Full Results

14:15 Cheltenham

Paddy Power Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (GBB Race) (Class 1)

  • 16 Runners
  • Distance: 2m 4f 44y
  • Going: Soft
  • Surface: Turf
  • £130,000 added
  • Winner: £74,035
  • 2nd: £27,781
  • 3rd: £13,910
  • 4th: £6,929
Weighed In
  • Winning Time: 5m 14.36s
  • Off Time: 14:15:59
  • 16 Ran
1st
16
Silk - RED, YELLOW sash, striped sleeves and star on cap
10/1
  • Form 34P-122
  • Age 9
  • Weight 10-5
  • Official Rating 137

prominent, led 3rd, sprawled badly on landing 4th, clear before 6th, not fluent 11th, reduced lead after 4 out, mistake 3 out, pressed from 2 out, edged right flat, stayed on well and in command final 100 yards

2nd 3¼ l
8
Silk - Red, White sash, Emerald Green sleeves, Emerald Green and Red check cap
14/1
  • Form 5/P0226-
  • Age 8
  • Weight 11-2
  • Official Rating 148

held up in rear, mistake 5th, headway before 3 out, left 2nd 2 out, every chance last, edged right flat, held inside final 100 yards

3rd 1 l
4
Silk - Dark Blue and White diabolo, hooped sleeves and cap
5/1
  • Form 12425-1
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-8
  • Official Rating 154

mid-division, not fluent 6th,, headway 11th, went 2nd 3 out until before 2 out, 4th when pecked last, went 3rd towards finish, kept on, no impression on winner

4th 1¼ l
12
Silk - Dark blue, maroon hoops and armlets
50/1
  • Form 38/2520-
  • Age 9
  • Weight 10-10
  • Official Rating 142

held up in rear, remote 9th 3 out, stayed on from 2 out, went 4th close home, nearest finish

5th 1¼ l
17
Silk - Yellow, Dark Blue triple diamond and armlets

Sky Pirate

31 t BFD
10/1
  • Form 47/F22-2
  • Age 7
  • Weight 10-2
  • Official Rating 134

held up towards rear, headway 4 out, close 2nd when mistake 2 out, switched left flat, weakened final 75 yards

6th 6 l
2
Silk - Light blue, red braces, white sleeves, red armlets, light blue and red quartered cap
  • Form 4/11211-
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-11
  • Official Rating 157

led until 3rd, chased winner until mistake 10th, weakened after 4 out

7th 2½ l
1
Silk - Royal Blue, White hoop and sleeves

Aso (FR)

247 CD
25/1
  • Form 62/3547-
  • Age 10
  • Weight 11-12
  • Official Rating 158

chased leaders, hampered 4 out, soon lost place and well beaten, kept on flat

PU
3
Silk - WHITE, RED braces, EMERALD GREEN and WHITE check sleeves, WHITE cap, RED star
11/2
  • Form 8/72114-
  • Age 6
  • Weight 11-9
  • Official Rating 155

mid-division, not fluent 8th, headway 11th, weakened after 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

PU
5
Silk - Red, yellow triple diamond, white sleeves, red armlets

Slate House (IRE)

248 t CCD
12/1
  • Form 1F11P6-
  • Age 8
  • Weight 11-6
  • Official Rating 152

mid-division, struggling 12th, soon behind, pulled up before 3 out

F
6
Silk - YELLOW, PURPLE star, PURPLE sleeves, YELLOW armlets, PURPLE cap

Happy Diva (IRE)

15 t DCD
16/1
  • Form 21242-5
  • Age 9
  • Weight 11-5
  • Official Rating 151

chased leaders, not much room 4 out, 4 length 5th when fell 2 out

UR
7
Silk - Maroon and Yellow diamonds, halved sleeves, Yellow cap
12/1
  • Form 1111/PF-
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-4
  • Official Rating 150

disputing lead when awkward and unseated rider 1st

F
9
Silk - Royal blue and yellow (quartered), royal blue sleeves, yellow spots, royal blue cap
  • Form 156317-
  • Age 5
  • Weight 11-1
  • Official Rating 147

chased leaders, not fluent 5th, went 2nd 12th until 3 out, soon weakened, fell last

PU
10
Silk - Brown, white epaulets
  • Form 61115-4
  • Age 7
  • Weight 11-0
  • Official Rating 146

always in rear, behind 11th, pulled up before 3 out

PU
11
Silk - Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap
20/1
  • Form 135/U28-
  • Age 9
  • Weight 10-11
  • Official Rating 143

mid-division, mistake and lost place 3rd, well beaten 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

PU
14
Silk - Red and white diamonds, striped sleeves, red cap, white diamond
  • Form P17F2-F
  • Age 9
  • Weight 10-9
  • Official Rating 141

mistake towards rear, well behind 12th, pulled up after

PU
15
Silk - Mauve and white check, white sleeves, mauve armlets
  • Form 1514/P-3
  • Age 7
  • Weight 10-6
  • Official Rating 138

chased leaders on outside, went 2nd 10th, mistake next, not fluent and lost 2nd 12th, weakened before 3 out, pulled up before 2 out

NR
13

Fidux (FR)

28 D
20/1
  • Form 3P-2241
  • Age 7
  • Weight 10-10
  • Official Rating 142

NonRunner

Betting breakdown

  • Tote Win: £12.30Tote Place: £2.60 (16), £3.60 (8), £2.10 (4), £9.00 (12)
  • Straight Forecast: £137.41Exacta: £201.40Trifecta: £1618.80Swingers: 1&2 £28.20,1&3 £14.40,2&3 £18.20
  • Placepot: £134.60Pool: £196,777.55,1066.72 winning tickets
  • Quadpot: £28.70Pool: £20,985.19,539.25 winning tickets