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#Paul Nicholls

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Byrony Frost becomes the first female jockey to win King George
# History Maker
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# History Maker

Byrony Frost becomes the first female jockey to win King George

Dec 26th 2020, 3:40 PM 2,764 Views 6 Comments

Big-race success for Bryony Frost as Paul Nicholls strikes for 12th time in St Stephen’s Day spectacular.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Cyrname’s safe return is ‘biggest winner of the day’ for Nicholls after heavy fall
# Ascot
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# Ascot

Cyrname’s safe return is ‘biggest winner of the day’ for Nicholls after heavy fall

Feb 15th 2020, 5:26 PM 4,026 Views 4 Comments

The 4-11 favourite was well beaten when he crashed out at the last.

# paul-nicholls - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Clan Des Obeaux cruises to back-to-back King George victories
# No Abdication
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# No Abdication

Clan Des Obeaux cruises to back-to-back King George victories

Dec 26th 2019, 4:15 PM 2,522 Views 1 Comment

Stablemate and pre-race favourite Cyrname finished a distant second.

# paul-nicholls - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Alex Ferguson celebrates King George victory and Buveur D'Air shocked after photo finish
# Fergie's Fancy
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# Fergie's Fancy

Alex Ferguson celebrates King George victory and Buveur D'Air shocked after photo finish

Dec 26th 2018, 3:56 PM 6,901 Views 1 Comment

The legendary former Man United manger is part owner of the 12/1 winner Clan Des Obeaux trained by Paul Nicholls.

# paul-nicholls - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Former Eastenders star Paul Nicholls rescued after falling off Thai waterfall
# Paul Nicholls
# Paul Nicholls

Former Eastenders star Paul Nicholls rescued after falling off Thai waterfall

Jul 19th 2017, 1:05 PM 33,591 Views 18 Comments

The actor, who played the Joe Wicks character on BBC’s Eastenders, was rescued after three days at the foot of the Khun Si waterfall.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Nicholls claims trainers' title as Mullins left to rue three second-place finishes
# Falling Just Short
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# Falling Just Short

Nicholls claims trainers' title as Mullins left to rue three second-place finishes

Apr 23rd 2016, 5:09 PM 4,373 Views 5 Comments

The County Carlow handler will have to wait at least another 12 months to claim a first crown across the Irish Sea.

# paul-nicholls - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Willie Mullins is holding the strongest of hands for the Celebration Chase
# It's On
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# It's On

Willie Mullins is holding the strongest of hands for the Celebration Chase

Apr 19th 2016, 4:12 PM 5,160 Views 3 Comments

The Closutton trainer is determined to win the British Champion Trainer title.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets

Jan 25th 2014, 8:11 PM 3,096 Views 4 Comments

The Paul Nicholls trained horse lost for the first time in five years.

# paul-nicholls - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Long walk to redemption for At Fishers Cross
# Horse Racing
From The42
# Horse Racing

Long walk to redemption for At Fishers Cross

Dec 18th 2013, 10:39 AM 1,537 Views 3 Comments

Rebecca Curtis’s star is the favourite for Saturday’s Long Walk Hurdle at Newbury.

# paul-nicholls - Monday 27 May, 2013

Ruby Walsh splits from Paul Nicholls to focus on riding in Ireland
# Let Yourself Go
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# Let Yourself Go

Ruby Walsh splits from Paul Nicholls to focus on riding in Ireland

May 27th 2013, 9:44 AM 1,537 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old will become more involved with Willie Mullins and is replaced at Ditcheat by Daryl Jacob.

# paul-nicholls - Monday 17 December, 2012

Big Buck's and Al Ferof set to be out for remainder of season
# Blow
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# Blow

Big Buck's and Al Ferof set to be out for remainder of season

Dec 17th 2012, 10:32 PM 576 Views 0 Comments

Horse trainer Paul Nicholls issued the news tonight, via a statement to reporters.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing
# Runners And Riders
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# Runners And Riders

Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing

Dec 8th 2012, 8:45 AM 399 Views 0 Comments

Sprinter Sacre or Sanctuaire? Declan Smyth looks at two absolute humdingers on the card at Sandown.

# paul-nicholls - Friday 7 December, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing
# Runners And Riders
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# Runners And Riders

Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing

Dec 7th 2012, 8:20 AM 359 Views 0 Comments

Declan Smyth studies the form in today’s feature as the Tingle Creek Festival gets underway at Sandown.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Fergie who? Kauto Star gets his own statue at Haydock
# Tribute
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# Tribute

Fergie who? Kauto Star gets his own statue at Haydock

Nov 24th 2012, 12:52 PM 684 Views 0 Comments

The legandary chaser was honoured at the Merseyside venue this morning.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Nicholls breaks his duck as Al Ferof lands Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham
# Landmark Win
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# Landmark Win

Nicholls breaks his duck as Al Ferof lands Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham

Nov 17th 2012, 7:11 PM 512 Views 0 Comments

The King George is next.

# paul-nicholls - Friday 16 November, 2012

A man accidentally called his wife Kauto Star when they were in bed together
# Horse Play
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# Horse Play

A man accidentally called his wife Kauto Star when they were in bed together

Nov 16th 2012, 12:24 PM 1,399 Views 0 Comments

Don’t try this at home.

# paul-nicholls - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Nicholls declares 'end of an era' as Kauto Star retires
# Legend
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# Legend

Nicholls declares 'end of an era' as Kauto Star retires

Oct 31st 2012, 11:52 AM 428 Views 2 Comments

The two-time Cheltenham Gold Cup winner has been retired from racing, trainer Paul Nicholls confirms.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend’s Grade races
# Runners And Riders
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# Runners And Riders

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend’s Grade races

Oct 27th 2012, 8:20 AM 471 Views 1 Comment

With races at Aintree and Chepstow to get his teeth into, Declan Smyth combs through the form guide for any helpful hints.

# paul-nicholls - Thursday 12 April, 2012

History Buck's! Big Buck's wins his 17th straight race at Aintree
# Machine
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# Machine

History Buck's! Big Buck's wins his 17th straight race at Aintree

Apr 12th 2012, 2:45 PM 211 Views 0 Comments

Ruby Walsh says that Big Buck’s has more to offer after the nine-year-old broke Sir Ken’s jumps record at Aintree today.

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 1 at Aintree
# Runners And Riders
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# Runners And Riders

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Day 1 at Aintree

Apr 12th 2012, 10:39 AM 302 Views 0 Comments

Grand National weekend starts here. Declan Smyth has four tips to get you through the afternoon’s racing on Merseyside.

# paul-nicholls - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Kauto Star retirement talk 'very premature' - Nicholls
# Gold Cup
From The42
# Gold Cup

Kauto Star retirement talk 'very premature' - Nicholls

Mar 20th 2012, 10:33 AM 128 Views 0 Comments

The trainer isn’t writing off his star despite Friday’s poor showing at Cheltenham.

# paul-nicholls - Saturday 17 March, 2012

All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012

Mar 17th 2012, 1:30 PM 317 Views 0 Comments

From fallers to photo-finishes, here’s how the Festival looked through a lens.

# paul-nicholls - Friday 16 March, 2012

Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?

Mar 16th 2012, 7:01 PM 311 Views 1 Comment

The four-day Cheltenham Festival has wrapped up at Prestbury Park after 27 races.

Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham

Mar 16th 2012, 3:57 PM 2,233 Views 0 Comments

Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day four
# Giddy Up
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# Giddy Up

As it happened: Cheltenham, day four

Mar 16th 2012, 12:56 PM 6,931 Views 0 Comments

It’s Gold Cup Friday. Check in on all this afternoon’s action at Prestbury Park.

Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight
# Inside Track
From The42
# Inside Track

Henderson hails Irish stable lad's €1.2million accumulator foresight

Mar 16th 2012, 12:28 PM 5,152 Views 8 Comments

Newly-minted millionaire Conor Murphy is at work today ahead of the Gold Cup despite his good fortune with a €60 bet.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day 4

Mar 16th 2012, 11:47 AM 1,163 Views 1 Comment

It’s billed as Kauto v Long Run, but check out our two tips for the final day of the Festival.

Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

Quel Esprit ruled out of Gold Cup run

Mar 16th 2012, 11:23 AM 258 Views 0 Comments

Midnight Club is now the Willie Mullin’s sole contender in the blue riband event.

Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

Got that Friday feeling? Download your Gold Cup office sweepstakes kit

Mar 16th 2012, 7:18 AM 1,939 Views 2 Comments

It’s your last chance this week to take some of your colleagues’ lunch money.

# paul-nicholls - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise
# That's More Like It
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# That's More Like It

The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise

Mar 15th 2012, 6:25 PM 242 Views 1 Comment

For the punters who could afford to stick around, there was plenty of joy to be found inside the fog at Prestbury Park.

History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

History-maker Big Buck's wins Cheltenham feature

Mar 15th 2012, 4:06 PM 2,006 Views 4 Comments

Ruby Walsh rode the champion horse to victory in a thrilling finish as Voler La Vedette pushed it all the way.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three
# Big Bucks
From The42
# Big Bucks

As it happened: Cheltenham, day three

Mar 15th 2012, 12:47 PM 6,993 Views 4 Comments

No need to skive off work (much) we’re bringing you all the latest updates from Prestbury Park.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three
# Cheltenham
From The42
# Cheltenham

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three

Mar 15th 2012, 10:14 AM 1,621 Views 4 Comments

Can Barry Geraghty and Nicky Henderson keep yesterday’s show on the road today? Mark Hobbs runs through today’s card.

You in? Download your office Cheltenham sweepstakes kit
# CheltFest
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# CheltFest

You in? Download your office Cheltenham sweepstakes kit

Mar 15th 2012, 7:41 AM 2,226 Views 1 Comment

As Hector might be shouting at this very instant in field in the Cotswolds: let yourself go.

# paul-nicholls - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Two more fatalities at Cheltenham today
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

Two more fatalities at Cheltenham today

Mar 14th 2012, 10:29 PM 879 Views 6 Comments

Yesterday, three horses lost their lives on the first afternoon of racing at the Festival.

The winners' enclosure: Barry and the Hendersons
# Cheltenham 2012
From The42
# Cheltenham 2012

The winners' enclosure: Barry and the Hendersons

Mar 14th 2012, 6:58 PM 294 Views 0 Comments

A mixed day for punters, but a landmark day for Irish jockeys, particularly Barry Geraghty who claimed three wins.

In pictures: Spills and thrills on dramatic second Festival day
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

In pictures: Spills and thrills on dramatic second Festival day

Mar 14th 2012, 6:44 PM 221 Views 0 Comments

It wasn’t a particularly good day to be a photographer at trackside… but here’s what the snappers at Prestbury Park captured earlier.

Cheltenham controversy in dramatic Champion Chase
# Confusion Reins
From The42
# Confusion Reins

Cheltenham controversy in dramatic Champion Chase

Mar 14th 2012, 4:37 PM 1,088 Views 0 Comments

Finian’s Rainbow comes in first after last fence dolled off in day’s feature race.

As it happened: Cheltenham, day two
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Cheltenham, day two

Mar 14th 2012, 1:04 PM 12,260 Views 0 Comments

Get those two-cent coins stacked nice and high, we’re going minute-by-minute for day two of the greatest equine show on earth.

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Two
# CheltFest
From The42
# CheltFest

Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Two

Mar 14th 2012, 9:18 AM 1,967 Views 0 Comments

Strap yourself in… here we go again.

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