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Ascot Jumps finale: Paul Nicholls boosts trainers championship charge with wins for Danny Kirwan and Chavez

Paul Nicholls extended his advantage at the top of the British trainers' championship with a double at Ascot's Jumps season finale on Sunday. The defending champion, who leads nearest rival Nicky Henderson by around £160,000 in prize money won this campaign, sent out six runners and saw Chavez and Danny Kirwan return victorious under stable jockey Harry Cobden.
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