14:25 Cheltenham Sat 18 November 2017

  • BetVictor Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (Class 1)
  • 2m 4f 78y, Soft (Good to Soft in places)
  • 17 Runners
  • Winner£91,120.002nd£34,192.003rd£17,120.004th£8,528.005th£4,288.006th£2,144.00
  • Surface: Turf

Weighed In

Winning time:5m 23.2sOff time:14:26:58
1st
16
25/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Thomas Bellamy
Tracked leaders, challenged 3 out, soon led, ridden after last, kept on under pressure flat, held on near finish op 33/1
2nd
nk
10
10/1
T: D PipeJ: T Scudamore
Always prominent, challenged 3 out, every chance next, soon ridden, one pace last, kept on towards finish, just held op 9/1
3rd
2 ½
2
6/1
T: P F NichollsJ: B J Geraghty
Mid-division on outer, headway under pressure 3 out, chased front pair next, ridden and kept on same pace flat, held closing stages
4th
3 ¾
11
8/1
T: Ian WilliamsJ: T J O'Brien
Mid-division, chased leaders 3 out, ridden after next, kept on same pace in 4th from last, no impression op 10/1
5th
6
9
10/1
T: P F NichollsJ: H Cobden
Towards rear, hit 8th, headway next, chased leaders 3 out, outpaced before next, soon ridden, no impression after
6th
nk
6
8/1
T: A FlemingJ: D F O'Regan
Held up towards rear, smooth headway 4 out, tracked leaders next, not fluent 2 out, soon one pace, no impression before last
7th
10
3
25/1
T: Jamie SnowdenJ: G Sheehan
Mid-division on inside, ridden and weakened after 3 out
8th
2 ¼
7
9/1
T: N A Twiston-DaviesJ: Jamie Bargary (3)
Led to 9th, led again next, ridden and headed after 3 out, weakened last op 8/1
9th
nk
15
11/1
T: N G RichardsJ: R D Day (3)
Badly hampered 1st, always in rear op 16/1
10th
2
13
25/1
T: C E LongsdonJ: J J Burke
Tracked leaders, driven and lost place after 3 out, weakened from next
11th
33
4
20/1
T: C L TizzardJ: B J Cooper
Always towards rear, outpaced after 4 out, weakened next, tailed off op 16/1

Also Ran

PU
1
4/1f
T: H FryJ: N D Fehily
Tracked leader, led 9th, blundered and headed next, in touch, lost place 3 out, soon weakened, behind when pulled up before next op 9/2 tchd 4/1
PU
5
33/1
T: N J HendersonJ: Nico de Boinville
Slowly away, soon mid-division, chased leaders 9th, weakened before 3 out, tailed off when pulled up before next
F
8
20/1
PU
12
710-11
16/1
T: Evan WilliamsJ: Adam Wedge
In touch, lost place 11th, weakened 4 out, tailed off when pulled up before next
PU
14
20/1
T: Miss V WilliamsJ: Aidan Coleman
Mid-division, lost place and reminders after 7th, behind when pulled up after next
PU
18
20/1
T: J H CullotyJ: P J Brennan
Always behind, tailed off when pulled up before 3 out op 33/1

Non-Runners

NR
17
Mystifiable
910-2
33/1
T: F O'BrienJ: Miss L M Pinchin (7)

Betting Breakdown

£26.70£4.30, £2.50, £2.10, £2.80
£385.50£3,566.00£250.65£1,737.93£130.00, £80.60, £19.40

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