Tiger Roll given top weight for Grand National hat-trick bid
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Tiger Roll given top weight for Grand National hat-trick bid

Uncertainty about whether Tiger Roll will bid for an unprecedented third successive victory in the Grand National at Aintree could continue well into next month following the publication of the weights on Tuesday, when Michael O’Leary, the 10-year-old’s owner, received only a small portion of the encouragement he was hoping for from the handicapper for… […]

Grand National: Handicapper has his say on weights
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Grand National: Handicapper has his say on weights

British Horseracing Authority handicapper Martin Greenwood is looking forward to what he described as arguably the “highest-quality” Grand National in years after making Tiger Roll and stablemate Delta Work joint top-weights on 11st 10lb for the Aintree spectacular. The Gordon Elliott-trained Tiger Roll has claimed the world-famous race in each of the past two seasons and… […]