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Irish Grand National Past Winners History

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Here we have two sections of winners of the Irish Grand National. In the first section every winner by name, age weight, jockey and trainers, back to 1946, and then if you need to know who won in 1901 you are in luck as we have a full list of winners since Sir Robert Peel in 1870
  • In excess of 325,000 people will watch the race on terrestrial TV and add in a further 600,000 in At the Races to take the total viewership to close to1 million
  • There will be over 30,000 racegoers attending Fairyhouse to take in the annual spectacular
  • The winner in 1870 won 176 Sovereigns, equivalent to around €41,000 today
  • The winner in 2018 will pocket a handsome €270,000 in comparison
  • There are 24 fences to be jumped on the Irish Grand National Course
  • Usually, there are only 9 people employed at the racecourse, on 2nd April, there will be up to 600 working over the weekend
  • Over 30,000 pints of beer will be sold, if not consumed
  • The most famous name attached to the Irish Grand National is Tom Dreaper with ten wins, with 10 different horse, which includes an unrepeatable 7 in consecutive years between 1960 and 1966


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Irish Grand National Past Winners since 1946

Year Winner Age Weight Jockey Trainer
1946 Golden View II 11 12-07 Martin Molony R O'Connell
1947 Revelry 7 11-05 Dan Moore J Doyle
1948 Hamslar 8 09-07 E Kennedy Willie O'Grady
1949 Shagreen 8 10-00 E Newman Tom Dreaper
1950 Dominick's Bar 6 10-06 Martin Molony Tim Hyde
1951 Icy Calm 8 10-03 P Doyle Willie O'Grady
1952 Alberoni 9 10-01 L Stephens Vincent O'Brien
1953 Overshadow 13 10-04 A Power C Magnier
1954 Royal Approach 6 12-00 Pat Taaffe Tom Dreaper
1955 Umm 8 10-05 Pat Taaffe G Wells
1956 Air Prince 12 10-00 T O'Brien J McClintock
1957 Kilballyown 10 09-10 Willie Robinson P Norris
1958 Gold Legend 8 09-07 J Lehane J Brogan
1959 Zonda 8 10-06 Pat Taaffe Matt Geraghty
1960 Olympia 6 09-11 Toss Taaffe Tom Dreaper
1961 Fortria 9 09-12 Pat Taaffe Tom Dreaper
1962 Kerforo 8 10-03 Liam McLoughlin Tom Dreaper
1963 Last Link 7 09-09 Paddy Woods Tom Dreaper
1964 Arkle 7 12-00 Pat Taaffe Tom Dreaper
1965 Splash 7 10-13 Paddy Woods Tom Dreaper
1966 Flyingbolt 7 12-07 Pat Taaffe Tom Dreaper
1967 Vulpine 6 11-06 Matt Curran Paddy Mullins
1968 Herring Gull 6 11-06 John Crowley Paddy Mullins
1969 Sweet Dreams 8 09-10 Bobby Coonan Kevin Bell
1970 Garoupe 6 09-09 Cathal Finnegan Francis Flood
1971 Kings Sprite 9 09-13 Arthur Moore Georgie Wells
1972 Dim Wit 7 10-13 Matt Curran Paddy Mullins
1973 Tartan Ace 6 09-07 Jackie Cullen Tom Costello
1974 Colebridge 10 11-12 Eddie Wright Jim Dreaper
1975 Brown Lad 9 10-05 Tommy Carberry Jim Dreaper
1976 Brown Lad 10 12-02 Tommy Carberry Jim Dreaper
1977 Billycan 7 10-00 Mouse Morris Adrian Maxwell
1978 Brown Lad 12 12-02 Gerry Dowd Jim Dreaper
1979 Tied Cottage 11 10-12 Tony Robinson Dan Moore
1980 Daletta 7 11-04 John Harty Guy Williams
1981 Luska 7 09-09 T. V. Finn Paddy Mullins
1982 King Spruce 8 10-02 Gerry Newman Michael O'Brien
1983 Bit of a Skite 7 09-07 Tommy Ryan Edward O'Grady
1984 Bentom Boy 9 09-09 Mrs Ann Ferris Willie Rooney
1985 Rhyme 'n' Reason 6 10-06 Graham Bradley David Murray Smith
1986 Insure 8 09-07 Mickey Flynn Pat Hughes
1987 Brittany Boy 8 10-10 Tom Taaffe Kelvin Hitchmough
1988 Perris Valley 7 10-00 Brendan Sheridan Dermot Weld
1989 Maid of Money 7 11-06 Anthony Powell John Fowler
1990 Desert Orchid 11 12-00 Richard Dunwoody David Elsworth
1991 Omerta 11 10-09 Adrian Maguire Martin Pipe
1992 Vanton 8 10-11 Jason Titley Michael O'Brien
1993 Ebony Jane 8 10-07 Charlie Swan Francis Flood
1994 Son of War 7 10-10 Francis Woods Peter McCreery
1995 Flashing Steel 10 12-00 Jamie Osborne John Mulhern
1996 Feathered Gale 9 10-00 Francis Woods Arthur Moore
1997 Mudahim 11 10-03 Jason Titley Jenny Pitman
1998 Bobbyjo 8 11-03 Paul Carberry Tommy Carberry
1999 Glebe Lad 7 10-00 Tom Rudd Michael O'Brien
2000 Commanche Court 7 11-04 Ruby Walsh Ted Walsh
2001 Davids Lad 7 10-00 Timmy Murphy Tony Martin
2002 The Bunny Boiler 8 09-09 Ross Geraghty Noel Meade
2003 Timbera 9 10-12 Jim Culloty Dessie Hughes
2004 Granit d'Estruval 10 10-00 Brian Harding Ferdy Murphy
2005 Numbersixvalverde 9 10-01 Ruby Walsh Martin Brassil
2006 Point Barrow 8 10-08 Philip Carberry Pat Hughes
2007 Butler's Cabin 7 10-04 Tony McCoy Jonjo O'Neill
2008 Hear the Echo 7 10-00 Paddy Flood Mouse Morris
2009 Niche Market 8 10-05 Harry Skelton Bob Buckler
2010 Bluesea Cracker 8 10-04 Andrew McNamara James Motherway
2011 Organisedconfusion 6 09-13 Miss Nina Carberry Arthur Moore
2012 Lion Na Bearnai 10 10-05 Andrew Thornton Thomas Gibney
2013 Liberty Counsel 10 09-05 Ben Dalton Dot Love
2014 Shutthefrontdoor 7 10-13 Barry Geraghty Jonjo O'Neill
2015 Thunder And Roses 7 10-06 Ms Katie Walsh Sandra Hughes
2016 Rogue Angel 8 10-06 Ger Fox Mouse Morris
2017 Our Duke 7 11-04 Robbie Power Jessica Harrington

Irish Grand National Winners from 1870


Winners prior to 1946 going all the way back to Sir Robert Peel the very first winner of the Irish Grand National in 1870
 
1870 – Sir Robert Peel
1871 – The Doe
1872 – Scots Grey
1873 – Torrent
1874 – Sailor
1875 – Scots Grey
1876 – Grand National
1877 – Thiggin-Thue
1878 – Juggler
1879 – Jupiter Tonans
1880 – Controller
1881 – Antoinette
1882 – Chantilly
1883 – The Gift
1884 – The Gift
1885 – Billet Doux
1886 – Castle Lucas
1887 – Eglentine
1888 – The Maroon
1889 – The Citadel
1890 – Greek Girl
1891 – Old Tom
1892 – Springfield Maid
1893 – Thurles
1894 – The Admiral
1895 – Yellow Girl II
1896 – Royston Crow
1897 – Breemount's Pride
1898 – Porridge
1899 – Princess Hilda
1900 – Mavis of Meath
1901 – Tipperary Boy
1902 – Patlander
1903 – Kirko
1904 – Ascetic's Silver
1905 – Red Lad
1906 – Brown Bess
1907 – Sweet Cecil
1908 – Lord Rivers
1909 – Little Hack II
1910 – Oniche
1911 – Repeator II
1912 – Small Polly
1913 – Little Hack II
1914 – Civil War
1915 – Punch
1916 – All Sorts
1917 – Pay Only
1918 – Ballyboggan
1919 – no race
1920 – Halston
1921 – Bohernore
1922 – Halston
1923 – Be Careful
1924 – Kilbarry
1925 – Dog Fox
1926 – Amberwave
1927 – Jerpoint
1928 – Don Sancho
1929 – Alike
1930 – Fanmond
1931 – Impudent Barney
1932 – Copper Court
1933 – Red Park
1934 – Poolgowran
1935 – Rathfriland
1936 – Alice Maythorn
1937 – Pontet
1938 – Clare County
1939 – Shaun Peel
1940 – Jack Chaucer
1941 – no race
1942 – Prince Regent
1943 – Golden Jack
1944 – Knight's Crest
1945 – Heirdom

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