Hennessy Gold Cup Chase (Grade 3 Handicap) 3m 2f 110y

  • (4yo+, 3m 2f 110y, Class 1, 18 runners)
  • Winner £85,425 2nd £32,055 3rd £16,050 4th £7,995 5th £4,020 6th £2,010
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 6m 32.60s
  • Off time: 15:12:16

Full Result

15:10 Newbury
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 9 Carruthers M Bradstock 8 10-4 t1 Matthew Batchelor 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, hit 4th, led after next, hit 7th, headed 8th, led again 10th until 13th, led 16th, headed 4 out, led 3 out, clear flat, stayed on well opened 12/1
2nd 2 Planet of Sound P J Hobbs 9 11-2 t R Johnson 14/1
SP 14/1 Tracked leaders, led 4 out, headed 3 out, stayed on under pressure, no impression on winner flat opened 11/1
3rd ¾ 14 Fair Along (GER) P J Hobbs 9 10-0 pt Miss N Carberry 33/1
SP 33/1 Led into start, narrow lead until jumped slowly 1st, soon in rear, blundered 14th, headway 4 out, ran on flat, went 3rd towards finish, going on close home
4th ½ 6 Great Endeavour (IRE) D Pipe 7 10-9 Timmy Murphy 5/1
SP 5/1 Held up in rear, hit 9th and 14th, headway on inside approaching 17th, every chance 2 out, no extra towards finish £4000-£800 £2500-£500(x2) £1600-£400
5th nk 7 Beshabar (IRE) Tim Vaughan 9 10-8 Aidan Coleman 10/1
SP 10/1 Led 1st until 4th, stayed handy, ridden 4 out, no impression on leaders 2 out, stayed on final 150 yards opened 14/1
6th 13 Wymott (IRE) D McCain Jnr 7 10-2 G Lee 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders on outside, ridden after 17th, outpaced by leaders from 3 out, stayed on final 150 yards, no impression
7th 8 12 The Giant Bolster D G Bridgwater 6 10-4 p T Scudamore 16/1
SP 16/1 Reluctant to join others before start, held up in rear, headway when hampered 16th, blundered next, no impression from 3 out
8th 5 Blazing Bailey A King 9 10-9 R Thornton 50/1
SP 50/1 Mid-division, headway 16th, not fluent next, no impression from 3 out
9th ½ 16 Tullamore Dew (IRE) N J Gifford 9 10-0 L Treadwell 25/1
SP 25/1 Tracked leaders, lost place when not fluent 4th, headway approaching 12th, weakened from 3 out
10th 11 Michel Le Bon (FR) P F Nicholls 8 10-4 N Fehily 10/1
SP 10/1 Tracked leaders, led 4th until next, stayed close up, blundered 16th, hit 4 out, weakened 2 out opened 9/1 touched 11/1
11th ½ 4 Aiteen Thirtythree (IRE) P F Nicholls 7 10-10 R Walsh 9/2f
SP 9/2f Tracked leaders, led 5th, soon headed, led 8th until 10th, led 13th, not fluent and headed 16th, weakened from 2 out opened 5/1 £3000-£540(x2) £8000-£1600 £2000-£320(x2) £1500-£300(x6)
12th 20 15 Balthazar King (IRE) P J Hobbs 7 10-0 Giles Hawkins (3) 66/1
SP 66/1 Mid-division, mistake and hampered 16th, well beaten 4 out
13th 10 10 Muirhead (IRE) N Meade 8 10-4 P Carberry 18/1
SP 18/1 Mid-division, took keen hold early stages, blundered and lost place 15th, hampered next, soon behind opened 20/1 touched 16/1
14th 28 18 Qhilimar (FR) C E Longsdon 7 10-0 p R McGrath 33/1
SP 33/1 Mistake 8th, always in rear, tailed off
PU 17 Billie Magern N A Twiston-Davies 7 10-0 S Twiston-Davies 33/1
SP 33/1 Prominent early, tracked leaders, hit 7th, reminder and lost place after 10th, well behind 17th, pulled up befoe 4 out
PU 1 Neptune Collonges (FR) P F Nicholls 10 11-12 Harry Derham (7) 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up towards rear, not fluent 12th, well behind 17th, pulled up before 3 out
PU 8 Wayward Prince Ian Williams 7 10-8 D C Costello 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up towards rear, bad mistake 8th, ridden and behind 15th, pulled up before 17th opened 13/2
F 3 Sarando P R Webber 6 10-11 pt W Kennedy 22/1
SP 22/1 Tracked leaders, fell 16th opened 20/1

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £12.00 Tote Place £2.40 £3.70 £5.90 £2.10 Straight Forecast £133.20 Exacta £166.60 Trifecta £5,610.20 Swingers 1&2 £26.30, 2&3 £87.50, 1&3 £48.20

Jackpot £28,514.30 carried forward to Carlisle, 27th Nov
Placepot £118.60, Pool: £158570.66, 975.99 winning tickets
Quadpot £37.30, Pool: £12335.36, 244.57 winning tickets