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An interview with Merseyside horse trainer Patrick Morris

Merseyside horse trainer Patrick Morris spoke to reporter Toby Corkin about the importance of maintaining stables in Knowsley Hall, and the influence of a successful racehorse owner.

1839 Grand National – the story of Becher’s Brook

The story of Becher’s Brook goes back to the inaugural running of the Aintree Grand National in 1839. An interesting precursor to the famous race was known the Grand Liverpool Steeplechase, first run three years prior. The History The 1836 Grand...

Bryony Frost Talks Yala Enki, Sir Psycho and Why She Loves Staying Chasers

Superstar jockey Bryony Frost reveals her thoughts on Grand National hopeful Yala Enki, Unibet Victor Ludorum Juvenile Hurdle winner Sir Psycho and describes her relationship with the staying chasers at Paul Nicholls' yard. Yala Enki was sent off an 11/4...

PREVIEW | Becher Chase Day – Aintree 7th December

Today’s Becher Chase Day at Aintree has been given an eighth race from the BHA. This is courtesy of the Mares Chase being brought from Carlisle’s cancelled card a few weeks back. To see a history to the gruelling Becher’s...

Brian Ellison’s Haydock rundown ahead of Peter Marsh Chase Day

A classy meeting at Haydock tomorrow (Saturday 18th January) sees the card jam-packed with four Grade 2’s, and we spoke to Brian Ellison – one of Britain’s leading dual-purpose trainers. The 67-year-old said: “Haydock is a lovely track, it’s very...

PREVIEW | Racing at Aintree 9th November

A weekend edition for MerseySportLive’s horse racing coverage is a high class card at Aintree on a chilly and wet November morn. A little bit different to our usual reporting as there is a more in-depth look at the...

Preview | Haydock Park – Christmas Time Raceday

Haydock Park opens their gates for the second jumps meeting of the season this Wednesday for the Christmas Time Raceday. See our preview and tips...

Wednesday October 16th Race Meetings and Tips:

After winners in the last two days, including Sheldon’s NAP winning yesterday, That’s a Given, 15/8 - Hereford, the baton is passed on to me in the search for more winning tips. Today’s card features a variety of action with...

Today’s Racing and Tips – Wednesday 13 November

A fantastic day for Tom in yesterday's racing, as both his Nap and Next Best landed. Thanks to Tom’s picks yesterday and other previous winners, if you have backed each of our racing tips every day, you will have made...

PREVIEW| Haydock Park 21st December

Haydock Park plays host to a Listed Mares’ Novice Hurdle on the final day of racing in the UK and Ireland, before Christmas. However, it is the 14:40 Tommy Whittle Handicap that is the feature race of the day....