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Pineau De Re wins Grand National 2014 at Aintree

Pineau De Re, ridden by Leighton Aspell, has won the Grand National Steeplechase at Aintree.

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Pineau De Re beats pre-race favourites

Pineau De Re won the Grand National 2014. Credit: Reuters

Pineau De Re came into today's Grand National as a 25-1 shot with bookmakers, but beat more fancied tips Balthazar King (14-1) and Double Seven (10-1) to the finish line in the famous race.

The pre-race favourite, Teaforthree, fell mid-way through the race while a number of other fancied horses also failed.

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