Gold Cup (British Champions Series) (Group 1) 2m 4f

  • (4yo+, 2m 4f, Class 1, 14 runners)
  • Winner £198,485 2nd £75,250 3rd £37,660 4th £18,760 5th £9,415 6th £4,725
  • Going: Good to Firm
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 4m 20.51s
  • Off time: 15:45:34

Full Result

15:45 Ascot
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (5) 18 Estimate (IRE) Sir Michael Stoute 4 8-11 R L Moore 7/2f
SP 7/2f Never far away in touch, headway to chase leaders over 2f out, went 2nd inside final 2f, ridden to lead 1f out, strongly pressed inside final furlong, stayed on gamely and always holding on opened 4/1 £8000-£2000 £4500-£1000(x2) £20000-£5000 £4000-£1000(x2)
2nd (16) nk 9 Simenon (IRE) W P Mullins 6 9-2 J P Murtagh 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up towards rear, headway on outside over 2f out, chased leading pair over 1f out, chased winner and edged right inside final furlong, stayed on well, always just held opened 9/2 £50000-£10000 £2200-£400 £5000-£1000(x4)
3rd (15) 1 17 Top Trip F Doumen 4 9-0 M Barzalona 7/1
SP 7/1 Held up in mid-divison, headway between horses over 2f out, stayed on to 3rd inside final furlong, no extra and eased when held in closing stages opened 12/1
4th (3) 2 3 Colour Vision (FR) Saeed bin Suroor 5 9-2 v1 S De Sousa 12/1
SP 12/1 Dwelt, soon recovered to track leaders, went 2nd 8f out, led over 2f out, ridden well over 1f out, headed 1f out, weakened and lost 2 places inside final furlong
5th (7) ½ 2 Altano (GER) Andreas Wohler 7 9-2 t1 E Pedroza 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in rear, headway on outside over 1f out, stayed on to 5th and edged right inside final furlong, finished well, never going pace to reach leaders
6th (18) 13 El Salvador (IRE) A P O'Brien 4 9-0 J P O'Brien 16/1
SP 16/1 Raced wide in rear of mid-division, headway on outside over 2f out, ridden well over 1f out, weakened over 1f out opened 25/1
7th (4) hd 15 Model Pupil C Hills 4 9-0 James McDonald 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in mid-division on inside, headway approaching final 2f, never reached leaders, hung right and weakened well over 1f out
8th (6) 8 Saddler's Rock (IRE) J M Oxx 5 9-2 t D P McDonogh 9/2
SP 9/2 Led 4f, tracked leader until 8f out, handy 3rd, pushed along over 2f out, lost 3rd well over 1f out, soon ridden, weakened over 1f out opened 5/1 £2000-£360 £5000-£1000(x5)
9th (13) 1 6 Number Theory J R Holt 5 9-2 S Sanders 50/1
SP 50/1 Took keen hold, held up towards rear, headway and pushed along 2f out, ridden and weakened inside final 2f opened 66/1
10th (17) 16 Repeater Sir Mark Prescott 4 9-0 L Morris 50/1
SP 50/1 Held up towards rear, ridden and struggling on outside over 2f out, never a factor
11th (2) nse 14 Last Train A Fabre 4 9-0 M Guyon 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders on inside, pushed along 3f out, ridden over 2f out, weakened inside final 2f opened 10/1
12th (8) 4 Earl Of Tinsdal (GER) Andreas Wohler 5 9-2 William Buick 20/1
SP 20/1 Pulled hard, soon tracking leader, led after 4f, headed over 2f out, chased leader until well over 1f out, weakened over 1f out, eased opened 16/1
13th (10) 21 10 Times Up E A L Dunlop 7 9-2 L Dettori 11/1
SP 11/1 Held up towards rear, ridden on outside and struggling over 2f out, never a factor, tailed off opened 8/1 £5500-£500
14th (14) 14 11 Vadamar (FR) M Delzangles 5 9-2 J P Spencer 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, ridden and struggling well over 2f out, never a factor, tailed off opened 20/1
WD (9) 1 Aaim To Prosper (IRE) B J Meehan 9 9-2 K Fallon
WD (1) 12 Biographer D R Lanigan 4 9-0 T E Durcan
NR (11) 5 High Jinx (IRE) J R Fanshawe 5 9-2 G Lee
NR (12) 7 Rite Of Passage D K Weld 9 9-2 P J Smullen

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £3.80 Tote Place £1.60 £1.90 £2.40 Straight Forecast £19.75 Exacta £15.50 Trifecta £204.60 Swingers 1&2 £4.70, 2&3 £8.30, 1&3 £5.80

Jackpot £150,224.69 carried forward to Ascot, 21st Jun
Placepot £63.00, Pool: £743014.0, 8601.48 winning tickets
Quadpot £10.60, Pool: £37056.2, 2586.58 winning tickets