16:20 Ascot 21 Jun 2018

Gold Cup (Group 1) (British Champions Series) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £283,550 - 9 ran

4

2m 3f 210y

Good to Firm (Watered)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Black, yellow cap (Mr B E Nielsen)

9. Stradivarius (IRE) (6)

tracked leaders on inside, switched left over 2f out, went 2nd inside final 2f, ridden to lead over 1f out, joined inside final furlong, stayed on strongly to assert final 100 yards

7/4 JFav 4 9-1 118 L DettoriJ H M Gosden
2 ¾
Green, red epaulets (H H Aga Khan)

6. Vazirabad (FR) (5)

held up towards rear, good headway between horses over 2f out, 2nd and every chance 1f out, pressed winner until no extra final 100 yards

9/2 6 9-2 117 C SoumillonA De Royer Dupre
3 hd
Orange, royal blue stars, striped sleeves, orange cap (Te Akau Torcedor(Mngr David Ellis))

5. Torcedor (IRE) (9)

tracked leader, led narrowly over 3f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, 3rd and one pace inside final furlong, kept on pressing for 2nd, not pace of winner

14/1 6 9-2 p 115 C O'DonoghueMrs J Harrington
4 3
Royal blue, orange disc, striped sleeves and cap (M Tabor,d Smith,mrsj Magnier,l William)

2. Order Of St George (IRE) (7)

bit reluctant going to post, tracked leaders, pushed along over 4f out, ridden and went 2nd over 2f out, every chance until winner quickened on over 1f out, hung right and weakened inside final furlong

7/4 JFav 6 9-2 123 R L MooreA P O'Brien
5 7
Pink, emerald green chevron, halved sleeves, quartered cap (Mrs Fitri Hay)

3. Scotland (GER) (1)

held up in 6th, pushed along on outside over 3f out, 5th and no impression when switched left inside final 2f

50/1 7 9-2 h 103 Jim CrowleyA M Balding
6
White, red chevron, hooped sleeves, red cap (Mr Mohammed Jaber)

4. Sheikhzayedroad (4)

held up in 5th, some headway on outside and hung right from over 2f out, plugged on in 6th and no impression final 2f

33/1 9 9-2 h 113 M HarleyD M Simcock
7
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

1. Max Dynamite (FR) (8)

steadied start, held up in rear, ridden and outpaced over 2f out, no chance when slightly hampered inside final 2f, never a factor

20/1 8 9-2 111 W BuickW P Mullins
8 8
Dark blue, beige epaulets (Mr Norman Brunskill)

8. Mount Moriah (3)

led and set steady pace until halfway, headed over 3f out, ridden and lost 2nd over 2f out, weakened inside final 2f

33/1 4 9-1 111 Harry BentleyR M Beckett
9 29
Light blue, red chevron, dark blue sleeves, white stars, light blue cap, red star (C Benham/ D Whitford/ L Quinn/ K Quinn)

7. Desert Skyline (IRE) (2)

always behind, never a factor, tailed off

11/1 4 9-1 p 112 S De SousaD R C Elsworth
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Off Time: 16:20:34

Winning Time: 4m 21.08s

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2018 23:51:36

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

tracked leaders on inside, switched left over 2f out, went 2nd inside final 2f, ridden to lead over 1f out, joined inside final furlong, stayed on strongly to assert final 100 yards

7/4 JFav 4 9-1 L Dettori 118
Won/7 31 Jul 2018 Gwo 16F Gd  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) bt Torcedor (½)   4/5 Fav 49-9 Andrea Atzeni 118
Won/9 24 Aug 2018 Yor 16½F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £127,598 (F) bt Count Octave ()   4/11 Fav 49-6 L Dettori 118
2 ¾

held up towards rear, good headway between horses over 2f out, 2nd and every chance 1f out, pressed winner until no extra final 100 yards

9/2 6 9-2 C Soumillon 117
3 hd

tracked leader, led narrowly over 3f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, 3rd and one pace inside final furlong, kept on pressing for 2nd, not pace of winner

14/1 6 9-2 p C O'Donoghue 115
2/7 31 Jul 2018 Gwo 16F Gd  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius (½)   10/3 2Fav 69-9 C O'Donoghue 117
4 3

bit reluctant going to post, tracked leaders, pushed along over 4f out, ridden and went 2nd over 2f out, every chance until winner quickened on over 1f out, hung right and weakened inside final furlong

7/4 JFav 6 9-2 R L Moore 123
5 7

held up in 6th, pushed along on outside over 3f out, 5th and no impression when switched left inside final 2f

50/1 7 9-2 h Jim Crowley 103
3/5 14 Jul 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 Grp3 £36,862 (F) to Dylan Mouth (1)   11/2 79-0 David Probert 105
7/7 03 Aug 2018 Gwo 12F GF  Cl1 Grp3 £56,710 (F) to Mirage Dancer (13)   11/1 79-1 Jim Crowley 108
13/20 25 Aug 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl2 Hcp £311,250 (F) to Muntahaa (13)   33/1 79-8 Jason Watson 108
6

held up in 5th, some headway on outside and hung right from over 2f out, plugged on in 6th and no impression final 2f

33/1 9 9-2 h M Harley 113
3/8 14 Sep 2018 Don 18F GS  Cl1 Grp2 £56,710 (F) to Thomas Hobson ()   5/1 99-5 M Harley 110
7

steadied start, held up in rear, ridden and outpaced over 2f out, no chance when slightly hampered inside final 2f, never a factor

20/1 8 9-2 W Buick 111
11/20 02 Aug 2018 Gal 16F Sft  HcpHdl €177,000 (J) to Sharjah (14½)   8/1 810-13 R Walsh 138
7/9 24 Aug 2018 Yor 16½F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £127,598 (F) to Stradivarius (14¼)   18/1 89-3 David Egan 110
2/8 14 Sep 2018 Don 18F GS  Cl1 Grp2 £56,710 (F) to Thomas Hobson (½)   8/1 89-5 Andrea Atzeni 106
8 8
Dark blue, beige epaulets (Mr Norman Brunskill)

8. Mount Moriah (3)

led and set steady pace until halfway, headed over 3f out, ridden and lost 2nd over 2f out, weakened inside final 2f

33/1 4 9-1 Harry Bentley 111
9 29

always behind, never a factor, tailed off

11/1 4 9-1 p S De Sousa 112
6/7 31 Jul 2018 Gwo 16F Gd  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius ()   14/1 49-9 S De Sousa 112
4/9 24 Aug 2018 Yor 16½F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £127,598 (F) to Stradivarius ()   14/1 49-3 W Buick 112
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Off Time: 16:20:34

Winning Time: 4m 21.08s

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2018 23:51:36

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £3.10
Tote Win £2.60 (9)
Tote Place £1.10 (9) , £1.40 (6) , £3.40 (5)
Tote Swinger £7.90 (5, 6) , £3.40 (5, 9) , £1.70 (6, 9)
Tote Exacta £9.90 (9, 6)
Tote Trifecta £64.80 (9, 6, 5)
CSF £10.22 (9, 6)
Tricast £84.86 (9, 6, 5)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good to Firm 14 Big Orange 7 6 9 2 - 1030-41 28 days M Bell (88 miles) James Doyle 5/1 4:22.40
2016 Soft 17 Order Of St George 10 4 9 0 - 22111-1 13 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) R L Moore 10/11 4:26.21
2015 Good to Firm 12 Trip To Paris 13 4 9 0 - 4-41112 21 days E Dunlop (88 miles) G Lee 12/1 4:22.61
2014 Good to Firm 13 Leading Light 14 4 9 0 - 11110-1 32 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) J P O'Brien 10/11 4:21.09
2013 Good to Firm 14 Estimate 5 4 8 11 - 71133-1 50 days Sir M Stoute (88 miles) R L Moore 7/2 4:20.51
2012 Good to Soft 9 Colour Vision 5 4 9 0 - 85133-1 50 days S bin Suroor (88 miles) L Dettori 6/1 4:42.05
2011 Good to Soft 15 Fame And Glory 3 5 9 2 - 1115-11 18 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) J P Spencer 11/8 4:37.51
2010 Good to Firm 12 Rite Of Passage 13 6 9 2 - 411113 92 days D K Weld (266 miles) P J Smullen 20/1 4:16.92
2009 Good to Firm 9 Yeats 6 8 9 2 - 11151-6 53 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) Johnny Murtagh 6/4 4:20.73
2008 Good to Firm 10 Yeats 4 7 9 2 - 11113-1 53 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) Johnny Murtagh 11/8 0:00.00