Easter Monday football results

All of our teams were in action today, including a Devon derby between Exeter and Torquay. Here's how they got on.

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West Country (E)

Somerset trained horse finishes 2nd in Grand National

Balthazar King, trained by Somerset's Philip Hobbs, came second in today's Grand National. Credit: Pete Byrne/PA Wire

There was some success for the West Country in this afternoon's Grand National at Aintree.

Balthazar King, trained by Somerset's Philip Hobbs, came second. The race was won by the 25-1 shot - Pineau De Re.

Rocky Creek, trained by Paul Nicholls in Somerset, came fifth.

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Enoch Showunmi makes his Argyle debut this afternoon after signing on loan from Notts County. Credit: Tim Goode/Press Association Images

Yeovil Town continue their battle against relegation from the Championship as they take on fellow strugglers Blackpool at Bloomfield Road.

In League Two, Torquay United face promotion-chasing Scunthorpe as they also fight to beat the drop. Exeter City are away at Bury, while Plymouth Argyle's play-off push takes them to Burton Albion.

You can follow all the action with live text updates by clicking on the links below. All games kick-off at 3pm.

  • CHAMPIONSHIP

Blackpool v Yeovil Town

  • LEAGUE TWO

Burton Albion v Plymouth Argyle

Bury v Exeter City

Torquay United v Scunthorpe United

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Somerset trainer hoping for Grand National success

The most famous event in the horse racing calendar takes place tomorrow - and there are high hopes that Somerset trainer Philip Hobbs may produce a winner.

He's got two horses running in the Grand National and expectations are high following success at the Cheltenham Festival.

Bob Cruwys went to meet him at his stables near Minehead:

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