Charlie McCann’s Grand National Pinstickers’ Guide

STRUGGLING to settle on a horse for the 2013 John Smith’s Grand National? In a special Pinstickers’ Guide, Charlie McCann, PR supremo at BetVictor, provides an insight into all the runners in the world’s greatest horse race, which takes place next Saturday. 1.  Imperial Commander Former Cheltenham Gold Cup winner who is bidding to become …[Read More]

57 stand ground in 2013 Grand National

FORMER Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Imperial Commander (11st 10lb) heads the weights for this year’s John Smith’s Grand National on April 6 after 57 horses stood their ground following today’s scratchings deadline. Nigel Twiston-Davies’ horse  missed the chance to regain his crown at the Cheltenham Festival after a lung infection. But the 12-year-old could bid …[Read More]

2013 Grand National weights: Teaforthree stands out

THE unveiling of the 2013 John Smith’s Grand National weights usually sparks cries of frustration and woe from various trainers and owners. But this year seems to be a little different… so far. The overall reaction seems to be that BHA handicapper Phil Smith has done a credible and fair job in working out the …[Read More]