Paul Nicholls

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Laurina has been entered for the Coral Hurdle at Ascot. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Laurina is a fascinating contender in a reopened field of 11 for this weekend’s Coral Hurdle at Ascot. Willie Mullins’ Cheltenham Festival winner, un(...)

Road To Respect, ridden by Bryan Cooper, winning  at the  Cheltenham festival last March. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The seasons are in flux this weekend, although the odds suggest the first Grade One of the jumps campaign is going to be business as usual for the Rya(...)

Low Sun ridden by Seamie Heffernan wins The Dubai £500,000 Cesarewitch Stakes ahead of stablemate Uradel  in second and Cleonte  at Newmarket. Photograph:  Nigel French/PA Wire

Low Sun saw off stablemate Uradel to provide Willie Mullins with a one-two in the Dubai £500,000 Cesarewitch Stakes at Newmarket. Ireland’s perennial(...)

“We’ll see what the lads (owners) want to do but we’ve been happy with him since France,” O’Brien said. “That’s the way we’re thinking at the moment and we’ll see what this week will bring.”

Bookmakers rate Kew Gardens as the prime contender to become a ‘Lucky’ 13th Irish trained winner of this Saturday’s King George VI & Queen Elizabe(...)

Ruby Walsh hopes to return to the saddle in France next weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ruby Walsh is hoping to be given the green light to return to the saddle for next weekend’s top-class meeting at Auteuil. The leading rider has been (...)

Gordon Elliott will look to add the Scottish Grand National to the Irish and English titles he has won this spring. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Gordon Elliott relies upon Fagan in a bid to complete a remarkable Grand National hat-trick this spring in Saturday’s Scottish National at Ayr. The t(...)

Farclas (left) ridden by  Jack Kennedy clears the last hurdle before going on to win The JCB Triumph Hurdle Race on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: Getty Images

The green flag will be wrapped around Cheltenham 2018 after 17 Irish-trained winners although including a little maroon trim from Michael O’Leary’s G(...)

Paul Townend on Next Destination comes home to win the Novice Chase at Naas in January. Willie Mullins has a horse that in most years would boast an outstanding profile for Ballymore Novice Hurdle. Photograph: Inpho

Cheltenham is unique but close your eyes and theoretically the most eagerly-anticipated novice event of the week can be reduced to an everyday Irish (...)

Trainer Willie Mullins and Douvan. Photograph: PA Wire

Willie Mullins has kept open the option of giving his superstar performer Douvan a pre-Cheltenham warm-up at Gowran Park on Saturday. A Grade Two Red(...)

Trainer Paul Nicholls is interviewed during a stable visit to his yard at Manor Farm Stables, Ditcheat. Photograph:   Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Paul Nicholls admits Politologue has “got it all to do” in the Queen Mother Chase following his weekend defeat to Altior The seven-year-old has enjoy(...)

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