Ben Pauling

7 results

Apple’s Jade, pictured with Jack Kennedy up, disputes favouritism with Buveur D’Air as she bids to become the fifth mare to claim Champion Hurdle glory. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Buveur D’Air and Apple’s Jade are among 14 confirmations for the Unibet Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham on Tuesday. Nicky Henderson’s dual winner Buve(...)

 JJ Slevin riding Fakir D’Oudairies clear the last to win the JCB Triumph Trial Juvenile Hurdle at Cheltenham Racecourse. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Fakir D’Oudairies moved to the head of ante-posts lists for the JCB Triumph Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival after dominating his rivals in the openi(...)

A country pile with the perfect bloodstock pedigree is looking to extend its range by getting into the movie business. The owners, Lorna and Harry Fow(...)

Willoughby Court (R) en route to victory in the 2017 Neptune. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ben Pauling has admitted defeat in his attempt to get Willoughby Court to the Cheltenham Festival. The seven-year-old was ante-post favourite for the(...)

Thistlecrack: The King George VI Chase winner won’t be featuring at Cheltenham due to a torn tendon and has been ruled out of action for the season by trainer Colin Tizzard. Photograph: Matthew Childs/Livepic/Reuters

Colin Tizzard has reiterated that Thistlecrack will not run in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. The King George VI Chase winner was ruled out of the (...)

0 0 Seven (right) ridden by Nico de Boinville on their way to victory in the Steel Plate And Sections Novice’ Chase during Countryside Day of The Open Festival at Cheltenham Racecourse. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Barters Hill is set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering a leg injury on his chasing debut at Cheltenham. Ben Pauling’s classy staying hurdl(...)

The Willie Mullins-trained Douvan is odds-on favourite for the Arkle at Cheltenham. Photograph: Sportsfile

The brilliant Douvan is the star name among 37 entries for the Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy at Cheltenham. Last season’s Supreme Novices’ Hurdl(...)