2013 Grand National preview: look to the Welsh

by Jack Milner of BetVictor. The Aintree Grand National 2013 betting centres around the Irish, with favoured runners from the Willie Mullins and Ted Walsh stables dominating. Willie Mullins has the Graham and Andrea Wylie-owned pair of On His Own and Prince De Beauchene, and although both do look class acts, they are far too …[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’ horseĀ  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 set to rise

THE second that Cheltenham ends, I start thinking about the Grand National. The next declaration stage is tomorrow and the weights are expected to rise with the likely defection of Albertas Run (11st 8lb). With doubts about Imperial Commander (11st 6lb), it could leave Quito De La Roque and What A Friend with top weight …[Read More]