Vicente is an eight-year-old trained by Paul Nicholls, and will head into the 2017 Grand National on April 8 as the reigning Scottish National, as the Ditcheat inmate produced a career best when storming to victory in that Ayr marathon at the back end of last season.
- 18th February 2017 - Haydock Park - Grand National Trial - 3m 4f 97y - 9th
- 28th January 2017 - Doncaster - Sky Bet Chase - 2m 7f 214y - 6th
- 27th December 2016 - Chepstow - Welsh Grand National - 3m 5f 110y - 6th
- 26th November 2016 - Newbury - Hennessy Gold Cup - 3m 1f 214y - Fell
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VERDICT: A winner of the Scottish National last season, Vicente has bundles of stamina that is needed for the Grand National at Aintree, but despite having a light weight he may just lack the class needed to win this Merseyside marathon.
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