1922 Grand National

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1922 Grand National
Grand National
Location Aintree Racecourse
Date 24 March 1922
Winning horse Music Hall
SP 100/9
Jockey Lewis Rees Wales
Trainer Owen Anthony Wales
Owner Hugh Kershaw
Conditions Good
1921
1923
External video
Silent highlights of the 1922 Grand National (British Pathé)

The 1922 Grand National was the 81st renewal of the world-famous Grand National horse race that took place at Aintree Racecourse near Liverpool, England, on 24 March 1922.

The race was won by Music Hall at odds of 100/9. The nine-year-old was ridden by jockey Lewis Rees and trained by Owen Anthony, for owner Hugh Kershaw, who collected the winner's prize of £5,000. Drifter finished in second place, Taffytus in third, and Sergeant Murphy fourth.

Thirty-two horses ran in the steeplechase. There were two equine fatalities: both The Inca and Awbeg incurred leg fractures, the former at Becher's Brook and the latter at the Canal Turn, and had to be euthanised.

References[edit]

http://www.sportsbookguardian.com/horse-racing/grand-national/winners