Grand Military Gold Cup (Military Amateur Riders' Chase) (Sponsored By The Military Mutual) 3m 110y

  • (6yo+, 3m 110y, Class 3, 9 runners)
  • Winner £6,239 2nd £1,935 3rd £967 4th £484
  • Going: Soft (G/Soft in back straight)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 41.27s
  • Off time: 15:05:20

Full Result

15:05 Sandown Park
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 1 Bradley F M O'Brien 10 12-0 LBdr Sally Randell (5) 10/3
SP 10/3 Tended to jump right, chased leaders, went 2nd 4th, led 10th, made rest, hit 15th, went badly right 3 out, pressed approaching next, driven and stayed on gamely run-in opened 7/2 touched 3/1 £1500-£450 £1000-£300(x2)
2nd 4 Le Reve (IRE) Mrs L Wadham 6 12-0 p Major Alex Michael (5) 3/1
SP 3/1 In touch, headway chasing leaders from 7th, went 3rd before 3 out, went 2nd just before last, one pace and no impression on winner run-in opened 7/2 £1400-£400(x2)
3rd 5 9 Solix (FR) Ian Williams 8 12-0 v Capt Harry Wallace (7) 5/2f
SP 5/2f Jumped left, led until 10th chased winner, every chance 3 out, challenged next, ridden and no extra between last 2, lost 2nd approaching last opened 3/1 £1500-£500
4th 17 7 Polisky (FR) P F Nicholls 7 12-0 t Lbdr Jody Sole (5) 5/1
SP 5/1 Patiently ridden and waited with in last trio, steady headway to 5th at 11th, chased leaders 17th, went 3rd next, lost 3rd before 3 out, weakened before next opened 9/2
5th 5 Marley Roca (IRE) P R Webber 10 12-0 Capt Max Chenery (7) 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up in rear, steady headway 13th, pushed along in 5th and stayed on same pace from 3 out opened 25/1
6th 21 6 Neptune Equester A M Thomson 11 12-0 Major Felix Wheeler (7) 14/1
SP 14/1 Chased leaders, mistake 2nd, lost place before 5th, weakened 15th, tailed off
7th 3 Jack Bene (IRE) Miss L Allan 8 12-0 Pte Lucy Gardner 12/1
SP 12/1 Chased leader until 2nd, stayed chasing leaders, jumped slowly 3rd, reminder after next, pecked 15th, weakened 4 out opened 8/1
PU 8 Qualypso D'allier (FR) R Woollacott 10 12-0 (+3) Csgt Robert Skinner (7) 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in rear, headway and in touch 9th, pushed along after 11th, behind from next, soon lost touch, tailed off when mistake 3 out, and pulled up soon after
F 2 Estates Recovery (IRE) L A Dace 9 12-0 Lt Col Erica Bridge (7) 100/1
SP 100/1 Took keen hold, tracked leaders, went 2nd 2nd until 4th, chased leaders, blundered 6th, weakened 8th, soon behind, fell 13th opened 66/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.60 Tote Place £1.50 £1.70 £1.10 Straight Forecast £14.14 Exacta £15.20 Trifecta £59.10 Swingers 1&2 £2.40, 2&3 £2.50, 1&3 £1.90

Jackpot £28,634.90, Pool: £262150.53, 6.5 winning tickets
Placepot £165.50, Pool: £106422.26, 469.21 winning tickets
Quadpot £31.90, Pool: £10383.67, 240.75 winning tickets