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Grand National LIVE from Aintree

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The Randox Health Grand National is the world's biggest jumps race, drawing a huge worldwide audience for a spectacle unlike anything else. This year's race promises to be another stunning event – here's the information you need to know to watch, enjoy and hopefully find the winner!

When and where is it?

The Grand National is held on Saturday, April 14 at Aintree racecourse just outside Liverpool. It is scheduled to begin at 5.15pm

Who's running in the race?

A total of 40 horses will line up for the traditional cavalry charge to the first fence. The final field will be revealed around 10am on Thursday, although four reserves could land a spot if any of the initial 40 are withdrawn before 1pm on Friday.