Some say the Aintree Grand National is a race for mug punters only.
Others would say with competition between early price bookies and Exchanges creating close to a 100% book on the day it is not a bad value race at all and more so just a matter of strike rate.
Whether betting in in the £100′s or to small tiny fun stakes it is a race most racing punters will have a degree of interest in.
Some will stick a magic pin in their newspaper.
Others will research a little bit deeper than that.
If you are off the school that prefers a little more thought and consideration than the magic pin approach then go read the following comprehensive stats, ratings and analysis piece by avid horse racing researcher Guy Ward