Blue Square London Gold Cup Handicap 1m 2f 6y

  • (3yo, 1m 2f 6y, Class 2, 13 runners)
  • Winner £15,562 2nd £4,660 3rd £2,330 4th £1,165 5th £582 6th £292
  • Going: Good to Soft (Straight Course: Good, Good to Soft in places)
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 13.32s
  • Off time: 15:05:51

Full Result

15:05 Newbury
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (14) 7 Expense Claim (IRE) A M Balding 3 9-3 J Fortune 7/1
SP 7/1 In touch, headway over 3f out, soon every chance, led over 2f out, ran on well opened 13/2 touched 15/2
2nd (3) 2 9 Hajras (IRE) M Johnston 3 9-2 T P O'Shea 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up in touch, effort when hung left from over 2f out, chased winner approaching final furlong, never able to challenge opened 9/2
3rd (5) 4 Clayton K A Ryan 3 9-5 N Callan 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leaders, effort when not clear run over 2f out, soon edged right, never able to challenge opened 20/1
4th (6) 1 1 Rewarded J A R Toller 3 9-7 R Havlin 5/1
SP 5/1 Mid-division, headway over 3f out, chasing leaders when hampered over 2f out, ran on inside final furlong, nearest finish opened 15/2 £2500-£500
5th (9) s.h 6 Thomas Chippendale (IRE) Sir H R A Cecil 3 9-4 T P Queally 2/1f
SP 2/1f Towards rear on wide outside, headway over 3f out, hung left over 2f out, soon chasing leaders, eased final furlong opened 9/4 £2500-£1000 £1000-£400(x8) £900-£400(x7) £1350-£600
6th (4) 13 Hurricane In Dubai (IRE) D J Coakley 3 8-7 J P Fahy 12/1
SP 12/1 Mid-division, headway over 1f out, never on terms opened 16/1 touched 14/1
7th (8) nk 8 Humungosaur Richard Hannon 3 9-2 P Dobbs 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up in rear, headway over 1f out, never nearer
8th (13) ½ 14 Mcvicar M R Channon 3 8-2 K T O'Neill 40/1
SP 40/1 Held up in rear, headway over 2f out, soon no impression opened 50/1
9th (7) 11 Tidal Way (IRE) M R Channon 3 8-11 Matthew Davies 40/1
SP 40/1 Tracked leaders, every chance when edged right over 2f out, soon ridden, faded over 1f out opened 50/1
10th (11) 10 Almuftarris (USA) E A L Dunlop 3 9-2 Jim Crowley 11/1
SP 11/1 Behind, headway under pressure over 2f out, soon beaten opened 9/1 touched 12/1
11th (2) 14 5 Poetic Lord Richard Hannon 3 9-5 R Hughes 14/1
SP 14/1 Went left start, led until over 2f out, soon lost place opened 16/1
12th (12) 11 3 Al Saham Saeed bin Suroor 3 9-6 S De Sousa 25/1
SP 25/1 Pulled hard in mid-division, weakened over 3f out opened 33/1 touched 20/1
13th (1) 27 12 Icelander (USA) M Johnston 3 8-11 K Fallon 14/1
SP 14/1 Hampered start, tracked leader, under pressure over 4f out, soon lost place, eased over 1f out
NR (10) 2 Trader Jack R Charlton 3 9-6 J Doyle

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £7.70 Tote Place £2.30 £2.40 £4.10 Straight Forecast £45.88 Exacta £42.80 Trifecta £631.40 Swingers 1&2 £5.40, 2&3 £18.30, 1&3 £13.20

Placepot £489.60, Pool: £144121.3, 214.88 winning tickets
Quadpot £31.60, Pool: £8393.37, 196.54 winning tickets