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Crabbie's Grand National 2014

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Ask anyone which horse race is the most famous in the world, and you'll almost certainly receive just one answer. The Aintree Grand National. No other race can compare with the most talked about, most magical race.

The 2014 running of the race is on Saturday 5th April at 4:15pm. If you only bet once a year, it's likely that the Grand National is the event you'll choose to bet on.

We've pulled together a number of bookmaker sites that are offering Free Bets and Special Offers on the Grand National, so you can get the best value for your bets.

Grand National Information

Aintree Grand National Guide
Information about the Grand National direct from the course. The site includes all the latest news in the build up to the race, plus podcasts and an online brochure, with details of tickets, badges and hospitality.

Racingpost Grand National
Latest news and features for the 2014 grand national, plus full race cards for all the races at the aintree meeting, tips on picking the winner, videos and photo gallery. Their guide to the meeting includes information on how to get there, dress code, where to eat and drink, where to stay, information about the fences and details of past winners.

At The Races Grand National microsite
Latest news, runners guide (including video form for each of the likely runners), stats analysis and course guide.

Aintree Grand National
Unofficial site providing information on the Grand National, including history of the race and a list of previous winners.

Grand-National.me.uk
Unofficial guide to the aintree race, includes list of the runners, colour coded based on their view of the horses chances of winning, four point guide to picking the winner of the race, history of the race and grand national trivia.

Grand National World
Information site dedicated to the worlds greatest steeplechase.

Grand National Records
History of the race, including past winners, favourites records, top jockey, trainer and women riders records, chronicle of the race, trivia and preview of this years race.

Grand National (Hyak)
Site dedicated to the grand national. Includes a preview for the race, plus stories from previous years race's.

Grand National Race
A guide to the Aintree Grand National, including analysis of each of the runners in the race and their tips of who will win and which horses have the best outside chance.

Grand-National 2014
Latest information on the runners in the 2014 grand national. The site also includes news updates on the jockeys and trainers, details on some of the famous fences and their tips to finding the winner of the big race.

Grand National 2014
Blog site with news and information about the race, including an A-Z guide and summary of each of the horses in the race.

Recent Past Results

2014 : Crabbie's Grand National Chase (Grade 3 Handicap)
Going : Good (National Course: Good to40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Pineau De Re Dr R D P NewlandL P Aspell25/1
2Balthazar King P J HobbsR Johnson14/1
3Double Seven M BrassilA P McCoy10/1
4Alvarado F M O'BrienPaul Moloney33/1
 
2013 : John Smith's Grand National Chase (Grade 3 Handicap)
Going : Good (Good to Soft in places; 40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Auroras Encore Mrs S J SmithRyan Mania66/1
2Cappa Bleu Evan WilliamsPaul Moloney12/1
3Teaforthree Miss R CurtisNick Scholfield10/1
4Oscar Time M M LynchMr S Waley-Cohen66/1
 
2012 : John Smith's Grand National Chase (Grade 3 Handicap)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Neptune Collonges P F NichollsD A Jacob33/1
2Sunnyhillboy Jonjo O'NeillR P Mclernon16/1
3Seabass T M WalshMs K Walsh8/1
4Cappa Bleu Evan WilliamsPaul Moloney16/1
 
2011 : John Smith's Grand National Chase (Grade 3 Handicap)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1BallaBriggs D McCain JnrJ M Maguire14/1
2Oscar Time M M LynchMr S Waley-Cohen14/1
3Don't Push It Jonjo O'NeillA P McCoy9/1
4State of PlayEvan WilliamsPaul Moloney28/1
 
2010 : John Smith's Grand National Chase (grade 3 Handicap)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Don't Push It Jonjo O'NeillA P McCoy10/1
2Black Apalachi D T HughesDenis O'regan14/1
3State of PlayEvan WilliamsPaul Moloney16/1
4Big Fella ThanksP F NichollsB J Geraghty10/1
 
2009 : John Smith's Grand National Chase (handicap) (grade 3)
Going : Good to Soft, Good in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Mon Mome Miss V WilliamsL Treadwell100/1
2Comply Or Die D PipeT J Murphy14/1
3My Will P F NichollsR Walsh8/1
4State of PlayEvan WilliamsPaul Moloney14/1
 
2008 : John Smith's Grand National Handicap Chase (grade 3)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Comply Or Die D PipeT J Murphy7/1
2King Johns CastleA L T MooreP Carberry20/1
3Snowy Morning W P MullinsD J Casey16/1
4Slim Pickings T J TaaffeB J Geraghty10/1
 
2007 : John Smith's Grand National Chase (handicap) (grade 3)
Going : Good40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Silver Birch G ElliottR M Power33/1
2Mckelvey P BowenT J O'brien12/1
3Slim Pickings T J TaaffeB J Geraghty33/1
4Philson Run Nick WilliamsD Jacob100/1
 
2006 : John Smith's Grand National Handicap Chase (grade 3)
Going : Good to Soft40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1NumbersixvalverdeM BrassilN P Madden11/1
2Hedgehunter W P MullinsR Walsh5/1
3Clan Royal Jonjo O'NeillA P McCoy5/1
4Nil Desperandum Ms F M CrowleyT P Treacy33/1
 
2005 : John Smith's Grand National Handicap Chase (Grade 3)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Hedgehunter W P MullinsR Walsh7/1
2Royal Auclair P F NichollsChristian Williams40/1
3Simply GiftedJonjo O'NeillB Harding66/1
4It Takes Time M C PipeT J Murphy18/1
 
2004 : Martell Grand National
Going : Good39 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Amberleigh House D McCainG Lee16/1
2Clan Royal Jonjo O'NeillL Cooper10/1
3Lord Atterbury M PipeM Bradburne40/1
4Monty's Pass James Joseph ManganB J Geraghty20/1
 
2003 : Martell Cognac Grand National Chase (Showcase Handicap)
Going : Good40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Monty's Pass James Joseph ManganB J Geraghty16/1
2Supreme Glory P MurphyL Aspell40/1
3Amberleigh House D McCainG Lee33/1
4Gunner WelburnA M BaldingB Fenton16/1
 
2002 : Martell Grand National Chase (Showcase Handicap)
Going : Good40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Bindaree N A Twiston-DaviesJ Culloty20/1
2What's Up Boys P HobbsR Johnson10/1
3Blowing Wind M PipeA P McCoy8/1
4Kingsmark M TodhunterR Walsh16/1
 
2001 : Martell Grand National Chase (Showcase Handicap)
Going : Heavy40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Red MarauderN MasonRichard Guest33/1
2Smarty M PitmanT J Murphy16/1
3Blowing Wind M PipeA P McCoy16/1
4Papillon T WalshR Walsh14/1
 
2000 : Martell Grand National Chase (Showcase Handicap)
Going : Good, Good to Firm in places40 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Papillon T WalshR Walsh10/1
2Mely Moss C R EgertonN Williamson25/1
3Niki Dee P BeaumontR Supple25/1
4Brave Highlander J GiffordP Hide50/1
 
Extra Place(s) on Each-Way Bets

Bet Victor and Betfred will pay out ¼ odds, the first 6 places for eachway bets in the Grand National:

Also the following bookmakers will pay out ¼ odds for the first 5 places:

bet365 Paddy Power Sky Bet Boylesports
BetInternet Boylesports Boylesports Betfair

If you fancy betting place only you can place a bet via one of the following:

Betfair Betdaq
Best Odds Guaranteed

On the day of the Grand National, take an early bird or board price (antepost bets not included) on the race, with any of the following bookmakers and if the SP is greater they'll pay out at the bigger price:

bet365
William Hill Ladbrokes Stan James
BetVictor BetInternet Paddy Power Betfred
Boylesports Racebets Skybet Coral
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Free Bet on The 2014 Grand National

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Watch The Race Live Via Your PC

If you're unable to get to a TV and you don't want to miss the action. Place a bet on the race with one of the following bookmakers and you can watch a live stream of the race via their site:

bet365
William Hill Ladbrokes Stan James
BetVictor Paddy Power Betfair Skybet
Boylesports Coral    
Grand National Sweepstake Kit

If you'd like an extra interest in the race, why not arrange a Grand National Sweepstake. Our Grand National Sweepstake Kit gives you exactly what you need to arrange one.

Grand National Sweepstake Kit