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Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:54 am

One of if not the biggest races in the world, even people with no interest in the sport have a flutter on the race.
A fun comp just for the day as we have no game today. All welcome to play.

Rules : pick 4 horses for the race.

1st -10 pts
2nd- 7 points
3rd - 5 points
4th- 3 points
5th 1 point.

List of runners here

www.sportinglife.com/racing/racecards/2 ... cap-chase-(grade-3

Or here

www.racingpost.com/racecards/32/aintree ... -14/692569
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:56 am

My 4.

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by HarryofOz » Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:05 am

Cheers Gessa

It's like the Melbourne Cup in Oz. People who wouldn't even think about betting on the horses on any other occasion have a flutter.

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by hector » Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:41 am

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Picked purely on names........
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 10:05 am

hector wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:41 am
Captain Redbeard
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Picked purely on names........

Good as any option with this race Redbeard.
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by Ratscoot » Sat Apr 14, 2018 10:08 am

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by becchio bear » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:18 am

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by Gandalf » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:37 am

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by Mrs64 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:45 am

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:47 am

Mrs64 wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:45 am
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4 picks Jill. Can you omit one please.
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:50 am

Any more players. You don't need to know anything about horse racing, just 4 names that may mean something to you will do.
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by 1964white » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:50 am

gessa wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:54 am
One of if not the biggest races in the world, even people with no interest in the sport have a flutter on the race.
A fun comp just for the day as we have no game today. All welcome to play.

Rules : pick 4 horses for the race.

1st -10 pts
2nd- 8points
3rd - 5 points
4th- 3 points
5th 1 point.
Great idea Ges

Time to whittle my ten down to five :) chuck mine in a bag & give it a good shake

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:53 am

1964white wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:50 am
Great idea Ges

Time to whittle my ten down to five :) chuck mine in a bag & give it a good shake
Only 4 picks mate
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by Azkalwhite » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:54 am

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by 1964white » Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:55 am

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by 1964white » Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:00 pm

gessa wrote:
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:53 am
Only 4 picks mate
Sorry mate I saw you giving points for 1,2,3,4 & 5 which confused me

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:14 pm

I've amended second place to 7 points.

In the event of a draw, then the player with the highest priced horse in the first 5 will be declared the winner.
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by Gurj » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:48 pm

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Re: Grand National Day

Post by gessa » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:49 pm

Still time for more players
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Re: Grand National Day

Post by hector » Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:58 pm

What time is kick off?
:tup: Bugger... got heartburn again :) ... :wink:

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