Paul Townend

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Douvan:  may be switched to Ryanair Chase from the Queen Mother Champion Chase – a decision will be made on Monday.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Willie Mullins lost Cheltenham’s Leading Trainer Award to his great rival Gordon Elliott last year but Ireland’s champion appears to have once again s(...)

Killultagh Vic. He jumped  eight fences in a post-race school at Leopardstown on Friday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Willie Mullins has said he will be surprised if Ruby Walsh doesn’t choose to ride Killultagh Vic in next week’s Cheltenham Gold Cup. Killultagh Vic (...)

Killultagh Vic and Paul Townend after their final fence fall at Leopardstown. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Willie Mullins reports Killultagh Vic to have recovered “remarkably well” from his final-fence fall in the Irish Gold Cup at Leopardstown last Sunday.(...)

Willie Mullins pictured at the  Dublin Racing Festival at  Leopardstown on Saturday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Willie Mullins insists he had no concerns about either Melon or Yorkhill prior to last weekend’s Dublin Racing Festival action at Leopardstown. The I(...)

Jack Kennedy and Samcro clear the last to win the Deloitte Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown on Sunday. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

The Ballymore Novices Hurdle is favourite to be Samcro’s Cheltenham festival target next month. The hugely exciting novice made it three from three o(...)

Samcro ridden by Jack Kennedy jumps the last to win The Deloitte Novice Hurdle during day two of the Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Samcro stylishly maintained his 100 per cent record in the Grade One Deloitte Novice Hurdle at Leopardstown on Sunday. Gordon Elliott’s great white h(...)

Un De Sceaux completed a Clarence House hat-trick under Paul Townend. Photograph: Julian Herbert/PA

Un De Sceaux won the Royal Salute Whisky Clarence House Chase at Ascot for the third year running as he took his Grade One tally to eight. The Willie(...)

Paul Townend on Min interferes with Mark Walsh on Simply Ned during the Paddy’s Rewards Club Chase at Leopardstown. Photograph:  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The inaugural Coral Dublin Chase at Leopardstown on February 3rd is the plan for Simply Ned following his first Grade One triumph over Christmas. Nic(...)

Killultagh Vic was triumphant on his return to action at Punchestown after 714 days off. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Killultagh Vic made a successful return from 714 days off the track with a determined display in the Free Festival Upgrade Ticket Offer Hurdle at Punc(...)

Mick Jazz and Davy Russell (left) en route to winning  the Ryanair Hurdle at  Leopardstown after favourite Faugheen pulled up. Photograph: PA Wire

It was the unconsidered 14-1 outsider Mick Jazz who successfully picked up the pieces from one of the biggest shocks racing has seen for a long time a(...)

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