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15:35 Sandown 28 Apr 2018

bet365 Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Grade 3) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £84,405 - 20 ran

3m 4f 166y

Good to Soft (Soft in places)

4
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue, large red spots, red sleeves, royal blue armlets, royal blue and red hooped cap (Cracker And Smodge Partnership)

16. Step Back (IRE)

jumped really well, chased leaders, led 6th, made rest, 4 lengths ahead going strongly 2 out, great effort

7/1 2Fav 8 10-0 p1 135 J E MooreM Bradstock
2 13
Dark blue, light blue hoop, checked sleeves and cap (Mrs Diana L Whateley)

4. Rock The Kasbah (IRE)

chased leaders, went 2nd 11th, pushed along before 3 out, stayed on same pace and no chance with winner from next

12/1 8 11-0 p1 149 R JohnsonP J Hobbs
3 14
Dark green, yellow cross belts, diabolo on sleeves (Woodhouse & Sutton)

5. Present Man (IRE)

chased leaders, pushed along in 3rd after 4 out, kept on same pace

25/1 8 10-9 t 147 Bryony Frost (3)P F Nicholls
4 ½
Dark blue, red chevron, armlets and diamond on cap (Mr Nigel Morris)

15. Relentless Dreamer (IRE)

towards rear, headway chasing leaders before 19th, driven along in 4th and stayed on same pace from 2 out

33/1 9 10-1 t p 136 Adam WedgeMiss R Curtis
5 ½
Yellow, white cross of lorraine, hooped sleeves, emerald green cap (Mrs C Skipworth)

11. Carole's Destrier

in touch in mid-division, headway chasing leaders 13th, stayed on same pace in 5th from 4 out

14/1 10 10-3 p1 138 R T DunneN P Mulholland
6 5
Emerald green, red star, white sleeves, red stars, red cap (Ian Payne & Kim Franklin)

18. Dawson City

towards rear, some late minor headway, never on terms

14/1 9 10-1 (ow1) (oh2) 136 3 T J O'BrienMiss Polly Gundry
7 6
Royal blue, pink star on body and cap, royal blue sleeves, pink stars (Mrs Jean R Bishop)

3. Theatre Guide (IRE)

held up towards rear, not fluent 2nd, headway chasing leaders 14th, weakened after 4 out

25/1 11 11-0 t b 149 P J BrennanC L Tizzard
8 3
Brown, orange seams and sleeves, quartered cap (Mike Burbidge & The Old Masters)

19. The Young Master

chased leaders, reminders and outpaced 14th, rallied under pressure before 19th, ridden after 4 out, weakened before next

12/1 9 10-0 (oh3) p 135 3 Conor ShoemarkN P Mulholland
9 6
Red, dark blue disc, halved sleeves (Exors Of The Late Mrs J Blackwell)

8. Houblon Des Obeaux (FR)

always behind, tailed off

25/1 11 10-7 b 142 Charlie DeutschMiss V Williams
10 24
White, emerald green stripe, white sleeves, dark blue armlets (J A Provan & C E Stedman)

20. Band Of Blood (IRE)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders before 14th, weakened 17th, tailed off

25/1 10 10-0 (oh3) b 135 3 WS B S HughesDr R D P Newland
11 19
Red, white star, red sleeves, black stars (S Such & Cg Paletta)

10. Benbens (IRE)

always towards rear, struggling when blundered 18th (water) tailed off

50/1 13 10-3 138 2 Aidan ColemanN A Twiston-Davies
PU
Red, white star, red sleeves, black stars, white cap, red star (S Such & Cg Paletta)

1. Blaklion

held up towards rear, never on terms, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out

6/1 Fav 9 11-12 161 WS2 Sam Twiston-DaviesN A Twiston-Davies
PU
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

2. Regal Encore (IRE)

towards rear, tailed off and pulled up before 19th

16/1 10 11-5 154 R P McLernonA J Honeyball
PU
Light blue, white star, dark blue sleeves, light blue cap, white star (Alan & Andrew Turner)

6. Missed Approach (IRE)

led until after 2nd, led again before next, headed 6th, chased leaders, hit 17th, weakened 19th, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out

8/1 8 10-8 b 146 WS2 Mr N McParlan (3)W Greatrex
PU
Royal blue, pink star, royal blue sleeves, pink stars, white cap (Mrs Jean R Bishop)

7. Royal Vacation (IRE)

always in rear, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out

20/1 8 10-10 b 145 WS2 H CobdenC L Tizzard
PU
Emerald green and purple stripes, mauve sleeves, mauve cap, purple star (Mr J Humberstone)

9. Domesday Book (USA)

chased leaders, led after 2nd until before next, chased leaders, jumped slowly 17th, weakened next, pulled up before 3 out

25/1 8 10-2 b 140 Miss G Andrews (3)Stuart Edmunds
PU
Dark blue, red chevron and armlets, white cap (Mr Nigel Morris)

12. Bigbadjohn (IRE)

mounted on course, always towards rear, no chance when blundered 4 out, pulled up after next

12/1 9 10-3 138 Jamie BargaryN A Twiston-Davies
PU
White, red chevron, emerald green and red striped sleeves, red cap (Roddy Owen & Paul Fullagar)

13. Minella Daddy (IRE)

mid-division until dropped to rear after 13th, jumped slowly and pulled up after next

8/1 8 9-13 b 137 James Bowen (3)P Bowen
PU
White, orange and white striped cap (Mr Anthony Speelman)

14. Sugar Baron (IRE)

always behind, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out

12/1 8 10-2 b 137 2 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
PU
Red, white star, red and black striped sleeves, white cap, black star (Mr Fergus Wilson)

17. Rathlin Rose (IRE)

wore ear plugs in prelims, mid-division, headway chasing leaders 19th, weakened 4 out, pulled up before next

16/1 10 10-0 (oh2) b 135 2 David NoonanD Pipe

Off Time: 15:38:16

Winning Time: 7m 32.10s

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2019 09:59:01

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

jumped really well, chased leaders, led 6th, made rest, 4 lengths ahead going strongly 2 out, great effort

7/1 2Fav 8 10-0 p1 J E Moore 135
7/12 13 Oct 2018 Chp 23½F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £22,155 (J) to The Young Master (24L)   8/1 811-11 Nico de Boinville 149
6/12 12 Jan 2019 War 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £42,712 (J) to Impulsive Star (28L)   6/1 2Fav 911-3 David Bass 149
PU/40 06 Apr 2019 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £500,000 (J) to Tiger Roll  25/1 910-7 Nico de Boinville 147
3/15 27 Apr 2019 San 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,405 (J) to Talkischeap (19L)   10/1 910-11 Nico de Boinville 145
2 13

chased leaders, went 2nd 11th, pushed along before 3 out, stayed on same pace and no chance with winner from next

12/1 8 11-0 p1 R Johnson 149
6/12 13 Oct 2018 Chp 23½F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £22,155 (J) to The Young Master (19¼L)   2/1 Fav 811-9 R Johnson 147
Won/15 17 Nov 2018 Che 27½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £33,762 (J) bt Royal Vacation (1¼L)   9/1 810-13 R Johnson 147
6/9 14 Dec 2018 Che 26F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £33,762 (J) to Cogry (23L)   4/1 2Fav 811-12 R Johnson 153
F/40 06 Apr 2019 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £500,000 (J) to Tiger Roll  16/1 910-13 R Johnson 153
PU/15 27 Apr 2019 San 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,405 (J) to Talkischeap  12/1 911-4 R Johnson 152
3 14

chased leaders, pushed along in 3rd after 4 out, kept on same pace

25/1 8 10-9 t Bryony Frost (3) 147
Won/16 10 Nov 2018 Wcn 25F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £34,170 (J) bt Sumkindofking (2½L)   5/1 JFav 811-12 Bryony Frost 144
8/18 08 Dec 2018 Ain 26F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,195 (J) to Walk In The Mill (38L)   11/1 811-3 Bryony Frost 151
4/7 19 Jan 2019 Tau 28½F GS  Cl2 Ch £31,080 (J) to Royal Vacation (39L)   7/1 911-2 Bryony Frost 151
PU/15 27 Apr 2019 San 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,405 (J) to Talkischeap  14/1 911-2 Bryony Frost 150
4 ½

towards rear, headway chasing leaders before 19th, driven along in 4th and stayed on same pace from 2 out

33/1 9 10-1 t p Adam Wedge 136
3/18 01 Jul 2018 Utt 26F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £42,202 (J) to Virgilio (8¾L)   11/1 910-11 Adam Wedge 134
Won/16 27 Oct 2018 Che 25F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £37,140 (J) bt Cogry (nk)   16/1 910-3 Adam Wedge 134
5 ½

in touch in mid-division, headway chasing leaders 13th, stayed on same pace in 5th from 4 out

14/1 10 10-3 p1 R T Dunne 138
3/13 14 Oct 2018 Chp 23½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Kings Lad (9½L)   9/2 2Fav 1011-3 R T Dunne 136
PU/11 11 Nov 2018 San 24F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Loose Chips  10/3 JFav 1011-7 R T Dunne 136
Won/10 29 Dec 2018 Nbu 26F GS  Cl3 HcpCh £11,956 (J) bt Ballydine (¾L)   12/1 1011-12 R T Dunne 135
4/12 12 Jan 2019 War 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £42,712 (J) to Impulsive Star (8¾L)   12/1 1110-6 R T Dunne 138
PU/15 16 Feb 2019 Hdo 28½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £56,950 (J) to Robinsfirth  20/1 1110-8 Aidan Coleman 138
Won/11 02 Mar 2019 Nbu 26F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) bt Theatre Guide (1½L)   6/1 1110-13 T Scudamore 137
6 5

towards rear, some late minor headway, never on terms

14/1 9 10-1 (ow1) (oh2) T J O'Brien 136 3
F/8 24 Nov 2018 Hdo 28½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £16,505 (J) to Red Infantry  18/1 911-10 Conor Shoemark 133
5/16 09 Dec 2018 Kel 32½F GS  Cl3 HcpCh £31,320 (J) to Harry The Viking (10L)   20/1 911-5 James Best 133
7/20 27 Dec 2018 Chp 29½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £85,425 (J) to Elegant Escape (28L)   16/1 910-4 James Best 133
Won/15 22 Feb 2019 Exe 30½F GS  Cl3 HcpCh £15,890 (J) bt Dancing Shadow (6L)   6/1 C2Fav 1011-10 Thomas Bellamy 131
5/19 16 Mar 2019 Utt 34F Hy  Cl1 HcpChList £84,405 (J) to Potters Corner (20L)   12/1 1010-11 Thomas Bellamy 139
4/9 17 Apr 2019 Che 26F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £15,475 (J) to Cobra De Mai (27L)   8/1 1011-3 Thomas Bellamy 138
7 6

held up towards rear, not fluent 2nd, headway chasing leaders 14th, weakened after 4 out

25/1 11 11-0 t b P J Brennan 149
12/13 14 Oct 2018 Chp 23½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Kings Lad (43L)   9/1 1111-12 Aidan Coleman 145
10/11 11 Nov 2018 San 24F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Loose Chips (28L)   9/1 1111-12 P J Brennan 141
2/17 05 Jan 2019 San 24F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £61,900 (J) to Houblon Des Obeaux (15L)   14/1 1211-5 P J Brennan 137
2/11 02 Mar 2019 Nbu 26F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Carole's Destrier (1½L)   12/1 1210-13 P J Brennan 137
8 3

chased leaders, reminders and outpaced 14th, rallied under pressure before 19th, ridden after 4 out, weakened before next

12/1 9 10-0 (oh3) p Conor Shoemark 135 3
Won/12 13 Oct 2018 Chp 23½F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £22,155 (J) bt Traffic Fluide (2¼L)   14/1 910-6 Mr S Waley-Cohen 130
Won/11 16 Nov 2018 Che 25F Gd  Cl3 AmHcpCh £15,598 (J) bt Station Master (8L)   9/2 911-8 Mr S Waley-Cohen 135
PU/12 01 Dec 2018 Nbu 26F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £142,375 (J) to Sizing Tennessee  15/2 910-8 Mr S Waley-Cohen 139
3/23 14 Mar 2019 Che 26F GS  Cl2 AmHcpCh £41,510 (J) to Any Second Now (7¼L)   22/1 1011-10 Mr S Waley-Cohen 142
2/15 27 Apr 2019 San 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,405 (J) to Talkischeap (10L)   8/1 1010-8 Mr S Waley-Cohen 142
9 6

always behind, tailed off

25/1 11 10-7 b Charlie Deutsch 142
6/10 08 Dec 2018 Chp 23½F Hy  Cl2 HcpCh £12,660 (J) to Ramses De Teillee (29L)   9/1 1111-11 Charlie Deutsch 141
6/11 22 Dec 2018 Hdo 23F Hy  Cl2 HcpCh £31,280 (J) to Daklondike (25L)   14/1 1111-8 H F Nugent 138
Won/17 05 Jan 2019 San 24F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £61,900 (J) bt Theatre Guide (15L)   7/1 1211-3 Charlie Deutsch 135
10/16 02 Feb 2019 San 24F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £30,950 (J) to Classic Ben (36L)   12/1 1211-10 H F Nugent 144
3/11 02 Mar 2019 Nbu 26F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Carole's Destrier (4L)   12/1 1211-4 Charlie Deutsch 142
PU/6 17 Mar 2019 Car 24½F Hy  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Takingrisks  10/3 2Fav 1211-12 Charlie Deutsch 144
10 24

mid-division, headway chasing leaders before 14th, weakened 17th, tailed off

25/1 10 10-0 (oh3) b B S Hughes 135 3
4/8 09 Dec 2018 Kel 22½F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £18,990 (J) to Cultram Abbey (9¼L)   2/1 Fav 1010-10 Sam Twiston-Davies 131
9/17 05 Jan 2019 San 24F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £61,900 (J) to Houblon Des Obeaux (42L)   14/1 1110-12 T J O'Brien 130
11 19

always towards rear, struggling when blundered 18th (water) tailed off

50/1 13 10-3 Aidan Coleman 138 2
PU

held up towards rear, never on terms, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out

6/1 Fav 9 11-12 Sam Twiston-Davies 161
11/18 08 Dec 2018 Ain 26F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,195 (J) to Walk In The Mill (62L)   9/2 Fav 911-10 Sam Twiston-Davies 158
8/10 12 Jan 2019 War 25F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £15,640 (J) to Keeper Hill (11L)   12/1 1011-12 Sam Twiston-Davies 152
5/13 16 Feb 2019 Hdo 24½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,996 (J) to Sykes (11¼L)   7/1 1011-12 J Nailor 147
PU

towards rear, tailed off and pulled up before 19th

16/1 10 11-5 R P McLernon 154
6/8 10 Nov 2018 Ain 24½F Gd  Cl2 HcpHdl £12,512 (J) to Abolitionist (24L)   16/1 1011-12 R P McLernon 148
3/8 16 Feb 2019 Asc 24F GS  Cl1 HcpChList £42,712 (J) to Calipto (9¼L)   14/1 1111-3 R P McLernon 152
7/40 06 Apr 2019 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £500,000 (J) to Tiger Roll (28L)   66/1 1110-12 J J Burke 152
2/17 04 May 2019 Pun 31F Gd/Y  HcpCh €29,500 (J) to Cloudy Morning (18L)   12/1 1111-10 J S McGarvey 145
PU

led until after 2nd, led again before next, headed 6th, chased leaders, hit 17th, weakened 19th, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out

8/1 8 10-8 b Mr N McParlan (3) 146
6/18 08 Dec 2018 Ain 26F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,195 (J) to Walk In The Mill (22L)   12/1 810-12 Mr S Waley-Cohen 146
PU

always in rear, tailed off and pulled up before 3 out

20/1 8 10-10 b H Cobden 145
2/15 17 Nov 2018 Che 27½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £33,762 (J) to Rock The Kasbah (1¼L)   14/1 810-9 T J O'Brien 143
6/8 08 Dec 2018 San 29F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £30,950 (J) to Morney Wing (32L)   7/2 J2Fav 811-11 Aidan Coleman 146
Won/7 19 Jan 2019 Tau 28½F GS  Cl2 Ch £31,080 (J) bt The Last Samuri (6L)   7/1 910-12 Aidan Coleman 146
4/15 16 Feb 2019 Hdo 28½F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £56,950 (J) to Robinsfirth (30L)   10/1 911-8 P J Brennan 152
PU/24 12 Mar 2019 Che 25F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £61,897 (J) to Beware The Bear  33/1 911-8 Aidan Coleman 151
PU

chased leaders, led after 2nd until before next, chased leaders, jumped slowly 17th, weakened next, pulled up before 3 out

25/1 8 10-2 b Miss G Andrews (3) 140
PU/16 27 Oct 2018 Che 25F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £37,140 (J) to Relentless Dreamer  25/1 810-6 Wayne Hutchinson 137
PU

mounted on course, always towards rear, no chance when blundered 4 out, pulled up after next

12/1 9 10-3 Jamie Bargary 138
11/12 13 Oct 2018 Chp 23½F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £22,155 (J) to The Young Master (34L)   7/2 2Fav 910-13 Sam Twiston-Davies 137
Won/5 28 Oct 2018 Wcn 26½F Fm  Cl3 HcpCh £16,245 (J) bt Ridgeway Flyer (1¾L)   7/4 Fav 911-10 Thomas Bellamy 135
PU/16 10 Nov 2018 Wcn 25F Gd  Cl1 HcpChList £34,170 (J) to Present Man  7/1 911-5 Thomas Bellamy 137
5/10 31 Mar 2019 Asc 24F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Rathlin Rose (9½L)   4/1 JFav 1011-1 Sam Twiston-Davies 137
PU

mid-division until dropped to rear after 13th, jumped slowly and pulled up after next

8/1 8 9-13 b James Bowen (3) 137
2/6 07 May 2018 Kmp 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £8,447 (J) to Bugsie Malone (1¾L)   9/2 811-12 James Bowen 136
7/9 23 Nov 2018 Asc 24F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £16,505 (J) to Favorito Buck's (56L)   11/4 Fav 811-9 S Bowen 136
10/12 22 Dec 2018 Asc 24F Sft  Cl1 HcpChList £56,950 (J) to Valtor (37L)   12/1 810-5 S Bowen 136
6/7 12 Jan 2019 Kmp 24F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £11,574 (J) to Glen Rocco (79L)   7/1 910-13 J E Moore 135
PU/13 18 Feb 2019 Car 24½F Sft  Cl3 HcpCh £11,372 (J) to Arthur's Gift  9/1 911-12 S Bowen 130
Won/5 20 Apr 2019 Hdo 28½F Gd  Cl3 HcpCh £12,512 (J) bt Lough Derg Farmer (4L)   9/2 911-3 James Bowen 125
PU

always behind, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out

12/1 8 10-2 b Nico de Boinville 137 2
PU

wore ear plugs in prelims, mid-division, headway chasing leaders 19th, weakened 4 out, pulled up before next

16/1 10 10-0 (oh2) b David Noonan 135 2
4/11 11 Nov 2018 San 24F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) to Loose Chips (13¾L)   8/1 1011-3 David Noonan 132
10/17 05 Jan 2019 San 24F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £61,900 (J) to Houblon Des Obeaux (56L)   6/1 Fav 1110-12 T Scudamore 130
U/8 15 Feb 2019 San 24F Sft  Cl3 Ch £7,736 (J) to Carlos Du Fruitier  11/4 2Fav 1112-10 Mr G Disney 128
7/13 08 Mar 2019 San 24F Sft  Cl3 AmCh £7,736 (J) to Le Reve (29L)   13/2 1112-10 Mr G Disney 128
Won/10 31 Mar 2019 Asc 24F Gd  Cl2 HcpCh £18,768 (J) bt Van Gogh Du Granit (1¾L)   4/1 JFav 1110-5 T Scudamore 127
9/23 13 Apr 2019 Ayr 32F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £122,442 (J) to Takingrisks (35L)   33/1 1110-0 T Scudamore 134
Pace Summary
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £9.40
Tote Win £6.60 (16)
Tote Place £2.50 (16) , £2.60 (4) , £7.50 (5) , £7.60 (15)
Tote Swinger £163.20 (4, 5) , £29.50 (4, 16) , £101.10 (5, 16)
Tote Exacta £107.00 (16, 4)
Tote Trifecta £7458.90 (16, 4, 5)
CSF £85.24 (16, 4)
Tricast £2057.81 (16, 4, 5)