Boylesports.com Gold Cup Handicap Chase (grade 3) 2m 5f

  • (4yo+, 2m 5f, Class 1, 17 runners)
  • Winner £85,515
  • Going: Soft, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 23.40s
  • Off time: 14:25:21

Full Result

14:25 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 5 Poquelin (FR) P F Nicholls 6 11-8 R Walsh 7/2f
SP 7/2f Soon close up on inside, challenging from 4 out, switched out approaching 2 out, led 2 out, in command last, kept on strongly flat opened 9/2 £9000-£2000(x2) £4500-£1000 £2700-£600 £1800-£400(x6) £8000-£2000 £4000-£1000(x2) £2000-£500(x6) £3500-£1000(x2)
2nd 7 12 Razor Royale (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 7 10-11 P J Brennan 8/1
SP 8/1 Chased leaders, led after 7th, kept advantage until mistake, headed 2 out, chased winner after, held before last, kept on gamely to hold 2nd £8000-£1000
3rd 3 14 Skippers Brig (IRE) N G Richards 8 10-11 Brian Harding 15/2
SP 15/2 Held up in mid-division, headway to get in behind leaders when blundered 4 out, not fluent next, chased leaders soon after, kept on into 3rd after last opened 9/1 £5000-£500
4th 4 Chapoturgeon (FR) P F Nicholls 5 11-10 D A Jacob 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up towards rear, steady headway from 11th, chasing leaders before 2 out, challenging for 2nd and staying on when blundered and nearly unseated rider last, unable to recover opened 7/1 £10000-£1200 £5000-£600 £7000-£1000 £5000-£700(x4) £3500-£500 £3000-£420 £2000-£300
5th 11 Jayo (FR) W P Mullins 6 10-12 P Townend 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, stayed on approaching 2 out, kept on well flat, never nearer £40000-£1600 £10000-£500
6th 12 17 Hold Em (IRE) W K Goldsworthy 7 10-5 pt R Thornton 9/1
SP 9/1 Not always fluent, chased leaders, hit 10th, still well there under pressure approaching 3 out, weakened before next opened 14/1 £10000-£700
7th 16 Idole First (IRE) Miss V Williams 10 10-7 Aidan Coleman 33/1
SP 33/1 Behind, pushed along from 8th, never on terms with leaders
8th 6 15 From Dawn To Dusk P J Hobbs 10 10-7 t R Flint (3) 22/1
SP 22/1 Towards rear, mistakes 7th and 12th, no chance, well in rear when hit 4 out
9th 1 Gwanako (FR) P F Nicholls 6 11-12 Harry Skelton (3) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up towards rear, headway, in touch 12th, blundered badly 4 out, unable to recover
10th 10 Sky's The Limit (FR) E J O'Grady 8 10-13 v A J Mcnamara 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, mistake 12th, soon struggling, well in rear when blundered 3 out opened 9/1
11th 5 7 Atouchbetweenacara (IRE) Tim Vaughan 8 11-5 B J Geraghty 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, headway to chase leaders 6th, challenged from 4 out until weakened quickly after next
12th dist 6 Stan (NZ) Tim Vaughan 10 11-5 S E Durack 40/1
SP 40/1 Chased leaders, ridden, lost place after 11th, well in rear, no chance when blundered 3 out
13th 26 3 Tamarinbleu (FR) D Pipe 9 11-10 b T Scudamore 11/1
SP 11/1 Left in lead after 3rd, headed 7th, stayed well there until ridden, lost place quickly 10th, tailed off in rear
PU 8 Knowhere (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 11 11-3 N Fehily 40/1
SP 40/1 Behind, mistake 6th, tailed off when pulled up before 8th £40000-£800
PU 13 Mount Oscar (IRE) C L Tizzard 10 10-11 t J Tizzard 14/1
SP 14/1 Mid-division, mistake 3rd, blundered 8th, soon struggling, dropped to rear 11th, tailed off when pulled up before 13th opened 16/1
UR 9 Bible Lord (IRE) Andrew Turnell 8 11-0 Edward Cookson (7) 40/1
SP 40/1 Chased leaders until unseated rider 1st
RO 2 Our Vic (IRE) D Pipe 11 11-12 b Danny Cook (3) 25/1
SP 25/1 Led until took wrong course and ran out on bend after 3rd

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £4.10 Tote Place £1.30 £2.10 £2.20 £3.00 Straight Forecast £30.26 Exacta £23.50 Trifecta £423.70 Swingers 1&2 £6.40, 2&3 £14.10, 1&3 £11.20

Placepot £34.70, Pool: £162840.8, 3416.46 winning tickets
Quadpot £5.60, Pool: £11635.82, 1523.93 winning tickets