fellow jockey Pat Smullen, who was diagnosed with a tumour in March.
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More success for Gordon Elliott and Davy Russell as Tiger Roll wins 2018 Grand National in dramatic photo finish

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 17:43
Tiger Roll and Davy Russell held on to claim a dramatic victory in the Randox Health Grand National at Aintree.
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Grand National 2018: Tiger Roll holds off Pleasant Company to claim big race

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 16:19
Follow all the action from the Grand National at 5.15pm.
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Speed, danger ... and dreams

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 15:00
It's 179 years since Lottery won the first Grand National while Captain Becher took refuge in his infamous Brook and cursed the taste of water without whiskey.
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Pinstickers' Guide and who our experts are backing in today's Aintree Grand National

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 09:12
The Grand National is off at 5.15 at Aintree. You can follow all the action on our live blog from 4.30 but before then, here is your in-depth guide to pick a winner.
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Wayne Bailey: Raz De Maree set to land a National place at a big price

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 02:30
A chap by the name of Pitirim Sorokin, who was a Russian-born American sociologist, coined the phrase quantophrenia in the 1950s. It means having an obsessive reliance on statistics and figures.
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'If it gets a run on you it's a vicious circle' - Murphy on weight battle

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 02:30
"MY heart is pounding. Me, Timmy Murphy from Kilcullen in Kildare, Grand National-winning jockey. It almost doesn't seem right."
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Tiger can roar for Elliott as he goes back to where it all began

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 02:30
Given what he has gone on to achieve, it's amazing that Gordon Elliott hadn't even trained a winner in Ireland when Silver Birch secured the Aintree Grand National 11 years ago.
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Politologue puts Nicholls back into the spoylight with Melling glory

Sat, 14/04/2018 - 02:30
Politologue thrust Paul Nicholls and Sam Twiston-Davies back into the limelight with a thrilling victory in the JLT Melling Chase at Aintree.
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'It is 20 years ago today I lost him, but thank you Aintree' - Poignant victory for John Hales

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 18:15
Politologue thrust Paul Nicholls and Sam Twiston-Davies back into the limelight with a thrilling victory in the JLT Melling Chase at Aintree.
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Minella Rocco's withdrawal means 2015 Irish Grand National winner is guaranteed a run in Aintree feature

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 11:10
Top-weight Minella Rocco has been declared a non-runner in the Randox Health Grand National at Aintree on Saturday on account of the ground.
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Watch: Jamie Codd given 17-day whip ban and will miss two days of Punchestown festival after landing Aintree bumper

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 08:35
Jamie Codd will miss the Thursday and Friday of the Punchestown after he was handed a £400 fine and a 17-day ban for overuse of the whip in his victory on Getaway Katie Mai at Aintree yesterday.
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Grand National Festival 2018: Our experts give their tips for Day Two

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 07:44
It's Day Two if the Grand National festival at Aintree today and Ireland are sending over a strong raiding party. Here is a preview of the action and top tips from our experts.
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Might Bite proves his class as Jacob thrives

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 02:30
Might Bite made light of a gruelling Gold Cup run last month to stamp his class all over the Betway Bowl on day one of Aintree's Grand National meeting with trainer Nicky Henderson declaring it "as good a round of jumping as you'll ever see".
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'Balko' can see off Min in Melling duel

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 02:30
The headline act on day two of Aintree's Grand National meeting is just that as Irish duo Balko Des Flos and Min collide in the Melling Chase (3.25).
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Dual Classic hero Capri to score on return

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 02:30
There's no shortage of class on show in a seven-race Naas card today with the notable return of last year's Irish Derby and Doncaster St Leger hero Capri.
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Watch: L'Ami Serge outstays Jessica Harrington's Supasundae to land the Aintree Hurdle

Thu, 12/04/2018 - 15:52
L'Ami Serge won for the first time since the French Champion Hurdle in June in the Betway Aintree Hurdle.
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Watch: Gold Cup runner-up Might Bite cruises to victory in the Betway Bowl Chase at Aintree

Thu, 12/04/2018 - 15:13
Might Bite stamped his class on the Betway Bowl with a comfortable victory at Aintree.
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Kemboy can bounce back from National fall to prevail

Thu, 12/04/2018 - 02:30
Neither Willie Mullins nor Gordon Elliott are represented on day one of the Aintree Grand National meeting and today's Limerick meeting is the benefactor, with a cracking eight-race card as they continue their gripping battle for the Irish trainers' championship.
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