Ex-champs head Aintree list

RACING: Each of the last three Grand National winners have been entered for renewal for the 2010 race, on 10 April.

Last year’s 100-1 hero Mon Mome and runner-up Comply Or Die, who won in 2008, and 2007 champion Silver Birch are in included in a 112-horse list – the lowest since 2000.

Comply Or Die is one of nine entries for David Pipe, while rival trainer Paul Nicholls boasts Saturday’s Cheltenham winner Taranis and ante-post favourite Tricky Trickster among his runners.