Jockeys ride their horses after starting the Grand National at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool. Photograph: Getty Images

Racing’s rulers should consider a reduction in the number of runners in the Grand National, according to David Muir, racing consultant for the RSPCA a(...)

Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool: Tiger Roll ridden by Davy Russell runs past the post to win the 2018  Grand National. Photograph:  Conor Molloy/Getty Images

Officials at Aintree have described the actions of vandals who caused damage to the Grand National course as “very disappointing”. It is believed a v(...)

Willie Mullins: will send  Pleasant Company and Children’s List to the National alongside Total Recall.

It’s almost a century since a 13-year-old runner has won the Randox Aintree Grand National although age appears to be far from wearying a trio of Iris(...)

 Katie Walsh is unseated from Distime during the Foxhunters Chase. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Katie Walsh is still hoping to ride Wonderful Charm in Saturday’s Randox Health Grand National at Aintree. It had initially been reported that Walsh(...)