With the Grand National being cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, fans will instead be treated to a virtual edition of the Aintree showpiece. The race will be shown live by ITV from 5pm on Saturday.
Bookmakers are also be offering fixed odds on the Virtual Grand National, with all profits going to the NHS.
The race will be created using CGI technology and algorithms.
Steve Rogers, Chief Commercial Officer for Virtual Sports at Inspired, said: “Information about the horses is fed into the software, which helps to determine the probability of their potential finishing positions.
“This probability is based on their past form and performance in other races.
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“Layered on top of this, an element of AI is involved in how the horses move around the course, how they jump fences and how they interact with each other.
“Then, as always with the Grand National, there is an element of unpredictability, which makes it so fascinating.”
The Virtual Grand National was launched in 2017 as a prelude to the actual race.
This year, though, the simulated version will take centre stage.
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Virtual Grand National runner and riders
(Number, name, weight, jockey)
1 TIGER ROLL 11-10 Davy Rusell
2 BRISTOL DE MAI 11-8 Daryl Jacob
3 ASO 11-2 Charlie Deutsch
4 ELEGANT ESCAPE 11-2 Jonjo O’Neill Jnr
5 ANIBALE FLY 11-2 Barry Geraghty
6 TOP VILLE BEN 11-2 Tom Dowson
7 BEWARE THE BEAR 11-0 Jerry McGrath
8 PEREGRINE RUN 10-13 Kevin Sexton
9 JETT 10-13 Sam Waley-Cohen
10 ALPHA DES OBEAUX 10-13 Richard Johnson
11 TOTAL RECALL 10-13 Paul Townend
12 THE STORYTELLER 10-12 Keith Donoghue
13 MAGIC OF LIGHT 10-12 Robbie Power
14 TALKISCHEAP 10-11 Tommy Cannon
15 YALA ENKI 10-11 Bryony Frost
16 BALLYOPTIC 10-11 Sam Twiston-Davies
17 BURROWS SAINT 10-10 Rachael Blackmore
18 DEFINITELY RED 10-10 Brian Hughes
19 SUB LIEUTENANT 10-9 JJ Slevin
20 OK CORRAL 10-9 Derek O’Connor
21 TOUT EST PERMIS 10-9 Shaun Flanagan
22 VINTAGE CLOUDS 10-8 Danny Cook
23 CRIEVEHILL 10-8 Tom Bellamy
24 LAKE VIEW LAD 10-8 Henry Brooke
25 JURY DUTY 10-8 Mark Enright
26 PLEASANT COMPANY 10-7 David Mullins
27 ACAPELLA BOURGEOIS 10-6 Danny Mullins
28 SHATTERED LOVE 10-6 Lisa O’Neill
29 ANY SECOND NOW 10-6 Mark Walsh
30 POTTERS CORNER 10-6 Jack Tudor
31 DOUNIKOS 10-5 Luke Dempsey
32 KILDISART 10-5 Nico De Boinville
33 DEATH DUTY 10-5 Gavin Brouder
34 RAMSES DE TEILLE 10-5 Tom Scudamore
35 VALTOR 10-4 James Bowen
36 SANT XAVIER 10-4 David Maxwell
37 WARRIORS TALE 10-4 Harry Cobden
38 DOUBLE SHUFFLE 10-4 Jonathan Burke
39 KIMBERLITE CANDY 10-4 Richie McLernon
40 WALK IN THE MILL 10-4 James Best
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