Who is running in the Grand National 2021?

Finishing order

Position Name SP
1 Minella Times 11/1
2 Balko Des Flos 100/1
3 Any Second Now 15/2
4 Burrows Saint 9/1

How many horses ran in the Grand National 2021?

106 Initial Entries in January 2021 (one more than 2020) 42 Irish Entries. 16 Entries trained by Gordon Elliott.

Who is going to win the Grand National 2021?

Cloth Cap is the new favourite for Grand National 2021 according to ante post odds. Tiger Roll, the people’s favourite for the 2021 Grand National has been withdrawn after receiving a weight far higher than what he carried to victory in 2019.

Who are the runners in the Grand National?


  • 1st – Minella Times (Rachael Blackmore) 11/1.
  • 2nd – Balko Des Flos (Aidan Coleman) 100/1.
  • 3rd – Any Second Now (Mark Walsh) 15/2.
  • 4th – Burrows Saint (Mr P W Mullins) 9/1.
  • 5th – Farclas (Jack Kennedy) 16/1.
  • 6th – Blaklion (Harry Skelton) 50/1.
  • 7th – Discorama (B J Cooper) 16/1.

Is the Grand National 2021 still on?

The 2021 Grand National is due to be held in its usual April slot, with the festival starting on Thursday April 8 and running until Saturday April 10, with the main race on the Saturday.

Is the Grand National still running?

The next Grand National three-day meeting will run between Thursday 8th April to Saturday 10th April 2021, with the Grand National always staged on the final day – in 2021 this will be on 10th April.

Did all horses survive Grand National 2021?

Animal Aid has called for a ban on the three-day Grand National Meeting after Houx Gris and The Long Mile were killed, bringing the death total for the three-day event to 55 horses since the year 2000.

Is there any GREY horses in the 2021 Grand National?

So there you have it. Seven potential grey runners entered into the 2021 Grand National. Realistically, only four are absolutely guaranteed their spot with two more playing the waiting game. Though they have an excellent chance of also making the cut.

How many horses are running in the Grand National?

40 horses 600 million people will watch the race in over 140 countries with more than 70,000 in attendance at Aintree on the day. 40 horses and their jockeys will line-up in what is the ultimate test in British horse racing. The Grand National course has much larger fences than normal.

Is Rachel Blackmore racing at Ascot?

RACHAEL BLACKMORE is a shock Royal Ascot entry after the Grand National hero was booked to ride on Tuesday. The five-year-old horse has been entered in the 2m 3f Ascot Stakes at 5pm on day one of the five-day festival.

Is the Grand National Virtual 2021?

Virtual Grand National Results from April 9 Leading commentator Stewart Machin takes the mic as the race plays out virtually hours before the real event. In 2021, the Virtual Grand National will be held on Friday 9th April at 8pm GMT on iTV4.

Will there be a virtual Grand National 2021?

The Grand National Race of Champions virtual race will air on Friday April 9 at 8pm on ITV4. Meanwhile, the 40 runners from this year, will virtually take to the course on ITV1 at 1pm ahead of the real race on Saturday April 10.

What happened to the long mile in the Grand National 2021?

While it is accurate to say The Long Mile was euthanised after the April 10 race at Aintree Racecourse, the photo did not depict that moment. The Long Mile, a seven-year-old gelding, had suffered an injury while running on a flat section of the Grand National race (here).

Is the Grand National going ahead?

The 2020 event was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but this year’s big race is due to go ahead on Saturday 10 April.

Which horse died at Grand National 2021?

The Long Mile List of fatalities

Year Horse Fate
2021 The Long Mile Pulled up
2019 Up For Review Brought down
2012 Synchronised Fell
2012 According to Pete Brought down

How many winners has Rachael Blackmore?

It takes Blackmore to 91 winners, four behind leader Paul Townend in the title race, and is a career best total in Ireland for a season, surpassing the 90 mark she achieved in 2018-19. She also has eight winners in England this season after her exploits at Cheltenham and Aintree.

How many horses were hurt in the Grand National 2021?

53 horses have been killed at the three-day Grand National Meeting since the year 2000.

Is Tiger roll running in the 2021 Grand National?

“We therefore regret to announce that Tiger Roll will be removed from the Grand National. “In these circumstances, as we previously advised, Tiger Roll will not run.” Last year’s Grand National did not take place due to the coronavirus pandemic but the 2021 edition is coming up on Saturday, April 10.

Has a grey horse ever won the Grand National?

The Grand National is back for its 173rd running but, incredibly, just three grey horses have won the world’s greatest steeplechase. Fast forward 90 years to 1961 when the Irish-bred Nicolaus Silver defied odds of 28/1 to become the second grey to do the business.

Where does Henry de Bromhead train?

Knockeen, Co. Waterford has been the de Bromhead family stead of training for many years with Henry taking it on from his father Harry’s lead in 2000. The yard is best known for its successes in the national hunt field but is now building up a competitive contingent for the flat upsides its jumping stable stars.

Is Rachael Blackmore injured?

Almost 100 days after fracturing an ankle and picking up a hip injury in a fall at Killarney in July Rachael Blackmore returns to action this weekend. Irish racing’s highest-profile figure teams up with the Henry De Bromhead Balko Des Flos in a handicap hurdle at Galway on Saturday.

How old is Rachael Blackmore?

32 years (July 11, 1989) Rachael Blackmore/Age

Who won ITV virtual Grand National 2021?

Congratulations to Rachael Blackmore, the first ever female jockey to win the Grand National, riding Minella Times (5th in the #VGN21)!

How much horsepower does a Grand National have?

Buick Grand National Makes 550 Horsepower For Daily Driven Fun: Video.

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