Gold Cup (group 1) 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 12 runners)
  • Winner £141,925
  • Going: Good to Firm, Good in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 16.92s
  • Off time: 15:51:16

Full Result

15:50 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (13) 5 Rite Of Passage D K Weld 6 9-2 P J Smullen 20/1
SP 20/1 Tracked leaders on inside, tracked leader over 4f out, challenged from 2f out, driven to lead 1f out, kept narrow advantage, stayed on gamely opened 16/1 £40000-£2000 £10000-£600 £10000-£600
2nd (5) nk 7 Age Of Aquarius (IRE) A P O'Brien 4 9-0 J P Murtagh 8/1
SP 8/1 Tracked leader, led 5f out, strongly pressed and driven along from 2f out, stayed on gamely until worn down 1f out, rallied and kept trying, always just held opened 6/1 £3500-£500(x2) £90000-£15000
3rd (6) 6 4 Purple Moon (IRE) L M Cumani 7 9-2 K Fallon 12/1
SP 12/1 Soon held up in 6th, headway on outside 3f out, went 3rd 2f out, soon driven along, kept on same pace and no chance with leading duo opened 18/1 £8000-£400 £8000-£400
4th (4) 13 2 Bannaby (FR) M Delcher Sanchez 7 9-2 C Soumillon 20/1
SP 20/1 Held up in rear, steady headway 4f out, disputing 3rd 2f out, soon hung right under pressure, weakened over 1f out £8000-£400 £8000-£400
5th (12) 11 1 Ask Sir Michael Stoute 7 9-2 R L Moore 11/4f
SP 11/4f Raced keenly, in touch, headway to track leaders over 4f out, ridden 3f out, weakened over 2f out opened 4/1 £20000-£4000 £12000-£3000 £8000-£2000(x2) £4000-£1000(x4) £7000-£2000 £7000-£2000
6th (3) 3 Kasbah Bliss (FR) F Doumen 8 9-2 T Thulliez 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up in 10th, some headway on wide outside over 6f out, 8th and struggling 3f out, plugged on, no chance opened 7/1 £5000-£600 £5000-£600 £15000-£2000
7th (11) 8 10 Kite Wood (IRE) Saeed bin Suroor 4 9-0 L Dettori 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up in 7th, pushed along 6f out, 7th and struggling 3f out opened 13/2 £13000-£2000 £6000-£1000
8th (2) hd 6 Tastahil (IRE) B W Hills 6 9-2 T P O'Shea 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in 9th, struggling final 5f, tailed off
9th (1) 30 9 Darley Sun (IRE) Saeed bin Suroor 4 9-0 William Buick 12/1
SP 12/1 Took keen hold, tracked leading trio, pushed along 6f out, soon lost place, behind and eased, tailed off opened 14/1 £64000-£4000 £10000-£600 £10000-£600 £20000-£1400(x3)
10th (9) ½ 11 Manifest Sir H R A Cecil 4 9-0 T P Queally 7/2
SP 7/2 Raced wide, held up in 8th, headway over 5f out, disputing 2nd over 4f out, weakened over 3f out, tailed off opened 4/1 £50000-£12500 £40000-£10000(x2) £12000-£3000 £10000-£2500 £8000-£2000(x2) £6000-£1500 £4000-£1000(x7) £17500-£5000 £14000-£4000 £7000-£2000(x2)
11th (8) dist 8 Akmal J L Dunlop 4 9-0 R Hills 16/1
SP 16/1 Led until 5f out, badly hampered on inside and lost place over 4f out, soon behind, eased, tailed off
12th (10) dist 12 Montaff M R Channon 4 9-0 A Munro 100/1
SP 100/1 Always last, lost touch 5f out, tailed off
NR (7) 13 Clowance R Charlton 5 8-13 J Fortune

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £23.80 Tote Place £6.30 £2.60 £3.80 Straight Forecast £171.29 Exacta £164.10 Trifecta £1,630.60 Swingers 1&2 £16.80, 2&3 £15.30, 1&3 £31.70

Jackpot £59,774.33 carried forward to Ascot, 18th Jun
Placepot £2,689.70, Pool: £419494.78, 113.85 winning tickets
Quadpot £116.00, Pool: £25443.32, 162.22 winning tickets