Welsh Grand National
The ground at Chepstow Racecourse has eased to soft, good to soft in places after a deluge of rain fell on the course overnight. Keep up-to-date on the latest Welsh Grand National news at Grand-national.uk.
Welsh Grand National to be run in testing conditions
The Coral Welsh Grand National gets underway at 2:50 this afternoon at Chepstow Racecourse and the contest is set to be run in extremely testing conditions after 13mm of rain fell overnight. Further showers are set to hit the course before the start of the race, forecasters predicting that bet5ween 15mm and 20mm could fall in the morning.
Libby O’Flaherty, clerk of the course, said earlier this morning: