Full Results

16:20 Ascot

Gold Cup (Group 1) (Class 1)

  • 14 Runners
  • Distance: 2m 3f 210y
  • Going: Good to Firm (Watered)
  • Surface: Turf
  • £400,000 added
  • Winner: £226,840
  • 2nd: £86,000
  • 3rd: £43,040
  • 4th: £21,440
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 4m 22.40s
  • Off Time: 16:22:37
  • 14 Ran
1st
1(7)

Big Orange

28 p C
5/1
  • Form: 1030-41
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 117
  • Trainer: M L W Bell
  • Jockey: James Doyle

led for 2f, tracked leader, led again 12f out, steadied tempo and given breather 5f out, ridden over 1f out, battled on gamely throughout final furlong, refused to be headed

2nd s.h
3(13)
  • Form: 1234-21
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 120
  • Trainer: A P O'Brien
  • Jockey: R L Moore

held up towards rear, headway on wide outside 2f out, went 2nd and edged right over 1f out, stayed on strongly and closed all the way to the line, could not get by winner who refused to be headed

3rd 6 l
8(5)
33/1
  • Form: 11241-7
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 9-0
  • Official Rating: 114
  • Trainer: Mrs L J Mongan
  • Jockey: Jim Crowley

tracked leading pair, went 2nd over 3f out until over 1f out, ridden and kept on same pace in 3rd final furlong

4th ½ l
12(8)
50/1
  • Form: 21201-3
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 8-13
  • Official Rating: 101
  • Trainer: R M Beckett
  • Jockey: Fran Berry

held up towards rear, headway chasing leaders 3f out, soon switched left, plugging on when not clear run and switched right over 1f out, 4th and one pace final furlong

5th 2¾ l
6(1)
20/1
  • Form: 5570-11
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 111
  • Trainer: Mrs J Harrington
  • Jockey: C O'Donoghue

mid-division, plugged on final 2f, modest 5th over 1f out

6th ½ l
5(3)
10/1
  • Form: 3311-33
  • Age: 8
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 117
  • Trainer: D M Simcock
  • Jockey: W M Lordan

held up towards rear of mid-division, pushed along over 3f out, edged right and plugged on final 2f, no threat

7th 1¼ l
14(10)
14/1
  • Form: 11451-1
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 8-13
  • Official Rating: 105
  • Trainer: H Morrison
  • Jockey: S De Sousa

mid-division, ridden and plugging on but no impression when hung right final 2f

8th hd
10(14)
66/1
  • Form: 714-352
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 9-0
  • Official Rating: 107
  • Trainer: C Fellowes
  • Jockey: T P Queally

held up towards rear, headway on outside over 2f out, soon chasing leaders and ridden, hung right and weakened over 1f out

9th 4 l
2(12)
66/1
  • Form: 1135-32
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 113
  • Trainer: H Morrison
  • Jockey: A Kirby

tracked leaders on outside, reminders 4f out, unable to quicken when hung right from over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, eased

10th 2¾ l
11(6)
  • Form: 1/1922-4
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 8-13
  • Official Rating: 112
  • Trainer: C Appleby
  • Jockey: W Buick

steadied start, held up in last pair, ridden on outside and no impression when hung right over 2f out

11th 10 l
9(11)
66/1
  • Form: 3946-14
  • Age: 4
  • Weight: 9-0
  • Official Rating: 109
  • Trainer: M R Channon
  • Jockey: G Lee

always behind, never a factor

12th 40 l
4(9)
25/1
  • Form: 1212-97
  • Age: 7
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 116
  • Trainer: R Charlton
  • Jockey: J P Spencer

raced wide early, led after 2f until 12f out, chased winner pushed along over 3f out, weakened rapidly, tailed off and eased final furlong

13th 13 l
7(2)
50/1
  • Form: 0/343-04
  • Age: 6
  • Weight: 9-2
  • Official Rating: 107
  • Trainer: E A L Dunlop
  • Jockey: Andrea Atzeni

always towards rear, never involved

14th 23 l
13(4)
15/2
  • Form: 24713-2
  • Age: 5
  • Weight: 8-13
  • Official Rating: 113
  • Trainer: R M Beckett
  • Jockey: Oisin Murphy

took keen hold towards rear, never involved

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £5.90Tote Place: £2.00,£1.10,£7.60
  • Straight Forecast: £8.93Exacta: £11.60Trifecta: £274.90Swingers: 1&2 £2.00,1&3 £28.70,2&3 £13.00
  • Placepot: £447.30Pool: £652,822,1065.18 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £59.80Pool: £39,793.96,492.22 winning tickets