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Saturday 9 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Paul Nicholls

This year
Stage Star strikes for Nicholls, disappointment for Elliott's Mighty Potter
All-the-way win ends Cheltenham Festival drought for champion trainer.
Last year
Commander of Fleet takes charge at Cheltenham for Elliott
Earlier favourite Bravemansgame was pulled out and L’Homme Presse cruises to success.
Mullins waits on Appreciate It decision and Nicholls planning dual assault
Appreciate It is second favourite for the Champion Hurdle behind last year’s winner Honeysuckle.
All time
More racing glory for Alex Ferguson with Punchestown Gold Cup win
Paul Nicholls’ dual King George hero sees off Al Boum Photo.
Bryony Frost lands brilliant Sandown double while Enrilo loses Gold Cup feature in stewards’ room
The King George hero Frodon triumphed again.
Alex Ferguson's Aintree winner set to run in Punchestown Gold Cup
Connections opt against running Clan Des Obeaux at Sandown.
Byrony Frost becomes the first female jockey to win King George
Big-race success for Bryony Frost as Paul Nicholls strikes for 12th time in St Stephen’s Day spectacular.
Cyrname’s safe return is ‘biggest winner of the day’ for Nicholls after heavy fall
The 4-11 favourite was well beaten when he crashed out at the last.
Clan Des Obeaux cruises to back-to-back King George victories
Stablemate and pre-race favourite Cyrname finished a distant second.
Alex Ferguson celebrates King George victory and Buveur D'Air shocked after photo finish
The legendary former Man United manger is part owner of the 12/1 winner Clan Des Obeaux trained by Paul Nicholls.
Former Eastenders star Paul Nicholls rescued after falling off Thai waterfall
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.
Nicholls claims trainers' title as Mullins left to rue three second-place finishes
The County Carlow handler will have to wait at least another 12 months to claim a first crown across the Irish Sea.
Willie Mullins is holding the strongest of hands for the Celebration Chase
The Closutton trainer is determined to win the British Champion Trainer title.
Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets
The Paul Nicholls trained horse lost for the first time in five years.
Long walk to redemption for At Fishers Cross
Rebecca Curtis’s star is the favourite for Saturday’s Long Walk Hurdle at Newbury.
Ruby Walsh splits from Paul Nicholls to focus on riding in Ireland
The 34-year-old will become more involved with Willie Mullins and is replaced at Ditcheat by Daryl Jacob.
Big Buck's and Al Ferof set to be out for remainder of season
Horse trainer Paul Nicholls issued the news tonight, via a statement to reporters.
Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing
Sprinter Sacre or Sanctuaire? Declan Smyth looks at two absolute humdingers on the card at Sandown.
Mark your Card: your best bets for today’s Grade racing
Declan Smyth studies the form in today’s feature as the Tingle Creek Festival gets underway at Sandown.
Fergie who? Kauto Star gets his own statue at Haydock
The legandary chaser was honoured at the Merseyside venue this morning.
Nicholls breaks his duck as Al Ferof lands Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham
The King George is next.
A man accidentally called his wife Kauto Star when they were in bed together
Don’t try this at home.
Nicholls declares 'end of an era' as Kauto Star retires
The two-time Cheltenham Gold Cup winner has been retired from racing, trainer Paul Nicholls confirms.
Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend’s Grade races
With races at Aintree and Chepstow to get his teeth into, Declan Smyth combs through the form guide for any helpful hints.
History Buck's! Big Buck's wins his 17th straight race at Aintree
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
Grand National weekend starts here. Declan Smyth has four tips to get you through the afternoon’s racing on Merseyside.
Kauto Star retirement talk 'very premature' - Nicholls
The trainer isn’t writing off his star despite Friday’s poor showing at Cheltenham.
All over for another year: some of the best pics from Cheltenham 2012
From fallers to photo-finishes, here’s how the Festival looked through a lens.
Poll: So, how was Cheltenham for you?
The four-day Cheltenham Festival has wrapped up at Prestbury Park after 27 races.
Gold Cup win for Synchronised at Cheltenham
Dual winner Kauto Star was pulled up at the ninth fence by Ruby Walsh after losing his place.
Cheltenham, day four
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
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
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
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
It’s your last chance this week to take some of your colleagues’ lunch money.
The winners' enclosure: Walsh delivers on Big Buck's promise
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
Ruby Walsh rode the champion horse to victory in a thrilling finish as Voler La Vedette pushed it all the way.
Cheltenham, day three
No need to skive off work (much) we’re bringing you all the latest updates from Prestbury Park.
Mark Your Card: Cheltenham Day Three
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
As Hector might be shouting at this very instant in field in the Cotswolds: let yourself go.