HORSEMANSHIP AND THE USE OF A WHIP.
REVIEW THE GRAND NATIONAL 2011
The race that will go down in history as the race that started to transform British horseracing in recognition of all the true bloodhorse literate achievers.
WIN: BALLABRIGGS (IRE) 10 11-0 JASON MAGUIRE 14-1
SECOND: OSCAR TIME (IRE) 10 10-9 Mr SAM WALEY-COHEN 14-1.
PRIZE £201,590.00. Beaten two and a quarter lengths
THIRD: DON’T PUSH IT (IRE) 11.11-10 A P McCOY 9-1.
PRIZE £ 100,890.00. Beaten 12 lengths
FORTH: STATE OF PLAY 11 10-6 PAUL MALONEY 28-1
PRIZE £ 50,445.00. Beaten 2 lengths.
FIFTH. NICHE MARKET (IRE) 10 10-13 HARRY SKELTON 16-1.
PRIZE £25,270.00. Beaten 7 lengths
SIXTH: THE MIDNIGHT CLUB (IRE) 10.10-13 RUBY WALSH 15/2 fav.
PRIZE £12,635.00. Beaten 4 lengths.
SEVENTH: BIG FELLA THANKS 9 11-1 GRAHAM LEE 12-1.
PRIZE £6,270.00. Beaten 13 lengths.
EIGHTH: SURFACE TO AIR 10 10-4 TOM MESSENGER 100-1.
PRIZE £3,230.00. Beaten head. A total of 40 lengths off the winner.
40 HORSES RAN. 19 HORSE'S FINISHED.
VIC VENTURI A E LYNCH Brought down at the 2nd fence. 50-1.
WEST END ROCKER ROBERT THORNTON Brought down at 6th fence 33-1.
TIDAL BAY BRIAN HUGHES Unseated rider 10th fence. 28-1.
QUOLIBET M P WALSH Blundered 6th , blundered and unseated rider 11th. 100-1.
MAJESTIC CONCOURDE Mr R P McNAMARA Unseated rider 7 out 20-1.
WHAT A FRIEND DARYL JACOB Pulled up before 4 out. 12-1
HELLO BUD SAM TWISTON-DAVIES Weakened 19th mistake 3 out pulled up. 20-1
SANTA'S SON JAMIE MOORE Led 13th mistake, headed 15th weakened 5 out pulled up 100-1
QUINZ RICHARD JOHNSON Chased leaders, blundered 9th weakened, pulled up before 16th.14-1
COMPLY OR DIE TIMMY MURPHY Lost touch 4 out pulled up before 2 out. 25-1
11 RUNNERS FELL
Lost his life one of 4 fallers at Beecher's Brook first time round.
Lost his life fell at the 4th.