Ballynagour is an 11-year-old trained by David Pipe and is set for his second crack at the Grand National on April 8, but having unseated in the 2016 renewal at the 19th fence the Pond House inmate will be hoping for an improved performance in the Aintree showpiece this time around.
- 28th January 2017 - Cheltenham - Hugo's Restaurant Barbados Trophy Handicap Chase - 2m 4f 166y - PU
- 9th December 2016 - Cheltenham - Unicoin Group Handicap Chase - 3m 2f - PU
- 12th November 2016 - Cheltenham - BetVictor Gold Cup - 2m 4f 78y - PU
- 16th July 2016 - Market Rasen - Summer Plate - 2m 5f 89y - 2nd
- 26th June 2016 - Uttoxeter - Summer Cup Handicap Chase - 3m 2f 13y - 2nd
|22PPP||Ballynagour||11||148||10-11||David Pipe||David Noonan||1||UR in 2016||66/1|
VERDICT: Out of form for most of the season, Ballynagour failed to complete the course in last year's race, and it's hard to see him being able to produce the goods in the 2017 running of the world's greatest steeplechase.