Grand National Racecard

We are just hours away from the greatest horse race on earth and it is time to put your pins down, or pick the best name from the bunch or go for your favourite coloured silks in the line up and make your 2015 Grand National selections. We hope to be able to assist you in making your choices and getting the best price on our odds comparison racecard below. Many of you will not have an online betting account and this is a very simple thing to set up, simply click the bookmakers name below alongside the horses and you can open an account within minutes.

No.
Runner
Odds
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Lord Windermere

Lord Windermere    Form: 1-373P    (T: J Culloty / J: Robbie McNamara)    Age: 9    Weight: 11st 10lbs

2014 Gold Cup winner who has to be respected but pulled up in defence of that last time out and off of top weight here. Others are preferred.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Lord Windermere
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Many Clouds

Many Clouds    Form: 4-1116    (T: O Sherwood / J: L Aspell)    Age: 8    Weight: 11st 9lbs

Hennessy winner who was 6th in the Gold Cup last time out. Strong galloper who should enjoy the trip. Would want some juice in the ground.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Many Clouds
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Unioniste

Unioniste    Form: 38-613    (T: P Nicholls / J: N Fehily)    Age: 7    Weight: 11st 6lbs

Ten lengths behind Gold Cup winner last time out at Newbury for National winning trainer and owner. Last 7-year-old winner was 1940.  -  6 Places

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Unioniste
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Rocky Creek

Rocky Creek    Form: 25-2P1    (T: P Nicholls / J: Sam Twiston-Davies)    Age: 9    Weight: 11st 3lbs

Top class chaser who was 5th last year and looks well in for another crack. Should be better for another year's experience. Big player.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Rocky Creek
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First Lieutenant

First Lieutenant    Form: -24683    (T: M Morris / J: Nina Carberry)    Age: 10    Weight: 11st 3lbs

Grade 1 winning chaser who has lost his spark recently. Extra trip may help but hard to fancy on recent form and has plenty of weight.  -  £50 Free Bet

5
First Lieutenant
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Balthazar King

Balthazar King    Form: 12-F11    (T: P Hobbs / J: R Johnson)    Age: 11    Weight: 11st 2lbs

Top class horse who was 2nd last year and has been prepared to go one better ever since. Wants decent ground and goes well fresh.  -  £50 Free Bet

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Balthazar King
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Shutthefrontdoor

Shutthefrontdoor    Form: 2461-1    (T: Jonjo O'Neill / J: A P McCoy)    Age: 8    Weight: 11st 2lbs

Irish Grand National winner and the final National mount of AP McCoy. Strong stayer who has been off since November. Big player.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Shutthefrontdoor
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Pineau De Re

Pineau De Re    Form: 1-0P80    (T: Dr R Newland / J: D Jacob)    Age: 12    Weight: 11st

2014 hero aiming to become first dual winner since Red Rum. Loves trip and fences but a hike in the weights and history suggests this will be tougher.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Pineau De Re
9
Ballycasey

Ballycasey    Form: -2173P    (T: W Mullins / J: Ruby Walsh)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 13lbs

Grade 1 winning novice chaser who has disappointed this season. Class on his day but needs plenty more on recent form.  -  6 Places

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Ballycasey
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Spring Heeled

Spring Heeled    Form: 015-44    (T: J Culloty / J: Nick Scholfield)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 12lbs

Former Festival winner prepared for the National all season and loves decent ground. Strong stayer with every chance but trainer woefully out of form.  -  £50 Free Bet

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Spring Heeled
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Rebel Rebellion

Rebel Rebellion    Form: 454121    (T: P Nicholls / J: Ryan Mahon)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 12lbs

Good record over the National fences in the Grand Sefton and in great form this season. Question marks over class but handicapper still chasing him.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Rebel Rebellion
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Dolatulo

Dolatulo    Form: 028180    (T: W Greatrex / J: Dougie Costello)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 11lbs

Improving handicapper who won a good race at Wetherby on Boxing Day but has disappointed since. Should like the trip but lacks the class.  -  5 Places

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Dolatulo
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Mon Parrain

Mon Parrain    Form: 1-P015    (T: P Nicholls / J: Sean Bowen)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 11lbs

Won a decent handicap at Cheltenham on New Year's Day but down the field in the Becher Chase at Aintree in December. Plenty to find.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Mon Parrain
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Carlito Brigante

Carlito Brigante    Form: -32213    (T: Karen McLintock / J: Brian Harding)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 10lbs

NON RUNNER  -  £50 Free Bet

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Carlito Brigante
15
Night In Milan

Night In Milan    Form: -40233    (T: K Reveley / J: James Reveley)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 9lbs

Placed in three tough handicaps at Doncaster including last time out in the Grimthorpe. Rock solid but handicapper may have him.  -  5 Places

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Night In Milan
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Rubi Light

Rubi Light    Form: 545211    (T: R A Hennessy / J: A E Lynch)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 9lbs

A former Grade 1 winning chaser who has returned to form recently with two quick wins at a lower level. Unlikely to be good enough now but no mug.  -  5 Places

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Rubi Light
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The Druids Nephew

The Druids Nephew    Form: -12751    (T: N Mulholland / J: Aidan Coleman)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 9lbs

Recent Cheltenham Festival winner who looks well in at the weights and could still be improving. Relatively inexperienced at eight but very interesting.  -  £20 Free Bet

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The Druids Nephew
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Cause Of Causes

Cause Of Causes    Form: 20-751    (T: G Elliott / J: Paul Carberry)    Age: 7    Weight: 10st 9lbs

Strong stayer who won the four mile race at Cheltenham recently. Looks ahead of the handicapper but at just 7, age is against him, for now.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Cause Of Causes
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Godsmejudge

Godsmejudge    Form: 23-P50    (T: A King / J: Wayne Hutchinson)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 8lbs

Guaranteed stayer who won the 2013 Scottish Grand National. Needs to bounce back after three average runs of late but can't be ruled out.  -  £50 Free Bet

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Godsmejudge
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Al Co

Al Co    Form: 1-0P33    (T: P Bowen / J: Denis O'Regan)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 8lbs

Scottish Grand National winner who jumped poorly in the Becher Chase over the National fences in December. Strong stayer who could feature if he stands up.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Al Co
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Monbeg Dude

Monbeg Dude    Form: -24430    (T: M Scudamore / J: Liam Treadwell)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 7lbs

Strong stayer who won the Welsh National in 2013 and was 7th here last season. May have missed best chance but clearly no mug.  -  5 Places

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Monbeg Dude
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Corrin Wood

Corrin Wood    Form: 10-33P    (T: D McCain / J: D J Casey)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 7lbs

Strong stayer who loves soft ground for National winning trainer. Only been average this season though and shouldn't be good enough.  -  5 Places

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Corrin Wood
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The Rainbow Hunter

The Rainbow Hunter    Form: 261U-P    (T: K Bailey / J: David Bass)    Age: 11    Weight: 10st 7lbs

Failed to finish the last two Nationals despite being fancied by some and his best chance appears to have gone. Pulled up on only start this season.  -  £20 Free Bet

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The Rainbow Hunter
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Saint Are

Saint Are    Form: F-3331    (T: T George / J: Paddy Brennan)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 6lbs

Got round in 2013 and has looked better than ever for new yard of late. May find a few too good but he jumps well and is hard to dislike.  -  £50 Free Bet

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Saint Are
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Across The Bay

Across The Bay    Form: 0-800B    (T: D McCain / J: Henry Brooke)    Age: 11    Weight: 10st 6lbs

Finished last two Nationals without being placed and best chance has probably gone now. Not shown much this season. No thanks.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Across The Bay
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Tranquil Sea

Tranquil Sea    Form: 31P0-5    (T: W Greatrex / J: Gavin Sheehan)    Age: 13    Weight: 10st 5lbs

A decent horse in his day but a teenager now and should struggle in this company. May plod on round but hard to make a case for this one.  -  5 Places

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Tranquil Sea
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Oscar Time

Oscar Time    Form: 111U14    (T: R Waley-Cohen / J: Mr S Waley-Cohen)    Age: 14    Weight: 10st 5lbs

Aintree specialist who has been placed twice and won the Becher last December over National fences. Should finish but almost old enough to vote.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Oscar Time
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Bob Ford

Bob Ford    Form: 120P1P    (T: Miss R Curtis / J: Paul Townend)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 4lbs

Mud lark who will need conditions to fall in his favour to have any chance. Pulled up on two of his last three starts. Hard to fancy.  -  £50 Free Bet

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Bob Ford
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Super Duty

Super Duty    Form: /P2-67    (T: I Williams / J: Will Kennedy)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 4lbs

Relatively lightly raced chaser who was a decent novice in his day. Not shown much on two recent starts after over a year off. Thanks but no thanks.  -  6 Places

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Super Duty
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Wyck Hill

Wyck Hill    Form: P16-2F    (T: D Bridgwater / J: )    Age: 11    Weight: 10st 4lbs

Looked decent on his return from a lay-off when 2nd at Chepstow in January but he fell in the Eider when not going great. No thanks.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Wyck Hill
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Gas Line Boy

Gas Line Boy    Form: -P11P4    (T: P Hobbs / J: James Best)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 4lbs

Two quick wins in the Autumn but two below par runs since including when pulled up in the Welsh National. Shouldn't be good enough.  -  5 Places

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Gas Line Boy
32
Chance Du Roy

Chance Du Roy    Form: P46-55    (T: P Hobbs / J: Tom O'Brien)    Age: 11    Weight: 10st 4lbs

Experienced chaser who has a good record over the National fences. 6th last year and can get around again at a decent price.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Chance Du Roy
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Portrait King

Portrait King    Form: 8P1292    (T: M Phelan / J: Davy Condon)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 3lbs

Dour stayer who could be plugging on at the end at a big price. 2012 Eider winner over 4m1f but recent form not at that level.  -  5 Places

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Portrait King
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Owega Star

Owega Star    Form: 3-8256    (T: P Fahey / J: Robbie Power)    Age: 8    Weight: 10st 3lbs

Solid handicapper who disappointed last time out at Naas when well fancied. Looks to have a decent mark but up to his neck in it here.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Owega Star
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River Choice

River Choice    Form: U58P14    (T: R Chotard / J: )    Age: 12    Weight: 10st 3lbs

French raider who has won some decent races at home but looks well out of his depth here. Used to heavy ground. One to draw a line through.  -  5 Places

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River Choice
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Court By Surprise

Court By Surprise    Form: 265-11    (T: Miss E Lavelle / J: Richie McLernon)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 3lbs

Won his last two starts before Christmas and has been kept fresh since. Looks a strong stayer with a fair weight. No mug.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Court By Surprise
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Alvarado

Alvarado    Form: 51P4-5    (T: Fergal O'Brien / J: )    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 3lbs

Stayed on well to finish 4th last year and has been aimed at a repeat ever since. Strong stayer who needed his prep run. Each-Way player.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Alvarado
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Soll

Soll    Form: 50-P11    (T: D Pipe / J: Tom Scudamore)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 2lbs

Finished 7th two years ago but looks better than ever since joining new yard with two successive wins recently and looks well in. One for the short-list.  -  £50 Free Bet

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Soll
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Ely Brown

Ely Brown    Form: 0115-P    (T: C Longsdon / J: Brian Hughes)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 2lbs

A dour stayer who could well be plodding on but will want some juice in the ground to have even the slightest of chances at this level.  -  £20 Free Bet

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Ely Brown
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Royale Knight

Royale Knight    Form: 3-4132    (T: Dr R Newland / J: Brendan Powell)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 2lbs

Former winner over 4m who won the Durham National over 3m6f in October for National winning trainer. Ran well over hurdles last time. Hard to ignore.  -  5 Places

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Royale Knight
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Baileys Concerto

Baileys Concerto    Form: 113625    (T: Mrs D Sayer / J: Brian Hughes)    Age: 9    Weight: 10st 2lbs

NON RUNNER  -  £50 Free Bet

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Baileys Concerto
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Duke Of Lucca

Duke Of Lucca    Form: 5F57U8    (T: P Hobbs / J: )    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 2lbs

NON RUNNER  -  £20 Free Bet

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Duke Of Lucca
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Raz De Maree

Raz De Maree    Form: 38-842    (T: Ms S Hughes / J: J J Burke)    Age: 10    Weight: 10st 1lbs

NON RUNNER  -  6 Places

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Raz De Maree