How to Watch the Grand National

16 September 2020
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More than 600 million people watch the Grand National on television around the world each April. The viewing figures in the UK are over 8 million. There are plenty of forms to assess for the Grand National. After making your selections and placing the bets you should watch the race. There are a number of ways to live stream the Grand National in 2021 which are described in this article.

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Watch the Grand National 2021?

Where is best to Watch the Grand National 2021? If you live in the UK it’s simple!

Leading ‘free-to-air’ channel, ITV, paid around £30 million to secure a 4-year deal. They have the broadcasting rights to show the Grand National LIVE from 2017 to 2020. If you are a UK resident, you can sit back from the comfort of your own home and watch the 2021 Grand National on normal television. The ITV website or ITV player app will also have the Grand National stream. So, even if you are on the move, you’ve no excuse not to see the world’s greatest steeplechase. Providing you’ve got mobile data or a wi-fi connection of course!

A staggering 600 million+ people around the world tune-in to watch the Grand National at Aintree each April. 8.2 million of those are here in the UK alone. Once you’ve studied the runners and placed your Grand National bets, you don’t want to miss the race.

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When Is the 2021 Grand National?

The Grand National of 2021 takes place on 8th-10th of April. You can watch the Grand National online on any bookmakers live streaming page, you will most likely need to register and make a minimum deposit to the bookmaker to be able to access their live streaming services.

What Time is the 2021 Grand National?

Over the last few years, the time of the Grand National has been changed a number of times. It is now run later in the day than in the past. The broadcaster wants to attract the biggest audience to satisfy advertisers. This means the 2021 Grand National will likely start at 5.15 pm (GMT) so be ready for streaming Grand National at that time.

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In addition to coverage on ITV you can also see live streaming of the Grand National on Racing TV, which is a subscription based channel. There is a monthly fee for watching the channel but coverage of racing in April will include live streaming of the Grand National. Racing TV often offers deals as an incentive to subscribe and they should have an offer near the date of the Grand National.

The channel also sells a daily pass which gives 24 hours access to the channel. The charge can appear on your mobile phone bill.  You can watch Racing TV for a full day using 3G, 4G or wi-fi so you can get the Grand National stream on tablets and mobile devices. It is possible to see the Grand National live stream using a daily pass so a monthly or annual contract is not required. You can be selective with your daily viewing of racing TV and choose streaming Grand National with a daily pass.

How Can I Watch the Grand National?

There are several ways to live stream the Grand National so you should not miss the race. Live TV coverage is one option but when you place a bet online the bookmaker will offer to stream Grand National to your computer or mobile device.

Many of the most prominent online bookmakers will provide a Grand National live stream picked up from the coverage of racing TV. To receive the live stream you must place a bet with the bookmaker on the race which can be for as little as £1 but could be more with some bookmakers. Once the minimum qualifying bet has been placed you can watch the race on the website or through their mobile betting app.

The bookmakers that offer streaming Grand National include Betfair, bet365, Skybet, Ladbrokes, Coral, William Hill, Paddy Power, Betfred, Boylesports, Betway, Betbright, and BetVictor.

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High Street Bookmakers Stream the Race for You to Watch Grand National LIVE

High Street Bookmakers Will Also Stream The 2021 Grand National LIVE. A lot of Grand National bets are done online, but don’t forget there are still good, old-fashioned high street bookies. Come day of the race, the big high street bookmakers will also have a Grand National LIVE stream.

Ok, they’d prefer it if you place a bet in the shop. But let’s be honest, how are they going to police that? There is nothing to stop you popping into your local high street bookmakers at 5:15pm. There you can watch the Grand National stream for free!

Watch the Grand National LIVE at Aintree

Even with the live streaming options the best way to watch the 2021 Grand National is at Aintree in person. Travelling to Merseyside to watch the great race might seem taking live viewing too far for people who only bet on the race. However, you can enjoy the brilliant atmosphere of Grand National day at Aintree and possibly witness Grand National history! Tickets will be soon sold out so don’t delay in making your booking.

Live Streaming FAQ

1. How Can I Live Stream the Grand National?

Live streaming the Grand National will usually require you to register and make an initial deposit to a bookmaker of your choosing. After that you can watch the Grand National online.

2. Where Can I Watch the Grand National?

Go through our bookmakers from our menu in the top right corner to view all our recommended bookies with live streaming options.

3. Can I Watch the Grand National on my Phone?

Yes, most bookmakers have a dedicated app available that has a live streaming option.

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