It is the final day of the Dante meeting and after giving winners priced 5/1, 10/3 and 14/1 at York on Thursday, see what we have in store on the Knavesmire for Friday. 587 more words
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By Simon Jackson.
Aintree officials have expressed their delight following news that the 2016 Crabbie’s Grand National attracted a peak live UK television audience of more than 10 million. 339 more words
Although the 39 horses who started under orders in the 2016 Aintree Grand National steeplechase all reportedly came back safely, that cannot be said for the four horses who were killed overall at the three day event. 468 more words
Four racehorses have died at this year’s Grand National, making it the most deadly race in five years .
There has already been an outcry from activists calling for reform to make the famous and dangerous race course at Aintree safer – or ban horse racing altogether. 151 more words