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#Aintree

# aintree - All time

Forget the horses - this man just won the Grand National
# Aintree
From The42
# Aintree

Forget the horses - this man just won the Grand National

Apr 8th 2016, 1:06 PM 12,535 Views 7 Comments

“THE IMMERSION.”

Annie Power obliterates rivals to claim stunning double
# Power Play
From The42
# Power Play

Annie Power obliterates rivals to claim stunning double

Apr 7th 2016, 4:53 PM 8,372 Views 5 Comments

Cue Card and On The Fringe also claimed victories on what is proving to be a good opening day for the punters at Aintree.

Spinal injury forces one of Ireland's top jockeys to retire
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Spinal injury forces one of Ireland's top jockeys to retire

Apr 23rd 2015, 3:00 PM 22,075 Views 13 Comments

A statement issued today by Dr Adrian McGoldrick confirmed the news today.

12 of the best images from another busy week of sport
# Snap Happy
From The42
# Snap Happy

12 of the best images from another busy week of sport

Apr 12th 2015, 9:18 PM 6,661 Views 0 Comments

Aintree, Manchester United and Augusta were in the spotlight this week.

12 emotions all clueless Grand National spectators can relate to
# Haven't A Notion
From The Daily Edge
# Haven't A Notion

12 emotions all clueless Grand National spectators can relate to

Apr 11th 2015, 2:35 PM 5,943 Views 3 Comments

Is THAT my horse?

25/1 shot Pineau De Re wins the Aintree Grand National
# Aintree
From The42
# Aintree

25/1 shot Pineau De Re wins the Aintree Grand National

Apr 5th 2014, 4:42 PM 17,724 Views 37 Comments

Leighton Aspell led his mount to glory this afternoon.

McCoy chooses Double Seven as his Grand National mount on Saturday
# Aintree
From The42
# Aintree

McCoy chooses Double Seven as his Grand National mount on Saturday

Apr 3rd 2014, 12:15 PM 3,581 Views 2 Comments

The Antrim man won the race in 2010 on Don’t Push It.

66-1 shot Auroras Encore wins Grand National at Aintree
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

66-1 shot Auroras Encore wins Grand National at Aintree

Apr 6th 2013, 4:28 PM 11,997 Views 51 Comments

Cappa Bleu was second ahead of Teafortree who made a mistake at the last.

All the Grand National statistics you need in one beautiful infographic
# Sure Thing
From The42
# Sure Thing

All the Grand National statistics you need in one beautiful infographic

Apr 6th 2013, 12:30 PM 1,913 Views 0 Comments

Just in case you were wondering where to stick that fiver.

5 fool-proof* ways to pick the winner of this afternoon's Aintree Grand National
# Grand National
From The42
# Grand National

5 fool-proof* ways to pick the winner of this afternoon's Aintree Grand National

Apr 6th 2013, 9:30 AM 11,553 Views 25 Comments

*Warning: Methods advised may not be fool-proof.

Poll: Is the Aintree Grand National cruel?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is the Aintree Grand National cruel?

Apr 6th 2013, 7:30 AM 11,346 Views 115 Comments

Despite recent safety changes to the course, horses continue to die.

In pictures: Ruthless Sprinter Sacre makes it 9-in-a-row on colourful Ladies Day at Aintree
# Aintree
From The42
# Aintree

In pictures: Ruthless Sprinter Sacre makes it 9-in-a-row on colourful Ladies Day at Aintree

Apr 5th 2013, 5:19 PM 13,324 Views 14 Comments

It was another good day for Barry Geraghty.

Little Josh dies at Aintree on eve of Grand National
# Aintree
From The42
# Aintree

Little Josh dies at Aintree on eve of Grand National

Apr 5th 2013, 4:48 PM 4,081 Views 31 Comments

Another fataility mars the second day of racing at the Liverpool venue.

Ted Walsh sees Battlefront die in first race over National fences at Aintree
# Aintree
From The42
# Aintree

Ted Walsh sees Battlefront die in first race over National fences at Aintree

Apr 4th 2013, 5:07 PM 19,352 Views 114 Comments

The Kildare trainer’s daughter Katie was on board.

POLL: Is the Grand National too cruel?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

POLL: Is the Grand National too cruel?

Apr 16th 2012, 10:35 AM 4,162 Views 25 Comments

The showcase event at Aintree has come under strong criticism after two horses suffered fatal injuries on Saturday.

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 3 at Aintree
# Runners And Riders
From The42
# Runners And Riders

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 3 at Aintree

Apr 14th 2012, 8:13 AM 486 Views 0 Comments

Declan Smyth advised three winners on yesterday’s card. Go on, have a look at his picks for Grand National day.

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 2 at Aintree
# Runners And Riders
From The42
# Runners And Riders

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 2 at Aintree

Apr 13th 2012, 8:43 AM 442 Views 0 Comments

A few favourites were turned over yesterday but don’t worry, Declan Smyth is back with tips to get you through this afternoon’s racing on Merseyside.

Wooooo-ney: here's your spooky Wayne Rooney pic of the day
# I'll Be Watching You
From The42
# I'll Be Watching You

Wooooo-ney: here's your spooky Wayne Rooney pic of the day

Apr 12th 2012, 4:00 PM 866 Views 0 Comments

We didn’t think people were being serious when they said Wazza was a shadow of his former self…

History Buck's! Big Buck's wins his 17th straight race at Aintree
# Machine
From The42
# Machine

History Buck's! Big Buck's wins his 17th straight race at Aintree

Apr 12th 2012, 2:45 PM 241 Views 0 Comments

Ruby Walsh says that Big Buck’s has more to offer after the nine-year-old broke Sir Ken’s jumps record at Aintree today.

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 1 at Aintree
# Runners And Riders
From The42
# Runners And Riders

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 1 at Aintree

Apr 12th 2012, 10:39 AM 327 Views 0 Comments

Grand National weekend starts here. Declan Smyth has four tips to get you through the afternoon’s racing on Merseyside.

Ruby Walsh goes out On His Own at Aintree
# Grand National
From The42
# Grand National

Ruby Walsh goes out On His Own at Aintree

Apr 7th 2012, 11:01 AM 314 Views 0 Comments

The leading jockey has chosen to ride the Thyestes Chase winner in next weekend’s John Smith’s Grand National.

Jockey Peter Toole returns home from rehab
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Jockey Peter Toole returns home from rehab

Aug 17th 2011, 11:03 AM 760 Views 2 Comments

Meath man suffered serious head injuries while riding at Aintree in April.

The Morning Score: Wednesday From The42
Live Apr 13th 2011, 7:50 AM

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Toole briefly woken from induced coma From The42
Live Apr 12th 2011, 11:28 AM

Toole briefly woken from induced coma

The Daily Fix: Saturday
Live Apr 9th 2011, 7:00 PM

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Ballabriggs wins the Aintree Grand National From The42
Live Apr 9th 2011, 4:39 PM

Ballabriggs wins the Aintree Grand National

A Pinsticker's Guide to ... the Aintree Grand National From The42
Live Apr 9th 2011, 12:01 PM

A Pinsticker's Guide to ... the Aintree Grand National

Mark Your Card: Grand National day at Aintree From The42
Live Apr 9th 2011, 11:44 AM

Mark Your Card: Grand National day at Aintree

The sports week in pictures... From The42
Live Apr 9th 2011, 9:16 AM

The sports week in pictures...

The Winners Enclosure: Ladies Day From The42
Live Apr 8th 2011, 5:40 PM

The Winners Enclosure: Ladies Day

Mark Your Card: Aintree Day 2
# Ladies Day
From The42
# Ladies Day

Mark Your Card: Aintree Day 2

Apr 8th 2011, 9:48 AM 205 Views 0 Comments

It’s Ladies Day in Liverpool, so Mark Hobbs has slapped on the fake tan and slipped into a pair of high heels.

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Apr 7th 2011, 8:02 PM 4,029 Views 0 Comments

Our usual wrap-up of the day’s news, and some bits you may have missed from the last 24 hours.

Disappointment for Katie as Monty drops out
# Grand National
From The42
# Grand National

Disappointment for Katie as Monty drops out

Apr 7th 2011, 3:38 PM 148 Views 0 Comments

Katie Walsh’s dream of making her Grand National debut has been scuppered by Our Monty’s late withdrawal.

You in? Download TheScore's Grand National office sweepstakes kit
# Flutter
From The42
# Flutter

You in? Download TheScore's Grand National office sweepstakes kit

Apr 7th 2011, 3:05 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

There’s no such thing as a free lunch… unless you win money from your colleagues in the National this weekend, of course.

Mark Your Card: Aintree Day One
# And They're Off
From The42
# And They're Off

Mark Your Card: Aintree Day One

Apr 7th 2011, 10:23 AM 530 Views 1 Comment

Fresh from a successful four days in the Cotswolds, Mark Hobbs is back to preview the first day of the Grand National meeting.

The Grand National: five ways you can hang on to your cash
# Flutter
From The42
# Flutter

The Grand National: five ways you can hang on to your cash

Apr 6th 2011, 1:50 PM 397 Views 0 Comments

The Aintree blue-riband race is the single biggest betting event of the year, so let’s remind ourselves what to do with our hard-earned money when it comes to the nags.

The Morning Score: Tuesday
# Early Doors
From The42
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Mar 29th 2011, 8:00 AM 382 Views 0 Comments

Kelly to lead Ireland tonight, Kilkenny plan without star duo and everything you need to know about the lockout.

Kauto headed for Punchestown debut
# Star Attraction
From The42
# Star Attraction

Kauto headed for Punchestown debut

Mar 28th 2011, 12:28 PM 253 Views 0 Comments

Paul Nicholls’ chaser is targeting the Guinness Gold Cup on May 4 as his final contest of the season.

Russell a doubt for Aintree after Thurles accident
# Out Of Action
From The42
# Out Of Action

Russell a doubt for Aintree after Thurles accident

Mar 25th 2011, 10:54 AM 259 Views 0 Comments

Fractured wrist will sideline jockey for a minimum of two weeks.

Punchestowns to give Cheltenham a miss
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Punchestowns to give Cheltenham a miss

Mar 3rd 2011, 11:04 AM 173 Views 0 Comments

Trainer Nicky Henderson reveals that the eight-year-old is likely to run in Punchestown and Aintree instead.