Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup (Group 3) 2m

  • (3yo+, 2m, Class 1, 12 runners)
  • Winner £113,420 2nd £43,000 3rd £21,520 4th £10,720 5th £5,380 6th £2,700
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 38.09s
  • Off time: 13:45:09

Full Result

13:45 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (4) 7 Royal Diamond (IRE) J P Murtagh 7 9-7 J P Murtagh 20/1
SP 20/1 Pulled hard and held up in mid-division, driven and headway over 2f out, went 3rd and enough to do over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, led post
2nd (7) nse 5 Harris Tweed W J Haggas 6 9-7 p G Baker 8/1
SP 8/1 Led after 2f, driven over 1f out, stayed on well, edged left close home, caught post £10000-£1100
3rd (10) ¾ 12 Eye of The Storm (IRE) A P O'Brien 3 8-11 W J Lee 13/2
SP 13/2 Held up in mid-division on outside, headway travelling well over 3f out, went 2nd and edged right over 2f out, ridden to challenge and edged right over 1f out, outpaced into 3rd final 75 yards
4th (12) 1 11 Pale Mimosa (IRE) D K Weld 4 9-4 P J Smullen 14/1
SP 14/1 Switched right start and held up in rear, headway on outside over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, nearest finish opened 16/1
5th (8) nk 8 Saddler's Rock (IRE) J M Oxx 5 9-7 D P McDonogh 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up in last trio, headway on outside over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, nearest finish £20000-£800
6th (9) nk 3 Biographer D R Lanigan 4 9-7 p1 T E Durcan 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in last pair, pushed along and outpaced inside final 3f, headway under pressure over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, never going pace to reach leaders
7th (3) ½ 10 Estimate (IRE) Sir Michael Stoute 4 9-4 R L Moore 2/1f
SP 2/1f Held up towards rear, headway on outside over 2f out, ridden disputing 3rd over 1f out, no extra and lost 3 places towards finish £2250-£1000(x2) £4000-£2000(x4) £2000-£1000(x8) £1000-£500(x11)
8th (1) ¾ 9 Times Up E A L Dunlop 7 9-7 C Soumillon 20/1
SP 20/1 Took keen hold, tracked leader 3f, handy 3rd, went 2nd again over 3f out until ridden over 2f out, chased leaders, edged right and weakened over 1f out opened 16/1
9th (5) 1 Ahzeemah (IRE) Saeed bin Suroor 4 9-7 p S De Sousa 15/2
SP 15/2 Went left start, led for 2f, settled in 4th after 3f, effort and pushed along to dispute 2nd over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, stayed chasing leaders, weakened over 1f out opened 7/1
10th (11) 6 High Jinx (IRE) J R Fanshawe 5 9-7 t James Doyle 16/1
SP 16/1 Tracked leading pair, went 2nd after 3f, pushed along over 4f out, weakened 3f out opened 14/1
11th (6) 7 4 Caucus J H M Gosden 6 9-7 William Buick 14/1
SP 14/1 Dwelt and bumped start, held up towards rear, driven and beaten well over 2f out opened 16/1
12th (2) 11 2 Aiken J H M Gosden 5 9-7 p1 R Hughes 12/1
SP 12/1 Held up in mid-division on inside, pushed along over 3f out, ridden inside final 3f, driven and weakened over 2f out, eased when no chance final furlong opened 16/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £16.50 Tote Place £4.00 £2.90 £2.10 Straight Forecast £164.23 Exacta £231.50 Trifecta £1,809.90 Swingers 1&2 £12.30, 2&3 £9.70, 1&3 £18.90

Jackpot £42,344.48 carried forward to Bath, 20th Oct
Placepot £469.30, Pool: £264167.9, 410.91 winning tickets
Quadpot £38.60, Pool: £15839.53, 303.39 winning tickets