Full Results

15:20 Cheltenham

Totesport Cheltenham Gold Cup (grade 1) (Class 1)

  • 11 Runners
  • Distance: 3m 2f 110y
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
  • £475,000 added
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 6m 43.80s
  • Off Time: 15:20:33
  • 11 Ran
1st
6
  • Form: 161-P25
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 174
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: P J Brennan

tracked leaders, went 2nd 4 out, challenged next, driven to lead before 2 out, ridden and stayed on well flat

2nd 7 l
5

Denman (IRE)

34 BFCDCD
4/1
  • Form: 1/22F-1U
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 182
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: A P McCoy

tracked leader, disputed lead 11th, went on 5 out, hard pressed 3 out, ridden and headed before 2 out, edged right and no extra under pressure flat

3rd 23 l
8
50/1
  • Form: 81-P346
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 148
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: Aidan Coleman

held up in touch, reminder 16th, outpaced 4 out, stayed on from next, rallied flat to take 3rd near finish, no chance with leading pair

4th s.h
2

Carruthers

48 BF
33/1
  • Form: 114-512
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 155
  • Trainer: M Bradstock
  • Jockey: Matthew Batchelor

led, joined 11th, not fluent 14th (water), headed 5 out, soon lost place, 4th and outpaced when blundered 3 out, soon ridden and no impression, stayed on under pressure from last, just failed for 3rd

5th ¾ l
4
10/1
  • Form: 311-4P2
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 160
  • Trainer: W P Mullins
  • Jockey: P Townend

tracked leaders, outpaced in 3rd 3 out, soon ridden and no impression with leading pair, kept on same pace, lost 2 places towards finish

6th 8 l
1
50/1
  • Form: 204-P01
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 153
  • Trainer: Miss H C Knight
  • Jockey: G Lee

keen early, held up behind, took closer order 12th, blundered next, outpaced 5 out, left 5th next, no impression from 3 out

7th 12 l
10

My Will (FR)

103 C
80/1
  • Form: 553-275
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 150
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: Nick Scholfield

held up behind, struggling 15th, never dangerous

8th 10 l
3

Cerium (FR)

349 C
200/1
  • Form: 59PP/05-
  • Age: 9
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 133
  • Trainer: Paul Murphy
  • Jockey: D N Russell

always in rear, struggling from halfway

9th dist
11
  • Form: 2121-21
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 152
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: B J Geraghty

held up in touch, struggling 24th, soon lost touch, tailed off

10th dist
9
250/1
  • Form: 6P/6220-
  • Age: 11
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 141
  • Trainer: Paul Murphy
  • Jockey: K Whelan

always behind, tailed off

F
7

Kauto Star (FR)

83 t CD
8/11
  • Form: 1U11-11
  • Age: 10
  • Weight: 11-10
  • Official Rating: 193
  • Trainer: P F Nicholls
  • Jockey: Ruby Walsh

tracked leaders on inside, blundered and lost place 8th, remained in touch, reminder 15th, disputing close up 4th when fell 4 out

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £8.20Tote Place: £1.70,£1.60,£7.90
  • Straight Forecast: £34.81Exacta: £36.60Trifecta: £2281.20Swingers: 1&2:£3.90 2&3:£18.80 1&3:£30.30
  • Placepot: £41,288.40Pool: £938,888.56,16.6 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £848.40Pool: £54,177.50,47.25 winning tickets