Tiger Roll has been the favorite to win the race having been victorious 12 weeks past.No horse had won consecutive Grand Nationals because Red Rum did exactly the exact same in 1974, having also won in 1973. Grand national stream.
That only shows how hard a feat it would be to win the racewith 40 runners and cyclists involved.
Bookmakers state #150million could have been bet on the racewith this season that the 172nd period that the Grand National has been run.
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Tiger Roll was ridden by Davy Russell, with coach Gordon Elliott with a race-record 11 runners.
Rathvinden, Anibale Fly, Vintage Clouds and Lake View Lad were also endorsed by many and anticipated to run Tiger Roll close.
Anibale Fly was Barry Geraghty, who broke his leg falling out of Peregrine Run at the Topham Handicap Chase at Aintree on Friday.
Geraghty stated:”It is bad news, sadly. I had been hurt following Peregrine Run dropped in the Topham Chase earlier now and it’s been verified I have broken both my tibia and fibula just above my ankle.
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Tiger Roll went to the Grand National as preferred (Picture: GETTY)
Barry Geraghty missed the Grand National after breaking his leg Friday
Barry Geraghty missed the Grand National after breaking his leg on Friday (Picture: GETTY)
“I have not seen a replay of this collapse yet, but from the sounds of this, it may have been a kick off a horse which ran across the top of me following the collapse that did the harm.
“it is a real sickener to overlook tomorrow because the Grand National is your race that I anticipate more than any other, but overlooking Fairyhouse and Punchestown also is just as sickening.
“With regards to when I will be back, it is too early to state. It is likely going to require surgery to straighten it.”
However did Tiger Roll, Anibale Fly along with others get on now?
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