Tiger Roll becomes first horse since Red Rum to win back-to-back Grand Nationals

Tiger Roll has become the first horse since Red Rum in 1974 to win two consecutive Grand Nationals

By Sarah Marshall
Saturday, 06 April, 2019, 18:00
Tiger Roll ridden by Jockey Davy Russell on the way to winning the Randox Health Grand National Handicap Chase during Grand National Day of the 2019 Randox Health Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. se.

The 4-1 favourite, who was ridden by Davy Russell, managed to snatch a win at the last minute, during this afternoon’s race at Aintree.

Magic of Light had been level with Tiger Roll at the last fence, but ended up coming second. 

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Third place was taken by Ruby Walsh and Walk in the Mill took fourth place.