Grand National fever

Controversy hits the Aintree racecourse again as two horse are put down after falling in the 2012 Grand National.

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Bookmakers celebrate Neptune Collonges win

Bookies toasted Neptune Collonges' win after punters laid millions on Seabass in the run up to the race to make it joint favourite with Synchronised.

Fred Done, chairman of bookmaker Betfred, said:

Paying out on Neptune Collonges' National victory is a drop in the ocean compared to the fortune I would have had to shell out if Seabass would have won.

Katie Walsh winning the world's biggest race could have cost me well over a million quid.

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