2019 Grand National | The Sportsman
The 2019 Grand National takes place at Aintree on Saturday 6th April.
- 4 miles 2 furlongs
- Winner £500,000, 2nd £200,000, 3rd 100,000, 4th £65,000, 5th £40,000, 6th £30,000, 7th £20,000, 8th £15,000, 9th £10,000, 10th £5,000
- max 40 runners
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This week is one of the key episodes of the season as the team preview the 2019 Aintree Grand National and make their picks for the world's most famous steeplechase.
A memorable Grand National yesterday ended in a famous victory for Tiger Roll and the Gordon Elliott trained chaser is looking well at home today after his exerts in Liverpool yesterday.
What a fantastic horse.
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary delayed one of his own flights on Saturday evening...because he was the late arrival!
The race horse owner was late for the flight having just won the Grand National with Tiger Roll, but disgruntled passengers were compensated with free drinks on the flight back to Ireland!
It's Grand National day at Aintree of course but there is plenty of other great action in Liverpool to look forward to...
The Grade 1 2m Maghull Novices' Chase has gone to the Paul Nicholls trained Diego Du Charmil in a thrilling contest ahead of odds-on favourite Petit Mouchoir.
A stunning afternoon of sport.