Chase The Spud

Chase The Spud Betting

Chase The Spud is a ten-year-old trained by Fergal O'Brien and is set to run in the 2018 Randox Health Grand National at Aintree on April 14. A winner of the Midlands Grand National at the end of last season, he has since struggled in the Eider Chase and Welsh National, but is one with proven stamina and could be lively outsider.

Season Form:

  • 24th February 2018 - Newcastle - Eider Handicap Chase - 4m 122y - PU
  • 6th January 2018 - Chepstow - Welsh Grand National - 3m 5f 110y - PU
  • 25th November 2017 - Haydock - Best Odds Guaranteed With Betfair Handicap Chase - 3m 1f 125y - 1st

2018 Grand National Selector Tool.

Form Horse Age OR Weight Trainer Jockey Apps Best Finish ODDS
1-1PP Chase The Spud 10 149 10-12 Fergal O'Brien Paddy Brennan - - 66/1

VERDICT: A classy performer on his day, Chase The Spud may have struggled to land a blow on his last two outings, but he showed when winning the Midlands National that he comes to life over these extreme distances, and while will need a career best could run a decent race at huge odds.