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)
Silk - Yellow, Black and Yellow striped sleeves, White cap

Big Orange

28 p C
5/1
  • Form 1030-41
  • Age 6
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 117

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)
Silk - Royal blue, orange disc, striped sleeves and cap
  • Form 1234-21
  • Age 5
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 120

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)
Silk - Purple and Orange diabolo, Orange sleeves, Purple stars, Orange cap, Purple star
33/1
  • Form 11241-7
  • Age 4
  • Weight 9-0
  • Official Rating 114

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)
Silk - Mauve, Purple armlets
50/1
  • Form 21201-3
  • Age 5
  • Weight 8-13
  • Official Rating 101

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)
Silk - Orange, royal blue stars, striped sleeves, orange cap
20/1
  • Form 5570-11
  • Age 5
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 111

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

6th ½ l
5(3)
Silk - White, Red chevron, hooped sleeves, Red cap
10/1
  • Form 3311-33
  • Age 8
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 117

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)
Silk - Royal blue, white cross belts, diamonds on sleeves, red and white quartered cap
14/1
  • Form 11451-1
  • Age 5
  • Weight 8-13
  • Official Rating 105

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

8th hd
10(14)
Silk - Royal Blue, Red stripe, striped sleeves and cap
66/1
  • Form 714-352
  • Age 4
  • Weight 9-0
  • Official Rating 107

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)
Silk - Black, emerald green hoop and armlets, emerald green cap, black spots
66/1
  • Form 1135-32
  • Age 7
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 113

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)
Silk - Royal blue
  • Form 1/1922-4
  • Age 5
  • Weight 8-13
  • Official Rating 112

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

11th 10 l
9(11)
Silk - Dark Green, Maroon stars, Maroon cap
66/1
  • Form 3946-14
  • Age 4
  • Weight 9-0
  • Official Rating 109

always behind, never a factor

12th 40 l
4(9)
Silk - Yellow, black sash, white sleeves, black and white quartered cap
25/1
  • Form 1212-97
  • Age 7
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 116

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)
Silk - Dark Blue, Red epaulets, armlets and cap
50/1
  • Form 0/343-04
  • Age 6
  • Weight 9-2
  • Official Rating 107

always towards rear, never involved

14th 23 l
13(4)
Silk - Claret, gold braid, claret sleeves, claret cap, gold tassel
15/2
  • Form 24713-2
  • Age 5
  • Weight 8-13
  • Official Rating 113

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