The Grand National is upon us again and it promises to be a fascinating spectacle this year in the 172nd renewal of the famous race.
There are 40 horses expected to start the race and £1 million in prize money on offer, over £150m expected to be wagered on the race and more than 600m viewers anticipated to be tuning in worldwide.
The big story this year is of course all about 9/2 favourite Tiger Roll, who is bidding to emulate the legendary Red Rum and win the National back-to-back after triumphing last year. You can view all the odds for the big race here.
The weather forecast for Aintree is pretty good with sunshine expected but conditions underfoot look like they will be tough for the race with the going expected to be soft, good to soft in places.
If you are looking for some free tips for the big race, here are three sources we can highly recommend:
- – Betting Gods – a great website that provides daily tips for free for subscribers plus a range of excellent paid tipsters you can sign up to;
- – Tipster Street – who offer free tips all the time on a range of sports including horse racing.
- – Betting Bias – a great free tipping site with tips on horse racing as well as golf, football and tennis.
So plenty of options there to get some free tips for the Grand National at Aintree.
Good luck with your betting and here’s hoping you pick the winner!