The Grand National is always a highlight of the horseracing calendar that never fails to provide the thrills and spills of one of the most exciting sporting competitions on show. Taking place for three days between the 8th and 10th April, it is hosted at the prestigious Aintree racecourse, in the UK, where people from around the world come to visit during the time of The Grand National. It offers an unforgettable cocktail of magnificence, tradition, glitz and glamour and of course the Grand National betting. Not to be forgotten betting on The Grand National is just as much part of the experience as watching the horse races themselves. Placing a Grand National bet adds an extra element to the pure spectacle of the day and The Grand National betting will be no different at Aintree in 2011. That’s why 888sport.com are offering the chance to beat the bookmaker whilst placing bets on one of the most prestigious races of the calendar year. Not only will they be your bookmakers but they also provide online Grand National betting enabling you to place your bets from the comfort of your own home if you not among the few that can make it to Aintree. So whether it’s your first Grand National bet or another notch on your tally of Grand National online betting 888sport.com is offering you the chance to win big betting on the Grand National over the Internet.
In 2009 the winner of The Grand National took everyone by surprise, which is what is so marvellous about betting on the Grand National. The winner, Mon Mome was a 100/1 outsider to win the race and was ridden by Liam Tredwell who was making his horseracing debut when he won the race by an incredible 12 lengths. The result was fantastic for the bookmakers and yet for the lucky few Grand National betting had never been better. It shows that a bet on the Grand National is always worth a punt and no horse out there is not capable of winning their race. It is what horse races are all about and why a bet on the Grand National is so thrilling.
Being steeped in so much history, The Grand National is a unique event on the sporting calendar and has made the likes of Red Rum, Aldaniti and of course Mon Mome famous for all the right reasons. Whether you’re in the UK or a spectator from overseas online Grand National betting is available at your fingertips with the Internet ready to allow your Grand National online betting experience to be a profitable one. So the thing to take away from this is a lesson learned by many but successful for only a few:
The horse races serve both the punter and the bookmaker a slice of humble pie sometimes but for the brave souls who dare to place bets on the Grand National and pick a rank outsider sometimes it pays off! Is 2011 your year?
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