Paul Nicholls

205 results

 Paul Townend celebrates  Al Boum Photo’s Gold Cup victory at Cheltenham last year. Photograph:   Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Al Boum Photo’s name mightn’t resonate like Best Mate’s but on Friday he could join that former Cheltenham Gold Cup legend as in winning steeplechasin(...)

Despite Aspire Tower’s final-flight fall at the Dublin Racing Festival, he may be well placed to take on the impressive Solo in the Triumph Hurdle. Photograph: Inpho

No horse has more depending on fortune at Cheltenham on Friday 13th than JCB Triumph Hurdle favourite Solo. The Paul Nicholls-trained juvenile is a j(...)

Trainer Paul Nicholls and Bryony Frost celebrate Frodon’s victory at Cheltenham last year. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Bryony Frost retains complete faith in her 2019 Ryanair Chase hero Frodon as they prepare to defend their crown at the Cheltenham Festival on Thursday(...)

Politologue ridden by Harry Skelton celebrates winning the Champion Chase at Cheltenham Racecourse. Photograph: Getty Images

For years to come Politologue’s shock success in Wednesday’s Queen Mother Champion Chase will serve as a reminder about the dangers of taking anything(...)

Could Rachael Blackmore end the Festival as top jockey? Alan Crowhurst/Getty

It has been a long few weeks for racing enthusiasts, with the spectre of the coronavirus looming large over the Cheltenham Festival. More than €4 mil(...)

Benie Des Dieux is the baker bet of two of our Cheltenham punters. Photograph:   Bryan Keane/Inpho

Jerry Kiernan (Olympic athlete and pundit) Jerry Kiernan 1) Champion Hurdle winner? It’s a race I’m lukewarm about. It’s a bad Champ(...)

 Paul Townend rides Al Boum Photo to win the Gold Cup on the final day of last year’s Cheltenham festival. Photograph:  Getty Images

Tuesday 1.30 Skybet Supreme Novices Hurdle Abacadabras (G Elliott) 4-1 Asterion Forlonge (W Mullins) 5-2 Berkshire Royal (W Mullins) 33-1 Captain Gu(...)

Sam Twiston-Davies riding Clan Des Obeaux clears the last hurdle to win The Ladbrokes King George VI Chase at Kempton Park Racecourse on December 26th, 2019 in Sunbury, England. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Paul Nicholls is confident Clan Des Obeaux can lay his Cheltenham ghost to rest by providing him with a record-equalling fifth Magners Cheltenham Gold(...)

 Barry Geraghty riding Defi Du Seuil (green) clear the last to win The Betfair Tingle Creek Chase from Un De Sceaux (blue) and Paul Townend at Sandown in December. Photograph:   Leo Mason/Popperfoto via Getty Images

Defi Du Seuil and Un De Sceaux are the two star names among five runners declared for the Matchbook Clarence House Chase at Ascot. The Philip Hobbs(...)

Al Boum Photo provided Willie Mullins with a first win in the blue riband event last season by claiming the Cheltenham Gold Cup at Prestbury Park. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Previous winners Al Boum Photo, Native River and Sizing John are among 31 entries for the Magners Cheltenham Gold Cup on March 13th. Al Boum Photo pr(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »