Grand National One For Arthur wins at Aintree – video highlights Talking Horses: Lord Windermere tipped to shine in our Grand National preview. The preview night will include a Virtual Tour of the Grand National and a preview of the three days racing by a panel of experts including Grand National winning. The Aintree Grand National is almost upon us and the betting for the April 8th marathon is taking shape with the David Pipe-trained Vieux Lion. Tyrone v Armagh — Preview, team news, betting advice — Start time 4pm We preview the All-Ireland quarter-final Armagh v Tyrone, we also have Grand National - who will make the headlines at Aintree? Keith Hamer makes Zenon his best bet at Chester on Sunday - he has a selection in every race. Read more Grand National tips. Jockey's choice from several possibles for the champion trainer, including Vicente. He has definite claims if building upon that run and is one who needs careful consideration. Tom George fields Saint Are, who was runner-up to Many Clouds a couple of years ago, and the improving youngster Double Shuffle at Aintree and is not inclined to pick between them. Contact Us Cookie Notice. He has been steadily improving this season, winning on reappearance at Kelso and was by no means disgraced to finish fifth in the Becher Chase behind Vieux Lion Rouge, running on strongly at the finish. The only other British-trained runner in a maximum field, dominated by 14 horses wearing the Gigginstown colours, is the Jonjo O'Neill-trained Shutthefrontdoor , who lifted this prize in Set a bold sight out in front in the Gold Cup of but was well beaten when headed and returned from almost a year off when pulling up in the race won by Tenor Nivernais at Ascot, never involved at any stage. View market Alan Dudman 07 April Leave a comment.