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Black and Bent Records Famous 2013 Grand National Hurdle Win

Black and Bent Records Famous 2013 Grand National Hurdle Win

Jumps racing champion Black and Bent recorded a famous victory in the Grand National Hurdle (3900m) at Sandown yesterday, smashing the weight carrying record for the race that had stood for over seventy  years. Black and Bent was allocated 72kg for the 2013 Grand National by the handicapper and it looked as though the weight was…

2013 Grand National Final Field And Barrier Draw Released

2013 Grand National Final Field And Barrier Draw Released

Jumps racing champion Black and Bent is set to take on several challengers to his throne in this Sunday’s Grand National Hurdle (3900m) at Sandown. The 2013 Grand National Final Field and Barrier Draw was released this morning with Black and Bent the top weight at 72kg. Trainer Robert Smerdon believes the seven-year-old is good enough…

2013 Grand National Nominations Stacked With Talent

2013 Grand National Nominations Stacked With Talent

The 2013 Grand National Hurdle (3900m) is set to be the most exciting Hurdle race of the season with eight talented jumpers nominated to run in the $200,000 race at Sandown this Sunday. The field is headlined by superstar Black and Bent who will be aiming to bounce back up after two surprise losses over hurdles…