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15:30 Cheltenham 17 Mar 2017

Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (Grade 1) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £327,462 - 13 ran

3m 2f 70y

Good

4
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Emerald green, yellow chevron and sleeves, red cap (Ann & Alan Potts Partnership)

12. Sizing John

held up in rear early, closed into mid-division 5th, effort after 4 out, challenged 2 out, soon led, stayed on well flat, ridden out

7/1 7 11-10 164 R M PowerMrs J Harrington
2
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

7. Minella Rocco (IRE)

held up in rear, outpaced after 3 out, rallied last, soon went 4th, stayed on well flat, went 2nd post, no impression on winner

18/1 7 11-10 t p1 158 N D FehilyJonjo O'Neill
3 shd
Red and purple (quartered), yellow sleeves, red cap (Brocade Racing)

9. Native River (IRE)

prominent, led 3rd, headed 7th, led 15th, not fluent 4 out, ridden and headed 2 out, stayed on under pressure flat but no impression on winner, went 2nd towards finish, lost 2nd post

7/2 2Fav 7 11-10 p 168 R JohnsonC L Tizzard
4 ½
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

4. Djakadam (FR)

tracked leaders going well, switched right before 16th, close 2nd 18th, led when mistake 2 out, soon headed, no extra and lost 2 places towards finish

3/1 Fav 8 11-10 168 R WalshW P Mullins
5 3
Black and white (halved), red sleeves and cap (The Stewart Family)

11. Saphir Du Rheu (FR)

held up in touch on outside, lost a bit of ground on leaders 6th, closed 13th, 4th 2 out, no impression, stayed on same pace

33/1 8 11-10 156 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
6
Emerald Green, Yellow hoops, Emerald Green cap, White star (Mr John P McManus)

8. More Of That (IRE)

held up in rear, struggling after 3 out, effort on outside 2 out, never threatened, stayed on same pace

14/1 9 11-10 p 157 Aidan ColemanJonjo O'Neill
7 10
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

1. Bristol De Mai (FR)

prominent, led 2nd, headed next, stayed handy, hit 3 out, soon ridden, 6th and beaten when blundered last, weakened flat

16/1 6 11-10 166 D A JacobN A Twiston-Davies
8 7
Grey and maroon diamonds, grey sleeves (Mrs Peter Andrews)

13. Smad Place (FR)

in touch, ridden and weakened before 2 out

50/1 10 11-10 162 Wayne HutchinsonA King
9 nk
Light blue, pink chevrons, light blue sleeves, light blue cap, pink star (Mr R S Brookhouse)

2. Champagne West (IRE)

took keen hold, led until hit 2nd, prominent, led 7th, headed 15th, lost place 3 out, weakened next

14/1 9 11-10 166 D J MullinsH de Bromhead
10 24
Maroon, white star, armlets and star on cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

10. Outlander (IRE)

towards rear, not fluent 2nd, pushed briefly 14th, outpaced after next, struggling 4 out, well beaten when hampered 3 out

10/1 9 11-10 164 B J CooperG Elliott
F
Royal blue, pink star on body and cap, royal blue sleeves, pink stars (Mrs Jean R Bishop)

3. Cue Card

mid-division, not fluent 11th, not clear run and switched right before 16th, niggled along after 4 out, yet to really close when fell 3 out

9/2 11 11-10 t 170 P J BrennanC L Tizzard
PU
Light blue, maroon spots and sleeves, light blue cap (Mr A McIver)

6. Irish Cavalier (IRE)

not always fluent, mid-division on inside, lost place 4th, mistake 11th, behind 13th, pulled up before 17th

66/1 8 11-10 p 156 P TownendMiss R Curtis
U
Orange, black star and star on cap (Mrs Jane Williams & Mr Len Jakeman)

14. Tea For Two

held up in rear when bad mistake and unseated rider 2nd

40/1 8 11-10 153 Lizzie KellyNick Williams
  Non Runner

Off Time: 15:30:34

Winning Time: 6m 36.30s

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2017 01:42:28

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

held up in rear early, closed into mid-division 5th, effort after 4 out, challenged 2 out, soon led, stayed on well flat, ridden out

7/1 7 11-10 R M Power 164
Won/6 26 Apr 2017 Pun 24½F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €147,500 (J) bt Djakadam (shd)   9/10 Fav 711-10 R M Power 168
Won/6 10 Dec 2017 Pun 20F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 €50,150 (J) bt Djakadam (7L)   2/1 2Fav 711-10 R M Power 168
7/12 28 Dec 2017 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,500 (J) to Road To Respect (32L)   9/10 Fav 711-10 R M Power 170
2

held up in rear, outpaced after 3 out, rallied last, soon went 4th, stayed on well flat, went 2nd post, no impression on winner

18/1 7 11-10 t p1 N D Fehily 158
4/7 19 Oct 2017 Pun 25F Y/Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 €23,600 (J) to Road To Respect (10¼L)   7/4 Fav 711-0 B J Geraghty -
PU/8 18 Nov 2017 Che 27½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £28,475 (J) to Perfect Candidate  9/2 J2Fav 711-12 B J Geraghty 166
4/12 28 Dec 2017 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,500 (J) to Road To Respect (9L)   25/1 711-10 M P Walsh 163
F/10 04 Feb 2018 Leo 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €113,000 (J) to Edwulf  12/1 811-10 M P Walsh 161
3 shd

prominent, led 3rd, headed 7th, led 15th, not fluent 4 out, ridden and headed 2 out, stayed on under pressure flat but no impression on winner, went 2nd towards finish, lost 2nd post

7/2 2Fav 7 11-10 p R Johnson 168
Won/3 10 Feb 2018 Nbu 23½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £28,475 (J) bt Cloudy Dream (12L)   8/11 Fav 811-6 R Johnson 166
4 ½

tracked leaders going well, switched right before 16th, close 2nd 18th, led when mistake 2 out, soon headed, no extra and lost 2 places towards finish

3/1 Fav 8 11-10 R Walsh 168
2/6 26 Apr 2017 Pun 24½F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €147,500 (J) to Sizing John (shd)   5/2 2Fav 811-10 R Walsh 165
2/6 10 Dec 2017 Pun 20F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 €50,150 (J) to Sizing John (7L)   5/4 Fav 811-10 P Townend 167
PU/12 28 Dec 2017 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,500 (J) to Road To Respect  8/1 811-10 D J Mullins 166
3/10 04 Feb 2018 Leo 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €113,000 (J) to Edwulf (10¼L)   13/2 911-10 Mr P W Mullins 165
5 3

held up in touch on outside, lost a bit of ground on leaders 6th, closed 13th, 4th 2 out, no impression, stayed on same pace

33/1 8 11-10 Sam Twiston-Davies 156
U/40 08 Apr 2017 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to One For Arthur  16/1 811-5 Sam Twiston-Davies 156
3/3 10 Feb 2018 Nbu 23½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £28,475 (J) to Native River (36L)   10/3 911-0 Sam Twiston-Davies 160
6

held up in rear, struggling after 3 out, effort on outside 2 out, never threatened, stayed on same pace

14/1 9 11-10 p Aidan Coleman 157
PU/40 08 Apr 2017 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to One For Arthur  16/1 911-6 B J Geraghty 157
6/8 04 Nov 2017 Dro 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €82,600 (J) to Outlander (40L)   14/1 911-10 B J Geraghty 157
PU/9 15 Dec 2017 Che 30F GS  Cl2 HcpCh £21,896 (J) to Bless The Wings  4/1 J2Fav 911-12 Aidan Coleman 157
3/3 23 Dec 2017 Asc 21F GS  Cl2 Ch £16,245 (J) to Coney Island (35L)   6/1 911-7 M P Walsh 155
7 10

prominent, led 2nd, headed next, stayed handy, hit 3 out, soon ridden, 6th and beaten when blundered last, weakened flat

16/1 6 11-10 D A Jacob 166
5/7 06 Apr 2017 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,195 (J) to Tea For Two (25L)   9/2 611-7 D A Jacob 162
Won/8 04 Nov 2017 Wth 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) bt Blaklion (½L)   6/1 611-6 D A Jacob 159
Won/6 25 Nov 2017 Hdo 25½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 £112,540 (J) bt Cue Card (57L)   11/10 Fav 611-7 D A Jacob 160
6/8 26 Dec 2017 Kmp 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £128,138 (J) to Might Bite (26L)   3/1 2Fav 611-10 D A Jacob 173
3/8 27 Jan 2018 Che 25½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) to Definitly Red (10¼L)   7/4 Fav 711-6 D A Jacob 167
8 7

in touch, ridden and weakened before 2 out

50/1 10 11-10 Wayne Hutchinson 162
3/7 06 Apr 2017 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,195 (J) to Tea For Two (15¼L)   10/1 1011-7 Wayne Hutchinson 161
Won/12 29 Oct 2017 Ain 20F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd2 £39,389 (J) bt Cloudy Dream (¾L)   12/1 1011-3 Wayne Hutchinson 159
5/9 25 Nov 2017 Asc 21F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £39,865 (J) to Top Notch (27L)   5/2 JFav 1011-7 Wayne Hutchinson 164
4/6 13 Jan 2018 Kmp 20½F GS  Cl1 ChList £22,780 (J) to Waiting Patiently (12¼L)   9/2 1111-6 Wayne Hutchinson 163
9 nk

took keen hold, led until hit 2nd, prominent, led 7th, headed 15th, lost place 3 out, weakened next

14/1 9 11-10 D J Mullins 166
4/6 26 Apr 2017 Pun 24½F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €147,500 (J) to Sizing John (44L)   14/1 911-10 D J Mullins 166
5/6 16 Nov 2017 Clo 20½F SH  Cl1 ChGd2 €29,500 (J) to Alpha Des Obeaux (66L)   7/2 911-5 A E Lynch 163
3/4 01 Jan 2018 Trm 21F Hy  Cl1 ChList €18,450 (J) to Bachasson (54L)   11/4 J2Fav 1011-9 D Robinson 162
PU/15 25 Jan 2018 Gow 25F Hy  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Monbeg Notorious  20/1 1011-10 D Robinson 159
10 24

towards rear, not fluent 2nd, pushed briefly 14th, outpaced after next, struggling 4 out, well beaten when hampered 3 out

10/1 9 11-10 B J Cooper 164
PU/6 26 Apr 2017 Pun 24½F Gd/Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €147,500 (J) to Sizing John  8/1 911-10 B J Cooper 164
6/7 19 Oct 2017 Pun 25F Y/Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 €23,600 (J) to Road To Respect (42L)   8/1 911-10 J W Kennedy -
Won/8 04 Nov 2017 Dro 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €82,600 (J) bt Road To Respect (½L)   16/1 911-10 J W Kennedy 163
3/6 25 Nov 2017 Hdo 25½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 £112,540 (J) to Bristol De Mai (66L)   5/1 911-7 J W Kennedy 166
3/12 28 Dec 2017 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,500 (J) to Road To Respect (3½L)   16/1 911-10 Rachael Blackmore 164
2/10 04 Feb 2018 Leo 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €113,000 (J) to Edwulf (nk)   6/1 1011-10 J W Kennedy 163
F

mid-division, not fluent 11th, not clear run and switched right before 16th, niggled along after 4 out, yet to really close when fell 3 out

9/2 11 11-10 t P J Brennan 170
2/7 06 Apr 2017 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,195 (J) to Tea For Two (nk)   2/1 Fav 1111-7 P J Brennan 170
F/8 04 Nov 2017 Wth 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) to Bristol De Mai  5/2 2Fav 1111-6 P J Brennan 168
2/6 25 Nov 2017 Hdo 25½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 £112,540 (J) to Bristol De Mai (57L)   2/1 2Fav 1111-7 Harry Cobden 168
2/7 17 Feb 2018 Asc 21F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £85,425 (J) to Waiting Patiently (2¾L)   9/1 1211-7 P J Brennan 168
PU

not always fluent, mid-division on inside, lost place 4th, mistake 11th, behind 13th, pulled up before 17th

66/1 8 11-10 p P Townend 156
11/29 07 Apr 2017 Ain 21F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £67,356 (J) to Ultragold (30L)   33/1 811-11 P Townend 156
3/14 26 Apr 2017 Pun 20F Gd/Y  Cl1 HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Sizing Granite (7¼L)   12/1 811-10 P Townend 155
PU/6 16 Jun 2017 New 21F GF  Cl2 HcpCh £14,076 (J) to Alcala  11/4 2Fav 811-12 P Townend 155
U

held up in rear when bad mistake and unseated rider 2nd

40/1 8 11-10 Lizzie Kelly 153
Won/7 06 Apr 2017 Ain 25F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,195 (J) bt Cue Card (nk)   10/1 811-7 Lizzie Kelly 153
9/12 29 Oct 2017 Ain 20F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd2 £39,389 (J) to Smad Place (41L)   11/1 811-8 Lizzie Kelly 164
4/6 25 Nov 2017 Hdo 25½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 £112,540 (J) to Bristol De Mai (67L)   9/1 811-7 Lizzie Kelly 164
3/8 26 Dec 2017 Kmp 24F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 £128,138 (J) to Might Bite (3L)   20/1 811-10 Lizzie Kelly 164
PU/8 27 Jan 2018 Che 25½F Hy  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) to Definitly Red  17/2 911-6 Lizzie Kelly 164
 

NonRunner

Non Runner
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Native River 3rd Sizing John 1st
Djakadam 4th Minella Rocco 2nd
Bristol De Mai 7th Saphir Du Rheu 5th
Champagne West 9th More Of That 6th
Outlander 10th
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £8.60
Tote Win £7.80 (12)
Tote Place £2.30 (12) , £5.10 (7) , £1.80 (9)
Tote Swinger £11.50 (7, 9) , £23.30 (7, 12) , £5.20 (9, 12)
Tote Exacta £130.80 (12, 7)
Tote Trifecta £584.20 (12, 7, 9)
CSF £116.96 (12, 7)
Tricast £521.34 (12, 7, 9)