Jenny Pitman

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 Brendan Powell on his horse Rhyme ‘n’ Reason is led to the winners enclosure after the 1988 Grand National. Photograph: Bob Thomas/Getty Images

Brendan Powell, the rider of 1988 Grand National hero Rhyme ‘N’ Reason, has announced his retirement from the training ranks. The Irishman produced a(...)

Dermot Weld will rely on star young jockey Johnny Burke for Tandem’s bid for success in Sunday’s €100,000 Boylesports Hurdle at Leopardstown. Photograph: Donall Farmer/INPHO

Dermot Weld plans to pitch Tandem into Sunday’s €100,000 Boylesports Hurdle and will turn to star young jockey Johnny Burke for the job of guiding hi(...)

Final preparations take place at Aintree as the fence take off boards are given a fresh coat of paint. Photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

Finding the winner of the Aintree Grand National has traditionally been jump racing’s most powerful selling point to the general public. So for(...)