Debate rumbles over Grand National

With the death of two horses overshadowing last year's race, there is increasing scrutiny over safety of Aintree course.

    The 2013 Grand National has split the field with question marks over safety of a course that has resulted in four horses' deaths in two years.

    Al Jazeera's Richard Nicholson reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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