Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (Grade 1) 3m 2f 110y

  • (5yo+, 3m 2f 110y, Class 1, 13 runners)
  • Winner £327,326 2nd £122,826 3rd £61,499 4th £30,635 5th £15,404 6th £7,702
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 44.50s
  • Off time: 15:35:40
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Full Result

15:20 Cheltenham
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 8 Lord Windermere (IRE) J H Culloty 8 11-10 D N Russell 20/1
SP 20/1 Patiently ridden off the pace in rear, driven and headway 3 out, chased leaders on inside next, switched right approaching last, ridden and stayed on to lead flat, edged right towards finish, just held on opened 25/1 £16500-£500
2nd s.h 10 On His Own (IRE) W P Mullins 10 11-10 D J Casey 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, led after 3rd, headed narrowly 4 out, driven next, outpaced when went right and bumped 2 out, rallied flat, stayed on and every chance when carried right towards finish, just held £10000-£500 £10000-£500(x5) £5000-£250(x2)
3rd ¾ 13 The Giant Bolster D G Bridgwater 9 11-10 hv T Scudamore 14/1
SP 14/1 Held up behind in touch, pushed along 15th, headway under pressure 3 out, chased leaders when bumped next, rallied last, ridden and kept on to press front pair when carried slightly right towards finsh opened 12/1 £10000-£800
4th 1 11 Silviniaco Conti (FR) P F Nicholls 8 11-10 N Fehily 11/4
SP 11/4 Mid-division in touch, tracked leaders 17th, led narrowly 4 out, ridden and hard pressed when edged left flat, soon headed and hung right, no extra opened 3/1 £1100-£400 £18000-£6000 £900-£600
5th 1 Bobs Worth (IRE) N J Henderson 9 11-10 B J Geraghty 6/4f
SP 6/4f Held up mid-division in touch, headway 4 out, chased leader 2 out, switched inside to challenge before last, soon ridden and every chance, wandered flat, no extra final 110 yards opened 13/8 touched 11/8 £650-£400(x3) £1300-£800 £30000-£20000 £15000-£10000(x2)
6th 9 Lyreen Legend (IRE) D T Hughes 7 11-10 P Carberry 33/1
SP 33/1 Tracked leaders, headway to join leaders 3 out, every chance on inside when blundered next, soon ridden, one pace flat
7th 11 6 Knockara Beau (IRE) G A Charlton 11 11-10 Jan Faltejsek 66/1
SP 66/1 Led to after 3rd, tracked leaders, lost place 13th, plugged on from 2 out, no chance with leaders
8th 12 Teaforthree (IRE) Miss R Curtis 10 11-10 Nick Scholfield 33/1
SP 33/1 Prominent, lost place 4 out, ridden and kept under pressure 2 out, weakened last
9th 3 4 Houblon Des Obeaux (FR) Miss V Williams 7 11-10 L Treadwell 50/1
SP 50/1 Raced wide, held up in touch, outpaced when mistake 4 out, weakened next
10th 6 14 Triolo D'alene (FR) N J Henderson 7 11-10 A P McCoy 10/1
SP 10/1 Held up behind in touch, headway 3 out, ridden and one pce when not much room and hampered next, weakened last opened 12/1 £24000-£2000 £12000-£1000 £10000-£800 £5000-£400(x3) £5000-£450(x2)
11th 5 Katenko (FR) Miss V Williams 8 11-10 Aidan Coleman 66/1
SP 66/1 Held up mid-division in touch, mistake 13th, lost place 17th, weakened 3 out
UR 2 Cloudy Too (IRE) Mrs S J Smith 8 11-10 Jonathan England 50/1
SP 50/1 Prominent, outpaced 4 out, weakened next, behind when mistake and unseated rider last
UR 7 Last Instalment (IRE) P Fenton 9 11-10 B T O'Connell 15/2
SP 15/2 Tracked leaders, lost place and dropped towards rear when blundered and unseated rider 17th opened 7/1 touched 8/1 £2800-£400 £2400-£300
NR 3 First Lieutenant (IRE) M F Morris 9 11-10 D J Casey

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £23.40 Tote Place £4.50 £3.60 £2.50 Straight Forecast £272.86 Exacta £358.20 Trifecta £5,628.50 Swingers 1&2 £41.80, 2&3 £19.40, 1&3 £34.20

Jackpot £445,723.22 carried forward to Uttoxeter, 15th Mar
Placepot £44,616.30, Pool: £1295966.1, 21.2 winning tickets
Quadpot £2,700.20, Pool: £62580.81, 17.15 winning tickets